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Rye'd Piper - Ale Industries

Rye'd PiperRye'd Piper

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BA SCORE
83
good

61 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 61
Reviews: 26
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 14.63%


Brewed by:
Ale Industries visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: popery on 06-15-2010)
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Ratings: 61 | Reviews: 26 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by jeffjeff1:
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jeffjeff1

California

3.58/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

I had this on tap at Pete's Brass Rail and Car Wash in Danville.

Appearance- dark brown color, thin head

Smell- rye

Taste- rye, hops

Mouthfeel- medium bodied

Drinkability- I thought it was very good. I would like to have it again sometime. They have done well with this one.

Serving type: on-tap

02-05-2012 01:30:50 | More by jeffjeff1
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BierJager89

California

4.06/5  rDev +10%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Pours a really dark brown with a small light brown head.

S: Malt, grass, rye, vanilla, and citric hops in the nose.

T: Rye, bitter citrus peel, hoppyness and vanilla. Extremely pleasant.

M: Medium bodied, not the smoothest beer, nor the harshest.

O: Definitely recommended. I love the combination of rye spiciness and vanilla. A rye-barrel-aged version of this would likely be fantastic.

Serving type: bottle

02-07-2014 21:29:33 | More by BierJager89
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random846

California

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

01-07-2014 04:15:45 | More by random846
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MattCollins

California

4/5  rDev +8.4%

01-02-2014 00:18:48 | More by MattCollins
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LiquidAmber

Washington

3.89/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into a Chuckanut pint glass. Pours a dark mahogany brown with a fine, rich two finger vanilla colored head (looks just like a vanilla milkshake). Aroma is strong caramel malt, rye, cherries, faint hops, inviting. Flavor is caramel malt, yeasty rye bread, dark dried fruit, more muted than the aroma. Finishes with pleasant light caramel malt, rye and light grassy hops. Medium bodied with a light creaminess. A quite nice rye ale that also has the light fruitiness of a red ale, they make a good combination. Flavor is a bit laid back and is balanced enough and tasty enough I wish it was bit more aggressive. Looks and feels good, flavor is light but enjoyable. I'd buy this again.

Serving type: bottle

12-28-2013 04:43:57 | More by LiquidAmber
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allstar255

California

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

11-19-2013 01:38:36 | More by allstar255
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lsummers

California

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

11-04-2013 03:23:20 | More by lsummers
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justinbrown

California

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

10-22-2013 20:56:22 | More by justinbrown
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UCLABrewN84

California

3.55/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Bottle I brought to share at drewone's tasting.

Pours a clear orange-brown with a foamy tan head that settles to a film on top of the beer. Thick swaths of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, spicy rye, and herbal hop aromas. Taste is much the same with malt and rye flavors on the finish. There is a medium amount of hop bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp and medium bodied mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good beer with a rye presence that is slightly better in the aroma.

Serving type: bottle

10-20-2013 00:25:24 | More by UCLABrewN84
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drewone

California

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

10-19-2013 23:49:46 | More by drewone
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TruePerception

California

2.75/5  rDev -25.5%

09-20-2013 04:19:35 | More by TruePerception
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b-one

California

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

09-15-2013 02:52:08 | More by b-one
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StoutSeth

Virginia

2/5  rDev -45.8%

08-28-2013 21:36:36 | More by StoutSeth
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GraduatedCashew

California

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

08-28-2013 18:25:23 | More by GraduatedCashew
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pkalix

California

2.43/5  rDev -34.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

super dark red. no head.
smell is amateurish. sweet, but unrefined. something i'd expect from my neighbor's hobby.
taste is the same. not refined. decent, but in a sense of the neighbor, again. BA has nothing higher than a 4 in their line up. geez.... quick look at my receipt--- I paid $5.75 for this crap!!!! goddamn O'Shea's....
alright, well since i'm now officially on a rant for having THREE INFERIOR BREWS FROM O'SHEA's i'm gonna continue.... that little short guy SERIOUSLY needs a vacation or SOMETHING cuz he's all frickin' wound tight. put out over $100 in inferior beer and he STILL limits me to ONE STINKIN' PLINY... AND I traveled over 45 miles to get there???? whatever. sayonara MFrrrr.
this brew SUCKED. and so did the guy who sold it to me....
oh well. no hard feelings, right?

Serving type: bottle

08-11-2013 01:22:20 | More by pkalix
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afrokaze

California

2.5/5  rDev -32.2%

07-30-2013 16:45:58 | More by afrokaze
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MrDave

California

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

07-23-2013 18:14:36 | More by MrDave
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California

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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California

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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California

4.5/5  rDev +22%

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largadeer

California

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

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California

4/5  rDev +8.4%

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Spaz7

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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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3/5  rDev -18.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

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Rye'd Piper from Ale Industries
83 out of 100 based on 61 ratings.