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Belgian Red | Copper Creek Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Copper Creek Brewing Co.
Georgia, United States
coppercreekathens.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
This oak-aged Saison-style beer has a sweetish-tart malt profit and medium-light body. Its aroma and flavor are complexly fruity with firm notes of raspberries and cranberries leading to its very crispy, dry finish.

Added by ChainGangGuy on 04-13-2009

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
4
Avg:
3.67
pDev:
18.8%
 
 
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Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 4
Photo of ChainGangGuy
3.53/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: Pours a clear, dark reddish-brown body topped by a thin, off-white head.

Smell: Aroma of caramelized pale malts, slightly grainy, with notes of fruity apricot.

Taste: Caramel malts with a taste of caramelized sugars and just the teeny-tiniest pinch of cocoa. Toss in some apricots. Spicy hop character with a medium amount of bitterness, though the beer still finishes fairly sweet and fruity.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied. Medium carbonation.

Drinkability: An enjoyable ale, though it across as more of just a basic red than a Belgian red, as I never found an characteristically Belgian esters or phenolics.

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Belgian Red from Copper Creek Brewing Co.
3.67 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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