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Rowdy - Atlas Brew Works

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56 Ratings
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Ratings: 56
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.54
pDev: 11.58%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Atlas Brew Works visit their website
District of Columbia, United States

Style | ABV
Rye Beer |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jtladner on 09-07-2013)
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3.76/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Had a sample of this beer on tap at Meridian Pint on Labor day, the debut for Atlas. The aroma was bright, fresh hops and the flavor was also dominated by hops with a little bite from the rye. Basically a rye IPA, in my opinion. Very drinkable. I would definitely try this one again.

jtladner, Sep 07, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

On draft at the brewery, pours a dark cola brown, almost opaque, no head, very thin and oily looking.

The nose is earthy, pine, rye, and grain. Lots of toast, straw and malt. The flavor is earthy hops, toasted bread, sweet pepper, and rye. This drinks very smooth and balanced. It is full in flavor, but not heavy and drinkable despite the time of the year.

I like this, but prefer more rye and grass to be present than this one lets on.

nmann08, Sep 09, 2014
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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

On cask at Meridian Pint, Washington, DC, March 2014:

The menu noted that whole cone Simcoe hops were added to the cask.

The beer appeared to be a clear red color with a light, foamy, white head that had decent retention and produced some nice lacing.

The beer gave off a slightly pine hop aroma. I was expecting more rye than hop.

After smelling the beer, I expected a more hoppy taste, but did not get it. The beer had a nice, but not overpowering or excessive rye flavor to it. Reminded me more of an ESB or and English Bitter, but it was still enjoyable.

The beer was extremely smooth and easy to drink. I warmed up to the beer the more that I drank it.

PhillyStyle, Mar 06, 2014
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Rowdy from Atlas Brew Works
81 out of 100 based on 56 ratings.