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Red Eye Rye - Dainton Family Brewery

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Red Eye Rye
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 2.59%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Style | ABV
Rye Beer |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: lacqueredmouse on 03-01-2014)
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

Kroehny_Loves_Hops, Jul 02, 2014
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Photo of lacqueredmouse
3.83/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

500ml bottle purchased from Slowbeer in Melbourne.

Pours a clear, faintly red-hued amber, but possibly not even dark enough to be out of the category of an IPA. Head forms a thin mesh of off-white, leaving a few specks of lace as it goes. Body is quite light, although the carbonation is fine. Looks decent enough.

Nose is pleasant enough, with a muted hop presence giving a decent dollop of fruit above some lingering sweetness. There's a slight herbal tone to the hops as it warms a little, but the fruit-salad component genuinely wins out. Decent again, without being spectacular.

Taste is clean and rather good. Light, hoppy and fragrant while avoiding being overblown, but then bolstered by a solid malt presence which holds up the back of the palate. Lingering flavours suggest pineapple and papaya, with a sweetness and body that steps in to support it. The mouthfeel seems fuller as a result as well.

Yep, overall, this is pretty decent and tasty stuff. It smacks a little bit of "seen this before", and has an atmosphere of generic craft to it, but that's not necessarily a bad thing. It's not a beer that redefines a genre, but it's a fairly solid interpretation.

lacqueredmouse, Mar 01, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

admiral, Oct 01, 2014
Red Eye Rye from Dainton Family Brewery
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.