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Snowshoe Red Ale - New Glarus Brewing Company

Snowshoe Red AleSnowshoe Red Ale

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82
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367 Ratings
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Ratings: 367
Reviews: 162
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 10.71%


Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

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

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Winter on 03-31-2002)
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Axic10

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks to Barrythebear for this bottle. Poured from 12oz bottle into a tulip glass.

Appearance: Pours a clear dark amber with a finger of fluffy egg shell white foam that settles quickly to a thin layer.

Smell: Sweet caramel and biscuity malt. Slight hint of raisin as well.

Taste: Caramel, roasted bready malt. Finishes with a subtle mix of sweet malt and raisins.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied and smooth.

Overall: A very smooth and easy drinker. I really liked this beer and would have again.

Serving type: bottle

04-10-2011 21:06:32 | More by Axic10
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Snowshoe Red Ale from New Glarus Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 367 ratings.