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Red Brick Dog Days Ale - Red Brick Brewing Company

Red Brick Dog Days AleRed Brick Dog Days Ale

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72 Ratings
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Ratings: 72
Reviews: 36
rAvg: 3.26
pDev: 16.26%


Brewed by:
Red Brick Brewing Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  4.10% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly Red Brick Summer Unfiltered Wheat, and prior to that Summer Hefeweizen.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-27-2002)
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Reviews by Thur123:
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Thur123

Georgia

3.45/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

The brew pours a very hazy tan-ish golden color with one and a half finger of fluffy white head. I can't tell how carbonated it may be but I'm sure its fine. The head fades kind of quickly for the style. Looks good. The smell is sweet bananas with a bit of clove and a bit of yeasty funk.

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The flavor is the same, with and slightly astringent banana with a yeasty finish. Overall this is a standard unfiltered wheat but certainly nothing bad. Has all the flavors and texture it should.

Serving type: bottle

10-17-2010 22:54:35 | More by Thur123
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Louisiana

3.81/5  rDev +16.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Red Brick Dog Days Ale has a the thinnest, off-white head and an initially clear, golden, bubbly appearance, with clouds up, once the caked bottom contents are swished and poured in. There is no lacing to speak of. Aroma is strongly of banana and maybe some white wheat bread, and the flavor is also predominately banana, with some background coriander, white bread, lemon, and a shade of bitterness. Mouthfeel is medium and soft, and Red Brick Dog Days Ale finishes crisp, refreshing, and enjoyable. Really good stuff!

RJT

Serving type: bottle

11-30-2013 15:46:54 | More by RonaldTheriot
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3.01/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 2.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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A pale, clear pour with no lacing or head. Looks like apple juice within minutes.
Smell is nice, interesting. Floral hope notes, just the right amount....just a kiss.
Taste, mild malts balance the light floral hop notes. Slightly juicy. Refreshing.
Little aftertaste, nothing offensive.

Hard to tell it's even a Hefe. Just a basic craft with some interesting qualities, but nothing to write home about.

Serving type: bottle

10-27-2013 20:49:29 | More by harveystarr
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A: Pours a very lightly hazy medium straw yellow in color with moderate to heavy amounts of active visible carbonation streaming from the bottom of the glass and some faint golden yellow highlights. The beer has a half finger tall sudsy white head that reduces to a mottled layer of thin film covering the majority of the surface of the beer and a medium thick ring at the edges of the glass. Moderate amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Light to moderate aromas of wheat with lighter aromas of lemon citrus and banana.

T: Upfront there is a moderate flavor of wheat followed by some lighter flavors of lemon citrus and a light flavor of banana. Very faint hints of clove in the finish.

M: Just shy of medium bodied with moderate to heavy amounts of carbonation.

O: Easy to drink and definitely sessionable due to the low ABV but not one of the most interesting hefeweizens that I have tried - a little too clear in appearance and a little lacking in the banana/clove aromas and flavors. It almost tastes like a light version of a hefeweizen.

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Red Brick Dog Days Ale from Red Brick Brewing Company
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