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Green Flash Hop Head Red Ale - Green Flash Brewing Co.

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89
very good

2,660 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,660
Reviews: 889
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 11.11%
Wants: 79
Gots: 145 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Green Flash Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  8.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
In 2011 the recipe was altered to bump the IBU’s from 55 to 70; ABV also increased from 6.4% to 7.0%. In 2014 the ABV increased to 8.1%.

A luscious beauty, Hop Head Red® exudes resinous hoppy qualities from Amarillo, Warrior and Nugget to overtake the full-bodied depths of a caramel malt base. Captivating and seductive floral aromas and alluring hop flavors are the result of dry hopping with mountains of Amarillo. The blissful union of Double India Pale and Red Ale make Hop Head Red an unforgettable obsession. Experience love at first sip. Every time.

(Beer added by: sleazo on 03-06-2007)
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4.03/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Stubby 12oz brown bottle, capped. I love this bottle! Got a new Holiday Inn plastic cup for this beer. (see my Mighty Arrow review with questions). Pours out a dark, reddish amber color with a nice off white head that seems to stay.

Malty, hoppy smell with some fruit notes coming through as well. Taste is is similar to the smell but MUCH bigger and maltier than I expected. Lots of sweetness comes through from the malt. Overall, a very clean beer that packs some great flavors. Aftertaste lasts for a solid 20 seconds as the hops go on and on.

Serving type: bottle

03-09-2011 02:53:13 | More by CharlesRiver
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Green Flash Hop Head Red Ale from Green Flash Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 2,660 ratings.