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RATINGS: 291   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Our Copperhead Ale is a copper colored German-style Altbier, with a light, malty sweetness and a pronounced hop flavor. Alt is the German word for old, referring to the older style of ale brewing. Altbier is Germany’s pale ale. Copperhead Ale is top-fermented, making it an ale and it has a medium body. It has hints of maltiness and hoppiness in its aroma, with a definite hop flavor and a medium hop bitterness. Altbier is predominately brewed in the northern part of Germany, especially Dusseldorf and gets its "sweet roast" flavor and copper color from caramunich malts.

obguthr's rating

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 5/20
obguthr (5699) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - NOV 13, 2009
Draft: Pungent aroma of vinegar and gym socks, with walnut notes. Clear amber with a thick tan head. Walnut and gym sock flavor.Creamy mouthfeel with vanilla and black pepper left on the palate. Alcohol is very evident, almost to an obnoxious extent for the style. Pretty poorly produced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BytesAndBrews (53) - - AUG 22, 2016
Copper pour with a light beige head. Light malty aroma, bready flavor with a hint of caramel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johndoughty (4996) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 8, 2016
Bottle. Bronze and fairly clear. Unusual combination of maltiness with hops in background. Easy to drink and easy to forget.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
20107589 (730) - randers, DENMARK - MAY 13, 2016
Pour cobber red, without head. Light caramel light roasted aroma, taste light bitter, light sweet. Light bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nevalainen (615) - FINLAND - APR 29, 2016
Clear amber color with tiny off-white head. Aroma of caramel and bread. Taste is sweet with light bitter finish. Fizzy carbonation. Drinkable beer, but nothing very special.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hartoloni (210) - - FEB 12, 2016
Pours deep amber with a tiny head. Nose malted fruit and light hops. Taste sweet malt.nicely carbonated. Not bad

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blackisle (2084) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - FEB 12, 2016
Bottle 35.5cl. Poured into a fluitje glass. Clear medium amber, small creamy off-white head, recedes, lacing; aroma is malts, caramel, light citrus, earthy notes; taste bit thin, medium sweet and bitter, malty, burned sugar, average to long duration, dry finish, herbal notes; light to medium body, watery texture, average carbonation; ok.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
nybol (1454) - DENMARK - FEB 2, 2016
En del sødme af karamel i det første af smagen den glider så over i en smag af humlen.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrettTaylor (738) - Radford, Virginia, USA - JAN 11, 2016
Pours a medium gold, light khaki head that is fairly resilient. Aroma - caramel, soft hops. Taste - malty with some moderate resin hops. Really went well with pizza.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (17263) - Hasborn, GERMANY - DEC 8, 2015
12 fl.oz bottle. Pours hazy orange golden colour with a mid-sized beige head. Aroma of red malt, dry fruits, mild hops, nuts. Taste of dry fruits, red malt, nuts, caramel, nice!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bytemesis (6946) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - NOV 4, 2015
Tap. Lots clear copper, medium beige head, nice lacing. Aroma is light, malty, nutty, grass. Flavor is light plus sweet, light bitter, nutty, caramel, grass. Lightish body.

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