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RATINGS: 248   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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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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3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pinkzambia (1577) - Boise, Idaho, USA - DEC 30, 2012
Bottle: Clear amber color with an off-white head. Sweet hoppy aroma and alcohol. Hoppy flavors with a trailer of cardboard. Pretty tasty.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (4449) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
dmac (4491) - 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.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
George999 (210) - 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

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Westmeister (1981) - 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.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
vtafro (4409) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - FEB 28, 2015
Bottle. Amber pour with tan head. Light herbal and grassy hop aromas. Flavors are nicely hopped, light malt backbone.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ratman197 (10676) - 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.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niko100 (2162) - Illinois, USA - FEB 21, 2015
Rich amber/cider color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of toasted malt, caramel/toffee, & hops; Flavor of slight roasted sweet malt, caramel, hops, and citrus/fruit; Finish is slightly bitter; Nicely balanced; Good amber ale.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ARH (733) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 1, 2015
UPDATED: FEB 7, 2015 12 oz bottle. The aromas is mostly bread with hints of warm caramel roasted nuts, and a touch of chocolate. Itís a clear, oily brown color with a fluffy tan head that retains well and leaves a good lace on the glass. The taste is a medium sweet with a medium (slightly less) spice bitter. The beer is oily and slick with a foamy carbonation and a medium body. Roasted flavors come forth first with a combination of caramel and nuts, as well as a touch of chocolate. The finish is dry and grainy with grass and spice notes. The aftertaste is spicy and a bit waxy, but not unpleasant.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jtclockwork (10260) - , New Jersey, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Bottle. Pours orange white head. Nose/taste of toasty malt, orange peel, grassy hops. Medium body.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (7386) - 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.


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