anders37 (22242) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 6, 2014
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ RBSG brunch. Pours a clear amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor with hoppy hints. Has a fruity malty caramel finish with hoppy hints.
brokensail (15444) - Dublin, California, USA - JUL 2, 2014
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle @ Brunch. Amber pour with a white head. Kind of briney and acidic on the nose. Lots of bread, toffee, and toast. Flavor is a little bit briney, but also acidic. A light piney bitterness, some spicy hops, and a fair amount of toasted bread. Some caramel and toffee, too.
bhensonb (13731) - Woodland, California, USA - NOV 1, 2010
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bomber from Wine & Cheese in Clayton, MO. Pours dark ruddy amber with a foamy tan head. Aroma is lightly spicey. Med body/sharp, frothy carb. Flavor is roast caramel, but this is not sweet, and the malt is strongly offset by spice. If that’s from the hop mix, it’s a very good job.
jtclockwork (13491) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 26, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. RBSG. Pours amber off white head. Nose/taste of toffee, nutty malt. Lighter medium body. Okay.
bu11zeye (12593) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - APR 5, 2009
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(22oz bottle) Pours a clear orange body with a spare off-white head. Aroma of caramel, nuts, toasted bread, and grain. Flavor of caramel, light cocoa, roasted malt, and nuts.
Ferris (11034) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 21, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle - Toasted grains and caramel. Clear amber with a decent beige head. Nutty, caramel and some grains. Hops come out in the finish with a lite bitterness. Style on point, but nothing unique.
Dogbrick (11021) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 18, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at The Stable in St. Louis. Pours a clear dark amber-copper color with a medium foamy beige head that recedes slowly. Spotty lacing on the glass that slides down quickly. Caramel malt aroma with some hops and dark fruit. Medium-bodied and sweet with flavors of grainy malt and caramel, along with hints of vinous fruits and hops. The finish is sweet and malty with a mildly tart fruit aftertaste. Slightly above average overall.
crossovert (10894) - Illinois, USA - JUN 21, 2014
1.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 5/20
355ml bottle. Just a mundane and old tasting amber ale, not thriling whatsoever.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAR 27, 2010
1.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 2/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 4/20
UPDATED: MAR 27, 2010
Name: Toronado Alley Amber
Date: February 20, 2010
Appearance: clear dark amber, fine off white head
Aroma: sweet caramel aroma, light chocolate, touch of breadyness
Flavor: sweet malt flavor, caramel sweetness, touch of tartness, vegitable
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 2/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 4/20
Score: * /4
deyholla (9811) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 11, 2014
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Pours a clear amber with a white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has a good amount of toast, nuttiness and grain with a bit of buttery popcorn. Flavor has a combination of toast, nuttiness, sweet grains and buttery popcorn.