Red Hopper (Imperial Red Ale) | Black Acre Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Black Acre Brewing Co.
Indiana, United States | website

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.20%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by jmarsh123 on 03-04-2013

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3
Avg:
3.89
pDev:
6.17%
 
 
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3.93/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4

Pours vibrant ruby with a small off-white head that sticks around for the duration of the glass. Some lacing present.

Sweet caramel/toffee malts in the aroma. Slight citrus/floral hop component, but leans toward malty.

Simlar flavors. Lots of big sweet caramel notes without ever being too sweet. A little bit of nuttiness on the back end. Some citrus and floral hops provide a bit of balance.

Smooth creamy mouthfeel. Medium bodied with good carbonation.

A little light for an imperial, but pretty tasty. I'd prefer a few more hops, but there were still enough to balance and prevent it from becoming cloying. Fans of maltier styles will love this as mouthfeel is again spot on.

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Red Hopper (Imperial Red Ale) from Black Acre Brewing Co.
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