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Stonefly Rye - Three Creeks Brewing Co.

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Stonefly Rye
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BA SCORE
78
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10 Ratings
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Ratings: 10
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.18
pDev: 16.98%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Three Creeks Brewing Co. visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Rye Beer |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: RedDiamond on 10-15-2008)
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dgilks

Australia

2.13/5  rDev -33%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

Cloudy straw colour with no head. Not great.

Very light malty aroma. No real rye notes. A touch of fruit.

Smooth, crisp sweet malt. No rye. No hops. No esters. Bland.

Medium body with moderately-high carbonation. Fine.

A pale, cloudy, bland ale which doesn't do what it says on the package. Disappointing.

Serving type: on-tap

07-14-2011 19:59:00 | More by dgilks
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harrymel

Washington

2.66/5  rDev -16.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

on tap at the brewery.

turbid apricot wit ha soapy etch across the top. Touch of fruit and ester up front is like a white grape, then follow thru with a near clay yeast character and a touch of astringency on the back end. Flavor is grainy and sweet, almost tastes under attenuated (although I can't really know the intent here), touch bitter with a light oatmeal flavor. Full bodied with moderate carb and a dry finish. Meh.

Serving type: on-tap

03-22-2013 23:46:11 | More by harrymel
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InfernoBoss

California

2.75/5  rDev -13.5%

02-04-2013 06:32:25 | More by InfernoBoss
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flayedandskinned

California

3/5  rDev -5.7%

07-16-2012 05:38:10 | More by flayedandskinned
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Elimination

Oregon

3.13/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Well I always take chances with three creeks and come out feeling a little ripped off

Light yellow very lager looking little head

Slight grain smell a little bready

Taste is slight lemon slight grainy really a not of anything going on

Light mouthfeel really just any easy drinking beer good for he bmc people I suppose just wish there was more going on

Serving type: on-tap

02-02-2011 19:42:35 | More by Elimination
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LXIXME

New Mexico

3.25/5  rDev +2.2%

05-10-2013 18:39:51 | More by LXIXME
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Reidrover

Oregon

3.55/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

22oz bottle from "Habits" in S.Salem. $3.99 Slightly hazy golden ale with a good sized thick and frothy white head. Not getting a lot of aroma.. mainly caramel,biscuit and a touch of rye. Smooth rye bread taste, caramel and some phenolics like rye weiss !! Not spicy though. Nice smooth low carbonated palate which i prefer. Not the strongest rye tasting rye beer but certainly very drinkable on a nice warm Easter

Serving type: bottle

04-07-2013 17:02:27 | More by Reidrover
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SurlyDuff

Oregon

3.6/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

One of the lighest rye beers i've had. It's brewed with some wheat in there, as well as rye. It's incredibly cloudy and a bright white froth sits atop.

It's a really potent aroma. Strong yeast and some really bready cereal, rice puffs.

Quite drinkable, but becomes a bit skuzzy as it warms up. Malt forward brew, with a lot of really nice complexity from the rye. It's just a bit to pale and the body is light enough that it wasn't the winner from their lineup.
Further, I was expecting a good dark brown elixir, kind of surprised to see this.

Serving type: on-tap

10-16-2008 22:49:58 | More by SurlyDuff
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bluckbeyes

Oregon

3.75/5  rDev +17.9%

05-08-2012 05:39:16 | More by bluckbeyes
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RedDiamond

Oregon

3.98/5  rDev +25.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Three Creeks doesn't offer a wheat beer or hefeweizen. Instead, this densely clouded ale brewed with 20% rye malt serves as something of a substitute. It is powdered ochre color, exceptionally turbid, and sports a punky, yeast-driven aroma. The taste has tangy yeasts with a punchy integration of northwest bittering hops and dry cereal graininess.

Stonefly scores well for delivering just the right amount of hops and attitude. It is crisp, invigorating, and best served cold.

Serving type: on-tap

10-15-2008 02:45:48 | More by RedDiamond
Stonefly Rye from Three Creeks Brewing Co.
78 out of 100 based on 10 ratings.