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Redacted IPA - Renegade Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
87
very good

82 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 82
Reviews: 27
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 12.08%
Wants: 4
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Renegade Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formally known as Ryeteous.

(Beer added by: emmasdad on 08-18-2011)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Reviews by maximum12:
Photo of maximum12
3.1/5  rDev -20.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Thanks to SalukiAlum for picking this delicious-sounding beer off my wants list & dropping in as a recent extra. 16 oz. can, no evident bottle dating.

Poured into a big snifter, tje beer is a slighly hazed amber. Blast of pine & earthy rye on the pour that dies down in a hurry, & can't be easily teased back, even with violent swirling.

Ryeteous Rye IPA is like a rye IPA with the mute button floored. Taste is gentle, spring-rain earthy rye, nip of bittering hops...and quiet. I don't mean mute like subtle, but like the beer is rather dull. Goes down easily enough.

Very average, whether judged as a rye beer or an IPA. Given the clever packaging, I was expecting an aggressive beer, & it falls far short on that measure. Decent enough.

maximum12, Dec 20, 2012
More User Reviews:
Photo of Beaver13
3.25/5  rDev -16.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

16 oz can. Pours slightly hazy golden orange with a thin white head that quickly goes to a thin collar that leaves a little lacing.

The aroma is some spicy rye with tropical fruit and floral hops.

The flavor is sweet grainy caramel/toffee malt with some spicy rye and light tropical fruits. The finish is grassy, slightly soapy, hops that have good bitterness. The mouthfeel is light to medium bodied and with a big watery feel that washes things out.

Overall, an OK rye IPA - too watery though.

Beaver13, Oct 15, 2012
Photo of Jason
3.65/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

16oz can with no freshness date.

Hazed golden hue, decent lacing hold well. Big orange zest aroma with hints of lime leaves, tobacco, heather, peppercorn, nutty yeast, biscuity rye, grapefruit pith, mild esters and bread. Light crispness, creamy, slick chewy body. Quite bitter from the hopping, the rye lends a hand at keeping it lively with a spicy / biscuity tone. Citrus rind, tobacco, pine sap, pineapple guava, walnuts, peppery. Hoppy finish.

Tasty all around, in the raw a bit with particulates floating around and a less than refined flavor profile ... the latter is more welcomed though. A good quaff regardless.

Jason, Jun 06, 2013
Photo of Prospero
4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

Prospero, Jan 04, 2012
Photo of wo87810
3.5/5  rDev -10%

wo87810, Jan 24, 2013
Photo of GilGarp
4.35/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pint-sized can served cold into an imperial pint glass.

Ryeteous is a slightly hazy golden orange color with a good thick head on it. It settles slowly and leaves some of that great stick IPA lace on the glass.

Aroma is fresh and hoppy with nice lemon citrus notes.

Flavor is really well done with good balance and drinkability for a hoppy beer. The rye isn't overpowering but lends a slight spicy quality to the beer. The hops impart great flavor in addition to the bitterness.

Mouthfeel is medium bodied and well carbonated.

Overall a really excellent rye IPA. Well balanced, easy drinking, and full of fresh hop flavor.

GilGarp, Jan 03, 2013
Photo of kyleelton
3.33/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Got this from a buddy who lives in Denver. Interesting looking can from a brewery I haven't heard of despite going to Denver the last three years for GABF. Always good to find something new.

Poured into a pint glass, it is pretty cloudy. Not too bad. It doesn't foam up too much, in fact, I almost thought it may be a little flat, at first. I've had cans that made the trip from CO before do that. The head that settles in is thin, but doesn't disappear. It gives me nice layer of a creamy film over a cloudy, golden beer.

Smells citrusy and sweet.

Woe, that's way more bitter than I was picking up in the nose. It's an interesting mixture of flavoring and bittering hops. The bitter must be the Rye, but it's not as malty-sweet as I normally think of when I have Rye beer. It's like they upped the bitter hops to match the Rye (?) The citrusy-sweet flavoring hops could be a little stronger to balance that out, but I imagine they were going for something a little different, here.

Very full bodied. Not flat at all, like I initially feared. The bitterness and hoppy aroma seem to really fill this beer out.

Overall, a decent take on a Rye IPA. Not amazing, but different.

kyleelton, Apr 13, 2013
Photo of fishmich
3.5/5  rDev -10%

fishmich, Jul 19, 2013
Photo of tone77
3.38/5  rDev -13.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Thanks to woodychandler for yet another canned beer. Poured from a 16 oz. can. Uh-oh, this beer exploded out of the can and created a glass full of foam. After letting the can sit for about 15 minutes it was still foamy on the pour, with a cloudy golden color. Smell is of rye and spice. Taste is hops, rye, pine, good bitterness. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall I may have enjoyed this one more if half the can wasn't foam.

tone77, Aug 15, 2012
Photo of stampfler07
4/5  rDev +2.8%

stampfler07, Aug 09, 2013
Photo of oricon
4.33/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I had the ryeteous in a 10oz pour alongside their red IPA. It had great rye and orange hop aromas. The mouthfeel was very smooth, especially compared to the red IPA. Lots of upfront rye flavor that out shined any hop bitterness.

I'll definitely be coming back for this one.

oricon, May 07, 2012
Photo of jaydoc
3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

jaydoc, Dec 30, 2013
Photo of minterro
4/5  rDev +2.8%

minterro, Aug 22, 2013
Photo of SalukiAlum
4/5  rDev +2.8%

SalukiAlum, Aug 14, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

HattedClassic, Nov 19, 2013
Photo of claspada
4/5  rDev +2.8%

claspada, May 28, 2013
Photo of Cresant
3.44/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured this 16 oz. can into a Sierra Nevada tulip pint glass. No date. The body was hazy golden. The white head was steady and a cap remained throughout.

The smell was slightly fruity. There was a light rye breadiness. Peach? Rather weak aroma.

The taste was spicy and citrusy. Bready. Well balanced. Sweet maltiness. Rich, but not too thick or sweet. Nice gentle bitter finish.

The mouthfeel was medium bodied and smooth in the mouth. Adequate carbonation.

Cresant, Aug 12, 2014
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3.85/5  rDev -1%

MimDIPA, Aug 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.8%

Jeffari2160, Feb 28, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

ucsbmullet, Dec 09, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

crobinso, Jan 09, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

ajmitch4, Jul 19, 2013
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4/5  rDev +2.8%

SeatsTaken, Nov 16, 2013
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4/5  rDev +2.8%

ajtorres311, May 01, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

carteravebrew, Jun 15, 2012
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Redacted IPA from Renegade Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 82 ratings.