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4² (Four Squared) - Real Ale Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

246 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 246
Reviews: 31
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 11.36%
Wants: 5
Gots: 29 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Real Ale Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Lawl3ss on 07-01-2012)
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3.93/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Fireman's #4 is the least favorite of the Real Ale portfolio for me and I've always wished they would do something more with the recipe. My wish came true with dry hopping added to the process which makes the beer much more interesting.

This revved up golden ale features nice floral spice on the nose that matches the wonderful taste of aggressive, yet not offensive hopping plus increased carbonation[compared to Fireman's #4]. The beer is now a seasonal offering.

beerdiablo, Aug 12, 2013
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4² (Four Squared) from Real Ale Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 246 ratings.