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RATINGS: 250   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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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.


Braudog's rating

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Braudog (5645) - Hampton, Virginia, USA - OCT 21, 2007
UPDATED: AUG 5, 2012 Draft pint at Green Leafe Cafe. Bronzed amber with virtually no head and only barley carbonated. Light stealthy aroma (not much of one at all). Crisp and tangy with an apple-like bite, underlying caramel and a finish that’s mysteriously empty of flavor. The tangy bite lingers. This even-keeled beer was good with my patty melt. (#3146, 10/19/2007) <<Re-rated from a bottle ... much better body, decent head, and a good mouthfeel. Confirms that Green Leafe can serve old beer.>>


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Skinnyviking (6954) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2014
Draught at Køge Øldag. High cramy and lasting off-white head. Hazy amber body. Fruity peach aroma. Dry malt grass grapefruit pine flavor with a nice hops bitterness. High carbonation, long finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bamsen78 (3105) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2014
Bottle. Pours hazy orange amber withsmall off-white head. Clear aroma of hops and malt, with notes of citrus and touches of metal. Bitter, hoppy flavour, with notes of nuts, metal, and roast. Touches of fruit. Lingering, rather rough aftertaste, with metallic hints. Drinkable but nothing really special. Still, better than expected.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MiP (13596) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2014
Bottle, 5.0%. Fruity aroma. Cloudy copper colour. Unstable white head. The flavour is also fruity, faintly sweet. Medium bitterness. Well-balanced. High carbonation.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
martin00sr (592) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - AUG 19, 2014
Clear light copper, offwhite head. Malty, bready aroma, some light caramel. Flavour is rather light, caramel, malty. And that’s about it...

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Osprey87 (1599) - WALES - AUG 17, 2014
Aug 2012 Bottle. I recorded a number-only rating at the time unfortunately. I may rate it properly another time.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AdiBeer (1026) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 25, 2014
Aroma: iron, light notes of malt, but the iron really dominates. Appearance: hazy amber, big frothy white head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: malty notes, bread, cereals, grain, light sweets, yet the bitters are more dominant, lively carbonation. Overall: OK Amber Ale, fails to play in the top league. Bottle from OddBins, Pimlico.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jorn69 (904) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - JUL 24, 2014
@ Havregatan. Bottle (355 ml) from Kihoskh, Copenhagen. Fruity, malty and caramely, sweet, raisins, medium body with an oily texture. The finish is dry and sweet with notes of raisins.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Camons (5854) - Hasselager, DENMARK - JUL 19, 2014
Draught @ Cockney Pub. Århus. Pours amber with a small fading white head. Aroma of light malt, grain, caramel, little grass. Flavor is rather weak with some malt, caramel, little grassy hops. Thin to medium body, soft carbonation. 180714

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Burgers (311) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 2, 2014
Hateful stuff. Reasonable colour. Flat as a pancake. Nothing on the nose. Nothing on the tongue.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (2122) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 11, 2014
Keg at Jake’s place. Pours copper, dry, malty, bitter, light toffee, a little thin.


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