Redstone Ale | Sunday River Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Sunday River Brewing Co.
Maine, United States | website

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by lordofthewiens on 06-15-2008

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
4
Ratings:
6
Avg:
3.77
pDev:
3.45%
 
 
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Reviews: 4 | Ratings: 6
Reviews by TonyReaves:
Photo of TonyReaves
3.81/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 2 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Came to the table with almost no head, which was disappointing, but maybe they didn't want to piss off people who demand a 'full glass.'

Either way, it smelled great. Light caramel malts under a big bouquet of hops. Tasted like an IPA with a medium toffee maltiness riding beneath it. The mix was beautiful.

A little sticky, medium-bodied like an IPA. We bought a growler as a gift to some friends on the way out.

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Photo of lordofthewiens
3.56/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had a couple of these at $1.50 a pint, a real bargain. Red in color with a thick tan head and lots of lacing. Nondescript sweet aroma, maybe a little fruit. Definitely more fruit in the taste, but still a little vague. Decent hops. Probably a good session beer.

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Photo of lou50rp
3.72/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of smcolw
3.85/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Not much of a head, but then again it is a bar pour. It does leave ample coating of lace after each sip. The color is a solid brown where lightest shine through. It appears to be cloudy, but it's hard to tell.

This beer has a good blend of dryish malt with enough hop prevent this from being one-dimensional.

Good body with an above average level of carbonation. The beer starts with a very brief crystal malt start. This is more hoppy than most reds. A very easy beer to have more than one.

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Photo of Icemann383
3.75/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BFCarr
3.88/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pretty good for a retired beer. Had at brewery September 2016.
Pours red with thin white head. Smell has some wine notes, fruity. Taste is malty with some bitterness. Good for a red. Mouthfeel is smooth. Overall a nice red.

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Redstone Ale from Sunday River Brewing Co.
3.77 out of 5 based on 6 ratings.
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