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Ruedrich's Red Seal Ale - North Coast Brewing Co.

Ruedrich's Red Seal AleRuedrich's Red Seal Ale

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,643 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1643
Reviews: 947
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 12.31%


Brewed by:
North Coast Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 06-16-1998)
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dansmcd

Australia

4/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Coppery red body under a thick foamy head and webs of lacing.

S - Floral and citrusy hops, caramel malt.

T - Hop forward, grapefruit, orange, perfect balance with the caramel and toffee.

M - Moderate in carbonation and body, bitter finish.

O - Great balance and a nice example of the style.

Serving type: bottle

03-31-2012 13:53:40 | More by dansmcd
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Ruedrich's Red Seal Ale from North Coast Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 1,643 ratings.