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Hop Rod Rye - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,211 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 4,211
Reviews: 2,030
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 9.69%
Wants: 209
Gots: 202 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A high gravity IPA brewed with 18% rye malt. Hop Rod Rye has a floral hop aroma and subtle caramel notes with a slightly earthy and spicy rye character.

2009 California State Fair – GOLD
2003 California State Fair – GOLD
2002 Real Ale Festival (Chicago) – GOLD

(Beer added by: Quaffer on 03-27-2002)
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SuperNova777

Indiana

4.4/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Thanx to AlleyKat King for bringing this back for me from his honeymoon in LA

Notes from 08/25/10

A:Poured a ruby red color with a fingers worth of head that leaves a awesome lacing
down the glass

S:At first you get a nice tone of rye mix in with a floral hop aroma with a little sweetness
as well

T:Just as the smell detects a nice floral flavor as it first hits the palate followed up with tones of rye and malt mix together. The palate is left with a final bite of hops leaving you wanting another sip

M:A nice solid body with just the right amount of carbonation

D:Probably one of the best rye beers I have ever had. Solid flavor with easy drinkability and a great hop profile, wish we could get Bear Republic in Indiana all the time

Serving type: bottle

09-20-2010 17:15:09 | More by SuperNova777
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Hop Rod Rye from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 4,211 ratings.