Rye Porter | Red Eye Brewing Company

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3.88/5
Very Good
5 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Red Eye Brewing Company
Wisconsin, United States
redeyebrewing.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by SykDoc on 02-14-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Ratings:
5
pDev:
5.93%
 
 
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4/5  rDev +3.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

Photo of wisrarebeer
4.15/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at the brewpub in Wausau. Dispensed via nitrogen.

A: great creamy head, opaque
S: great nose, roasted
T: creamy nitrogen with roasted malt, almost bourbon barrel in quality
M: creamy, rich, easy drinking which isn't surprising for a nitrogen poured beer

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4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of SykDoc
3.73/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Had this on-tap and from a growler. Poured into a pint glass. It pours a dark brown that appears black and opaque in the glass. A 1/4 inch dark tan head forms and reduces to a nice mild lacing.

The aroma is a bit weak with some mild milk chocolate notes and a bit of earthiness. A bit of coffee is also present, more prominent as it warms.

The taste again has that milk chocolate blend with some coffee and a bit more rye than was present in the nose.

The mouthfeel medium bodied and finishes a bit thin with a hint of dryness. A bit more carbonation than I would prefer, but smooth.

Overall, this is an okay beer and I can drink it without too much difficulty, but not something I would particularly seek out.

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Rye Porter from Red Eye Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.88 out of 5 with 5 ratings