1. American Craft Beer Fest returns to Boston on May 29 & 30, featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers. Tickets are on sale now.

Global Warmer - Sixpoint Brewery

Not Rated.
Global WarmerGlobal Warmer

Educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
88
very good

821 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 821
Reviews: 133
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 9.69%
Wants: 34
Gots: 106 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Sixpoint Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: slander on 11-04-2013

An Imperial Red ale of global proportions, rich with toasted malt and enough bright hops to warm you through the winter.
View: Beers (44) | Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Global Warmer Alström Bros
Ratings: 821 | Reviews: 133 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of KYGunner
4.18/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

The color was certainly amber but it edged to an orange like iridescent hue. The head built to an inch thick layer of the most condensed foam I've ever seen.

The aromas are exceedingly hoppy with soft pine, hints of herbal tea, citrus fruit, lemon and hop cone.

The flavor is a beat over the head tangerine, with doses of grapefruit and lemon. The herbal or floral pine hop flavor is more as an aftertaste. This as all the markings of a top notch IPA, as the hops are overwhelming, but there is no malt or roast to make this even remotely similar the style.

The feel is very full and despite the carbonation that built the beautiful head, this had a moderate carbonative feel.

Judging on the expectation of an Imperial Red I'd have to say I see no resemblance but based on its own merit I find this exceptional.

Photo of Jacobob10
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of Tschnab
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of RyanOooh
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of Sammy
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of rwilde
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of stvanderwoude
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of leprechaunandfatman
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of KevinGordon
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of WolfAlynn
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of mtnwesdew
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of ChrisMon02
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of Celtics76
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of Mike099
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of Tayloraphilips
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of fitz284
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of Todd
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of tango22
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of themind
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of nh2032
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of McUbermensch
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of MarkyMOD
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of HillsdaleHops
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of millerbuffoon
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of richkrull
4/5  rDev +2%

Global Warmer from Sixpoint Brewery
88 out of 100 based on 821 ratings.