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Dusseldorf Altbier - Redwood Curtain Brewing Company

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Dusseldorf Altbier
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.39
pDev: 11.85%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Altbier |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: beagle75 on 06-20-2013)
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3.55/5  rDev -19.1%

Draft service into a snifter glass at Redwood Curtain Brewery in Arcata.

A: Clear, dark amber color with one finger of persistent parchment-tinted foam head. Moderate lacing remains on the glass.

S: Toasted rye bread provides the basis for this beer's smell, while mild herbaceous hops are suggestive of wild mustard stems.

T: Begins barely off-dry, with hearty toasted malts that even taste slightly scorched, and clove-like spice. The middle exhibits mild floral flavors as sweetness increases slightly. The finish is astringently bitter, tea-like.

M: Medium viscosity, balanced and slightly piquant on the palate, with moderate carbonation.

D/O: An interesting and well-crafted example of the little-seen alt style. There is a lot going on, which subtracts somewhat from its drinkability. After a while the palate throbs from the spiciness which is of indeterminate origin.

beagle75, Jun 20, 2013
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- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.