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RATINGS: 537   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A quaffable, well-balanced red ale with character. Its malty complexity and coppery color come from a combination of two caramel malts, pale malt, and a hint of maple syrup.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stevoj (2880) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JAN 6, 2015
Hints of maple, but not enough to distract from a solid brown ale. Clear copper body with small skin of a tightly beaded head. Malt dominates, some mild hops in the background, a hint of maple sweetness.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jow (2707) - New York, USA - JAN 6, 2015
Bottle at home. Orange copper pours with beige head. Nose is light maple syrup and caramel. Tastes of grapefruity hops, maple syrup, grass, English malt. Round palate with bitter slightly vegetal aftertaste.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
leebotton (312) - Bristol, Somerset, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2014
Honey and flower aroma. Flavour is sweet nectar with some bitterness. A bit plain but nothing wrong with it really apart from a bit thin

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Gerardgathier (512) - - DEC 30, 2014
Currently I am updating my ratebeer with al the beers I drank but was too lazy to rate at the time. I give the scores I gave back than. If I drink the beers again I might re-rate them.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DwarfeD (1608) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - DEC 30, 2014
33cl bottle at home. Pale amber brown with a medium off-white head. Medium body with moderate carbonation. Nice sweetness with a dry bitter finish. Malts, caramel, brown sugar and herbs. A decent seasonal.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gam (3605) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - DEC 28, 2014
Large beige head red ruby type pour medium carbonation aromas caramel syrup pine earthiness the flavours maple biscuit caramel grass resin stone fruit medium strong bitter grapefruit good sweetness involved the finish best tastes malt earthiness hops lasting bitter resin taste syrup goodness nice ale

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
graham_murphy (434) - - DEC 26, 2014
Delicious red to fit the season. Very malty aroma with caramel and biscuit. Some bitterness from the hops but not that hoppy. Traditional red with a little spice from the maple.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mkel07 (4306) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - DEC 25, 2014
Bottle from Liquor Collection Honolulu 251214. Deep beige head above a copper coloured beer. Malty with the faintest hint of maple.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ordybill (665) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2014
Poured from a 12 OZ bottle into a tulip glass. Aroma- Has a strong malt aroma with a hint of spices that follow through. Appearance-The beer pours a dark amber color with a slight tan colored head. Taste- has a malt flavor with no aftertaste Palate- This is a medium bodied beer with medium carbonation. Overall- not a bad beer but my least favorite of the Anchor family.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarkoNm (1511) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - DEC 24, 2014
Pours a dark coppery color, clear, topped with a decently sized beige colored head. Mild malty aroma with prominent caramel notes and some very mild nutty aroma. Taste is sweet, caramel notes and very little bitterness. Some spices in the finish. Very gentle but very tasty.


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