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Terrapin Rye Pale Ale - Terrapin Beer Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,469 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 1,469
Reviews: 743
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 10.79%
Wants: 47
Gots: 82 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Terrapin Beer Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with 10% rye, but an APA at heart.

(Beer added by: aracauna on 09-09-2002)
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Shilt

Virginia

3/5  rDev -21.1%

12-26-2011 04:39:37 | More by Shilt
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dejrrma

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

12-25-2011 19:36:12 | More by dejrrma
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ShemRahBoo

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-23-2011 20:16:41 | More by ShemRahBoo
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Jeffreywhite22

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

12-23-2011 16:29:22 | More by Jeffreywhite22
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dankster

Colorado

3/5  rDev -21.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Thanks to Jamie for this bottle.

A- clear hazy gold with small tight head and some sticky lacing.

S- spicy rye malt and herbal hops

T- subtal rye hits the tounge first followed by clean hops and citrus. orange and lemon flavors picked up

M- crisp and clean easy to session this one.

O- A very crisp easy drinking rye apa. I need to try more of this style to compare others.

Serving type: bottle

12-23-2011 12:59:19 | More by dankster
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cosmicevan

New York

4.25/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

picked this one up the other day in NC. poured into my duck rabbit snifter.

a - brew poured a straw yellow that settled as a yellow orange with a thin bubbly white head. brew was transparent and had semi sticky lacing as the head bubbled away.

s - nice citric hop with rye. good malt backbone. nice sweetness.

t - really nice flavor. the rye works in well with the hops. solid pale ale. floral. works really well.

m - medium to light bodied, subtle carbonation, cooling and refreshing.

o - overall, delicious. i'd buy this regularly if available locally. great pale ale with a nice rye kick. i've been finding that i really enjoy a rye beer. this one reminds me a bit of sixpoint's righteous rye which i love.

Serving type: bottle

12-23-2011 05:05:06 | More by cosmicevan
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jtmcgraw

Georgia

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-22-2011 01:26:35 | More by jtmcgraw
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kylehay2004

Florida

4.43/5  rDev +16.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Enjoyed while at the brewery in Athens, ga. single finger rapidly dissipating head. Clear amber and golden mix. Lots of lacing. Very aromatous. One of the most aromatic rye ales I have had. Also some pine and citrus mixed in. Some hops as well. Nice hop character. The rye is actually well represented which is not often the case with this genre. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Drinkable for a rye and actually one of the better tasting.

Serving type: on-tap

12-21-2011 22:41:50 | More by kylehay2004
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opwog

Minnesota

5/5  rDev +31.6%

12-21-2011 07:44:42 | More by opwog
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dowen44

Georgia

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-21-2011 03:50:08 | More by dowen44
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eristicrat

Georgia

3/5  rDev -21.1%

12-18-2011 06:32:45 | More by eristicrat
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OrlandoMidnight

Florida

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-18-2011 03:32:51 | More by OrlandoMidnight
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cosmicslop

Tennessee

5/5  rDev +31.6%

12-16-2011 06:56:43 | More by cosmicslop
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grandimperialc

Georgia

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-16-2011 03:53:30 | More by grandimperialc
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jak

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-16-2011 02:02:41 | More by jak
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tmm313

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

12-15-2011 21:23:28 | More by tmm313
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SteelCityHops89

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-15-2011 04:33:24 | More by SteelCityHops89
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ROGUE16

Delaware

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-14-2011 23:35:42 | More by ROGUE16
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dreedvol

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-14-2011 22:07:00 | More by dreedvol
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riored4v

Colorado

3.83/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured in to a tulip. Thin, white head. Faded quick. Slightly hazy, copper colored body.

Aroma had lots of citrus and floral hop aroma. Some good bitterness that resembled grapefruit. Some good maltiness. Subtle amount of rye. Fairly strong bready aroma.

Taste was very pleasant. Subtle amount of breadiness up front that turned a floral and fruity hop flavor. Some good citrus notes that turned towards a mild bitterness in the finish. Very drinkable. Subtle notes of spice from the rye.. wished it was bit stronger.

Medium body with a medium carb. Crisp finish.

Overall it was a good drinking beer. Nice blend of flavors and aroma. Very much a pale ale with a bit of a hoppy profile. No signs of abv.

Serving type: bottle

12-13-2011 02:09:47 | More by riored4v
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djrn2

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

12-12-2011 20:05:06 | More by djrn2
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thanmad

Illinois

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-12-2011 02:17:39 | More by thanmad
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Lizbeth

Alabama

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-11-2011 15:09:57 | More by Lizbeth
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Chugs13

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

12-10-2011 22:30:36 | More by Chugs13
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CrookedStill

Alabama

4/5  rDev +5.3%

12-10-2011 21:01:55 | More by CrookedStill
Terrapin Rye Pale Ale from Terrapin Beer Company
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