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RATINGS: 574   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Contract brewed for Shmaltz Brewing Company. Our First Creation

Crisp, smooth and perfectly balanced between a west coast style pale and amber ale, with a supple malt sweetness and a pronounced hop flourish.

Malts: 2-row, Caramel 40L, Dark Crystal, Munich, Wheat
Hops: Warrior, Northern Brewer, Willamette

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
skortila (4914) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - JAN 26, 2014
Bottled. New Zealand holiday 2011-12. Old notes. The aroma has some caramel, light citric. Clear, brown coloured beer with an off-white head. The taste is light bitter, has some caramel, some cookie, some citrus.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
boozedude (2212) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - JAN 20, 2014
bottle into glass, pours red, small head, aroma of caramel and spicy hiopps, taste is caramel oppy malts , biter finish, pretty good stuffs

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jbruner (3153) - Athens, Georgia, USA - NOV 27, 2013
Pours a clear golden yellow on tap with thin white head. Aroma is nice citrus and a hint of biscuit, taste follows but more balanced. Weak flavor and thin, Meh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rmussman (1702) - California, USA - OCT 23, 2013
A really nice malted brew. Really smooth and enjoyable. Something you can share and also enjoy a few alone with great ease.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nero55 (917) - Wisconsin, USA - OCT 18, 2013
Bottle. Hazy amber with small off white head. Aroma of honey and caramel. Medium body with some hop bitterness and caramel notes with a sweet malt finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kermis (8062) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 12, 2013
Sample at GABF 2013. Pours clear golden with a medium off white head. Aroma of grapefruit, citrus, malt. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter. Medium bodied with light carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
generallee08 (764) - New York, USA - OCT 7, 2013
Presentation: It was poured from a brown 12oz bottle into a pint glass. Appearance: The body has a beautiful deep amber color with good clarity. Its head builds up to a nice white 2 inch collar of foam. This head slowly fades but keeps a small covering to the end and on the way down the glass it leaves some spotty slick lace. Smell: It has a light aroma with a mild bready and caramel sweetness. Hop notes are very faint and distant. Taste/Palate: On the tongue I get a bready and caramel character with a touch of fruity sweetness and some raw grain towards the finish. A slight floral and earthy hop presence gives it a snappy balanced finish. With its medium body and balanced carbonation it is an easy drinker. Notes: Overall its nice average Amber Ale with great drinkability.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hanan (82) - NW Phoenix, Arizona, USA - AUG 11, 2013
Yes. Crisp fresh pleasant nice hops over sunset mood amber. Brilliant beer. Hops don't linger, dry up perfectly on the tongue. Fun pour. From total wine az. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ed5388 (2685) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - AUG 10, 2013
12oz bottle. Pours a clear amber/copper color with one finger of foamy white head.that last a good while nice lacing. Aroma of mostly caramel malt, and some floral hops. Taste has a sweet fruitiness, caramel malt, and floral hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ads135 (3690) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - JUN 26, 2013
This is a pretty mild, copper beer. Medium bodied. bready with a tinge of citrus flavor.

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