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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.11/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
The front runner of all four flagship beers, this amber colored American Ale is a full bodied ale which has gone through more than 20 various recipe alterations before we felt satisfied enough to slap our name on it. The American Hero Ale, which embraces all things American, features great head retention and full flavor with just the right amount of Cascade and Centennial hops. The great color and smooth flavor of this beer makes a great addition to the fridge all year Ďround.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
matty (359) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 10, 2014
12 oz. can. Pours a reddish-gold color with an off-white head thatís about a half-inch thick settling to a film leaving nice lacing. Aroma is sticky sweet with some pine hops. Mouthfeel is thin, malt is the leader with the hops in the background. Sweet finish. Ok.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
60minuteman (1338) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 23, 2016
Can. Hazy chocolate brown pour. Sweet malt, toasted hop flavor. Aromatic notes similar as well. Smooth and balanced. A good beer all around.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jeremytoni (3029) - Swedesboro, New Jersey, USA - AUG 21, 2015
From a tap poured a copper color with a small amount of head. Sweet malty flavor with a lingering aftertaste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
raymow (1443) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 27, 2015
on tap at Dog & Bull in Croydon - nice reddish color. Decent malt and slight hop flavor.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joejames (478) - Jacobus, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 14, 2015
Can to shaker glass. Pours clear deep amber, two finger quick head. some lacing, little retention. Aroma is light citrusy, some caramel. Taste is mainly sweet malts with just enough hops to hold it together. Medium bodied, average carbonation, mouth feel is a little thin. Finishes dry. Tasting notes of toffee, caramel, plum, grass. Interesting. Itís OK.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerathon (1683) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 10, 2015
Canít believe I havenít rated this before. A solid amber ale with a nice mixture of caramel sweetness and hop bite. A go to of mine.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
klk343 (162) - - DEC 17, 2014
A dark amber color. Higher carbonation level. Weak head. No scent. Slight cherry flavor. Some hops. Ok

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (21449) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Draft at the source. Clear deep golden amber color. Aroma of herbal citrus. Taste is similar.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (12101) - Escondido, California, USA - AUG 2, 2014
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear amber with a medium, frothy off-white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is toast and cookie malt, dates, earthy and spicy hops. Flavor is malt dominant, medium hops and bitterness with a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
alobar (3533) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 18, 2014
Pours a dark amber color with a creamy off-white head. Aroma of caramel, toffee, and toasted malt. Sweet flavor with caramel and toffee with some grain and touch of hops. Nice beer!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DocLock (9999) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 11, 2014
Can from Whole Foods. Copper pour with vcaramel and hopcitru in the nose. Tastes fairly well balanced, with hops and more malt in the finish. Medium to light palate complexity.

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