Red Trolley Ale | Karl Strauss Brewing Company

Red Trolley AleRed Trolley Ale
BA SCORE
3.55/5
554 Ratings
Red Trolley AleRed Trolley Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Karl Strauss Brewing Company
California, United States
karlstrauss.com

Style: Irish Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 01-16-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#39,137
Reviews:
144
Ratings:
554
pDev:
14.37%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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26
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155
Trade:
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12/23/2011

On tap at Karl Strauss

A: Reddish amber with a small beige head.

S: Aromatic toffee and caramel with a firm and insistent bready malt presence. I get some earth and a little prune.

T: Rich caramel malt accompanies baked bread and biscuit. The beer brings raisin to mind and maybe a touch of prune. Bitterness is low.

M: Upper medium body with moderate carbonation.

Overall: A pretty nice Irish Red Ale.

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Red Trolley Ale from Karl Strauss Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.55 out of 5 with 554 ratings
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