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Rio's Rompin' Rye Ale #17

Additional Info

  • Release Number: 17
  • ABV%: 5.50%
  • Brew Date: 8/11/12
  • Pack Date: 8/22/12
  • Brewery: Salt Lake City
  • Notes: This release of our Rye Ale kicks things up a notch. Brewmaster Kevin Crompton cut 50% of the dark malts associated with this ale in order to increase the Rye malt characteristics of the brew. This one-time experimentation has created a Rye beer that will increase the flavor profile of freshly baked pumpernickel bread, while maintaining a crisp finish.
  • Malt: Ultra-premium Maris Otter, Rye Malt, 2-Row Brewers Malt, Munich Malt 20L, CaraMunich II, Rice Hulls, Carafa III
  • Boil: Mt. Hood, Sterling, Tettnag
  • Hopback: Whole leaf Mt. Hood