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Erik The Red - Gallaghers' U-Brew

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Erik The Red
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Ratings: 1
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 2.8
pDev: 0%
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Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Gallaghers' U-Brew visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: RedDiamond on 01-04-2010)
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2.8/5  rDev 0%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

The name might suggest a red ale. But Erik is an IPA brewed with German melanoidin malts that impart a dark auburn color. The beer is unfiltered and is patterned after Midnight Sun's Sockeye Red IPA. Erik has a raw, homebrew-ish quality with modest suds, low carbonation, and a thin, astringent body. A floral hops aroma leaps forth cheerfully and the taste is verdant and hoppy though compressed. In the end, the mouthfeel is too distracting and thwarts all further enjoyment.

Erik The Red from Gallaghers' U-Brew
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