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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.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (12147) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 8, 2007
(Bottle) Pours a clear golden amber body with a creamy medium-sized off-white head. Aroma of sunflower seeds, toasted malt, fried egg whites, citrus, and caramel. Flavor of citrusy hops, nuts, and caramel malt. Nice easy drinker!

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
argo0 (12033) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 26, 2010
12oz bottle, courtesy of CaptainCougar. Medium beige head atop murky, yeast-flecked amber body. Aroma is moderately sweet, lemon/pine, some bread. Taste is medium sweet, bread/caramel, some pine/lemon. Light-medium body, low carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (11800) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 3, 2007
Bottle from shigadeyo. Poured a clear copper color with an average fizzy white head that was mostly lasting and had good lacing. Good citrus hoppy aroma. Medium body with slick texture. Heavy bitter smooth flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. Good brew.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ratman197 (11074) - 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.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Date: 06/22/2007
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub

hazy amber, fine beige head, scattered lace, sweet caramel malt aroma with lots of citrus hops, rich caramel flavor, lots of earthy hop balance keeps it mostly dry, nice citrus hop flavor, light bitter finish,

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 13/20
Rating: 3.2/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: **+/4

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jtclockwork (10624) - , New Jersey, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Bottle. Pours orange white head. Nose/taste of toasty malt, orange peel, grassy hops. Medium body.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (10406) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 18, 2011
12 ounce bottle from Woodmans West Madison, WI. Pours a hazy copper color with a large frothy offwhite head. Good head retention and lacing. Aroma of floral hops, caramel, nutty notes, stone fruits. The taste is nutty notes, toasted malts, stone fruits and earthy hops. Medium bodied. Tasty beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
daknole (10201) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 17, 2009
Amber pour. Caramel malt, light fruity esters and floral hops in the aroma. Flavor has lots of caramel with a balance of hops. Nice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopdog (9713) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 23, 2007
On tap at the Ale Asylum Brew Pub. Poured a deeper amber color with a small sized off white head. Aromas of citrus, caramel, pine and a general earthiness. Tastes of citrus with some caramel.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (9437) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 30, 2011
Another gem, picked up from the brewery. A great mix of hops and malting with a showcase fruitiness. Good to the last drop. Citrus, peach, smooth mouthfeel though numbing of the palate followed. Tasty stuff, with a mild hoppy aroma. Red tinged body.


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