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RATINGS: 187   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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For those who love amber ales, here’s a limited edition amber lager is so crazy good you might convert to lagerism.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HogTownHarry (6303) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - JAN 13, 2012
12oz bottle from Premier Gourmet. Pours a lovely clear copper with a lasting two-finger fluffy off-white head. Smells a bit like a amber ale / nutbrown cross - herbal, light roast, dry, mild alcohol, a bit of metal. Taste follows, more bitterness, no metal, the alcohol is there in the taste. Light body, a touch watery and astringent, mildly carbonated, with a medium earthy bitter finish. Not sure what this is, but it was well-made ... vienna? sure, why not.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - MAR 23, 2011
Bottle:   Rich and deep vibrant amber, moderate foamy off-white head, nice lacing.   Malty up front, a little cereal and barnish/basement like mustiness.   A little sweet on the backside.   Somewhat mealy, but its minor.   Decent malt base, semi-sweet, enjoying it more than I thought I would based on the other LTD beers.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Does have a little mealiness that lingers.   Otherwise not bad, clean, and better than other LTD beers.   Still doesn’t live up to Eliot Ness tho!


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (6299) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - AUG 15, 2012
Hood River, Or - on tap at the brewpub after the excellent tour. Dark amber pour, off-white head, thick lacing. Worty aroma with some fruity accents. Flavor has a hint of caramel, some bubble gum, some nutty notes. Thick enough mouthfeel.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
djd07 (6279) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 18, 2011
Bottle at Texas Beerfest. Pours a clear amber with a medium frothy off white head that lasts awhile. The aroma is A sweet malt and floral. Thin mouthfeel with a light hop and citrus and smooth finish. Easy to drink a decent amber from Full Sail.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blutt59 (6247) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 22, 2012
bottle, clear amber color with thin foam, malty nuts aroma with nice caramel and honey flavors, an underated series

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sledutah (6103) - Utah, USA - JUL 10, 2011
12oz bottle from the state store
Appearance: Pours crystal clear brownish amber with a medium sized off-white head and light lacing
Aroma: Toffee and ripe fruit
Taste: Toffee, sweet malts, ripe fruit and grainy
Very nice and easy drinking

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mora2000 (6052) - McKinney, Texas, USA - JUL 6, 2012
Thanks to Cavie for sharing this bottle. The beer pours a yellow-orange color with a white head. The aroma is heavy on the grain and grass, with not too much else going on. The flavor is similar. The toffee and grain notes really stand out, with some grass from the hops thrown in. Thin mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
thirdeye11 (5817) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 6, 2011
(12oz bottle thanks to Cavie) clear amber with a lasting fine tan head. Nose of caramel, corn, adjunct and chlorine. Taste of umami, salty, watery, raw grain and an oily body.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
riversideAK (5738) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - MAR 23, 2011
Somewhat mild aroma - toasty, caramel, light sweetness, light hop character. Amber pour, nice clarity, soft lace, good head retention. Flavor is lightly toasty and nutty with hints of caramel sweetness, grass, and light bitterness. Clean finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheBeerGod (5598) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - APR 15, 2011
Bottle. Copper pour with a short, fizzy beige head. Caramel, spicy hops, dried fruit and dark bread in the nose. Taste is caramel, sweet malt, dark bread, grains, and light grassy notes. Bit of tea as well. Body is medium with a moderate carbonation. Finishes with more sweet malt, toasted dark bread, caramel, soft grass, and light spicy hops.


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