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RATINGS: 200   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.71/5   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
Formerly Known as Valencia Amber Ale

Our limited-release Valencia Amber Ale is crafted with roasted malts, Valencia orange peel, and a touch of wheat for an uplifting orange, caramel aroma. Itís the perfect inspiration for taking advantage of the season.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
jflopsu (1257) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 12, 2013
Light gold tint. No strong aroma. Light flavor that ends fruity. Not the best amber ale Iíve had

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
poisoneddwarf (2297) - Coeur dí Alene, Idaho, USA - FEB 12, 2013
12 oz bottle from the spring variety pack. Pours a clear copper with a medium collapsing off-white head. Aroma consists of wheat, citrus drink powder, oranges, caramel--all of it a little faint. Taste is caramelly sweet with the fruit taking a backseat; finishes a little dry and faintly bitter. Body is thin, mouthfeel is creamy and a little watery. Obviously nothing extraordinary, but there are no offnotes and it doesnít taste too bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
oddaroma (139) - Texas, USA - FEB 12, 2013
Aroma is wheat and tangerine. Taste is smooth malt and orange rind. The wheat flavor is very muted. Nice brew.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
jcnielsen (3220) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 9, 2013
Bottle. Pours a orange color with white head. Caramel malt, orange, earthy, malty aromas. Malty, orange peel, caramel, earthy flavors. Not a great effort by Blue Moon.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
maxwelldeux (4351) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - FEB 8, 2013
Bottle. Pours a crystal clear amber color with a moderate off-white head. Nose is malty with a hint of caramel in there. Slight hint of orange in the taste, but it mostly just seems like an average amber. Meh.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bpreo (2539) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - FEB 7, 2013
Blue Moon finally meets orange, the way it was always meant to be drank. Actually comes off rather well.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
mrhillburger (12) - - FEB 6, 2013
Faint yeasty smell. Copper in color. Was excited to taste the Valencia Orange. However, didnít appear. Very bread taste followed by metal like I stuck a penny in my mouth. Very weird and misleading beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
adnielsen (10490) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 5, 2013
Bottle @ home, picked up at Wilburs Fort Collins. Pours a bit hazy, dark orange appearance with a small cream colored head. Heavy metal, blood orange aroma. Bitter herbal, mild toasted caramel, blood orange flavors that are completely dominated by a massive amount of metallic notes. Certified drain pour. Earthquake High Gravity Lager 8.1% easily beats this out in a head to head matchup. Fuck you.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
daknole (10883) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - FEB 4, 2013
Amber pour at the Phoenix Open. Sweet malts and a light orange note. Pretty sweet and very grain forward.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - FEB 3, 2013
Pours an average orange with a nose of weak malted bread and faint floral hops. Flavor is weak orangwe rind in a field of bread (toasted) and retarded flowers. Average mouthfeel. Forgettable.

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