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River Ale - Deschutes Brewery

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River AleRiver Ale

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BA SCORE
81
good

120 Ratings
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Ratings: 120
Reviews: 23
rAvg: 3.58
pDev: 10.61%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Deschutes Brewery visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Seanibus on 05-08-2013)
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arizcards

Arizona

3.64/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Picked up a single from Total Wine at the end of September for $1.49. Best by 10/28/13...oops.

Beer poured orange with a robust white head that is leaving lacing behind.

Nose has hints of northwest hops.

Taste is pretty good for a small beer. Nice pale and caramel malts meld nicely with citrus and tropical hops. Nice light lingering of hop bitterness remains after each sip.

Mouthfeel is light to medium bodied and moderately carbonated.

Overall this is very tasty for such a small beer. This should be reclassified to be an APA. A nice beer if you want to keep things in control!

Serving type: bottle

11-12-2013 00:10:27 | More by arizcards
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River Ale from Deschutes Brewery
81 out of 100 based on 120 ratings.