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RATINGS: 1124   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.


3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ksigty (107) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUL 2, 2007
A great change from the usual stuff. The aroma was light with some hints of toasted malt. The flavor was the best part although it died off pretty fast. It tasted malty with some nut flavoring. Definitley more body and flavor than most ambers I’ve had.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rybowen (105) - Los Angeles 90039, California, USA - AUG 24, 2006
Creamy, malty body and light malt aroma. Nice amber color. A good easy drinker and something out of the ordinary.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Maxamillion (103) - Glendora, California, USA - JAN 29, 2004
UPDATED: MAR 9, 2006 roasty aroma with citrus hints. roasty/floral flavor. Nice hop balance. Feels nice on palate. This was a good buy.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
biokid23 (102) - California, USA - FEB 15, 2014
Decent. Malty sweet smell, slightly sweet taste with lots of malt. Not bad. Sessionable.

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MRodgers1982 (101) - USA - SEP 27, 2014
Really good beer, perfect for the style of Alt. Rich amber color good malty brew, and finishes dry and slightly bitter from hops.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hmright (101) - Annapolis, Maryland, USA - SEP 11, 2004
Draft at Steamers in Ketchikan, standard, expected more from their flagship brew.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MayorQuimby (100) - Santa Barbara, California, USA - APR 19, 2005
Bottle. Pours a deep amber color, almost coppery, clear with lots of bubbles, and a compact white head that didn’t leave much lacing behind. Aroma is malty and very fruity, and I found it to be extremely pleasant. Flavor is very sweet, a bit of bitterness in the finish, but it doesn’t overpower the sweetness. Good balance between maltiness and the light fruity flavors, not much hoppiness. Mouthfeel is about right, but I thought its carbonation level was too high, I had bubbles crawling through my mouth. Overall, a respectable brew.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
headheldhigh (100) - Walnut, California, USA - MAR 1, 2011
On tap enjoyed with friends. Pours out a deep amber with a thick head. Disappearing head left lots of lacing. Roasted maled flavor with a hint of hops. Refreshing and easy to drink.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rickyleepotts (99) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAR 27, 2013
This beer is brewed up in Alaska, where you can apparently see a glacier from the brewing company. Pretty cool visual. They also use a recipe from 1900 that Marcy (one of the owners) found. She did some digging and they used that (this) recipe in their flagship brew. I wasn’t blown away, but for a simple amber beer, I am impressed. Cheers to Alaskan on a good malty beverage.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
iamsancho16 (99) - USA - NOV 10, 2006
Alaskan Amber is probably my favorite amber-style beer. Wonderfull flavor, without being overpowering. Good aroma, and very smooth.


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