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Beer review: Lake of Bays Spark House Red Ale, Ontario

Rating
90.00
Price
$13.25/six-pack

It's dark for a red ale, somewhere between red and brown, delivering medium-bodied roundness with a sweet, malty core. Lots to admire: dates, roasted nuts, milk chocolate and a biscuit/bread quality firmed up by subtle hoppy bitterness. Well-balanced and easy to drink.

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Life columnist

Beppi Crosariol writes about wine and spirits in the Globe Life and Style sections.He has been The Globe's wine and spirits columnist for more than 10 years. In the late 1990s, he also wrote a food trends column called The Biting Edge.Beppi used to cover business law for ROB and previously edited the paper's weekly technology section. More

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