1. American Craft Beer Fest returns to Boston on May 29 & 30, featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers. Tickets are on sale now.

4² (Four Squared) - Real Ale Brewing Company

Not Rated.
4² (Four Squared)4² (Four Squared)

Educational use only; do not reuse.
very good

261 Ratings
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 261
Reviews: 33
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 11.39%
Wants: 7
Gots: 37 | FT: 1
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:
Beer added by: Lawl3ss on 07-01-2012

No notes at this time.
View: Beers (43) | Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of 4² (Four Squared) Alström Bros
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 261 | Reviews: 33 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of jjturcheck
5/5  rDev +26.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

APPEARANCE: Mildly hazy golden yellow. Poured from can into a Jester King goblet creating a thick, chunky, soapy looking eggshell hued head. Already it is clinging everywhere to the glass. Final lacing is awesome covering the entire glass.

SMELL: Very very citrusy. Dank hops and subtle lemon notes. Bit of grass and hay with the malt stepping into the background this time around.

TASTE: Superiorly delicious. Massive amounts of hops without it being overly hoppy. I mean it is hoppy and all, its just more dank flavors from the hops than it is bitter. Grass and citrus. Very earthy as well. Straight up awesome.

MOUTHFEEL: Medium body. Crisp smooth carbonation, slightly oily and very dry about mid-mouth but finishing wet and clean.

DRINKABILITY: This is the first beer I've given a perfect rating on I think. This is exceptionally refreshing for a hop head as well as a regular beer drinker while being sessionable as well.

Photo of IvanJ126
5/5  rDev +26.6%

Photo of Pesci
5/5  rDev +26.6%

Photo of sovanyio
5/5  rDev +26.6%

Photo of bonertime98
5/5  rDev +26.6%

Photo of Buttstallion
5/5  rDev +26.6%

Photo of Charles1962
5/5  rDev +26.6%

Photo of Natedogg
4.88/5  rDev +23.5%

Photo of Theortiz01
4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

Photo of jkn09
4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

Photo of thugherman
4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

Photo of StArnoldFan
4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

Photo of steve8robin
4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

Photo of Amd210
4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

Photo of NoSlack
4.52/5  rDev +14.4%

Photo of Hdredfern
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Photo of WritersBlock
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Photo of DillanWeems
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Photo of chippo33
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Photo of phishbone23
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Photo of elNopalero
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

I first had this on tap at Real Ale during an anniversary party, long before I started reviewing beers apparently. I was glad to see it is now in cans. Thanks to @Xicanobeerrun for the trade!
This pours from the can a solid yellow tan color, like a dark lemon jello color. There’s a underprounced straw-grass hop aroma on it which lends itself to a crisp, straw/grassy characteristic as it’s sipped. The seasons haven’t changed to fall where I live yet but this beer is making me think it would be the perfect autumn IPA sipper.

Photo of kbenson
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Photo of duff247
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Photo of emergency_beef
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Photo of Mortarforker
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
4² (Four Squared) from Real Ale Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 261 ratings.