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BlackberrRye Ale - East End Brewing Company

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BlackberrRye Ale
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81
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11 Ratings
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Ratings: 11
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 10.2%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
East End Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  3.70% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: IronCitySteve on 09-30-2011)
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KAP1356

Pennsylvania

3.43/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Grabbed a growler of this for my best friend when he came out to visit. From the Brewery. Poured into an East End pint glass...

A - Pours a nice golden brown color that reminds me of darker golden raisins. A nice 1 finger fizzy, eggshell white head forms about 1 finger thick and quickly recedes to a cap of the same color.

S - Smell is nice, but lacks a lot of what I was hoping to get. There is a bunch of malts up front, caramel, and some brediness. Very faint blackberry scent that I had to search for a bit. Rye doesn't jump out, but as it warmed, I picked up a little on it.

T - Taste is better with the blackberry coming through much more on the palate. Caramel and bready malts come next mixed with a grainy spice flavor that I cattribute to the rye.

M - Nice medium bodied beer with a pretty moderate carbonation. Finish is slightly spicy and dry.

O - Not bad, but not great. I really hoped there would be more blackberry in this one. Looking forward to another berry-rye offering from them to see if it is any different.

Serving type: growler

11-22-2011 02:06:05 | More by KAP1356
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IronCitySteve

Pennsylvania

3.35/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

From the East End/Harris Grill beer pairing dinner. Scott states this was made with 100lbs of blackberries. We had the first pull.

A: Pours a orangish brownish red color with a small off white foam head. There is nice amount of lacing. Looks really nice.

S: The smell was not overly appearing. Not much rye or blackberry scents coming through. The main smell was a mild caramel back bone.

T: Starts off with a decent amount of rye spice up front. In the middle the caramel comes out. On the back end there is a mild amount of blackberry that starts to balance out the rye, but there needs more blackberry.

M: A nice light to medium bodied beer that leaves a dry rye spice tast on the palate.

O: I was really looking forward to trying this brew. I was hoping there would be more blackberry flavor coming through but it drank more like a rye ale.

Serving type: on-tap

09-30-2011 23:16:18 | More by IronCitySteve
BlackberrRye Ale from East End Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 11 ratings.