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Alaskan Imperial Red Ale (Pilot Series) - Alaskan Brewing Co.

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Alaskan Imperial Red Ale (Pilot Series)Alaskan Imperial Red Ale (Pilot Series)

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BA SCORE
88
very good

158 Ratings
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Ratings: 158
Reviews: 41
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 9.18%
Wants: 3
Gots: 17 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Alaskan Brewing Co. visit their website
Alaska, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: harrymel on 12-06-2012)
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4/5  rDev +2%

a77cj7, Nov 20, 2014
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3.7/5  rDev -5.6%

Pours two fingers of head on a clear dark red body.
The aroma is loaded with dark fruit, dry grains and spice.
The taste is mildly sweet at first, then quickly moderately bitter, tending towards a dry bitter finish.
The texture is crisp.
Quite enjoyable.

Fatehunter, Nov 11, 2014
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DutchcdnTEXAN, Nov 09, 2014
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3.88/5  rDev -1%

demonrik, Nov 09, 2014
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3.92/5  rDev 0%

pkkosmatka, Nov 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2%

big bitter and strong, malt with power hop

moundbz, Nov 01, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Donkster46, Oct 28, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

ChaseTheAce, Oct 27, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Imperial Red pours a hazy dark reddish color with a big bubbly lacing head. There is a hoppy aroma with just hints of sweetness. The taste has a big harsh malty flavor, with some noticeable hop flavors. A tad flat and watery. Overall its very nice drinkable flavorful Red Ale.

vette2006c5r, Oct 25, 2014
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4.19/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Appearance - Pours a dark copper with two fingers of frothy cream-coloured head.

Smell - Citrus hops, caramel malts, tropical fruit (mango), hint of toffee, hint of pine resin.

Taste - Upfront bitterness from the citrus hops and pine resin followed by sweetness of caramel malts, tropical fruit and toffee.

Mouthfeel - Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Finishes with a pleasant lingering bitterness.

Overall - This brew hits all the right marks with the style. Excellent hop profile and balance of caramel malts. Been wanting to try a beer from the Pilot Series for a while.

leaddog, Oct 18, 2014
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Alaskan Imperial Red Ale (Pilot Series) from Alaskan Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 158 ratings.