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RATINGS: 94   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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This delightfully floral American style Amber Ale displays a wonderful balance while still maintaining a profound hoppy goodness. We load this beer with a ridiculous and obscene amount of West Coast hops that are added late in the boil resulting in a hoppy beer without any bitterness.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fratto (2590) - Arlington, Texas, USA - OCT 24, 2012
Dallas Untapped. Amber pour with an off-white head. Aroma is a little fruit and caramel. Taste is toast, caramel, and a little orange.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
b3shine (5191) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 20, 2012
Can to pint. Looks solid; a semi-transparent burnt-orange with thin white lacing. Smells sweet and malty. Tastes like it smells with some hoppiness too. Average on the palate. Not bad, but nothing to write home about.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
marcus (6343) - Sacramento, California, USA - OCT 17, 2012
Pours cloudy amber with a decent off-white head and a toffee aroma. There is a floral caramel malt flavor with a slightly bitter finish. A bit thin.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BritAlesRule (212) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - OCT 5, 2012
Pours a nice dark amber. Aroma is subdued floral hop, maybe a room full of potted plants, and caramel malt. I’ll never get Cascade hops no matter how you throw them at me. Beer has good balance, a friend agreed. Would drink again.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerguy101 (5277) - Newark, California, USA - SEP 30, 2012
Sampled on 9/30/2102. This amber ale pours a medium amber color from a 12oz can. Small to medium sized white foamy head. The aroma is caramel, fruity and sweet, some hops. A medium bodied amber ale. The malts are caramel, fruity and sweet. The hops are herbal and earthy. Decent carbonation. A fairly standard amber ale. There is a bit of lingering bitterness at the finish. A little crisp at the finish as well. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean and crisp. Aftertaste is slightly bitter.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RedSox2004 (1210) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - SEP 28, 2012
Copper/mahogany pour with a slight haze, medium head and ok lace. Bready malt aromas with a hint of floral hops. Flavor is mostly toasted malt, with some caramel sweetness and a touch of hops bitterness. Medium body and carbonation, and a clean finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Blairgus (2561) - California, USA - SEP 13, 2012
13 sept 2012, can. Light amber/slightly orange, clear, some steady bubbles. Nose is slightly dark toast at first followed by faint chlorine and harsh grapefruit runs hops. Thin body and fizzy. Tastes surprisingly different. Bubblegum and orange juice citrus with faint toasty malt. Pretty nice, though not what I'd call an amber. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
djd07 (3333) - Houston, Texas, USA - SEP 9, 2012
Can. Pours a cloudy amber with a medium off white head leaving sticky lacing along the glass. The aroma is floral hop and pine. Medium mouthfeel with a strong hop and light citrus and decent bitter finish. A decent amber from Crazy Mountain.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
dimenhetfield (2487) - , Florida, USA - SEP 1, 2012
12oz can poured into glass. Light amber color with a thin fluffy head. Aroma carries hints of earthy hops, malts and wheat bread. Flavor is mostly malty but not overly sweet. Very drinkable but nothing super special.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
crajun (936) - , Texas, USA - AUG 23, 2012
can to mouth (I was lazy) nice piney hop aroma. taste = suck. bold nasty hop right up front. over hopped and drain pour for me


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