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RATINGS: 1136   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Our flagship beer is based on a turn-of-the-century recipe that quenched the thirst of miners during the Klondike Gold Rush. Smooth and richly malty, this altbier goes well with any meal.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kevinator (1141) - The Colony, Texas, USA - JAN 28, 2013
Much better than anticipated. Moderate malt and grain aroma. Nice dark amber color with sustainable head. Heavy palate. The feel was weighty and almost creamy. Nice carbonation level. This was a cross between an amber and an alt with a good malty and bread backbone. Not much else, especially in the way of hops but it didn’t seem to need it. One of my new favorites among this brewery’s core products.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
loubar (137) - Los Gatos, California, USA - MAR 24, 2015
12 oz. bottle from BevMo. Aroma of caramel, bread, yeast. Amber brown color with three fingers of off-white head. Taste of bready caramel malt upfront, slightly fruity. Little or no hop influence. Light mouth feel, low carbonation on the tongue. Very smooth. A wonderful IPA alternative.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
chucklemation (647) - Pontiac, Michigan, USA - MAR 16, 2015
Pours a bold amber color with a white foam head. Aroma is lots of caramel and toffee. Flavor is similar, sweet. Tastes great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Garrold (2141) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 13, 2015
Bottle. Hop Hideout, Sheffield. Clear, deep, pinky red. Film of off white head. Fruity, toffee, light orange hop aroma. Drinks sweet, fruity, and smooth. Mouthfeel is a tad thin. Finishes toffee sweet, with some spicy dryness. Ok.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerInHeaven (210) - Brillion, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 6, 2015
pours a clear copper with a medium beige head. Aroma is malty, biscuity. Tastes very nice. Caramel, sweet breads, malt. Mildly sweet finish. I’ve never been a big amber fan until now. This is now my personal benchmark for the style. Good beer!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
redtechnj (239) - Williamstown, New Jersey, USA - MAR 3, 2015
Appearance- Hazy copper/amber with a thin off white head. Nice head size with average lacing. Aroma- tart with a nice grassy/hay scent. Flavor- Caramel malts, slightly sweet, nice hoppy bite,slight touch of fruit.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ngbaker05 (8) - California, USA - MAR 1, 2015 does not count
Glass. Aroma isn't super strong. Nice Amber color to it. Very crisp and clean taste. Definitely recommend. Especially if you are a fan of amber beers ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ARH (707) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 27, 2015
12oz bottle poured into a shaker. Sweet honey aromas are noted with sweet berries and a light cinnamon, as well as a caramel malt note. It’s a deep oily clear amber with an off white, big puffy foam head that slowly dissipates to a good medium thick fuzzy ring and a dusty surface and an abundant soapy lace. The taste is medium malty sweet and medium light bitter. The beer is oily with a light foam carbonation. The medium body holds grass notes, honey, citrus, and light toffee. It finishes with citrus zest and spice and leaves an aftertaste of light molasses. It’s a bit cloying and astringent with notes of spice and bitter citrus membrane with wax and a touch of pine.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GonzoBier (4) - Tennessee, USA - FEB 2, 2015 does not count
On tap - San Diego - good pour. Red with good head. Aroma is better than the taste. Has honey - but not enough. Some sweetness and caramel flavors.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cimbasso (328) - - JAN 26, 2015
Pours a reddish gold colour a creamy white head. Malty taste and aroma. Sweet caramel taste in the mouth with honeyed, slightly nutty flavours. Very pleasant tasting, warm and mouth-filling, with light bitterness. Very drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
WABeerFiend (274) - - JAN 16, 2015
Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a tumbler in late 2013. A: Very red. Slight head. See through. S: Super malty caramel. T: Follows the nose. M: Smooth. O: This is a great tasting amber. I’ve had nothing but good beers from Alaskan.

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