Truckee River Organic Red | Great Basin Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Great Basin Brewing Co.
Nevada, United States
greatbasinbrewingco.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.30%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Made with all natural barley and hops - pure, refreshing, smooth, nutty, caramelly rich and very satisfying - this unfiltered ale is brewed as a tribute to the brewery's lifeblood, our beloved Truckee River. Certified organic by NV Department of Agriculture.

Added by RenoZymurgist on 07-08-2003

BEER STATS
Ratings:
5
Reviews:
2
Avg:
2.38
pDev:
20.59%
 
 
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Ratings: 5 |  Reviews: 2
Photo of mmilyko
2.5/5  rDev +5%

Photo of Gabany
2/5  rDev -16%

Photo of marct
3/5  rDev +26.1%

Photo of KoG
2.93/5  rDev +23.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Seems like your typical red ale. Not very suprising in any aspect, except that it is unfiltered so it's a bit hazy. If they bottled, it could go for a bit of time in a bottle, not too sure how it would hold up in a Growler though.

I'm not sure if I would ever get this again with so many other good offerings on tap.

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Photo of RenoZymurgist
1.78/5  rDev -25.2%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

The head had subsided before the pint had even been served to me. The color is a cloudy deep red that is almost brown. The aroma is of sweet malt with a touch of noble hops. Flavor is very clean with a maltiness that is matched by the hops, yet both are very mild. Mouthfeel is very thin and this beer is pretty watery for a Red. No bitterness from the hops or the malt is detected and i must say this beer is very boring. Overall i would rather walk to the liquor store and buy whatever was in the case than this beer.

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Truckee River Organic Red from Great Basin Brewing Co.
2.38 out of 5 based on 5 ratings.
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