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RATINGS: 771   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   IBU: 31   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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The best selling Amber in the Northwest. Itís a great tasting malty sweet beer that has rich amber hue, a full body, and a spicy floral hop finish. This American style amber ale is brewed with: 2-row Pale, Crystal and Chocolate malts and is hopped with Mt. Hood and Cascade hops


4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
foduck (330) - Denton, Texas, USA - NOV 2, 2002
UPDATED: JAN 31, 2003 I bought some singles of this from the nearby beer store, they were hidden behind cases of Bud Ice and covered with dust. The owner saw what I picked and gave me a discount, because he said it was old. The label said 'Best before 12-09-00' This is one of the better amber ales I think, a little on the hoppy side, some malt, and ever so slightly tart. Nothing bad about it. My favorite amber ale.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ENTROPY (141) - Terra Bella, California, USA - OCT 29, 2002
this brew seemed really carbonated to me, alittle to much. Iíll give this brew a: B-

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
knickerbocker (13) - USA - OCT 21, 2002
Not excellent but a good every day ale. Not as bitter as Lagunitas but near, fairly good finish. Not as rich in taste as either Sierra Nevada or Lagunias. But Good Ale.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
erway (1004) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - OCT 19, 2002
Nothing great but a good session beer with all the right qualities of a good amber. Clean tasting, medium-bodied with a toasty aroma.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AustinMilbarge (681) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 12, 2002
Good amber color. Pleasant aroma. Bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jpfrog (130) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - OCT 12, 2002
A good solid amber ale. I am not really a fan of malts, however this beer has a fairly good "maltness" to it. I like more hops though. I guess that you canít really expect that from a mass-produced ale though. All in all a fairly good beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheBrews99 (9) - Oregon, USA - OCT 11, 2002 does not count
An excellent Amber Ale. Full Sail Brewing company has never let me down. The beer had a bold dark amber color and a slightly sweet taste, but not so much that I forgot I was drinking a beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rich42 (128) - USA - OCT 6, 2002
dark amber in color. lots of hop spiciness with a fair amount of bitterness - but itís well balanced by sweet malt and carmel flavors. medium body with nice mouthfeel. very good - one of my favorite ambers.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gusler (2653) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - OCT 2, 2002
UPDATED: NOV 27, 2003 The beer pours a crystal clear deep mahogany color with a mediocre light tan head that is semi-creamy in texture with the lace forming a tight sheet to conceal the glass. Nose is sweet malt, hints of caramel, citrus crisp and clean quite appealing to this old schnozzle with the start sweet and laced with malt, top is light in its feel. Finish is moderate in its carbonation, hops a delectable, aftertaste dry and lingering, another fine session beer from a ďGreat Brewery".

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zach Diesel (906) - Sisters, Oregon, USA - SEP 27, 2002
eh nothing special, lots of hops and thin bock like palate


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