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Fred Red Ale - Blue & Gray Brewing Co.

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Fred Red AleFred Red Ale

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BA SCORE
80
good

53 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 53
Reviews: 30
rAvg: 3.51
pDev: 15.67%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Blue & Gray Brewing Co. visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  ABV ?

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: OldFrothingSlosh on 04-15-2003)
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Reviews by HattedClassic:
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HattedClassic

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

09-29-2013 18:17:50 | More by HattedClassic
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Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

07-09-2014 19:12:49 | More by joegard
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Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

06-15-2014 15:55:53 | More by fishguyac
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Kaiyotee

Virginia

4/5  rDev +14%

05-30-2014 18:37:56 | More by Kaiyotee
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cbradio

Virginia

2.25/5  rDev -35.9%

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jlivings757

Virginia

3/5  rDev -14.5%

12-13-2013 01:23:38 | More by jlivings757
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Boone757

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

11-29-2013 21:01:27 | More by Boone757
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dmk91

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

11-07-2013 19:47:55 | More by dmk91
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MattBreight

Michigan

3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

10-28-2013 22:27:54 | More by MattBreight
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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

08-23-2013 14:56:19 | More by dgherm
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ygtbsm94

Virginia

2.5/5  rDev -28.8%

08-12-2013 14:02:15 | More by ygtbsm94
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TMoney2591

Illinois

2.89/5  rDev -17.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.75

Served in a Devil's Backbone willibecher.

The best beer I've ever tried? Strong words; let's see if it lives up... This stuff pours a clear sunset amber topped by a half-finger of off-white foam. The nose comprises straight barley, light toffee, miscellaneous greenery, and a touch of soil. The taste holds notes of dry caramel, greens, a twinge of tobacco, and a kiss of potting soil. The body is a light medium, with a light moderate carbonation and a drying finish. Overall, a kinda sad little red, one that seems to have issues with both malt bill and yeast choice. Not something I'm gonna be buying any time soon, nor is it anywhere near the best beer I've ever tried. Way to lie, beer, way to lie...

Serving type: bottle

08-04-2013 05:52:13 | More by TMoney2591
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Rifugium

Pennsylvania

3.21/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

First had: on tap at B&G

Medium amber color with a small white head; average retention and lacing for the style. Basic malty aroma, nothing surprising. Cakey caramel malts in the taste, very light herbal hops, and not a whole lot else. Light-medium body, and I suppose fairly drinkable. Basic stuff and not much more to say.

Serving type: on-tap

05-24-2013 23:07:59 | More by Rifugium
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Huhzubendah

District of Columbia

3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

03-17-2013 17:08:18 | More by Huhzubendah
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ZachKelly

Virginia

4/5  rDev +14%

01-21-2013 01:59:18 | More by ZachKelly
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cliff1066

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

12-26-2012 07:03:44 | More by cliff1066
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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

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Maine

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Virginia

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tjsjostrom

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -7.4%

09-11-2012 01:46:56 | More by tjsjostrom
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Bubbalito

Virginia

3/5  rDev -14.5%

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beergoot

Colorado

3.8/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Tasted at the Hyatt Regency Washington Article One Lounge under the name "Article One Ale". Per the Assistant Food and Beverage Manager, this is contracted from Blue & Gray Brewing and is their Fred Red Ale...review taken from notes...

Dark amber, no head...

Dark malt, rye-like. Light coffee...

Toffee and caramel, faint cocoa, nice medium malt sweetness w/warm complimentary bitterness...

Clean, dry finish...

A satisfying amber ale; nice malt notes...

Serving type: on-tap

06-17-2012 23:36:47 | More by beergoot
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avisong

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

04-07-2012 05:03:04 | More by avisong
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Washington

4/5  rDev +14%

03-28-2012 21:37:21 | More by wbillw
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Fred Red Ale from Blue & Gray Brewing Co.
80 out of 100 based on 53 ratings.