Red Rocket Ale | Bear Republic Brewing Co.

Red Rocket AleRed Rocket Ale
BA SCORE
4.05/5
2,607 Ratings
Red Rocket AleRed Rocket Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co.
California, United States
bearrepublic.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Red Rocket Ale is a bastardized Scottish style red ale that traces it's origins to our homebrew roots. This full bodied and hoppy brew finishes on the palate with sweet, caramel malt flavors.

2009 California State Fair - SILVER
1999 Great American Beer Festival® Other Strong Ales or Lagers - SILVER
1998 Great American Beer Festival® Other Strong Ales - SILVER

Added by BeerAdvocate on 10-05-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#2,669
Reviews:
1,178
Ratings:
2,607
pDev:
10.86%
Bros Score:
4.34
 
 
Wants:
179
Gots:
272
Trade:
4
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Alström Bros
Ratings: 2,607 |  Reviews: 1,178
Photo of Treb0R
3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of miodusb
3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

Photo of Proclarush
4/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of LGFitz2
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of mbonugli
4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of Vec2267
4.2/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A - dark orange to brown, frothy light tan head, excellent lacing

S - hops - pine and mint

T - bracingly bitter hops, pine, mint, herbal, enough caramel malt to keep the hops from running wild

M - quite rich

O - very hop forward with enough malt for balance - a big bad red

RIP Bear

 287 characters

Photo of iL0VEbeer
4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of JimmyFlatRock
4/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of MikeH210
4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of dkw0063
4/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of C-Dog
3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

Photo of BlesstheHarvest
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of davidhilgen
4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of ATXboozer
3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of 2GOOFY
4/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of HoistinBrews
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of drewkennedy
4/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of MarioM
3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of pabney
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of oneturbucfan
4/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of stortore
3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of BeerNacho
4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of Chris_Cali_2o9
4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of ryanpj
4/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of sneaks2210
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

Red Rocket Ale from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.05 out of 5 with 2,607 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.