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RATINGS: 783   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.68   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.41%
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Subtlety. That's what makes our Avalanche amber ale such a treat. We blend pale and caramel malts -- and just a kiss of bittering hops -- to create a refreshing-but-flavorful, any-time beer. Aromas of pale grains, a semi-sweet middle and a clean-as-Colorado-snow finish make this our best-selling beer.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niall73 (2233) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 6, 2015
Can at home while in Jacksonville. Amber with a white head. Malty, fruit cake aroma. Light body, median carbonation. Thin, with caramel, light dark fruits, lemon, light metal... Not great.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BierMeHoos (328) - Maryland, USA - MAR 5, 2015
Poured from a 12 oz bottle. Minor head and amber color. Weak aroma and very thin palate. Flavor has almost no interesting notes or hops, light malts. Not going to lie I'm not impressed.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
FestDecBeet (412) - - MAR 4, 2015
Look: pours an amber color. White head. Very clear. Smell: earthy hops. European hops. Onion. Grass. Taste: piney. Grass. European hops. Feel: medium carbonation. Slightly dry in the middle. Sweet on the back. Overall: ok beer. Looking for more US hop flavor. Very crisp. First drank: home 3/4/15 Vintage: 10/16/14

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mambossa (65) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - JAN 9, 2015
Too toasted for me, in aroma and flavor. Still drinkable, but nothing too exciting. Not very flavorful.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
beerbaaron (1650) - Arizona, USA - DEC 27, 2014
Amber with a small white head. Earth. Caramel. Nutty Cardboard. Bland. Inoffensive. Does the job but very plain.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MarinEvelyn (670) - Wisconsin, USA - DEC 27, 2014
sweet aroma, a little musky. pretty crisp finish. taste is ’eh.’ decent drinking beer, nothing crazy awesome.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Travlr (15646) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 18, 2014
Draft. Clear brown color, thin white head. Aroma of light nuts. Taste is sweet, nutty caramel.

1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
pinkzambia (1653) - Boise, Idaho, USA - DEC 10, 2014
Tap @ Sporting News: awful excuse for an amber ale. Resembles a thick dark lager. Doesn’t even compare to something like Mac & Jacks African amber. Nice looking off white head. Grapes aroma and bowl of Cheerios aftertaste.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
rjwhite41 (55) - osceola, Iowa, USA - NOV 25, 2014
12 oz bottle poured into a tulip glass. Pours a light to medium cloudy brown with a small off white head. Smells of caramel and butter. Tastes of caramel, butterscotch with a mild hop bitterness. Finishes dry. Really thin. Will never drink again.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bkurtz (996) - PERU - NOV 11, 2014
Bottle - Pours amber with a creamy head. Sweet aroma of caramel and bread, not bad. Semi-sweet taste with some berry and slightly off finish. Average at best.


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