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RATINGS: 1354   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42/5   EST. CALORIES: 202   ABV: 6.75%
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This ale contains no actual copper but we’re pretty literal... It looked coppery, so we lamely called it a copper ale. Lots’a nice caramel malt though... Originally 5.9% alcohol by volume, currently


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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jimthechap (2064) - Christchurch, - OCT 21, 2012
This is a lush red-amber coloured a with a good thick white head that appears to have had a think about hanging around and is slowly deciding against it. Aromas of good dessert malt: caramel, nectarine tart tatin, biscuits, golden syrup and toffee. All of this suggests that it smells sweet, but it isn’t that sweet. It is luscious though, like a busty winking redhead. Succumb to its charms and it rewards you with a lovely toffeeish kiss. It is like gorgeous roasty caramels on autumnal fruits. In other words, that busty redhead has drawn you aside and don’t make any plans for being clothed for an hour or so. Not the best analogy for beer consumption, but I qualify that by saying that this beer just demands your attention and a pint of this is never enough. It has all the elements of a sweet sessionable ale and if I can draw the comparison with a tryst with an auburn seductress, then I will... have... hmm. Yes. May I have another?


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ogre71 (287) - Utah, USA - JUN 15, 2016
This has been one of the best beers from Lagunitas that I’ve had, lots of good malty flavor lightly hopped easy drinking.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ttheilen (528) - USA - MAY 30, 2016
I do not wax on poetically about beer but I do know the quality of a beer once tasted. This review is not about my tastes but reinforces the numbers, which are arbitrary.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
tlind2 (1552) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 21, 2016
Bottle@Oljenkorsi. Amber color, white head. Sweetish malt aroma. Vegetable flavor with metallic notes. Medium body, medium carbonation. Meh.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HighlanderOne (1200) - York, SC via NJ, South Carolina, USA - MAY 8, 2016
Poured from bottle. Nice aroma of bread and honey. Appearance is copper with big lacing head. Tasting caramel, hops, pepper, molasses, banana, spice. Palate is actually a bit thin considering all the flavors. Overall, an interesting brew.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ippopotamo36 (1583) - Rome, ITALY - MAY 4, 2016
On tap at Lagunitas tap room, Pataluma (CA, USA). Semi clear copper color, off-white head. Nose: pastry, nuts, cookies. Mouth: rich Amber character, sweet crumb, clean dry finish, mild syrup. Nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
commonshawn (1011) - Minnesota, USA - APR 9, 2016
Bottle in dc. Copper with medium white head. Malt and hop balanced, some resin honey sweetness. Rich, full body. Not as good as their ipas but still decent

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
coolfunnj (354) - Margate City, New Jersey, USA - APR 2, 2016
piney and sugary qualities in the nose also dark fruit a hint of smoke..orage amber color clear with a thin white head that leaves lacing..tastes piney and resiny too with honey sweetness to balance as if lagunitas has attempted an east coast IPA..went down easy tingly and slightly sticky on the tongue overall its a nice red ale love the honey and the IPA character as well

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
GuideDogSaint (1136) - Xiamen, CHINA - APR 1, 2016
355ml bottle at Mike’s, Xiamen. Pours clear copper amber with a white head. Aroma of malt and fruit. Bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
barroso2501 (66) - Brasilia, BRAZIL - MAR 23, 2016
Bonito tom acobreado com espuma branca. Inicio com malte evidente, com posterior agradável amargor.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
7stern (581) - Bromma, SWEDEN - MAR 19, 2016
Copper colour, clear, full head. Honey and malt aroma. Round, malty taste. Balaned bitterness, balanced body.


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