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Red Rack Ale - Woodstock Inn Brewery

Red Rack AleRed Rack Ale

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166 Ratings
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Ratings: 166
Reviews: 95
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 13.45%


Brewed by:
Woodstock Inn Brewery visit their website
New Hampshire, United States

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

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Amber in color with slight caramel sweetness. Medium hop bitterness. Malty up front with a nice hop/ malt balance.

23.3 IBU

(Beer added by: UnionMade on 07-07-2002)
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12-30-2012 03:26:23 | More by Screper
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a: Clear dark amber with an inch thick white head of small dense bubbles which receded to thin surface foam and spotty lacing.

s: Mild fruit cup. Later, caramel malt dominates.

t: Caramel malt with more than a little hop balance and light fruit undertones.

m: Light to moderate.

o: A good ESB, a bit more fruit notes and overall bitterness than I would prefer but the basic malt flavor is fine and becomes more prominent as it warms.

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Red Rack Ale from Woodstock Inn Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 166 ratings.