Segua | Costa Rica's Craft Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Costa Rica's Craft Brewing Co.
Costa Rica
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Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by aepb1 on 06-11-2011

BEER STATS
Reviews:
6
Ratings:
39
Avg:
4.02
pDev:
12.44%
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
11
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Reviews: 6 | Ratings: 39
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3.75/5  rDev -6.7%

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4/5  rDev -0.5%

Photo of aepb1
4.2/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A- Light brown with a red hued body and a nice creamy off-white head and good lacing

S- As a red ale should, nice and crisp malts and a hint of hops in there that adds to the crisp nose

T- A little hop presence up front and moves into a nice roasted, nutty malt middle and finishes with that roastiness.

M- Light bodied and moderate carbonation. Crisp and clean.

O- Fun to see a brewery new to me making such a solid beer. If I were able, this would be an all-day beer for me on vacation. The sessionable 5% abv is great.

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4.18/5  rDev +4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jcbogantes
4.5/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This is my favorite beer in Cost Rica, now available in different locations in the central valley and coastal areas.
Appearance: Pours a reddish color, nice head that lingers for several minutes, forming a nice Belgium lace.
Smell: spicy, grainy and hoppy
Taste: clean crisp taste, a little sweet and bready with a good balance of bitterness
Mouth feel: medium bodied
Overall: Very good craft beer easy to drink

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Photo of CraigP83
2.74/5  rDev -31.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

I was excited to try this but it was just O.K. stickier caramel Amber ale

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Photo of mooseisloose
3.76/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Was welcomed at the airport with this brew. Can you drink in the car? Sure. Nice to be somewhere with reason. Taste is nice and strong ale-like, great body, nice balance. Good to know you can get craft beer in CR. Will drink this over my preferred Bavaria Megra when they have it.

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3.9/5  rDev -3%

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4.02/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

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3.9/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev -0.5%

Photo of BeerHunter76
4.75/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

A great red ale! Found this brew in Costa Rica on tap and it hit the table with a reddish almost rusty color to it and about a finger of head which laced down the glass nicely. It smelled deep and malty with a hint of hops. It feels great going down and you get a nutty flavor with a great hop finish. Not overly carbonated, very clean finish, very crisp. This is not a heavily alcoholic brew. Its maybe 5-5.5%. Its a perfect year round beer and its great on a warm Cartago afternoon. I'm glad I brought some back with me.

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4/5  rDev -0.5%

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3.71/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.03/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

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4/5  rDev -0.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -19.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

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4/5  rDev -0.5%

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3/5  rDev -25.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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Segua from Costa Rica's Craft Brewing Co.
4.02 out of 5 based on 39 ratings.
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