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Jamaica Red Ale - Mad River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
87
very good

405 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 405
Reviews: 247
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 12.73%
Wants: 18
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mad River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
IBU: 45.3
Malts: 2-Row Pale, Crystal 70/80, Wheat, Black Patent
Hops: Columbus, Chinook, Cascade, Willamette, Summit

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-23-2001)
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California

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

08-28-2013 22:29:21 | More by GraduatedCashew
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BB1313

Ohio

3.36/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12oz bottle poured into a pint glass. Pours a hazy dark auburn; khaki head that fades but leaves nice retention and lacing. The aromas are dominated by caramel malts. Tons of caramel, butterscotch, and cocoa. There are hints pine and citrus. The flavors are dominated by malts as well, but not in a bad way. There's definitely still a hop bite to this one and has a solid bitterness to it. More hints of pine needles. Mouthfeel is good; it's on the lighter side of medium-bodied and carbonation is moderate. Alcohol goes unnoticed and it's relatively easy to drink.

This is a solid red ale. Malt forward like alot of red ales, but it still has a hop bite. Not bad, it's enjoyable, but nothing earth shattering.

Serving type: bottle

08-28-2013 19:00:09 | More by BB1313
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California

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

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4/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

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4/5  rDev +3.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

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4/5  rDev +3.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

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Oklahoma

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

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California

3/5  rDev -22.1%

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Connecticut

4/5  rDev +3.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

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3/5  rDev -22.1%

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4/5  rDev +3.9%

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3/5  rDev -22.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

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New Jersey

4/5  rDev +3.9%

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Jamaica Red Ale from Mad River Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 405 ratings.