RateBeer
overall
20
16
style

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 757   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.68   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.41%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


JuliusCaesar's rating

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
JuliusCaesar (162) - New Hampshire, USA - JAN 24, 2013
Not a lot going on here. Watery and kind of bland. Not really worth getting again.


3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Herbicles69 (41) - Parker, Colorado, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Poured from a bottle into a pint glass purchased in Denver. Beautiful red amber color. Deliciousness caramel tones with a nice hoppy finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Mark_Eck (656) - - AUG 6, 2014
Pours a clear amber. Aroma and taste are light malts and caramel. Wonít pick up this one again.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
thewired1 (17) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JUL 28, 2014
Had this beer in a can and poured in a frosty pint. Very tasty. Slightly sweet / caramel taste with lovely nitro head!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gschrade (584) - Collinsville, USA - JUL 28, 2014
I had this at Global Brew. Pours amber with white head. Taste carmel, roasted malt. I thought this was good. I could drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
akoeninger (411) - Wisconsin, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Great amber color with delightful caramel, toast and floral aroma. Honeysuckle. Taste is stronger on the caramel and honeysuckle. A lighter amber body with some fizziness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stevoj (2064) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUN 27, 2014
Some wonderful toffee and caramel flavors in this beer, coming out more as it warms. The best part of this beer was its taste.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
edgallow (1988) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 24, 2014
12 oz bottle pours amber with a white head. Aroma of caramel, floral and toast. Taste is malts and grass.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ellolovey (453) - Georgia, USA - JUN 22, 2014
12 oz can. Pours a hazy copper color with a thin white head. Aroma of corn, caramel, grains, and pale malts. Taste just like it smells. Sweet malts, grains, corn, a bit of saltiness, and a bit watered down. Lingering taste of stale malts on the finish. Not really impressed.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TXBadger (1334) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 20, 2014
Pours a nice amber color with white head. Caramel malt, cereal, and some pine on the nose; follows onto the palate. FInishes with just a bit of sweetness.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Lightrider (307) - Bristol, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 16, 2014
Bottle into an ale glass. Pour is a dark honey amber. Aroma is weak but malt. Taste is a wash and on the low side but clean. Finish is crisp.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 76


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50