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

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Ruedrich's Red Seal AleRuedrich's Red Seal Ale

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,715 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 1,715
Reviews: 950
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 12.31%
Wants: 57
Gots: 45 | FT: 0
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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dismal

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3.9/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From the bottle into a pint glass. Poured a hazy copper color with a nice big white head. The head reduced to almost nothing but was barely there. Left little to no lacing. The smell was hoppy at first, more hoppy than I was expecting. The taste was hoppy and sweet, had a ibt of caramel in there. Pretty good stuff. I've been wanting to try this for a while so I'm glad I finally did. I'd pick it up again no problem.

Serving type: bottle

09-04-2009 05:30:18 | More by dismal
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Ruedrich's Red Seal Ale from North Coast Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 1,715 ratings.