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Our West-Coast style amber is aggressively hopped, with a strong malt backbone and a mild hop bitterness in the finish.


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3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MaltOne (260) - Wisconsin, USA - JUN 25, 2013
Pours brownish amber, slightly hazy. Nice full head. Aroma faintly hoppy. Taste is grapefruit pith, mildly hop-bitter, baked grain framework, Substantial and balanced on the palate. Overall, less hoppy then expected from the label, which was a good thing - nice full bodied amber.


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
stldicedealer (23) - Missouri, USA - MAY 20, 2015
Usually a boring style, I found this quite drinkable. Plenty of malt to back up the hops. Very drinkable beer.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
miyauchi38 (651) - chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 6, 2015
Hoppy amber ale. アンバーでは& ものすごくホ&

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
FestDecBeet (412) - - APR 27, 2015
Look: pours a dark Orange. Off white head. Extremely hazy. Smell: big sweet malts. Slight tropical fruit. Caramel and toffee. Taste: caramel. Sweet malts. Slight citrus bitterness. Not grapefruit, maybe tangerine. Feel: very dry. Nice bitterness. Overall: ok beer. Like the sweetness. Easy drinker. First drank: home 4/27/15 Vintage:

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
emperorsled (11) - Aledo, Illinois, USA - APR 25, 2015
Hoppy up front, malty in back. This bet doesnít lack flavor. The hops seem to overpower the malt though. Neither one overpowers your taste buds though.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (4539) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - APR 15, 2015
Location: Bottle shared at Max and Andyís Tasting, 2/28/15

Aroma: The aroma is malty, some light citrus hops, toast notes as well
Appearance: This one pours a darker orange color, with a beige head
Flavor: Clean and malty flavor profile, with some mild hops, similar to the nose
Palate: The body is medium, with a decent enough mouthfeel overall
Overall Impression: Found this one to be just okay. I donít have a ton to add beyond that. Itís drinkable. A little surprised to see it so high in the style.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (7456) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - MAR 19, 2015
Bottle at Paulís for Andy and Maxís Fantasy Football winnings tasting. Pours a clear amber with a thin white head. Malt and toast on the nose, spicy citrus. Medium bodied, sweet malt. Spicy hops on the finish, a touch of malt.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
George999 (228) - Colorado, USA - MAR 15, 2015
From the bottle the pour is cloudy and slightly blond to brown, aroma is malty, taste is malty and hints of carmel there are some hops in the background, finish is carbonated and hops with a good slightly watery and clean finish

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
dmac (4546) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - MAR 12, 2015
Bottle shared at the FF tasting. Poured a birght hazed orange/amber with a foamy super light beige head. Aroma/flavor of chocolate and oranges, bees wax, citrus rind with a slight bit of veggies. Medium mouthfeel, fizzy stronger carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Westmeister (2006) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 8, 2015
Deep amber pour with giant red tinted off white head. Smell is lots of sweet caramel with a cherry hint, citrus hops and wood. Taste is a good dose of hops (citrus and grassy) with a bigger dose of the caramel backbone from the malts, with a hint of some cherrywood. Really nice amber.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ratman197 (10840) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAR 2, 2015
Bottle poured a clear reddish amber with a s,all lasting amber head. Aromas of caramel, citrus, earthiness and pine. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a smooth dry finish. Flavors of caramel, earthiness, citrus and pine with a smooth dry lingering bitter finish.


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