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Red Tape | Fort Myers Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Fort Myers Brewing Company
Florida, United States

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by adam42381 on 04-16-2013

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
10
Avg:
3.7
pDev:
9.73%
 
 
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Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 10
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3.68/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 32 ounce growler into a Duvel tulip. Growler was filled on 4/12/13 at the brewery.

Appearance: Pours a deep red-amber color with blood orange highlights and a 2 finger frothy off-white head. Excellent head retention and lacing.

Smell: Malty sweetness with a light amount of citrus hops, candied fruit and just a touch of roasted malt in the background.

Taste: Pale malt up front followed by bitter citrus in the middle before ending with a bit of toasted malt at the finish. Aftertaste is lemon zest which lingers for quite a while.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied with a moderate amount of carbonation.

Drinkability: Very high drinkability. Goes down very smooth. I could enjoy several of these without any problem.

Overall: Solid beer overall. The description says it's moderately hopped, but the hops come on pretty strong at the finish. A good effort by a new brewery. I would definitely recommend giving this one a shot.

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Red Tape from Fort Myers Brewing Company
3.7 out of 5 based on 10 ratings.
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