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Cinder Cone Red - Deschutes Brewery

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BA SCORE
88
very good

357 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 357
Reviews: 200
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 27
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Deschutes Brewery visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Available: January 2010 only in Oregon, Western Washington and Hawaii
Alc. by Vol.: 5.4%
IBUs: 55

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 10-07-2002)
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3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

HarmonMW, Sep 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

JamLand, Sep 09, 2014
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3/5  rDev -23.3%

ONovoMexicano, Sep 09, 2014
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3/5  rDev -23.3%

Jmccarthy555, Sep 06, 2014
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4.52/5  rDev +15.6%

camarocrazy67, Sep 05, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.3%

SuperMario, Sep 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

schopenhauerale, Aug 29, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

Pours copper with a fading head.
Nose shows sweet malt, pine, cardboard-like oxidised malt notes.
Flavours include citrus and sweet slightly richer malt. Again, seems a little oxidised.
Carbonation is too high.

CrazyDavros, Aug 28, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

atlbravsrno1, Aug 25, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.3%

prock180, Aug 21, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.3%

AnalogErik, Aug 20, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

BeerNW, Aug 15, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

sjrodriguez, Aug 14, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

Donkster46, Aug 12, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

jmdrpi, Aug 09, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.3%

Moonshae_D, Aug 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.3%

JoelClark, Aug 03, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

thisresa, Aug 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

Lukestingray, Aug 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

KlayWey, Jul 29, 2014
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3.81/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

this is back after several years or more of retirement, and i am glad it is. $3.99 per bomber is an insanely fair price for beer this good, and makes it a no brainer at the bottle shop for me. clear amber beer, honey tinted and light looking, with an enormous two inch frothy tan head that laces up as it sips, and never really settles. beautiful beer. smells fresh and quite hoppy, unique in the finish from the tettnanger hops, used here i suspect in far higher doses than they are in traditional european brew styles. its a great hop, a little limey and clean grassy summery brightness abounds. malt is dry for an amber, only mid palate sweetness in more of a round and quick fashion than normal, and then dry more like an irish red in the finish. the hops are really prominent all the way through, but some of the zesty freshness from the nose is lost to bitterness on the back end. i wish it stayed all the way through. there is also amarillo in here, which give it some more fruitiness in the finish too. really clean beer, quickly finishing and light in body for what it is. i love how light it is on the palate, but also how frothy it is, and how substantial the flavors are. deschutes should keep this one in the lineup for awhile. one of the better american reds/ambers out there.

StonedTrippin, Jul 28, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

GeoChase90, Jul 27, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

Emostuka, Jul 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.3%

NickSMpls, Jul 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.3%

SJbigtuna, Jul 13, 2014
Cinder Cone Red from Deschutes Brewery
88 out of 100 based on 357 ratings.