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Rock Bottom Red Ale | Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
United States
rockbottom.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by AleWatcher on 10-01-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#42,031
Reviews:
14
Ratings:
118
pDev:
15.34%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

@ Rock Bottom Stuart St., just before last night's Baroness show.

Amber with a thin, tight head. Great retention, foam smears my glass like a lengthy skid mark. Mildy toasted grain and a very mild citrus aroma. Tastes about the same with a mild caramel sweetness to balance mild hop bitterness (38IBU). I've used the word "mild" 4 times already and that sounds about right - it's a very James Taylor beer.

A red ale harkening back to the days of balance and restrained hopping. A very clean beer.

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The smell had good flavor but was slightly muted, caramel malts dominating. The taste was simple but pleasing, again dominated by caramel malts. Hops barely touch the tastebuds in its finish. Simple but effective and definitely drinkable.

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Rock Bottom Red Ale from Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
Beer rating: 3.39 out of 5 with 118 ratings
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