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RATINGS: 44   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07/5   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
We decided to rebel against the status quo when we created our amber. We took a Belgian Abbey Single, upped the ABV, added some rye malt, and created a complex, yet very easy drinking, ale. Grab a sample and let us know what you think.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MaltOne (322) - Wisconsin, USA - FEB 12, 2013
Aroma faintly peppery, followed by a faint banana. Pours red tinged gold. Pale head, subsides quickly. Starts creamy, slightly sweet on the tongue, finishes with dry rye. Medium-light body, flirts with being watery. Overall very drinkable. Calls itself an Amber Ale, but is classified as a Belgian Ale - not sure it fully fits in either.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bytemesis (6943) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - DEC 28, 2015
Bottle. Pours hazy copper, small beige head, some lacing. Aroma is caramel and grass, hints of spice, apple. Flavor is light plus sweet,, light bitter, caramel, grassy, hints of Belgian spice, Graham cracker, bread, a bit odd, actually. Medium body, soft carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Carlisle (537) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 23, 2015
Draft. Reddish-copper color with thin, off-white head and substantial lacing. Fruit aroma (cherry and apple) and subtle cinnamon notes. Dry, subtle fruit up front followed by biscuit. Dried fruit in the finish. Mouthfeel is a bit watery. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
weihenweizen (3179) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - AUG 13, 2015
Refrigerated 12 oz. brown bottle poured into a snifter. Amber, aroma is caramel malt, and nice caramel malt.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
commonshawn (1061) - Minnesota, USA - JUL 30, 2015
Tap at Sheffields in Chicago. Copper with small white head. Smells of flat grain. A bit like a Vienna lager. Kinda thin. Not much of a bite or finish. Malty grain. Didn’t love it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
chinchill (4327) - South Carolina, USA - JUL 17, 2015
12 oz bottle in Minneapolis, MN. A: Average looking for style, including clarity, red-copper color, and head. Smell: Roasted grains; dark bread; faint hint of smoke. Taste: Malty and bready; slightly sweet with underlying bitterness and no sourness. Medium level of roast with no smoke or burnt notes. Toffee and faint golden raisins. A trace of coffee in the finish. Feel: medium body with medium carbonation Overall: a solid, slightly above average quality red ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TXBadger (2564) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2015
Pours a clear reddish amber color with off-white head. Caramel malt, rye spice, and some biscuit on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with a bready biscuity note.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ratman197 (13404) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 19, 2015
Bottle poured a clear amber with a small lingering amber head. Aromas of toasted malt and light fruitiness. Palate was medium bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of toasted malt, fruitiness and light earthiness with a crisp dry lingering fruity finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dukeandduke (218) - Illinois, USA - MAR 1, 2015
2/26 (Bottle) - Decent pour, smelled of toffee and caramel. Poured light, reddish brown coloured with a short tan head. Taste was light, not much texture, and easy going down. Good light tasting beer for a meal.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
troyc (2869) - Illinois, USA - FEB 16, 2015
[Tap] Dull amber color with a soapy white head on top. Notes of toffee, sweet breads and molasses in the nose. Flavors are pretty sweet and grainy. More toffee, residual sugars, light yeast notes and bready flavors. Kind of one-dimensional. Tasting notes from Big Blue Craft Beer Festival in Sheboygan on 10/18/14.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
JonnyMadison (87) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 12, 2014
Bottle. Seems very thin and watery. Flavor is sweet, toffee, with a pleasant carbonation and smoothness. Was expecting something different. Not bad, and certainly got better after the first taste, but still a little weak all-around.

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