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Red Trolley Ale - Karl Strauss Brewing Company

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79
okay

385 Ratings
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Ratings: 385
Reviews: 119
rAvg: 3.53
pDev: 15.01%
Wants: 13
Gots: 46 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Karl Strauss Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Irish Red Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-16-2003)
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A - Very nice rusty/amber color with an off white, one finger head. Medium lacing

S - Very appealing nose of toasty malt, caramel, and hints of dried fruit.

T - Malt and caramel dominate with a hint of sweetness.

M - Medium body with a nice malty, smooth finish.

O - While I do love my IPAs I found this to be a nice change of pace brew. Very easy to drink.

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Red Trolley Ale from Karl Strauss Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 385 ratings.