RATINGS: 433   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57/5   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
Brewed in the bold spirit of Alaska, Sockeye Red IPA is a finely crafted Pacific Northwest-style India Pale Ale with a real bite. Ample pale two-row malt creates a fresh, firm body while specialty malts impart a spawning red hue. The predominant character of this fiesty catch comes from outlandish portions of Centennial, Cascade and Simcoe hops, giving this beer tremendous citrus and floral aroma and flavor.

Determined and bitter but amazingly balanced, Sockeye Red IPA is gnarly enough to take you hook, line and sinker. Forget about a bigger rig; grab a bigger glass.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Brewmaster (168) - USA - NOV 8, 2002
medium cloudy orange in color. Thick head with nice lacing. Great aroma. Not over the top hops but quite enjoyable.

j.hi (29) - - JUN 13, 2017
Tiny bubbles. Nice foggy caramel color Creamy light stout smell. Long lasting. Light hops introduction gets stronger as finish goes on but with stronger stout-porter taste. Lighter than expected but with nice long hops finish. Grew on me ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

Atom (2572) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 25, 2017
On tap at hangar on the wharf, pours a Hazy amber/orange with a small khaki head. Aroma of sweet caramel malt and sweet fruity hops, citrus orange and light pine. Taste of mildly sweet caramel and toffee with light bitter pine and citrus hops. Nice!

dnstone (3526) - Kansas City, Missouri, USA - MAY 23, 2017
Pours a copper color with a white head. Straw and pine hop aroma. Dry pine hop flavor. Notes: on tap at the brewery during our May ’17 Anchorage visit.

Bygers (1184) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 23, 2016
Bottle 0,75l. Poures a slightly cloudy amber colour with a frothy light beige head. Aroma is sweet and malty, amber malts, hops, caramel. Taste of dry toast, dry caramel and hops. Nice body, medium mouthfeel, average carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

PugUglyBrewer (791) - - NOV 19, 2016
Rich Amber color in the glass with a cream colored head. Toffee and caramel on the nose and taste with a cutting citrus bite to balance it out.

islay (3004) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 30, 2016
Approximately 15 oz. from a 22 oz. bottle, consumed on 8-28-16. Pours a surprisingly dark brown (medium brown overall) with a moderate amount of cream-colored head. Nice shade of liquid and head. Hazy liquid. Good lacing. Looks good. Toasty, floral maltiness produces a dried fruit flavor. Nice, citric hoppiness in smell. Some pine and even saltiness from the hops. Like a tangy fruit salad in aroma (blueberry, orange, melon). Really nice, hoppy-dry taste with a good, toasted to caramel malt backbone. Grapefruit, lemon, peach, and tropical fruit. Lemon / vanilla cream. Freshly baked bread crust. Nice, long, full, dry aftertaste. Medium body. Nice smoothness but not the most memorable palate. My kind of beer! Well balanced and drinkable with a lot of aroma and flavor. Strong across the board. A real winner.

BillKismet (4138) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUL 17, 2016
Caramel-bronze body with a luxurious, frothy and poofy caramel cream crown. Pine to pineapple hop nose, with a soapy leafyness. Medium-bodied, good balance between caramel malt and hops. Easy bitterness and restrained hop flavor, with winces of leafyness. A solid ESB/Red

Iphonephan (7283) - Jackson Hole/McLean, Virginia, USA - JUN 18, 2016
From a 22 oz bottle. Pours a clear amber with an ecru head. Fruity nose. Flavors of grapefruit rind and pine. Bitter finish.

dmac (6459) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - JUN 9, 2016
12oz can from SHIG. Poured a slightly cloudy amber body with a frothy light beige head. Aroma is sweet and malty, amber malts, wort, caramel, slight brown paper bag. Flavor is tonic water, dry toast, dry caramel, some molasses. Nice body, medium mouthfeel, average carbonation.

Deadpool37 (129) - - JUN 9, 2016
Pours dark reddish brown aromas very floral good bitterness decent hop citrus hints as well

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