Racer 5 India Pale Ale - Bear Republic Brewing Co.
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4.22/5 rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Purchased locally from bottle shop ($9.99/6). Bottle dated 11/2/11. Poured into a tulip glass.
A: Mostly clear with some cloudiness from some suspended yeast particles; gold/amber; 1+" off-white head that settles rather quickly and leaves little trace of lacing; steady effervescence.
S: Fresh, clean grapefruit and lemon, sweet malts; some floral and whisp of pine.
T: Citrus fruit arrives first; sweet malt, along with low, steady level of bitterness that finishes somewhat dry; alcohol is well masked.
M: Light-to-medium carbonation, medium body; crisp; very slight warming.
O: Both complex and extremely well balanced; refreshing and very easy to drink. Reminiscent of Founders Two Hearted Ale.
Serving type: bottle
12-24-2011 00:02:32 | More by bierbrauer
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Racer 5 India Pale Ale from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
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