Dean Pacific Northwest Mahogany Ale | SingleCut Beersmiths

BA SCORE
3.83/5
149 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
SingleCut Beersmiths
New York, United States
singlecutbeer.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by vfgccp on 12-10-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#13,746
Reviews:
19
Ratings:
149
pDev:
10.18%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
24
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 149 |  Reviews: 19
Photo of Sellen
3.42/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Gkruszewski
3.75/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TheSevenDuffs
3.5/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Mikexw
3.29/5  rDev -14.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Beric
3.81/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Serving: On tap at Rubirosa Pizzeria in Manhattan
Served: 8 June 2016

This review fell through the cracks. As I remember it though, the beer was not a looker- much more of a turbid looking brown than a clean amber ale. The beer had a sweet, caramel malt nose and soft herbal hop notes. The beer was hoppier than I was expecting, though I suppose I shouldn't have been surprised given it was a "Pacific Northwest" beer. The flavor was relatively soft and muted, though this made for excellent pairing with the fantastic pizzas at the restaurant. The beer complimented the flavors in the sauce and crust without overwhelming the palate. Very drinkable, and overall a good amber ale.

 681 characters

Photo of Noelito76
3.74/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Nichols33
3.35/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of abkayak
4.1/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of CharlesK
3.5/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of chefduff2
3.75/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dgherm
4.17/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Furley80
4.25/5  rDev +11%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of eddiefl
3.38/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Uconnelmo
4.02/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jmg480
3.96/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of timmynyc
4/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of brbrocc
4/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of curtis6290
4/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of MD03
4.88/5  rDev +27.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Photo of bkwhoppa66
3.75/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of smcolw
3.72/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

deep dark amber color, nearly brown. Clear. Thin had but it lasts and leaves a blanket/lattice of lace.

Freshly cut pine boughs and deep dark caramel are the smells I get.

The hop is up front but mild. If one holds the liquid in the mouth, there's a blend of dry toasted malts and sharp pepper. The swallow is all harsh biting bitterness. Leans thin body wise with elevated effervescence. I noted some earth tones in the aftertaste.

 437 characters

Photo of PatrickCT
3.59/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ThorSigurdsson
3.83/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Not a big fan of brown ales lately, but this was nice. Got a growlerful at the brewery and took it home to enjoy with the little lady and some bbq for my birthday. We sat on the deck, ribs grillin and pouring this deep brown ale into continually emptying glasses. She enjoys the sweeter flavor of brown ale, but this had enough flavor, hop and malt, to tempt my discerning palate.

 383 characters

Photo of AirBob
4/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of monkeybeerbelly
3.75/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Dean Pacific Northwest Mahogany Ale from SingleCut Beersmiths
Beer rating: 3.83 out of 5 with 149 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

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