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Blue Moon Farmhouse Red Ale - Coors Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
74
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201 Ratings
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Ratings: 201
Reviews: 29
rAvg: 3.17
pDev: 16.72%
Wants: 0
Gots: 64 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Coors Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Syncro-Vox on 05-31-2014)
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Reviews by wattoclone:
Photo of wattoclone
4/5  rDev +26.2%

From a sampler pack at a neighborhood party. I concur with the review by beergoot. Reminded me of a light version of Monk's Flemish Sour Ale. Very enjoyable and I will definitely seek this one, if affordable, out as I am a fan of the style.

More User Reviews:
Photo of t2grogan
3/5  rDev -5.4%

Photo of markallmon
4.75/5  rDev +49.8%

Photo of jonny1138
4/5  rDev +26.2%

Photo of TTripp725
2.25/5  rDev -29%

Photo of Franziskaner
3.25/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Amber hued with a half inch head of tiny beige colored creamy suds on top. Light Brussels lacing. Aroma of pepper is prominent along with light malt. The pepper is dominant on the front of the palate. It is also dominating the fade,but there is some light malt to smooth it out. The mouth is smooth and creamy.

Photo of Mantooth
3/5  rDev -5.4%

Photo of Atom_Bomb
3.52/5  rDev +11%

Photo of JonSC
3/5  rDev -5.4%

Not bad for a red, but there are better alternatives.

Photo of jmrybak
3.84/5  rDev +21.1%

Photo of Adam_vhaar
3/5  rDev -5.4%

Photo of TheSixthRing
2.83/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Appearance - Pours a relatively clear reddish copper color with a finger width beige head that fizzes away like soda, leaving only a patch of suds on the surface. Lacing is small and spotty with no stick.

Smell - A predominant wheat aroma with a light fruity sourness and slight spice.

Taste - Wheat hits first, then a lemony sourness. Slight spice and apple sweetness near the finish. Bland wheat aftertaste once the sourness fades.

Mouthfeel - Light, watery body with prickly carbonation.

Overall - A particularly uninspiring brew for what, at least on paper, sounds like an interesting hybrid. Not well executed, resulting in a pretty simple flavor profile for what should have been expected, and it leaves much to be desired. In the least it's drinkable, but most beers are.

Photo of MichaelPiazza
3.3/5  rDev +4.1%

Photo of wiseguywood
3.5/5  rDev +10.4%

Photo of Dinobambam
3/5  rDev -5.4%

Photo of AFCPar-tie-ers
2/5  rDev -36.9%

ummmm...i'm only putting this review in to remind me never to drink this again

Photo of bmoraymond
3.9/5  rDev +23%

Photo of RBrosi
2.88/5  rDev -9.1%

Photo of nicholas2121
3.71/5  rDev +17%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Blue Moon Farmhouse Red Ale brewed By Coors brewing Company. This brew pours out a light brown color with a small white head. The smell of this brew is corn and grains. You also pick up on some bitterness in this brew. Now for the taste of this brew, it is smooth but rich. There is a hit of spice at the end. This brew is different from most brews I had. There is nothing over powering in this brew. I kinda like this brew. The mouthfeel is nice and smooth and refreshing. Overall I'm giving this brew a 4 out of 5. I would get this brew again.

Photo of atlbravsrno1
3.75/5  rDev +18.3%

Photo of GRG1313
3/5  rDev -5.4%

Photo of KYGunner
2/5  rDev -36.9%

The nose is weak sour vinegar, caramel malt, apple juice and pear. The flavor is a bit off as the tart is sort of sour and not a puckering Flanders type of tart. This is more malty than most of either advertised style. It has an apple juice sweetness and is incredibly thin.

Blue Moon products are usually above average and good examples for the price but this missed the mark.

Photo of Links41
3/5  rDev -5.4%

Photo of wrecknut
3.25/5  rDev +2.5%

Photo of tone77
3.53/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a brown 12 oz. bottle. Has a caramel color with amber hues and a 1/2 inch head. Smell is of spices, yeast, fruit. Taste is cherry, light spice, a bit of hops, very easy drinking. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall is a pretty good beer.

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Blue Moon Farmhouse Red Ale from Coors Brewing Company
74 out of 100 based on 201 ratings.