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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.47/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
A bodacious, sticky, double red with luscious caramel and malt notes and deep layers of hops.

Alemax's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Alemax (16) - Louisville, Colorado, USA - FEB 5, 2013
Deep red color. Nose of sweet citrusy hops. Rich hops at the start followed by a Ritchie sweet malt character.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
neepsntatties (1369) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 24, 2015
On tap at Wynkoop. Colour...dark, garnet-amber with a thin ecru head. Nose...fairly hoppy with some boiled sweets and field dust. Palate...frothy, very malt and quite hoppy with dark fruits and dust coated hop cones. The back palate and finish are very bitter and semi cloying. Not a wide range of flavours but a solid impy red.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HIGHB4LL (835) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 19, 2014
On tap at brewery October 01, 2014. Appearance: finger khaki head that lasts, amber color, light cloudy. Aroma: malty sweet, light grapefruit, light caramel, floral. Palate: medium body, average carbonation, bitter finish, sticky texture. Taste: sweet caramel into solid grapefruit bitterness that lasts. Overall, very much enjoyed this beer. Not watery, good tastes, like the body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DiarmaidBHK (3724) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 5, 2014
Can from Hazel’s beverage mart. Pours deep red with an inch of white foam that fades pretty quickly. It leaves behind a lot of lacing. a bit of pine on the nose. a little bit of pine on the tongue but it’s faint. It hides its alcohol fairly well but it’s a bit boring considering the style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DocJitsu (1264) - Florida, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Pours a dull brown-amber with a creamy, shirt eggshell colored head. Fruity and caramel nose. Thick, sticky, and astringent. Caramel and fruitiness with some citrus hops emerging midway.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
agntorange (4) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 9, 2014 does not count
A- a deep reddish-amber with a thick, mouse-like light khacki head with long retention S- Deep layers of sweet caramely malt with hints of fruityness similar to raisins, dates and figs comingle with the layered earthy, spicy and citric hop notes. T- surprisingly hoppy considering the nose. Dark, fruitbread like notes. Slight caramely, malt sweetness, is balanced out by the sweet, fruity citrusy notes offered by the hops M/F- a smooth medium boddied ale that has found a way to use hops as a major player without abusiing the palate, instead offering bittsrness in the long, dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewMstr (129) - Pleasant View, Utah, USA - JUL 7, 2014
Beautiful red pour with cream white head. Aroma is hoppy though complex - fruits, toffee, etc. Taste is very hop forward with mellow aftertaste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tide (2233) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUN 29, 2014
Can from Hazel’s beverage world. Hazy dark copper color, beige head. Bitter taste with grapefruit, caramel, hops, berries, resin and a bit of pine. Bitter finish with grapefruit, caramel and resin. Very nice imperial red / american strong.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (17269) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 22, 2014
Can at fyne fest... Deep red... Thin tan lacing... Soft dry sweet caramel nose... Light sweet fruits... Light spicy fruit

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
roxtersoxter (358) - McKinney, Texas, USA - JUN 5, 2014
Pours dark amber with thin white on tap. Aroma of hops, maple, oak, and citrus. Excellent flavor of cascade hops with hint of caramel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JBPortland (1183) - Portland, Maine, USA - MAY 12, 2014
12oz can thanks to robloc303 pours clear ruby red with a finger of head. Nose is piney caramel, new plastic, oranges. Taste is syrupy sweet malty fruit notes, cherry, bread, maple, some faint pine. Finish is earthy dark fruity bread, berries, bitter, sweet.

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