Before Sunset | Redhook Ale Brewery

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Brewed by:
Redhook Ale Brewery
New Hampshire, United States
redhook.com

Style: Belgian IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.75%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by flagmantho on 02-03-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.93/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

I had this beer on-tap at WABL Belgianfest 2013 in a snifter taster glass.

Appearance: rich amber hue with a pretty strong haze and a little bit of ivory head. Not bad!

Smell: caramelly, biscuity aroma up front. It's got a spicy Belgian yeasty character as well, but not a lot of hoppy character. In general, it's not my favorite.

Taste: a little bit of tartness and caramel; it's actually quite good. It's got a hint of what I'd call a "ruby" flavor, somewhat reminiscent of a Flanders red. Redhook are calling this a Belgian IPA, but it's not particularly hoppy; that said, though, it is generally pretty tasty.

Mouthfeel: medium body with a huge carbonation and a massive, satisfying creaminess. Shazam! I love it.

Overall: this is a good beer; despite its toasty, biscuity aroma and general not-to-advertised-style character, I enjoy drinking this brew.

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Before Sunset from Redhook Ale Brewery
Beer rating: 3.93 out of 5 with 1 ratings