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Old Chicago American Red - Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub

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Old Chicago American Red
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Reviews: 2
Hads: 6
Avg: 3.5
pDev: 8.57%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Beer added by: Schmittymack on 07-19-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 2 | Hads: 6
Photo of barczar
3.3/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Pours a reddish copper color with a half inch tan head that dissipates into a thin layer of foam leaving lacing around the glass.

Caramel malt and fresh brewed tea aromas are apparent initially, with a hint of citrus and a toasty bread finish.

Toasted caramel malt forms the flavor backbone, with a bit of citrus acidity surfacing mid palate. There's a hint of chocolate rounding out the profile. A nutty flavor surfaces as it warms.

Body is medium, with moderate carbonation. A slight oilyness is present.

Overall, I expected more hop punch for the style. It's a bit too malt dominant, but fairly good drinkability.

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Photo of Schmittymack
3.73/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On tap at Old Chicago for their American mini-tour. Poured a reddish/amber color with a small amber head. Aroma of caramel, malt, and a touch of fruit. Taste was decent: malt, caramel, a bith of fruitiness, and a hint of earthiness. No hop bitterness at all. Not bad; I'd drink it again if Boulder decides to bring this back to Old Chicago.

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Old Chicago American Red from Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.