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Loakal Red - The Bruery

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BA SCORE
89
very good

492 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 492
Reviews: 122
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 11.14%
Wants: 23
Gots: 71 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.90% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Halcyondays on 09-25-2010)
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4/5  rDev +1.3%

Rau71, Dec 31, 2012
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5/5  rDev +26.6%

bobotron, Dec 16, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

mbixler, Dec 16, 2012
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4/5  rDev +1.3%

NickT1218, Dec 14, 2012
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3.69/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

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I was able to allocate two bottles of Black Tuesday for myself through the new online system. Since I was stopping by to pick up my bottles, I figured I would have a couple of glasses.

A: Deep copper brown with reddish-orange hues. This brew is topped off with an off-white foamy head which sticks around leaving blankets of foam atop this beer.

S: Earthy with notes of pine needles, faint citrus, along with caramel and brown sugar sweetness.

T: Somewhat toasty with a good amount of bready maltiness. Earthy pine bitterness builds on the burnt sugary malt base to a warming alcohol finish with faint citrus highlights.

M: Good syrupy linger with moderate carbonation, medium mouthfeel and incredible reticular retention on the glass.

O: As straightforward as a Bruery beer can get, this red ale boasts wonderful hop bitterness built upon a standard red ale malt base. Although somwhat lacking in malt complexity this brew is a decent hoppy take on the American Red Ale.

ElSid, Dec 10, 2012
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5/5  rDev +26.6%

CEDAMA, Dec 02, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

dufficy0, Nov 25, 2012
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5/5  rDev +26.6%

sea1961, Nov 07, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

GennyCreamAle, Oct 30, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

harrymel, Oct 29, 2012
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3/5  rDev -24.1%

BlackTuesday, Oct 28, 2012
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4/5  rDev +1.3%

frozenjogurt, Oct 28, 2012
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5/5  rDev +26.6%

joshwith, Oct 23, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

kevgod, Oct 20, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

litheum94, Oct 16, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -30.4%

arash1000, Oct 14, 2012
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4/5  rDev +1.3%

Hardcore, Oct 14, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

funkel81, Oct 13, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

JosephThompson, Oct 09, 2012
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g_jenkins, Oct 07, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

BrokenStones, Sep 15, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

jgrummm, Sep 04, 2012
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4/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: foggy and cloudy red and brown. a significant fine head. Thin fine heads lingers throughout the drink.

Smell: hops first, the sweetness is pronounced and catches me a bit off guard. Some oak and malt linger.

Taste: sharp pine hops up front, oak and malt through the middle with great sweetness throughout.

Mouthful: very pronounced fine head and coronation. A bit thin as it warms.

Overall: much more hop forward than i expected. very nice cartel and oak. Very much enjoyed this beer.

cradke, Sep 02, 2012
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Loakal Red from The Bruery
89 out of 100 based on 492 ratings.