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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 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Butters (4045) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - FEB 9, 2014
Clear golden amber pour with no real head. Old toasted caramel and biscuit notes. Cardboard. Hint of orange peel, but not citrusy. Boring and blah.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jandd1983 (3831) - Wentzville, Missouri, USA - FEB 1, 2014
It poured an amber color with a white head. The aroma was of vanilla and caramel. The taste was creamy, vanilla and citrus. Decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
MikeJslc (778) - USA - JAN 24, 2014
Copper, clear, off-white head. Aroma of neutral, grainy malt, wheat, hint of caramel, light yeast character, some green apple. Flavor: wheat, yeasty notes, orange peel barely detectable, finishes slightly dry/grainy.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hangover (1117) - Atlanta, Alabama, USA - JAN 17, 2014
Crystal clear light copper pour with a big white head. Aroma is wheat and citrus. Orange flavor with a very bready, malty middle. Finish is malty, strange citrusy aftertaste, lingering wheat/yeast. Seems a little bleh, kind of like a blue moon with some orange flavor.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HuskerTan (1700) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - DEC 28, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2013 Draft. A- Oranges, wheat, spices. A- Orange copper color, hazy liquid, white head. T- Oranges, spices, average malts. P- Light body, average texture, average carbonation, spicy finish. O- Didnít taste much different than a normal Blue Moon to me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
subsonic (82) - Pataskala, Ohio, USA - DEC 27, 2013
"Pours burnt amber with a thin ringed head and minimal lacing. Aroma has a hint of orange that accents an otherwise indefinable musk. The initial sip is a tame caramel malt flavor. The whole thing falls apart on the back end though, where the palate is flooded with the taste of stale wheat. The body is also a little watered down."

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
esjaygee (3904) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 25, 2013
Amber with a quickly fading beige cap. Aroma is bready and yeasty with orange and some caramel. Taste is sweet and fruity with orange, grains, caramel and some artificial aspects to it.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
alobar (3532) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 3, 2013
Orange pour with an aroma of orange and wheat. Mostly orange flavor with some wheat. Thin body. Easy to drink.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
mjg74 (3018) - La Mesa, California, USA - SEP 21, 2013
Tap @ The Gold Coast. Not very flavorful. Virtually no hops. Not much going on at all actually. Not offensive, just very dull.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
hotstuff (4864) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - AUG 30, 2013
Rated on 8-25-2013 (Bottle) When poured, this beer has a medium sized frothy off-white head that mostly diminished, transparent body, one ring of lacing, slow rising carbonation, and an orange hue. The Aroma is malty, wheat, hint of caramel, and hints of orange. The Taste is semi-sweet, malty, wheat, hint of citrus, and light toffee. The Palate is smooth and this is a light bodied beer. Overall, this beer is quaffable, but the taste of this beer is bland and boring and did not leave me wanting to drink this beer again. It is not a bad beer per se, it just does not have have a lot of character to it for me to desire to want this beer again.

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