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Castelain Ch’Ti Ambrée

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44
style
Brewed by Castelain
Style: Bière de Garde
Benifontaine, France
Serve in Stem glass, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 208   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Aux allures cuivrées, la CH’TI Ambrée dégage des arômes de malts subtilement torréfiés. Ses qualités ont été récompensées par la médaille d’Or lors de la Sélection Mondiale de la bière en 2003 à Bruxelles et par la médaille d’argent lors du Concours Général Agricole de Paris en 2004. Afin de profiter de toute sa saveur, nous vous conseillons de la tenir au frais et de la déguster à une température de +/- 8 °C dans son verre préalablement rincé et non essuyé.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Calisky (547) - ALSACE, FRANCE - JUL 18, 2014
Couleur ambrée, mousse beige. Couleur malt caramel, note glucose. Gout malté, caramel leger et levure. Assez pour une bière de garde.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Simonsen (628) - NORWAY - JUL 14, 2014
Flaske medbrakt av esp0r. Mørk gylden farge. Hvit skumtopp.lite karbonert. Smaker karamell,frukt, malt og gjær. Ikke veldig spennede bier de gard

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
GoufCustom (768) - HONG KONG - JUN 30, 2014


330 ml bottle bought at CitySuper in Time Square, Causeway Bay.

Clear amber honey colour with no yeast sediments; Three-quarter finger head and beige foam which fades in 40 seconds; Very good sticky lacing and active small carbonation; Slighty fragrant aroma of amber malt, with faint roastyness, caramel, molasses, sugar, very light alcohol and yeast; Mid to light sweet taste of amber malt, with caramel, fairly light roasty, light molasses, hint of red fruits, light bread, yeast, lemon, light bitter hops and thin grass; Mid to light body. Slick and slightly creamy palate; Mouth feel is slightly thickened and creamed Amber Ale: fair maltyness, light roasted. Caramel set the tone with only molasses, light bread, and hints of cherry-like red fruits. Nothing more. Clean and simple… Hoppiness is no aroma, lemon and thin grass taste. Bittereness is light but notable for a sharp astringent long finish; Fairly dry after taste. Fairly easy to mouth.

Comments: This one is even more simpler than Ch’Ti Blonde, basically just a Amber Ale got thicker and creamier, with simple caramel nose and taste, fair malts and low hops. Faultless and alright to taste, but quite pointless when decent Amber Ales like James Squire Nine Tales does the job just as good. Very average as BdG.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Gorm (1103) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUN 30, 2014
Dunkel amber farve med lys beige skum. Lukt av malt, karamell og plommer. Smak av malt, karamell, frukt og gjær. Vinmonopolet.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nilsas (1230) - Bryne, NORWAY - JUN 30, 2014
Duft av friske frukter, malt, karamell og gjær. Dunkel lys rødbrun farge. tynt dekkende skum. Tørr smak av frukter med en anelse karamell i ettersmak.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ClubGonzo (3939) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAY 31, 2014
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy amber body with a large white head. Aroma is caramel, raisins, bready malts and hints of candi sugars. Taste is caramel, raisins, bready malts and hints of candi sugars. Medium body and carbonation. Nice Belgian-style amber ale, albeit a bit lacking in character.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Finn (4032) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAY 27, 2014
Flaske 0,33l. Mørk gyldenbrun. Pent tett skum som varer en liten stund. Litt lacing. Bra plomme/sviske-aroma. Smaken litt vassen. Mandelpreg. Blir uvariert.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (6895) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAY 2, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein leicht trübes dunkel bernsteinfarbenes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch fruchtig malzig, würzig, hefig. Geschmack fruchtig süß, würzig malzig.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (2909) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 25, 2014
330ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours clear amber-brown. Malty toffee aromas. Light red fruit and nuts. Taste is light sweet, light yeastiness. Malty finish.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
dfroms (211) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - APR 21, 2014
Can served as the "beer of the month" on the Thalys train to Brussels. Pours a clear dark amber with large effervescent head. Aroma is simple sweet malt and raisin with a hint of spicy hops. Taste is banana, raisin, caramel apple, rye bread, booze. Alcohol is apparent. Low carbonation. Okay.


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