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Full Moon Pale Rye Ale - Real Ale Brewing Company

Full Moon Pale Rye AleFull Moon Pale Rye Ale

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523 Ratings
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Ratings: 523
Reviews: 305
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 13.17%


Brewed by:
Real Ale Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Rye Beer |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: kbub6f on 12-12-2001)
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omnigrits

Texas

4.33/5  rDev +16.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

I believe this might be the first rye beer I've knowingly tasted, and I must say I like it.

The beer pours a golden amber colour with a slight haziness. A firm white head that dissolves to leave a film of bubbles on top of the beer throughout. Plenty of good lacing. A very earthy, malty nose with more than a hint of honey. Very bitter on the tongue, which is to my liking. Good body. Goes down very easily. The slightly sour bitterness of the rye is just about right, in my opinion. Definitely a beer I could drink all evening.

Serving type: bottle

04-11-2009 22:00:25 | More by omnigrits
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Full Moon Pale Rye Ale from Real Ale Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 523 ratings.