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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 3.14/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   EST. CALORIES: 158   ABV: 5.25%
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Our German style Alt, Lighthouse Amber, has a brilliant light amber hue. Its light tan head is thick, retaining, and laces the glass all the way down. Lighthouse Amber has a silky-smooth medium body. A Noble hop aroma up front finishes with a Carmel malt nose. Our old world brewing method brings out a light toasted-bread flavor you’ll want to savor again and again. It’s a mouthwatering and thirst quenching delight.


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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
crossovert (7388) - Illinois, USA - MAY 27, 2013
Sucks because it is infected, was looking forward to trying this "traditional" altbier.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bpar73 (470) - Bellaire, Michigan, USA - MAY 15, 2013
Bottle. Pours a light amber with a white head. Aroma of malt and hops. Flavor the same with a nice finish. Overall a solid beer.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
carlb (107) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - APR 13, 2013
Pours a beautiful, medium dark, hazy, mahogany-brown. Two inch, tan, creamy, persistent head forms. Restrained nose. Where are the aromatic hops? Medium-full body. Sweet malt, caramel, and toffee on the palate. Almost too sweet - would like some bitter contrast. Nice Belgian lace. Extended lingering with hints of whole-grain bread. It is a filling and thirst-quenching ale.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sammy (8627) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 2, 2013
Bottle from Champagne’s. Hits the spot, better than I thought. Malty aroma. A good balance of malt complexity, not too sweet. Very good drinkability

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bagalagalaga (113) - Indiana, USA - FEB 15, 2013
The flavor is all sweet, sweet malts, but a bit watery. It is pretty good value for the price, but not one I’d seek out.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Onslow (1161) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - JAN 19, 2013
Pour from a 12oz bottle, 6 pack from Hardings. Medium amber brew with dense off white head. Aroma of brown sugar, over-ripe fruit, some hops. Taste is interesting and complex - brown sugar, molasses, toast, hints of chocolate, modest bitter in the finish that dries up most (but not all) of the sweetness. Complex, well crafted, and interesting - what’s not to like?

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johnnyoski (436) - Macomb, Michigan, USA - OCT 29, 2012
Bottle. Dark amber pour with a thin tan head that quickly disappears. Traces of sediment eventually settle to the bottom. Aroma is sweet fruit, caramel with toasted malt. Initial dry, malty flavor is balanced nicely by a sweet, ripe fruit finish. Has average carbonation despite its flat appearance and leans more towards medium bodied. Well worth a try.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
walleye (1066) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - OCT 22, 2012
pours a medium amber. thin white head. nice lacing. aroma roasted malt, nutty, chocolate, brown sugar. flavor malty, chocolate sugars.has a smoothness to it. When my wife tasted this she said wow this is good and I have to agree

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DutchHillbilly (62) - Mattawan, Michigan, USA - OCT 16, 2012
Good taste. If you dont like a strong beer you will like it. Fairly light to taste with a nice aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
libertine (209) - rochester hills, Michigan, USA - SEP 1, 2012
pours a medium amber.thin white head.minimal lacing.has a heavy aroma of roasted malt,nutty.flavor is malty,nutty,burnt sugars.has a medium body.soft carbonation and a crisp clean finish.cheboygan has been around for a year and hit the ball out of the ballpark with this one.nothing bad can be said about this.kind of amber that makes you just wanna have another.fantastic aroma,flavor and to finish sooooo clean.


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