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Sweetwater Crank Tank Rye'd Ale - SweetWater Brewing Company

Sweetwater Crank Tank Rye'd AleSweetwater Crank Tank Rye'd Ale

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BA SCORE
87
very good

107 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 107
Reviews: 59
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 11.25%


Brewed by:
SweetWater Brewing Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
Rye Beer |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mcallister on 08-06-2010)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Reviews by merlin48:
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merlin48

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4.1/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Bomber pours a hazy aricot hued body with a small offwhite head. Attractive spiderweb lacing is left on the glass.

Aroma is quite fruity, with citrusy waves of pineapple and apricot upfront. Peppery and earthy rye malt adds a nice contrast and floral hops are in the background.

Medium body and carbonation with a peppery bite of rye.

Taste mirrors the nose, with citrusy pineapple and orange notes dominating. Earthy and peppery rye is present in just the right balance. Floral hops contribute an ideal bitterness that lasts into the finish.

A very well constructed rye ale that is tasty and highly drinkable. Nice!

Serving type: bottle

10-23-2011 14:31:24 | More by merlin48
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Sweetwater Crank Tank Rye'd Ale from SweetWater Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 107 ratings.