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Red Brick Brick Mason Series #6: Black-Eye Rye - Red Brick Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
85
very good

46 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 46
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 9.84%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Red Brick Brewing Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: EgadBananas on 05-30-2013)
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

Will_The_Thrill, Jun 27, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

user785335, Mar 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

brandoman63, Mar 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

psoriasaurus, Feb 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

Pours nearly pitch black except for some deep reddish highlights when held to the light,a full one finger tannish colored head atop that clung nicely to the glass as it settled.Piney hops stand out most in the nose along with some of the spicy rye,dark fruit, and bitter chocolate,to me it's very much hop forward.Flavors have a dark bread component to go along with mild roast and earth,there is just a light shot of piney hops,to me the dryness-earthiness is the main flavor profile,only light brown sugar-like sweetness in the finish.To me it's a hopped up porter but I like it,I like it alot.Just solid,no compaints here.

oberon, Jan 27, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

DerrickW, Jan 25, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

PA-Michigander, Jan 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

thatoneguymike, Jan 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

plinythederek, Jan 03, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

rudabegga9, Jan 01, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

rrski198, Dec 27, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

dankjohn, Dec 27, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

MisterFuzz, Nov 29, 2013
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4.06/5  rDev +8%

12oz bottle into a FW tulip.

Pours a dark black with a nice beige head. Smell is very much like an imperial stout... i get a ton of roasted malts...but also with a good amount of hops in there as well. Taste is more of the same and very reminiscent of a hopped up imp stout, as opposed to a more IPA forward taste that you see in most other beers of this style. I definitely prefer it this way! Full bodied, medium carbonation.

Overall a surprise treat for me as a big stout guy. Recommended!

Axnjxn, Nov 02, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

tdm168, Nov 01, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

ChuckS, Oct 22, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

jschott75, Oct 19, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -26.9%

KevinGordon, Oct 17, 2013
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

cyrushire, Oct 16, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

silverking, Oct 13, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

nmann08, Sep 28, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

khargro2, Sep 28, 2013
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3.9/5  rDev +3.7%

Fantastically dark pour, that looked like the deepest shade of brown, and had a two finger thick, beautiful khaki head sitting on top. The aromas were roasty, with typical coffee, toffee, chocolate smell seen in stouts, but with a touch of floral hops lurking in the shadows. The taste was astringent, dominated by burnt, cracked grain, coffee, and some bitter hops. The rye presence was hard to detect in the taste. There was some vanilla, and oak notes in the finish. Very silky mouthfeel, closer to a Porter here than a true Stout. If I can recall, this is the best beer I've ever had from Red Brick. Good job.

rajendra82, Aug 28, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

dvmin98, Aug 27, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

mecmd, Aug 22, 2013
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Red Brick Brick Mason Series #6: Black-Eye Rye from Red Brick Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 46 ratings.