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RATINGS: 416   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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A full-flavored amber ale made with roasted caramel malt. Richly colored and medium-bodied, Alleycat is an assertive blend of malts with a sprightly cascade of hops.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jaymobrown (1697) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 14, 2004
Bronze color. Caramel, hop, yeast nose. Fairly decent. Thin and bitter flavor. Long finish. Mostly dry. Some lingering caramel, malt flavors. Nothing in the front, all end.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Falconseye8 (542) - Evans, Colorado, USA - JUL 9, 2004
Solid Amber. Nice body and flavor. Hoppy, citrus undertone and smooth drinkable beer. Lost Coast makes great beer!!! You heard it here.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ringo (963) - Loveland, Colorado, USA - JUL 3, 2004
On tap at the brewpup in Eureka, CA. I tried three amber ales at the pub (two specials) and this was the most accesible to the average beer drinker, therefore my girlfriend liked it the best of the three. Sort of "lager-like" for an amber, at least that is what my notes say.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
JoeM500 (1906) - Crown Point, Indiana, USA - JUN 27, 2004
Light/clear orange with a thin offwhite head. Faintly hoppy nose, some hints of caramel. watery thin caramel and cola sweetness. No hops detected on my tastebuds...slightly malty aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Alcoholist (570) - Peoria, Illinois, USA - JUN 22, 2004
Amber with a moderate head and good lacing. Aroma is a balance of hop and malt. Start is sweet then acidic with a lingering dry finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
YourDarkLord (1800) - Urbana, Illinois, USA - JUN 20, 2004
So-so. Amber/copper body with beige head. Aroma was slightly hoppy, mild citrus, big malt, caramel. A bit astringent to the palate. Thin body. Moderately hoppy flavor. Some citrus with some malt.

0.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
MrBeerUSA (40) - HorseShoe, North Carolina, USA - JUN 13, 2004
Since when has anybody taken in an alleycat? There is definitely a reason for that. Here is a question, what does a cat eat in an alley? Well, did you ever watch saturday morning cartoons? Do you remember when the cats ate the old fish bones? Picture that in real life! Just in case you didn’t have a childhood, don’t drink this beer!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hab40oz (242) - Grants Pass, Oregon, USA - JUN 6, 2004
pretty decent Amber, good full bodied flavor, rich and dark. good malts. Hoppy finish, very drinkable and refreshing

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 1, 2004
Tap@Lost Coast. Nutty, orangey, hopsy finish, not over the top, nice session beer, innofensuve, fairly tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Terminus (3283) - Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA - MAY 26, 2004
22oz bomber dated jan 2003. Pours a nice coppper hue with big smooth tan head. gentle carbonation and some fair lacing. Aroma of citrus hop and toasty malts. Very gentle palate, not thin, but very smooth and creamy. A very solid amber ale that i could drink again.


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