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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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cagou007 (332) - FRANCE - DEC 19, 2013
Pours a amber color with a thin white head. Aromas are malts and caramel, with a hint of nuts. Soft carbonation and abrupt finish. Quite disappointing.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeerGuy84 (17) - - DEC 16, 2013
Normally don’t drink ambers but it was in the sampler pack. Very slight bready/caramel aroma. Standard golden amber color with a thin head. Light in flavor but get some light caramel, some biscuit and some light hop on the finish. Was a little thin but not bad. Good beer to use to move someone off of macros.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Azand222 (171) - Westminster, Colorado, USA - NOV 19, 2013
Bottle poured a nice amber with a thin cream head. The aroma is of caramel malts. The taste is pretty mild, watery mouthfeel. The finish is malty with a little hop. Overall not a bad amber ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jmcgavin12 (490) - Madison, USA - NOV 15, 2013
Pours average amber with minimal notes of flavor. Weak body with minimal sweet flavor. Light carbonation easy finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
roxtersoxter (323) - McKinney, Texas, USA - NOV 11, 2013
Pours amber with quickly devolving tan head out of bottle. Caramel aroma with watered down flavor. Not much going on with this beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
ads135 (3049) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - NOV 7, 2013
A Saranac in disguise. This must be the mildest beer in Colorado. Light amber color, light amber flavor.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Imaena (1858) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - OCT 25, 2013
Bottle. This was a a real disappointment. At the price point there are much better brews out there.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TaktikMTL (5854) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 24, 2013
Bouteille de 12 oz achetée chez Beverage Warehouse (Winooski, VT). Arôme: Légère odeur de céréale avec une pointe de caramel. Apparence: La couleur est dorée-orangée légèrement voilée avec une très faible densité de bulle. Présence d’un mince col mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Goût de céréale avec une pointe de caramel et de noix. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement huileuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Légère présence de caramel en arrière goût. (Rating #5210)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Joakgust (920) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 18, 2013
Can, 355ml - Clear amber beer with a large head. Aroma is malty with notes of spices, nuts, caramel and dried fruit. Flavor is malty with notes of roasted barley, nuts and caramel. Nothing special.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fsouth25 (19) - - OCT 17, 2013
Front is a dry barley taste. Middle is basically gone. Nothing there. Finish is slightly hoppy: think Kent Goldings type hoppy, though. That's right: more "mossy" flavor and not biting at all. Finish is more malt and barley. Dry throughout and would probably go well with food. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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