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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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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

03-09-2012 16:50:41 | More by miga
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Cloudy gold with 1-finger medium cream head. No lace and no head retention.

Nose is rye straw and grass. A bit lemony and a touch of apricot. Intriguing.

Flavor brings in a good dose of rye malt and light, creamy apricot underneath. Velvety smooth. Nice dry finish with good resiny, earthy hops. Gets a bit floral, too, and even a tad sweet.

Feel is very smooth and quite creamy. Balances the rich malt content well.

I'd get this again.

Serving type: bottle

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S: Very hoppy with a nice grapefruit note. Light bread notes.

T: Hops and rye which are balanced and each well represented.

M: medium body and moderate carbonation.

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Sweetwater Crank Tank Rye'd Ale from SweetWater Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 107 ratings.