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Summit Horizon Red Ale - Summit Brewing Company

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Summit Horizon Red AleSummit Horizon Red Ale

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401 Ratings
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Ratings: 401
Reviews: 194
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 12.83%
Wants: 6
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Summit Brewing Company visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Replaced by Horizon Red IPA.

(Beer added by: Gump on 04-20-2009)
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Mistofminn

Minnesota

3.73/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Figured I'd give this one a try. Support my local brewery right?

Pours much darker red than I thought it would. More burgundy or something. Nice tan head produced. Not much lacing, but thats to be expected.

The nose and taste are pretty much the same, for descriptive purposes at least. Very grassy and piney, and very little cirtus hops. They definitely went with the piney and earthy tones here. I'm a fan of the grapefruit characteristics, and not so much the piney, but I can still appreciate a quality brew when I taste one. Not my cup of tea, but still a great tasting brew.

I'm not sure if I would buy this again, but in a pinch at a bar, I wouldn't mind grabbing one of these.

Serving type: bottle

06-13-2009 04:46:49 | More by Mistofminn
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Summit Horizon Red Ale from Summit Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 401 ratings.