Rusty Pheasant | Cornerstone Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Cornerstone Brewing Company
Ohio, United States

Style: Rye Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by AltBock on 04-27-2007

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Ratings: 2 |  Reviews: 1
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3.22/5  rDev 0%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Cornerstone's beer menu said that their Rusty Pheasant is made with 20% flaked and malted rye and contains 22 IBUs, 14 P, and a 5.9% ABV to back it up. Cornerstone also mentioned that this beer is a cult classic. It was served in a nondescript standard American pint glass.

Rusty Pheasant poured a hazy yellowish amber color with a half an inch head of white foam that had OK retention that left behind a few white rings along the edge of the beer and a smidge of white lace around the glass. It started off with a light aroma of toasted malts, a few juicy fruits, and a small hint of malted rye in the background. When swirled around and only when the beer is swirled around, a banana aroma will emerge from out of nowhere to cover up the initial aroma. It had a slightly dry taste toasted malts, a pinch of malted rye, a splash of juicy fruits, and finished off with a mild toasted hop bitterness. The mouthfeel was light to medium bodied with a slight aftertaste of malted grains and a few hops. Rusty Pheasant made for a decent average refreshing spring time beer. I enjoyed my time with the Rusty Pheasant.

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Rusty Pheasant from Cornerstone Brewing Company
3.18 out of 5 based on 2 ratings.
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