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Frankenmuth Red Sky Ale - Frankenmuth Brewery

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BA SCORE
78
okay

63 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 63
Reviews: 18
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 16.47%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Frankenmuth Brewery visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Irish Red Ale |  5.25% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Beaver13 on 07-12-2010)
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Ratings: 63 | Reviews: 18 | Display Reviews Only:
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3/5  rDev -11.8%

stortore, Monday at 04:02 AM
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4/5  rDev +17.6%

mcjeff42, Sep 13, 2014
Photo of patre_tim
3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

A: Copper red, light haze, medium low carbonation, 3 fingers of light beige fluffy head.


S: Toasted malts, caramel, toffee, apples.


T: Caramel, toffee, apple skins. Light tannic tea quality as well.


M: Medium body, little carbonation.


O: Really well done. Picked this one up in Frankenmuth, MI, drank in New Hamburg, ON Aug 24th, 2014. Well done and to style. Went to the brewery in Frankenmuth, which is quite cool. The beer is fresh, to style, and worthy of drinking!

patre_tim, Aug 24, 2014
Photo of bwood06
2.75/5  rDev -19.1%

bwood06, Jul 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17.6%

cb8282, Jul 23, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +32.4%

Ajmski1988, Jul 19, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +25%

beerme626, Jun 16, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Latarnik, May 30, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

lauries444, May 29, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

mcgovern1010, May 19, 2014
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3/5  rDev -11.8%

BrewtalHonesty, Apr 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

Frobozz, Mar 15, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Agentveba, Dec 06, 2013
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3/5  rDev -11.8%

michaelfcasey, Dec 01, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +39.7%

vader06, Oct 24, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Eastside151, Jul 28, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

amishbooze, Jul 21, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

HardyA, Jul 10, 2013
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4/5  rDev +17.6%

salinasa, Jun 21, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +25%

Kerrie, Jun 10, 2013
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3/5  rDev -11.8%

ygtbsm94, Jun 08, 2013
Photo of JohnnyHopps
2.7/5  rDev -20.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

This is the second time I have had this beer, and I was equally disappointed. Thankfully, I was not the one that brought this to the bottle share. The beer poured a dark red color with a very slight aroma that could best be described as metallic. The taste is also faint. Though there are some sweet malts present with a hint of bitterness, the taste does not create a strong impression. In the aftertaste, on senses the malts becoming somewhat sour but nondescript. In my personal notes, I wrote the word "boring" from the first time I sampled this beer. I would say that adjective still applies.

JohnnyHopps, Jun 08, 2013
Photo of tbdkev
2.88/5  rDev -15.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

Beer pours rust to copper with a fair amount of lacing. The aroma hints at some sweet malt flavors, perhaps honey or molasses. Unfortunately, none of these flavors make an appearance. The initial taste is metallic, gradually fading to a faint but unpleasant bitterness that lingers. Mouthfeel is standard for an ale. Red Sky starts promising, but ultimately comes up short.

tbdkev, Jun 07, 2013
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4/5  rDev +17.6%

Trent, May 09, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

tmm313, Apr 10, 2013
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Frankenmuth Red Sky Ale from Frankenmuth Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 63 ratings.