18 Mile Ale | 603 Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
603 Brewery
New Hampshire, United States
603brewery.com

Style: Rye Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.60%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by ZEB89 on 06-21-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#41,153
Reviews:
15
Ratings:
79
pDev:
14.29%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Ratings: 79 |  Reviews: 15
Photo of PolishHurricane
3.93/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

S: A little rye smell, maybe nutty, mild tart/hop.
T: Sweet, bit of a rye spice (mild), mild bitter end. Aftertaste that comes up is a general sweet rye.
F: A decent fizz, almost a 4.5, not bad. Medium heavy, maybe light going down, feels a bit heavier in the stomach though. Makes me want to burp.

Overall: Good beer, light taste in my opinion. Easy drinker.

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Photo of Nichols33
3/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Lone_Freighter
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a becher pint glass, the appearance was a hazy golden color with a fairly large foamy off-white head. Mild stringy lace. The aroma had some biscuit/toasty malt, then rye plus some citrusy bitter hops. The flavor blends the sweetness of the biscuits/toastiness to the rye and citrusy hops. Lingering citrusy to semi-spicy rye sort of aftertaste. Quick semi-spicy sort of finish. On the palate, this one sat about a light to medium on the body with a fair sessionability about it. Moderate carbonation. Good ABV. Overall, in my opinion, I thought this was a pretty good rye beer well worthy of having again.

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Photo of DrewSnyc667
3.84/5  rDev +12%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Ladgaga
2.22/5  rDev -35.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of BeerMeister8
3.5/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of barczar
3.67/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

This one's 6 months old, unfortunately.

Aroma nutty, toasted caramel malt dominant, with rye spiciness.

Flavor is similar, lightly caramelly sweet, with a moderately bitter, spicy rye finish.

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Photo of BFCarr
3.63/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Solid but not great. Worthy of a try but keep your expectations in check.

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Photo of craigferraro
4/5  rDev +16.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of andrenaline
3.74/5  rDev +9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Prost76
3.42/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of DoctorChugButterman
3.39/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Downtownnh
3.86/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Rizzy17
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Abe_Froman
3.46/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of NH1911
3.93/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of freeme
3.71/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dcbeers
3.79/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Plissken
2.64/5  rDev -23%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of HaightAshbury
3.77/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of hop_junkie
3.65/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DomingoOrtiz
2.94/5  rDev -14.3%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of InspectorBob
3.33/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of VonZipper
3.56/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of manhatton
2.5/5  rDev -27.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Really wanted to like this, especially living in New Hampshire.

Dead hops, thin feel, despite a great color. Pour was flat and aroma lacking.

Hoping other offerings from this brewery deliver.

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18 Mile Ale from 603 Brewery
Beer rating: 3.43 out of 5 with 79 ratings
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