G'Knight Imperial Red Ale | Oskar Blues Grill & Brew

3,907 Ratings
G'Knight Imperial Red AleG'Knight Imperial Red Ale

Brewed by:
Oskar Blues Grill & Brew
Colorado, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.70%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Classified by the brewery as an "Imperial Red/Double IPA" 8.7% ABV, 60 IBUs

Added by BeerAdvocate on 03-12-2003

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Found at "Plan B" in mIlford, Connecticut this DIPA shows a pretty reddish amber color along with a modest off-white head and tremendous sheets of lacing. The aroma is caramel booze with a slight grass hop. The taste brings a malty caramel-toffee with mild vanilla and herbal hop ideas. Booziness distracts in my opinion. It's medium bodied with minor carbonation. Midland feel. Decent, a little boozy more than tasty.

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12 oz can from local speciality beer store. Canned on date on the bottom.
Pours a very nice, light copper red color. A starfish red color head lingers for quite a while. Has a fresh, sweet hoppy smell, very nice. Good finish on the hops, washes down easily.
Overall a very nice beer, one of the better, and stronger, red ales I'm aware of.

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G'Knight Imperial Red Ale from Oskar Blues Grill & Brew
4.1 out of 5 based on 3,907 ratings.
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