Thomas Creek River Falls Red Ale - Thomas Creek Brewery
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4.2/5 rDev +17.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Color typical of the style; deep copper. Lingering, off-white head in the glass. Caramel malt in the nose, no hop presence. Good malt flavors mid-palate, with light English hop flavors and roasted malt well balanced. I'd say medium body but with crisp mouth feel and dry, light roasted and very smooth finish. Very easy drinker.
Serving type: on-tap
08-05-2013 18:33:59 | More by beerblogger
3.84/5 rDev +7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Pours a clean orange-ish to reddish color with an off white head. In the aroma, a sweet caramel like malt. In the taste, sweet caramel malt, citrus notes, and a sweet to dry roast. A small hop bite and a medium bodied mouthfeel, with a dry caramel and citrus aftertaste. Nice citrus hop and sweet caramel malt.
Serving type: bottle
07-13-2013 14:45:27 | More by OWSLEY069
3.85/5 rDev +7.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75
Serving type: 12-ounce bottle. A batch code is printed on the bottle but there is no freshness date.
Appearance: Poured into a pint glass. The color is pale copper. A finger of off-white, buttery head left a thick ring around the edge and a spotted lacing.
Smell: Sweet and malty. Caramel, toffee, red and black licorice. It induces flashbacks of another beer but cannot remember which. (Murphy’s Irish Red?) As it warms, dark fruit plum and raspberry emerge, as well as strawberry and apple sweetness.
Taste: The mouthfeel is thick and chewy — a very welcome surprise. At first, the flavor is somewhat subtle and unimpressive; it offers very little except caramel and toffee sweetness. Hop spice and bitterness come into play as the beer warms, giving it a nice boost, and hints of fruit and licorice also emerge.
Drinkability: Very good stuff. Each sip invites another.
Serving type: bottle
06-20-2013 04:16:43 | More by TheQuietMan22
Thomas Creek River Falls Red Ale from Thomas Creek Brewery
81 out of 100 based on 151 ratings.