I-90
Southern Tier Brewing Company

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From:
Southern Tier Brewing Company
 
New York, United States
Style:
American Pale Ale
Ranked #785
ABV:
6%
Score:
86
Ranked #20,362
Avg:
3.78 | pDev: 15.08%
Reviews:
4
Ratings:
14
Status:
Active
Rated:
Apr 20, 2021
Added:
Oct 16, 2011
Wants:
  2
Gots:
  2
SCORE
86
Very Good
I-90I-90
Notes: None
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Rated: 3.85 by Critter6 from Pennsylvania

Apr 20, 2021
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Reviewed by eskildow from Ohio

4.39/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
It is red, boy howdy is it red. The vanilla smell in the glass gives it an almost "red velvet cake" appeal. However, the taste of tart cherries is a fresh (is mouth puckering) surprise on the tongue. An almost wine-like consistency.
Jun 19, 2016
 
Rated: 3.89 by moodyxc9 from Ohio

Nov 04, 2015
 
Rated: 4 by leprechaunandfatman from Ohio

Oct 27, 2015
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Reviewed by ClePaul from Ohio

4.1/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4
Southern Tier I-90 Cherry Sour

Look 8/10
Smell 18/20
Taste 35/40
Feel 8/10
Drinkability 17/20

Overall 86/100
Oct 23, 2015
 
Rated: 2.4 by rrafnad

Oct 25, 2014
 
Rated: 2.92 by Woppy5 from Ohio

Oct 21, 2014
 
Rated: 4.25 by LarryMyers from Pennsylvania

Oct 17, 2014
 
Rated: 3.75 by DrBier from Pennsylvania

Aug 07, 2014
 
Rated: 3 by Lanstrum from Ohio

Oct 25, 2013
 
Rated: 3.75 by crisis44 from New York

Jul 11, 2013
 
Rated: 3.5 by baileym

Jan 06, 2013
 
Rated: 4 by Stinger80OH from Ohio

Jul 07, 2012
 
Rated: 4 by mcallister from Ohio

Feb 16, 2012
 
Rated: 3.5 by Tyrawlings from Ohio

Feb 11, 2012
 
Rated: 5 by amstelcat from Ohio

Nov 23, 2011
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Reviewed by adamette from Ohio

3.67/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4
Live review. Poured from the growler that I bought at World Wines & Liquor in Mentor for $11.99 into a clean, clear pint glass. I continue to enjoy their growler program as the beers that they have on tap are varied and in some cases (like this one) only available on tap.

A Translucent golden yellow body under a one inch egg white head. Pretty standard look. 3.5

S Nice basic floral hops smell with a bit of sweet malt. The floral hops seem to be balanced nicely. There is a certain peppery aspect to the smell as well. This is a good smell. 4.0

T Taste flows directly from the smell. The floral hops predominate, there is a faint malt sweetness but the taste offers something that the smell did not...the certain sense of barley malt husks. Taste is interesting but not mind blowing. 3.5

M Feel is beefed up by that peppery, hops taste but this is a translucent Pale Ale so the feel is probably moderate. It is appropriate to the style but just not that remarkable. 3.0

D/O Drinkability is good. I have not checked the ABV but it does not taste very elevated. Overall this is a safe Pale Ale, an appropriate selection to commemorate Cleveland Beer Week 2011 which is what it was meant to do. 4.0

Notes: I live and often drive up and down Interstate 90 (which is between Southern Tier Brewery in Lakewood, NY and Cleveland, Ohio) but I am not sure of naming a beer for a roadway (what with DUI and all).
Nov 16, 2011
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Reviewed by dogfishandi from New York

4/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
On-tap at the empty pint pub at the brewery. poured into a nonic pint glass. according to the bartender this was a pale ale brewed for Cleveland beer week.

pours out a very clear golden color with some nice white head that held some decent retention, thin layer. a little bit of some nice lacing on the glass.

in the aroma some tropical fruits, kind of dank raw pellet hops, and some citrus, maybe lemony. not a super intense hop aroma but fits the pale ale category. a little bit of a grainy aroma as well.

again, from the hops you get some tropical fruits, grapefruit citrus, a bit of lemon citrus, and a slight raw pellet hop flavor. a bit of grains try to balance. again, nothing intensely hoppy but it works for a sessionable pale ale.

mouthfeel is more towards the lighter side, lighter body. some hop bitterness in the finish, nothing really wrecking your palate however. just a touch watery at times.

overall, this is very similar to a lot of Southern Tiers other pale ales (pale, hopsun, mow master). same kind of malt and hop profile, only suddle differences between the 2. i wouldnt really seek this out again, but worth atleast one try.
Oct 16, 2011
I-90 from Southern Tier Brewing Company
Beer rating: 86 out of 100 with 18 ratings