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RATINGS: 570   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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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


Ayumbomb's rating

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ayumbomb (63) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - NOV 30, 2005
Did you know that Noah was a drunk? Imagine a man chosen by Yahweh to keep the human race alive through his loins, only to be found by his son passed out on the floor of his tent butt-ass naked and wasted. Well, now that that’s out of the way, this stuff may be kosher for Noah and the tribe of Israel, but it sure tastes like shite to me! Congrats on the genisis HeBrew, but maybe it’s time to try what the noble Noah did, and start over.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
hockeybeerguy (1468) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - JUN 21, 2014
Reviewed from notes. This was poured into a pint glass. The appearance was a decent amber/red color with a slight transparency to it. The head was about a finger’s worth of white foaminess that dissipated within less than a minute. The smell had some crisp caramel malts coming through in a slightly dry sort of way. The taste was fairly sweet through the malts. On the palate, this one sat fairly light and had a fairly good sessionability about it. Overall, this was a decent Amber ale as its nothing to go bonkers about.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TXBadger (1217) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 21, 2014
Pours an amber color with off-white head. Caramel malts and some roast on the nose; follows onto the palate. Pretty average amber ale.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JesseMartineau (70) - Alberta, CANADA - APR 14, 2014
341ml bottle. Pours copper with finger of off white head. Aromas are hoppy, floral, citrus, some dried apricot, a little toffee. Taste is of tropical fruits, toffee, grapefruit. Medium carbonation starts slightly sweet and finishes with a nice lingering bitter.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jhp40219 (298) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - MAR 30, 2014
12 oz bottle. Pours a dark orange with amber hues and a large off white head that leaves quite a bit of stixky lacing. Nice mix of malt and hop in the aroma. Picking up caramel, wheat, dough, and earthy hops in the nose. Taste is also an excellent balance of hops and malts. Getting caramel, light citrus, floral, wheat, white bread, and pine. Very crisp and refreshing. Long slightly bitter finish of caramel malts and light citrus. Medium bodied, surprisingly somewhat thick texture, lively carbonation. Very, very nice beer. Not really a "session" beer as it is over 5%, but it’s certainly a beer I could drink several of in a sitting. Very easy drinker.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nekronos (3633) - Xalapa, MEXICO - MAR 23, 2014
Drinkable, but not bad. Amber in colour and in some features. Somewhat thin and nice malty tastes.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
skortila (4424) - 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.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
boozedude (1662) - 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

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jbruner (2135) - 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.

3.7
   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.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nero55 (627) - 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.


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