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Aviator Red - Flying Bison Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
84
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123 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 123
Reviews: 77
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 11.86%
Wants: 2
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Flying Bison Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Irish Red Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: shirfan on 03-24-2003)
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match1112

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3.48/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

pours a beautiful ruby red color. an inch of thick creamy tan head slowly settles into a patchy sea foamy cap leaving minimal lacing. nose is very sweet and malty, some chocolate, dark fruit and hops. taste is also very sweet from the malts used. not overly hopped or bitter. unfortunatly there is a certain something in there that gives it an astringency that makes the after taste unfavorable. almost like i let an asprin dissolve on my tongue. mouthfeel seems a tad thin for the style. carbonation is good.

Serving type: bottle

05-04-2012 13:36:44 | More by match1112
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Aviator Red from Flying Bison Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 123 ratings.