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El Rojo Red Ale | Griffin Claw Brewing Company

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12 Reviews
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Griffin Claw Brewing Company
Michigan, United States | website

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by TheBrewo on 12-08-2013

BEER STATS
Reviews:
12
Ratings:
133
Avg:
3.75
pDev:
42.67%
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
45
For Trade:
2
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From BeerAdvocate Magazine #88 (May 2014):

Toast, Caramel, Savory

The brewers intention here is a full on malt bomb, brimming with toasty grain and a thick caramel backing this is quite the Red Ale even though our palates are not being assaulted by hops. Exceptionally clean and easy to quaff back for a slightly bigger brew.

STYLE: American Red Ale | ABV: 6.5% | AVAILABILITY: Year-round

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3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

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2.75/5  rDev -26.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4/5  rDev +6.7%

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3.85/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.35/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

I don't usually go for a red ale, but decided to buy some for family members that like reds and decided to try one. I was pleasantly surprised by smoothness and really enjoyed this beer.

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El Rojo Red Ale from Griffin Claw Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.
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