Hop Rod Rye | Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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4,720 Ratings
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BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
A high gravity IPA brewed with 18% rye malt. Hop Rod Rye has a floral hop aroma and subtle caramel notes with a slightly earthy and spicy rye character.

2009 California State Fair – GOLD
2003 California State Fair – GOLD
2002 Real Ale Festival (Chicago) – GOLD

Added by Quaffer on 03-27-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
4,720
Reviews:
2,079
Avg:
4.24
pDev:
9.67%
 
 
Wants:
290
Gots:
376
For Trade:
2
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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Appearance- Dark head, off white

Smell- Sweet, very hoppy

Taste- Sweet, carmelly, finishes kinda bitter

Mouthfeel- bitter (but delicious) aftertaste

Overall- Very good bitter IPA, I let mine sit in the refrigerator for a few months before drinking it.

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Hop Rod Rye from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
4.24 out of 5 based on 4,720 ratings.
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