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RATINGS: 247   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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4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ChiGuy68 (435) - Illinois, USA - JAN 6, 2013
Tasted from a bottle. Poured a beautiful, dark amber color with a subtle aroma that had a hint of caramel. A smooth drink with an enjoyable finish.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (7350) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - MAR 19, 2015
Bottle at Paul’s for Andy and Max’s 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 (197) - 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 (4438) - 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 (1954) - 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 (10538) - 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.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jtclockwork (9992) - , New Jersey, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Bottle. Pours orange white head. Nose/taste of toasty malt, orange peel, grassy hops. Medium body.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
vtafro (4222) - 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.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niko100 (2142) - 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 (707) - 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. It’s 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.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KillerMoran (18) - - DEC 30, 2014
This beer has a very simple "bready" smell with a strong flavor. Not really a great strong but still good ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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