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Aorta Ale (Double Red Ale) - Short's Brewing Company

Aorta Ale (Double Red Ale)Aorta Ale (Double Red Ale)

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BA SCORE
87
very good

143 Ratings
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Ratings: 143
Reviews: 52
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 13.14%


Brewed by:
Short's Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  8.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
A double red ale that seems to indicate an intensity of flavor simply by it’s dark reddish brown appearance. Subtle aromas of candy, brown sugar, and toasted malt seem reluctantly released from the depths of this full bodied beast. Raisins, figs, and burnt caramel are among some of the sweeter flavors up front, before giving way to a roasted cocoa like bitterness that becomes magnified by high alpha hops. Considering the initial overall sweetness, it’s a heightened bitterness that dominates the finish.

127 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerBeing on 10-13-2007)
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Aorta Ale (Double Red Ale) from Short's Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 143 ratings.