Endeavour Beverages
Brewed at Australian Independent Brewers

Style: Amber Ale
Macquarie Centre, Australia


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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.35/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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This 2010 Vintage bottle-conditioned Amber Ale is full amber red in colour with copper hues. A rich, full bouquet with toast, lively cinnamon spice and a hint of bitter chocolate. Lifted gamey characters infused by sweetly spiced, herbal resinous characters. Full fruit weight is balanced by a creamy malty mid palate and an assertive drying bitterness. The back palate is all spice and cocoa with a refreshing zip. A true Amber ale Ė very age worthy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (33333) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2011

Bottle 330ml.

Clear medium to dark amber colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, bread, caramel, wood - oak, sweet cacao - cinnamon. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a average to long duration, strange sweet. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110819]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
saxo (13458) - HÝjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 19, 2011
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are caramel, nuts, malt and hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (13390) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 19, 2011
Bottle @ Danish Summer Gathering, Ulfborg 2011. Pours clear amber with a small creamy head and lacings. Toffee, fruit and caramel. Sweet and medium bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (13196) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 28, 2011
bottle at home tasting ... coper thin lacing ... soft ovaltine malt ... light blackcurrant nose ... light overfizzy ... light blackcurrant ... light ovaltine yeastyness

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
yngwie (12722) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 19, 2011
Bottle. Itís a clear, amber beer with a small, dense, beige head. Itís coffee-ish, toffee-ish and slightly cellar-ish. The flavor is quite decent, coffee, toffee, some chocolate and a touch of bitterness are present, with some cellar. Semi-dry on the palate, with a smooth carbonation. A decent beer indeed. 110819

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisv10 (9845) - DENMARK - AUG 19, 2011
Bottle @ FOneFan. Dark amber with tiny tan head. Flavour is malt, caramel, fruit, little nutty, toffee, sweet, hops and a little bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gam (3069) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - NOV 1, 2010
Large off white head red brown pour strong carbonation aroma fruity chocolate caramel some yeast a vanilla taste flavour vanilla chocolate caramel smokeyness rich chocolate mild crispness finish good maltiness slightly rich fruity aftertaste

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bluevegie (3042) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - APR 21, 2011
This one drinks better than their pale ale, caramel notes on the aroma and in the taste with some nutty and light burnt characters.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mkel07 (2520) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - OCT 15, 2010
330ml bottle. Copper brown in colour with a crackling bone coloured faom. Caramel malt and popcorn aroma with a nutty flavour. Very full flavoured with a good smooth mouthfeel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ALLOVATE (2281) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JAN 3, 2011
Out the bottle, cool not chilled, and into a weissbier glass. Quite stunning to look at. Produces a deep ruddy chestnut, with a feint haze yet it shimmers in the light. A lot of very, very fine carbonation release up to an immense, steadfast, rocky off-white head. Sits a good two inches in height, if I didnít know better this would be the greatest of Dunkler-weisse. Nose has lime, rum, chocolate fondant pudding, vanilla and nutmeg-like spice in it, interesting but subtle! Good sweet, nutty, praline start in the mouth. More nuts, some roasted grain and wood mid-palate, dries out well. Malt overtones the dark, dried fruit flavours, almost like figs and prunes. Finish is malty, a little milk chocolate and cola, and burnt dark fruit linger long giving it a very late and reserved bitterness. Again, like the Pale ale of this brewer there is a subtle soapiness to it that is there but is easily ignored. Body is medium and it is creamy in feel, soft in carbonation. Not too bad overall. I think it could do with the volume being turned up so to speak as it is a little too softly spoken. But is quite refreshing and easily sessionable. (33cL, Best after 30/08/10, 1st Choice liquor)

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