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RATINGS: 110   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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A red ale, malty up front with a good hop and malt balance.


2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
samsmith33 (399) - - MAR 11, 2013
Slight cranbury. / yellowish Orange. /just like the Pemi pale ale...ash or char, with creamyness. Maybe it’s pine. / a bit flat. /another slightly below average beer from beer of the month.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JuliusCaesar (162) - New Hampshire, USA - JAN 14, 2013
Average all around. Mild aroma and flavors. Good beer but nothing to special.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
johnnnniee (2456) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - OCT 18, 2012
Pours a clear golden garnet color with a huge fluffy off white head that slowly dissipates and laces on the way down. Smells of caramel, mineral, and a bit of earth and spice with a hint of butter. the flavor is quite malty with caramel being the dominant taste. Earth, tart, and butter provide a bit of counter to the malty sweetness, but this one really leans to the malty side. Medium body with a moderate level of carbonation and a sweet slick mouthfeel. A buttery malt bomb how shipyard-ish. OK for what it is, but there are better red ales out there.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Leighton (11860) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 1, 2012
Bottle on the road to Hill Farmstead, consumed somewhere in MA. Pours clear amber, lightly effervescent with a moderate, off-white foam head. Lots of toasty, sugary malts in the nose, some caramel. Medium sweet flavor, more caramel ntoes, some orange, bread, very low bitterness. Light to medium bodied with average, creamy carbonation. Sugary malt finish, creamy caramel, toast, very light pine. Pretty basic stuff.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drake (8981) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - SEP 20, 2012
12 ounce bottle from Nikki’s Liquors, Providence. Pours a clear amber color with a medium sized frothy tan head. Decent head retention. Aroma of sweet berry-like fruit with caramel malts. The taste is caramel malts, stone fruits and faint hop note. Medium bodied, slight bitterness, low carbonation. Decent.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Spelt (231) - East Kingston, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 3, 2012
Cider and toffee aroma with some floral hop. Pours clear copper with a fizzy tan head. Decidely sweet. Again with strong toffee and apple character. Some bitterness on the finish. Thin body. A little cloying.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
dpmeersman (13) - Rochdale, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 31, 2011
Best thing this beer has going for it is its appearance. It has some underlying chemical odor that I can’t quite place. It’s upfront taste is hard to enjoy as that chemical order ruins it. Improves on the palate. Now being brewed under license by Shipyard Brewery. Won’t seek this one out again.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AirForceHops (3513) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - SEP 12, 2011
Purchased a 12 oz bottle from Bert’s Better Beers, Hooskett, NH. Poured into a pint glass. Clear transparent amber color. Nose of light malt and butter. Taste follows nose with a lots caramel, toffee and butter. Not bad at all, but I feel this brew is very average, like the rest of Woodstock Inn brews that I have sampled. Ok, nothing to really seek out.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
drfabulous (4183) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - SEP 2, 2011
12 ounce thanks to AirForceHops. Red ale with big caramel malt backbone. Some hops. Drinkable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
ExpendableHero (766) - Florida, USA - APR 11, 2011
Copper colored beer with an off-white head. Aromas of caramel, sugar, and molasses. Tastes of woody notes, sweet caramel, brown sugar, and ends on a slightly hoppy/bitter/woody finish. Very smooth mouth feel, and extremely easy drinking. I really enjoyed this, and would buy some if I can find it.


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