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Tongue Buckler - Imperial Red Ale - Ballast Point Brewing Company

Tongue Buckler - Imperial Red AleTongue Buckler - Imperial Red Ale

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BA SCORE
88
very good

598 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 598
Reviews: 193
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 11.79%


Brewed by:
Ballast Point Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: xlperro on 11-25-2002)
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Stoneman78

California

4.43/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

On cask at the Real Ale Festival at PP Carlsbad

Appearance is a cloudy red hue, off-white creamy foam head, moderate lacing

Smell is super pine needle hops, caramel malts, bread and biscuit malts, toffee, citrus, chocolate

Taste is bitter pine hops balanced with smooth caramel malts, toffee dominates the middle, finishes slightly bitter

Mouthfeel is medium-bodied, thick and creamy texture, moderate carbonation

Drinkability is high, great mix of hops and caramel malts, a very impressive 'imperial' amber style beer resembling GF Hophead and Port Shark Attack

Serving type: cask

06-25-2008 07:03:07 | More by Stoneman78
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Tongue Buckler - Imperial Red Ale from Ballast Point Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 598 ratings.