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RATINGS: 807   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.69/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.41%
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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tricyclist (1125) - Florida, USA - SEP 2, 2015
Pint-size poor, medium amber with an off-white head. Nose is predominantly malt forward, caramel notes, With dry biscuit qualities, and some Citrus notes. Also a little peppery on the nose with a little bit of zest. Flavor follows fairly smoothly with mild spice notes of hops and pepper. and a somewhat clean caramel malt quality. While it is fairly drinkable and it is seemingly proper to style it is not that interesting. I don’t love it but it is a moderately enjoyable amber ale. 16052015

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
ozzy70 (855) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - AUG 7, 2015
12 oz. bottle at Wayne’s World Bar and Grill. Amber colored pour with white head. Taste, malty and nutty. Good beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Concealer (1189) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 19, 2015
Tap. Clear amber with a frothy, off white head that lasts. Aromas of toasted malt, caramel, biscuit and light spice. Flavor is the same. Medium bodied, crisp with a dry end.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wxman (1748) - O’Fallon, Illinois, USA - JUL 16, 2015
Pours a clear pale amber with a decent white head. Spicy aroma. Taste is sweet caramel malt, buttered biscuits, spice and mild hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ordybill (1340) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - JUN 20, 2015
Poured from a 12 OZ bottle into a pint glass. Aroma- Has a malt and wheat/grass smell, not bad. Appearance- this beer pours a clear golden copper color with a thick white head. Taste- Big malt flavor up front up the after / finishing taste is rather empty. Palate- A medium bodied beer with heavy carbonation. Overall- An average beer

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Shot (465) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - JUN 6, 2015
Bottle. Pours copper with a thin head that dissipates to a ring. Aromas of sweet malt and slight spice. Flavors of sweet malt, slight fruit. Finishes with a bit of citrus. No real hop presence. Thin mouthfeel. Not a very good beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Barreras (1570) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - JUN 3, 2015
Pours a light amber color with a light sweet aroma. Possibly caramel and/or toffe. Taste is very light and mildly flavored. A thin beer that was good for the style but lacked complexity.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GreatDane1632 (1169) - North Dakota, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Rated based on notes taken 28 May 2012 -- I thought this was a solid example of a standard Amber.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beersmithbacon (111) - San Luis Rey, California, USA - MAY 12, 2015
Session like lean and watery. Light toffee malts, no hops, cloudy very spritz like carbonation. No bad finish but no real finish either.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bartzluke (598) - Oklahoma, USA - APR 30, 2015
12 oz pour from refrigerated bottle into a glass mug. An aggressive pour produced a moderate lingering one-finger white head. Dissipates after a minute or two. Mostly clear, great carbonation, and a beautiful amber/copper color. Nose is pleasant and rich-- lots of malts, some caramel, some toast. Sweet. The of nose that just draws you into taking a drink. Medium bodied, bordering on creamy. Taste is a good balance better bitter and sweet. Starts out more bitter, fades to sweet, then leaves a bit of lingering bitterness. Caramel and bread. A very drinkable beer, overall. Definitely subtle. Nothing going on that wows me, but very enjoyable nonetheless. Great with the potato hash I am eating.

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