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Red Fish - Flying Fish Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
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242 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 242
Reviews: 39
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 11.89%
Wants: 5
Gots: 13 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Flying Fish Brewing Company visit their website
New Jersey, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rfgetz on 02-06-2012)
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Reviews by benetoh:
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benetoh

New Jersey

3.58/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A: reddish amber, not much of a light tan head

S: Mild pine

T: caramel up front, but the piney hops quickly take over. Not overpowering; hop balanced. Clean finish, not too bitter

m: medium weight, appropriate to the style.

O: A good, balanced beer with noticeable hops but not too bitter. Sessionable as long as you aren't weak. Overall, a solid beer, worth trying. Although its a one-off, I would drink again if they made more.

Serving type: on-tap

02-19-2012 22:54:19 | More by benetoh
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Appearance – The beer is deep copper color with a once finger head of white foam atop. The head fades relatively quickly leaving a decent level of foamy lace on the sides of the glass.

Smell – The aroma of the beer is heaviest of sweeter caramel smells mixed with some fruity aromas of peach and pear. Along with these smells is some very lightly toasted malt smells and a decent showing of a pine and grassy aroma.

Taste – The taste begins with a sweeter caramel and slightly bready taste. Upfront there is a moderately strong grapefruit hop flavor which increases in intensity as the taste moves on to the end. A little bit of a more roasted malt flavor comes to the tongue more toward the middle of the taste, with it remaining overall relatively light. At the end a pine flavor also comes to the tongue along with a bit of an oddly off herbal hop flavor, which ends up leaving a slightly off dank hop flavor to linger on the tongue.

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Red Fish from Flying Fish Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 242 ratings.