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Rickard's Red | Molson Coors Canada

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Molson Coors Canada
Ontario, Canada
molson.com

Style: American Amber / Red Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Crafted using three different malted barleys, Pacific Northwest hops and the finest Brewer's Caramel, Rickard's Red is exceptionally flavorful with a smooth finish. Enjoy Canada's favorite red beer with its proud pub heritage served cold in a pint glass.

Brewed using three different malt barleys, Pacific Northwest hops, and the finest Brewer's Caramel.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-15-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#44,273
Reviews:
152
Ratings:
444
pDev:
18.71%
Bros Score:
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*Re-Review*
Serving Type: 16 oz. Draught poured into a nice Rickards glass.

A- Pours a nice ruby colour topped by a white 1 1/2 finger head. Head dissipates fairly quickly and leaves a thin film. Lots of lacing on the glass.

S- Sweet, lightly roasted malt. Not much in the way of hops as the brewery description states.

T- Lightly roasted malt, lots of caramel sweetness, and a mild hop finish.

M- Light-Medium carbonation and a fairly thin body.

O- Rickards Red. One of the best brews in the Rickards line but definitely not one of the best Red Lagers out there. If you're looking for a tasty brew that is good with a steak and available at most restaurants (in Canada at least), Rickards Red can do the job. If you have a choice, definitely choose draught over bottle (the bottles have a weird metallic taste). Overall, I recommend this beer.

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Rickard's Red from Molson Coors Canada
Beer rating: 3.1 out of 5 with 444 ratings
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