Taku River Red Ale | Alaskan Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Alaskan Brewing Co.
Alaska, United States | website

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by BeerKangaroo on 12-23-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
12
Avg:
4
pDev:
9.5%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 12
Photo of SitkaSteve
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

This was served on tap in a pint glass.
The color was red/amber with a bar pour's kind of head, just a film that allowed no lacing.
The smell was a bittersweet citrus hops over a light caramel malts.
The taste was basically the same.
The mouthfeel was about a light to medium in body with a decent sessionability about it. The carbonation was good for the style and for me.
Overall, I say this was a pretty good hoppy Amber that I would have again.

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Photo of DKRowden
3.85/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured on tap into a pint glass. It has a light amber/red hue with a minimal white airy head. It has a faint sweet hop smell. It has a light malt taste with a mostly citrus body and a light hop finish. It has a crisp and fresh mouth feel with a semi dry finish. Overall it is an ok red ale.

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Taku River Red Ale from Alaskan Brewing Co.
4 out of 5 based on 12 ratings.
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