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Formerly brewed at Avery Brewing Company
Style: Amber Ale
Boulder, Colorado USA

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RATINGS: 461   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38/5   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Some beer lovers enjoy a rich, malty brew, while others go more for hoppy beers. Our brewmaster likes both - as evidenced by this rich and caramelly amber ale with the distinct flavor and bouquet of Cascade hops. Reaching the perfect balance of crystal malt sweetness and hop bitterness took plenty of time and effort, making Redpoint the perfect beer for toasting your most recent success.

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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
slowrunner77 (11032) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 18, 2014
"for a supposedly british style brewery, this ones pretty stinkin hoppy. looks unassuming, but between the aroma and the taste, this is a highly enjoyable bitter, floral, grapefruity ipa. well done."

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (22909) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Sat July 10, 2010 Draught at Pizzeria Paradiso, courtesy of RJ and Darian, thank you sirs! Bright amber color, off white head, great lacing. Aroma of caramel and light spice. Taste is white pepper and malt. Nice.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ads135 (4343) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Pretty good as far as amber beers go. Very balanced, mildly sweet with a biscuity honey flavor.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Viper666 (3278) - Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 11, 2013
Bouteille 12oz. De couleur cuivre-brune et claire. Nez malt de caramel lgrement rti, moyen de houblon floral aux notes citriques et rsineuses avec des traces de chocolat. Moyennement ronde en bouche avec un ptillement moyen et une texture lgrement rsineuse et aux notes crmeuses. Got lger-moyen amer de houblon citrique aux notes rsineuses (prsent en arrire-got toute la gorge) avec des notes fruites (agrumes) lors de lentre en bouche auquel se rajoute un got malt de caramel sucr lgrement rti ainsi quun lger got de pain grill puis en finale, lamertume de houblon se veut lgrement plus rsineuse et herbeuse en plus dtre accompagn de traces de chocolat et de noix. Post-got moyen-long et un peu sec, moyen-lger amer de houblon lgrement citrique, rsineux et herbeux. (2006)

3.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Discgolfin (36) - - FEB 16, 2012
Pours ruby red from bottle. Amazing aroma..big hops and. sugars. Aroma does this beers justice, flavir is mice but loses something in way if hops a sweet malts.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
redpooba (404) - Texas, USA - JAN 17, 2012
This is what I think of when I want a simple go-to beer, body, flavor, and simple lingering.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ernesto987 (5832) - Arizona, USA - MAY 7, 2011
UPDATED: JUN 9, 2011 Great aroma, excellent hop profile, lots of cascade: flavor is not as interesting, lightly sweet malts, light hops

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Thorpe429 (5035) - , Illinois, USA - FEB 16, 2011
On tap at the brewery in August 2009. Reviewed from notes. Pours a moderate amber color with an off white head and a bit of lacing. Nose brings forward some amber and caramel malt with a tiny bit of roasted character as well as some light citrus and floral hops. Taste brings a dry, doughy character along with moderate caramel sweetness. Slight citrus bitterness. Medium body with a bit of dryness. Drinks fairly well, but is somewhat bland. Serving type: on-tap Reviewed on: 10-13-2010

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
beerbill (3615) - Laurel, New York, USA - JAN 24, 2011
12 oz. bottle. Pours a hazy amber with a moderate off-white head that lasted through the first quarter of the glass and left partial lace. Mild aroma of malt and really not much else. No hops in the nose at all. The flavor is very malty with a bit of nuts. The malt morphs into a sweet stale malt flavor with some overripe orange. Mild-moderate bitterness at the finish. Not real crazy about this one.

2.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AlephNull3 (114) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 5, 2010
Pours a cloudy like brown -reddish hue with light head. Aroma, I cant smell anything. Taste a little watered down, slight hint of the alcohol flavor you get from Imperial IPA(s). Got this beer in a variety case and I have to say so far this is not a good showing for Avery, who makes a delicious I mean breathtaking IPA in the Avery dunga (something like that).


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