There's No Rye-Ing In Basebull | Bolero Snort Brewery

no score
Awaiting 10 Reviews
no score
Send samples
There's No Rye-Ing In BasebullThere's No Rye-Ing In Basebull

Brewed by:
Bolero Snort Brewery
New Jersey, United States

Style: Rye Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by facundoCNB on 09-01-2013

For Trade:
View: Beers | Events
User Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 21
Reviews by facundoCNB:
Photo of facundoCNB
3.76/5  rDev +16%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

a nice clean copper/orange in color with a finger of head which quickly dissipated. smells of lager yeast, bready, slight toasted notes and orange zest. ok, what this lacks in appearance and smell, the flavor makes up for it.. a deliciously refreshing beer, lots of bready/biscuity notes, definitely on the yeasty side, with a touch of toasted rye.. this is a delicious beer - no doubt about it. light body with a medium amount of carbonation.. very thin, but that's what makes it refreshing. this beer goes down nice and easy but is so damn tasty you want to savor every moment of it.

give it a shot, at $10 a 6pk, it makes a great session beer, and perfect for hot summer days like today.

 694 characters

More User Reviews:
Photo of acurtis
2.75/5  rDev -15.1%

Photo of JMS1512
4/5  rDev +23.5%

Photo of Matt73
3.52/5  rDev +8.6%

Photo of metter98
3.43/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

A: The beer is slightly hazy dark yellow in color and has a faint amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a light dusting of bubbles covering the surface and a thin collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light aromas of biscuit malts and spicy rye are present in the nose.
T: The taste mostly follows the smell except that the flavors are a little more prominent. No bitterness is perceptible.
M: It feels light- to medium-bodied and clean on the palate and has a low amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is very easy to drink and can be considered sessionable given its low alcohol content. Being a lager, it stands out a little compared to other rye beers.

 664 characters

Photo of NJBeer265
3/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of Paul68
2.75/5  rDev -15.1%

Photo of Jacobob10
2.46/5  rDev -24.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Golden-colored with basically no head to speak of. Little to no carbonation, it took a vigorous swirl of the glass to revive the head. Slight spice in the aroma but not much going on. Despite all this, the flavor wasn't terrible. Lack of carbonation ruins the mouthfeel though.

As soon as I got home after purchasing this beer, I noticed that the bottles were filled up way too high. Almost no room for air in the neck of the bottles. Not sure how much of an effect that had on the carbonation, but definitely not acceptable. Especially at the price point they are charging for six packs.

I don't mean to slam a local beer (or any beer for that matter) but the carbonation issue needs to be fixed. Will re-review when it gets sorted out.

 739 characters

Photo of Marcusr76
2.72/5  rDev -16%

Photo of Toemas
4.5/5  rDev +38.9%

Photo of beernads
3/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of LoveStout
2.75/5  rDev -15.1%

Photo of Gww1864
3.75/5  rDev +15.7%

Photo of ShemRahBoo
3.25/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of djrn2
3.5/5  rDev +8%

Photo of gfg0020
3.75/5  rDev +15.7%

Photo of lauries444
3.75/5  rDev +15.7%

Photo of ethanmc12
3.25/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of BeerForMuscle
3.25/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of Bartos
2.75/5  rDev -15.1%

Photo of TimHitchings
3.5/5  rDev +8%

There's No Rye-Ing In Basebull from Bolero Snort Brewery
3.24 out of 5 based on 21 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

    Join us June 2-3, 2017 in Boston, Mass. for beer, cider, mead, kombucha and sake from over 70 small producers.

    Learn More
  • Subscribe to BeerAdvocate Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.