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Red Brick Black Brick - Red Brick Brewing Company

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Red Brick Black Brick
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3 Ratings
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 13.47%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Red Brick Brewing Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
Flanders Oud Bruin |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-17-2009)
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Reviews by dejrrma:
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3.25/5  rDev -19%

dejrrma, Jul 03, 2012
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Photo of glid02
4.28/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

On-tap at the Brick Store.

Pours one shade from black with a half-finger tan head. The head recedes into a wispy layer on top leaving solid lacing.

Smells of earthy whiskey - very scotch-like - with good amounts of dark fruits - mostly raisins but with some plums. Smoky notes exist and gain steam as the beer warms.

Tastes similar to how it smells, however there's a very slight amount of tartness that wasn't present in the nose. The best (and an admittedly poor) way I can describe it is like the tartness in a gose, very light but with solid presence. The tart dark fruits take equal billing with smoky whiskey notes that carry through to a lightly bitter finish.

Mouthfeel is alright. It's a bit on the thin side for a beer this big with light carbonation.

Drinkability is very good. I had a hard time putting the glass down trying to figure out all that was going on with this beer.

Overall I was impressed with this beer and a special thanks to Ding for telling everyone exactly what it's composed of. Well worth a shot if it pops up again.

glid02, Oct 23, 2009
Photo of coreyfmcdonald
4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

coreyfmcdonald, Jul 02, 2012
Red Brick Black Brick from Red Brick Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.