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RATINGS: 255   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   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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4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
FlyingPenguin (7) - SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota, USA - FEB 9, 2013
Bottle. Dark amber color with light tan head and light lacing. Significant hops aroma with some sweetness. Hops in the forefront with medium bitterness, some malt flavor comes through before fading to the floral hops. Medium body, and hoppy finish.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Patrickctenchi (4840) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - JUL 23, 2015
Bottle: Hazy, orange-amber with a frothy beige head. Aroma of caramel....and a slightly cedary/leafy/spicy/evergreen note . Taste is soft, caramel malt, leafy,.....almost feels like some New Zealand hopping.... Really good...fresh-feeling and very tasty.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
boozedude (2190) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - JUL 15, 2015
bottle at club w shared with haks, dark amber pour with thin head, potent little bastard, but not bad,

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Headbanger (3536) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JUL 13, 2015
12oz bottle 7/13/15 (Binny’s Naperville Clearance Cart)-39° in Shaker-Pours a murky with floaties amber with a small tan head. Aroma of malt, caramel, and hops. Taste of the same with more hops, citrus, and bitterness. This light to medium bodied brew is well balanced and goes down easy.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
stldicedealer (29) - 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 (744) - 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 doesn’t 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 (4781) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - APR 15, 2015
Location: Bottle shared at Max and Andy’s 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 don’t have a ton to add beyond that. It’s 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 (7955) - 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 (238) - 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


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