Catcher In The Rye | Wandering Star Brewing Company

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22 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Wandering Star Brewing Company
Massachusetts, United States
wanderingstarbrewing.com

Style: Rye Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by Jason on 05-06-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
22
Reviews:
3
Avg:
3.6
pDev:
11.11%
 
 
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Ratings: 22 |  Reviews: 3
Photo of WillieThreebiers
3.71/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of NorseKaiser
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rbloomberg3
4.21/5  rDev +16.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Crackblind
4.25/5  rDev +18.1%

Had on Cask at dba in Brooklyn. Not a major IPA fan but the combo of cask conditioned and rye led me to give it a shot. Nicely balanced an not to hop heavy, which is always nice. Can taste the rye and the bitterness lingers at the end in a pleasant way. A good choice for a quick one in the afternoon to drink while reading.

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Photo of Kmlund
3/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of SocalKicks
3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

Photo of seedyone
2.96/5  rDev -17.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Rye brews are not usually my cup of tea, but this one is mild enough to be enjoyable as a distraction from the normal rack of forceful IPAs. Not much head and very little lacing. Great balance of flavors and nice mouthfeel. I'd like to be more enthusiastic because this is not just some novelty, but...I need a bit more. Of what I'm not sure

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Photo of ChipChaight
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of rockrob
3/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of BigOldOaf
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

Photo of souterrain
3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

Photo of PatGreer
4/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of dental
4.25/5  rDev +18.1%

Photo of petermethot
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

Photo of MattXT
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of dextermcgurk
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

Photo of marshmeli
3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

Photo of JRod1969
4/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of JSBILK
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

Photo of Ajlvt
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Kiniey01
3/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of Limin8tor
3.7/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Still a newbie, so feel unqualified rating for appearance/smell/notes etc. It had a hint of what tasted like grapefruit, maybe? Definite citrus and floral notes. I'm frankly not a big fan of the IPA family, but I thought this was a solid choice in that category. Had enough of a detailed flavor to combat the bitterness that tends to make me shy away from IPAs and their cousins.

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Catcher In The Rye from Wandering Star Brewing Company
3.6 out of 5 based on 22 ratings.
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