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RATINGS: 1381   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Made from mostly pale malt and some Munich and caramel malts. These add a little sweetness, which is balanced by more hops. The result is a rich color and fruity flavor.


4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
donrajin (233) - Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, USA - JUL 31, 2007
This has to be the best amber I have ever had. Nice and balanced as you would ever wanted it to be. Nice amber color with a good off-white head. Decent malt and hop nose. Medium body to round everything out. A must try for amber lovers

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ChetLemmons (87) - orlando, Florida, USA - JAN 20, 2008
very little, to no head. hazy amber color. nice aroma, sweet malt with hints of honey. very smooth, light body, slight carbonation. delicious taste. sweet malt, with a peachy/apricot finish. slight bitterness in the finish as well. highly enjoyed this one! i wish i had more!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BuckyBazoo (31) - Holiday, Florida, USA - JAN 23, 2008
12oz bottle. This amber came highly recommended and I understand why. A very enjoyable ale! Off white head, golden tone. Sweet malty initial and mid taste. An almost fruit like finish. Very palletable!

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
RblWthACoz (964) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - FEB 2, 2008
Pours a pretty clouded orange-ish brown amber. Slight leafy nose. Seems very calm though. The flavor really brings it here. Even and firm bodied. Consistently earthy woody tones. Feel is very well bodied on the liquid and a good carbonation as well. I’m calling this as a good example of the style and an overall good brew to try.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Steib (613) - Queen Creek, Arizona, USA - AUG 26, 2008
As to my joy and luck finding this beer on vacation in a small town in northern Minnesota. Nice brown reddish color. Malt and caramel aroma was an eye opener. Malty and smooth was the flavor nice and creamy but not too heavy. Semi-sweet aftertaste some bits if hops on the tongue. One of the best amber ales.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
vomit (173) - Michigan, USA - JAN 22, 2009
Not bad!!! If Val Blatz had invented this it would rate even higher. Nice color, aroma, and flavor. A little expensive, but worth it to have one before slamming a 12 pack of Blatz!

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Djanvk (15) - Freeport, Illinois, USA - FEB 23, 2009
Very nice color which is copper looking. The beer has a excellent taste but not overpowering. Very good beer.

4.2
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
peteysmu (63) - USA - DEC 17, 2011

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Peacehammer (622) - California, USA - JAN 20, 2012
dark orange hazy pour. Slightly sweet malty aroma. Smooth flavor of malt and biscuit. Another strong offering from Bells, this is a great, straightforward to the point type of beer and that’s what it should be.

4.2
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DoublEE (783) - South Euclid, Ohio, USA - JUL 30, 2012
Overall a smooth easy to drink brew with a nice light sweetness, that is offset by the mild hoppy bitterness...


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