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RATINGS: 72   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93   IBU: 27   EST. CALORIES: 183   ABV: 6.1%
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Amber Style Ale. Roasty finishing malts, balanced with just enough bitterness provides a traditional amber ale that is dark red to the eye, but not heavy on the palate. 16 Mile names this premium amber ale for the famous sunsets found at the Breakwater Lighthouse located off of Lewes Beach, Delaware.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sonnycheeba (4191) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - FEB 18, 2012
Tap @ brewery. Pours deep amber with medium, creamy off-white head; average retention and some lacing. Aroma is toasted malt, caramel, earthy hops, and faint dark fruit. Flavor is malt forward, average hops, and light esters; dry, slightly bitter finish. Medium body and carbonation with low warmth.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beerman6686 (5281) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 14, 2011
This poured a clear amber color with a beige head. Aroma was pretty bland malt, light caramel and light frut. Flavor was older grassy hops, light sweetness. Very bland.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
lithy (2996) - Capital of Appalachia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 6, 2011
Orange-red, off white cover. Aroma is caramel, toast, eh. Taste is sweet, crystal malt, caramel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (5364) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 23, 2011
UPDATED: AUG 17, 2014 Sampled from a 22 oz can this beer poured a nut brown color with a huge foamy light brown head that lingered and left decent lacing. The aroma an enticing blend of sweet malts, sour caramel, nut and faint cocoa with a faint vegetal undertone. The flavor was bitter and tart with faint dark fruits, sour caramel and a mild vegetal presence. Medium finish. Medium body. Solid.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dorwart (2432) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - SEP 10, 2011
Decent sized offwhite head of fine bubbles. Dark copper brown in color. Dusty and smokey aroma with some roasted grains and light malts. Dry and a little astringent flavor. More roasted grains and a some soft biscuity malts that linger for a bit. Light bit of sourness that sticks around for a while. An ok brew but not one that I would seek out again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Drake (10406) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 7, 2011
Sampled at the NoVa Summer Beer Fest in Leesburg, VA on 6/25/11. Pours a clear reddish amber color with a thin creamy tan head. Decent head retention and lacing. Aroma of citrus hops, toffee and raisin. The taste is toffee, raisin, bitter hops and a slightly metallic note. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
DocLock (8500) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 20, 2011
22 oz. Aluminum bottle from State Line. Pours deep ruby with 2-finger off-white head; looks nice. Nose is corn flakey, brown sugary, earthy, with notes of red vinous fruit. Tastes of big corn flakey malt, some nuts, toffee, and vinous fruit. Low carbonation and not very complex. BVut a good start.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
argo0 (12033) - Washington DC, USA - MAY 17, 2011
22oz can. Minimal off-white head atop lightly hazed dark amber body. Aroma is moderately sweet, caramel, some earthy/leafy, cherry, light nut. Taste is moderately sweet, caramel, earthy, light bread, tannic. Light-medium body, light stickiness, low carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
obguthr (4534) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - APR 22, 2011
Aroma of dried leaves. Crystal clear red copper, thin head. Astringent, dried leaves, sweet malt, cherries and twigs toward the end. Basic red ale, but well done. I love the bottle shaped can packaging.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
GT2 (9272) - San Diego County, California, USA - APR 18, 2011
651mL can thanks to ryan. The pour is a clear, tea amber to near red with a thinning, yellow head. Aroma is sweet cherry, crystal malt, boxed wine, grenadine, heavy cherry syrup. Taste is toast, bread, sweet strawberry candies, sugar, light roastiness. Palate is sugary, thin. A perfect example of crystal malt explosion. Inoffensive. Very nice for $3 a bomber.

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