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Brewed by Lancaster (UK)
Style: Bitter
Lancaster, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 73   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
Lancaster Amber is a high quality, session beer. Punching above its weight in flavour, Amber, at 3.7% abv, is a low strength bitter that is dark gold in colour and complements its flavour profile with an abundantly hoppy bouquet allowing the drinker to relish subtle floral and citrus aromas. This is a classic session bitter that is both aromatic and bursting with flavour.


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2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
SilkTork (5254) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, - MAY 12, 2013
Old Mill, Plumstead Common. Hoopy little session bitter. Clean, dryish malt with dusty hops. Old fashioned and lacking in character (probably a one-off yeast in sterile fermenter), but drinkable.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SarkyNorthener (2265) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 18, 2014
Bottle from asda, wirral. Copper beer with medium head. Aroma is toffee, male and nuts. Taste is quite nutty, toffee and a slightly dry malt finish. Decent stuff.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hotstuff (4240) - Indiana, USA - OCT 17, 2014
Backlog rating on 12-17-2012 (Bottle) This beer forms a small beige head with a short retention, orange transparent body, fast rising carbonation, and spotty amounts of lacing. The aroma is caramel malt, citrus and floral hops. The flavor is lightly bitter, sweet, citrus hops and malt. The mouthfeel is smooth and this is a medium bodied beer. This beer is easy to drink and is a session beer. It has a light bitter aftertaste.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
allmyvinyl (4067) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 12, 2014
500ml bottle from Booths Penwortham. Pours clear amber, short-lived thin white head. Aromas are earthy, herbal, caramel. Taste is more of the same. Light body, thin finish. Ok.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6035) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 25, 2014
"A thin but refreshing and flavorful (& destinctly English) beer. Aroma and flavor mostly toffee and nutty sweet malt, though some sharp floral hops come through just a little. Nice change of pace."

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
undercurrent25 (1466) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2014
As the name suggests pours an amber colour, taste and aroma is well balanced with some nice malts. Quite a solid bitter. On Cask at Nantwich Food and Drink Festival 6/9/2014

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (949) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUN 30, 2014
500ml bottle from Asda. Colour is copper with a creamy beige head. Light flora aroma from the hops. Flavory is spice and malt. Nice session bitter

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MissPxx (467) - - APR 19, 2014
Very subtle fruity aroma. Dark honey colour. Very slight head. Hoppy direct taste on the tongue. Quite drinkable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Scopey (7221) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2014
Cask at the Basketmakers Arms, Brighton. It pours clear amber with a small white head. The nose is earth, toasty, leather, old furniture shop and dirt. The taste is toasty, earth, twig, leather, brown bread and wood with a dry finish. Light-medium body and soft carbonation. A fairly bland, twiggy number. So-so.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gegwilson (1389) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2014
Bottle in the Head, Sedbergh. Amber with a fading white head. Quite a malty brew. Simple, but drinkable enough.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Beese (2035) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2014
Bottle. Poured a clear amber with a large, off-white head and visible force carbonation. Malt heavy aroma, with some synthetic sugary notes and floral hop. Light flavours; some grassy hops and nutty malty sweetness. Finish was cream-soda and typical pasteurised notes with some sweet malt.


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