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Common Ride | 4204 Main Street Brewing Co.

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Common RideCommon Ride

Brewed by:
4204 Main Street Brewing Co.
Illinois, United States

Style: California Common / Steam Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Suds on 01-24-2016

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Ratings: 8 |  Reviews: 5
Photo of JLaw55
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Franziskaner
3.37/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Deep copper to brown in color with a light sediment suspended within the body. There's a fingernail of off white resting around part of the rim and half of the center. Aroma is comprised of light malt with a touch of saltiness. I taste a moderately malty body comprised of caramel The mouth is a bit wet and quaffable.

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Photo of Thirstygoat
3.69/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

My first beer from this Illinois brewery. As a long time fan of Anchor Steam I was glad to try this.
A fluffy off white head that retained for a while with a bronze/copper translucent color. A bit murky.
Not much aroma. faint hops?
Very drinkable with malt flavors but nothing heavy a good beer for after mowing the lawn, which I did today.
Some substance on the bottom of the mouth.
This was a pick a six that I am glad I added.

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Photo of bpkrippner
3.74/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Mark-Leggett
3.68/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a dark amber with a small head. Smells of malt and honey are inviting and enjoyable. Drinking this beer I got a lot of malt and caramel flavors but it seemed well balanced. Overall a solid beer and cool style. Give it a try.

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Photo of jsh420
3.79/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Tone
3.65/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a clear, copper color. One inch head of an off-white color. Great retention and decent lacing. Smells of strong pale malt, caramel malt, slight sweet malt, hint of hops, hint of yeast, and a hint of pine. Fits the style of a California Common / Steam Beer. Mouth feel is sharp and clean, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of strong pale malt, caramel malt, slight sweet malt, hint of hops, and a hint of pine. Overall, good appearance, but aroma and body are average, but the blend is good.

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Photo of Suds
3.86/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

From a 12 ounce can, this is a clear, dark amber liquid with a thin off-white head. The aroma i s woody, with some toast and bread in the background. The taste is semi-sweet, with lots of toasted malt flavors and a centering bitterness. Firm, medium-full in body. Very drinkable and worth a try.

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Common Ride from 4204 Main Street Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.66 out of 5 with 8 ratings
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