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Firefly is our lightest offering at Jackie Os. We like to refer to it as our gateway ale. Introducing macro drinkers to this beer has proved to be effective in converting them into craft beer drinkers. Seasoned craft beer drinkers also admire the drinkability and soft but wide rage of flavors embedded within this Amber ale. A fusion of Maris Otter, Belgian Pilsen, and American 2-row provide an interesting and complex malty base for this refreshing ale. Lightly roasted malt gives Firefly a biscuit-like finish. Carefully selected hops provide an herbal and mildly citrus aroma and flavor.

ABV: 5%
2013 ABV: 4.5%

Malt: American 2-row, Maris Otter, Pilsen, White Wheat, Special Roast, Cara 8

Hops: Hallertau, Athantum, Cascade

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
shrubber85 (8067) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Can. Light toffee malt and weedy grass aroma. Hazy amber with small head. Sweet toffee/biscuit malt and lightly bitter grass flavor. Medium body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joeyplush (648) - Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 19, 2014
On tap at world of beer. Very flat appearance, taste is ok, very malty, decent but not great. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
outlawskies (453) - - OCT 12, 2014
Julie say ok. Not super great a bit bitter and hoppy. She gives 2. Supposed to be an amber but tastes more upa ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DialSquare (3025) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - OCT 3, 2014
Thought Id rated before. This is from Daily Growler JOs tap takeover. Brief note: gold pour, thin dirty white and spotty stick. Tastes are grain and citrus, caramel .little tinny. 7.0

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Strykzone (5147) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - SEP 14, 2014
Can received in a trade with awlcordell. Hazy dingy gold amber. A nice beige head. This is really pleasant. Some nice complex fruit that includes pitted varieties. Just a bit of bitterness from hops that also bring citrus. Gobs of fruit and it is sometimes like drinking fruit juice. I am not sure it is an amber ale but that doesnt really matter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
suprchunk (2420) - Crestview, Florida, USA - AUG 14, 2014
Toffee colored pour. Big off white head. Plenty of lacing. Big malty aroma. Some caramel. Taste is the same.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Shot (186) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - AUG 8, 2014
From a can. Pours copper with a thick white head. Aromas of sweet malt, caramel apple. Flavors are brown sugar, caramel, nutty tones, slight herbal notes, and bready tones. Dry finish. This is a really nice amber ale. Dry, nutty and bready. Id definitely have this one again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fritz123 (1145) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - AUG 8, 2014
Can as an extra in a trade...Thanks! Poured into a snifter at home. Hzy deep amber color with a quickly disappearing two finger head. Aroma is bread, cereal, sticky hops, slight sweet pine, and candy. The taste is overall good, but seems to be a little unbalanced. It has a good caramel malt backbone but the hops are very straight bitter. Slight metallic taste. Overall not a bad Amber Ale. Medium to light body moderate carb.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sturmthis (637) - Ohio, USA - JUL 12, 2014
On tap. Cooper color with one finger head. Light citrus and biscuit aroma. Light flavor with a little citrus. Thin palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GenDV138 (1993) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUL 11, 2014
12 oz can (4.5% ABV) poured into a Spiegelau tulip. Hazy golden orange to amber with a finger of off-white head. Aromas of citrus, light tropical fruit, caramel, candied sugar, sweet biscuit. Tastes of citrus, biscuit, wheat, slight sweet malt. Medium body with a dry finish. Medium carbonation, juicy mouthfeel. Tasty.

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