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RATINGS: 757   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.


2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Imaena (1817) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - OCT 25, 2013
Bottle. This was a a real disappointment. At the price point there are much better brews out there.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TaktikMTL (5700) - Montréal-Nord, 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)

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Joakgust (866) - 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.

3.6
   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

2.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RRRozie (22) - Cortland, New York, USA - OCT 13, 2013
12oz bottle. Pours a medium golden-brown with a thin, fine head. Aroma has just a trace of maltiness. Taste is crisp and dry, more like a classic Nut Brown than an Amber Ale. Palette is long and dry, with a slowly-emerging bitterness. Not what I expected in an Amber, but very good for a Nut Brown. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
MrHangover (2456) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2013
Draft a the brewpub. Pours a clear amber beer with a thin white head on top. Aroma is faint caramel, malty and not much more. Flavour is faint, lager-ish and has again that very watery, flat mouthfeel. Virtually no finish. Session ale, nothing more, nothing less.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmgreenuk (4222) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2013
Sample at the brewpub. Poured a clear dark amber with a round white head. The aroma is malty. The flavour is medium bitter with a malty hop metallic palate.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kermis (4910) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2013
Draft sampled at the brewpub. Pours hazy amber with a small tan head. Aroma of malt, metal, caramel. Flavour is moderate sweet and light bitter. Light medium bodied with soft carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brokensail (10735) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 11, 2013
On tap @ Breckenridge @ The Ballpark. Pours a clear amber pour with a white head. Nutty, toasted malt aroma. Sweet caramel, bread, and a nice floral hop note. Flavor is solid nutty malts and toast. Bread, toffee, and a bit of caramel. Mild hops. Slight grassiness on the finish. Nice sweetness, but not cloying.

1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
daniellunsford (105) - - OCT 7, 2013
Pours an amber hue with very little head. Aroma is light malt and no hop notes. Taste is watery with a light malt taste. Pretty terrible offering from breckenridge.


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