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Boomers Red Ale - Central City Brewing

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Boomers Red Ale
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Ratings: 1
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.1
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Central City Brewing visit their website
British Columbia, Canada

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Renamed Red Racer ESB.

(Beer added by: Derek on 07-29-2009)
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British Columbia (Canada)

4.1/5  rDev 0%

They call it a bitter, but I think with this hopping it's more of a pale ale.

Copper-bronze with an offwhite head, good retention & lacing.

Aroma of Marmalade, citrus & caramel.

Hops are really upfront in the flavour. I'm not generally a fan of UK hops (EKG & Fuggles), but these are great (whatever they are). Plenty of marmalade & citrus with a great bitterness. Some caramel & biscuity malt flavours really back up the hops. Good stuff. Leaning towards a 4.5.

Moderate body, very drinkable.

What they say:
"The use of crystal malts lends this beer its flavour and colour profile. Tempered with hops from the United Kingdom, this English bitter is an appetizer on its own, or a fine accompaniment to a roast beef, pork or chicken entr��e."

07-29-2009 01:35:36 | More by Derek
Boomers Red Ale from Central City Brewing
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