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The Northwest’s original, unfiltered and dry hopped amber ale. African Amber’s pioneering and innovative style is proof that drink-abilty does not have to be achieved by sacrificing flavor. This beer erupts with a floral, hoppy taste, followed by a well rounded malty middle, finishing with a nicely organic hop flavor. Locally sourced two row grain and a blend of specialty malts give our amber its rich taste. Further complexity is achieved by leaving the beer unfiltered, providing exceptional flavor, as well as giving our amber its unique "cloudy" look. Lastly, we actually place a bag of fresh, locally grown, Yakima valley hops in each keg creating what has become the original, cult classic, northwest amber ale.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Seatown78 (2) - British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 16, 2013 does not count
Love this beer. Perfect with a kick arse burger and fries. Definitely one if my faves. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
catface5326 (154) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - NOV 9, 2013
Cloudy amber poured from a tap. Fruity amber smell and light amber taste. Kind of weak in my opinion

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stevoj (2065) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 3, 2013
Cloudy amber with small silky head. Aroma of malt, spice and citrus. Taste is malty, followed by coriander and some orange on the backplane. Complex but enjoyable,,god with food.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Imaena (1817) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - SEP 16, 2013
Draught in Tacoma. This is a really nice classic amber which goes perfect with pizza.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Caytinator (935) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - SEP 14, 2013
Pint on tap. Cloudy, amber, and unfiltered, small head, no lacing. Nice light aroma, nothing off in it, pleasant. Good tasting beer, lots of taste, no sacrifices, nice all-around classic american flavor. Nice bitter-hoppy finish, light carbonation, aftertaste for days, very well done. I sure do love his beer.

1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
Terminizzle (9) - Washington, USA - AUG 12, 2013 does not count
It’s not just for you to get it uses material that it was wondering why is that they can

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
deaconmike (375) - Roswell, Georgia, USA - AUG 11, 2013
On tap. Pours cloudy amber with a white head. Aroma is hoppy, earthy with biscuity malts. Taste is mostly sweet with some light hops. Body is smooth; soft carbonation - goes down smoothly. This is a "go to" beer when I visit the Pacific Northwest.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
monk191 (874) - California, USA - JUL 23, 2013
A great amber. Pours a beautiful cloudy orange with a thick white head. Smells like smokey apple pie. Taste starts and finishes slightly hoppy, with a sweet, vanilla middle. Thick taste, very unfiltered. Had on tap at Sirens in Port Townsend. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
mattyhennessy (287) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - JUL 22, 2013
Dark brown and light bodied. Poor head retention. Low hops and high sweetness. Surprisingly strong citrus flavours, despite the low hop presence. Strong malt flavours like a biscuit.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
chuckstout (247) - Washington, USA - JUL 6, 2013
Malty, earthy aromas, looks like a cup of rust, moderate lacing, delicous maltyness, grapefruit, toffee, caramel, earth, great mounthfeel, really enjoyable beer


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