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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.34/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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This dry-hopped ale combines caramel and biscuit malt flavors in happy equilibrium with late addition American hops. The approachable balance is intentional, although the name is a "hoppy" accident.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pete4999 (1073) - Buffalo, New York, USA - SEP 27, 2014
Can. Nice beer, flavorful. Not too heavy on the hops, as expected. A little bit of caramel, nice malt backbone with a little bit of a bite.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Panzuriel (1316) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Mad tree happy amber is a dark amber liquid that is slightly hazy and has a thin head of small bubbles. Nose is sharp with cedar hops. Taste is crisp with a good amount of hops and roasted malt. Body is lively. Finish is crisp and with good bitters.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
miyauchi38 (271) - chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 9, 2014
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2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
NeoHippie2 (1038) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - MAY 15, 2014
Amber pour with a frothy head. Malt aromas are overpowered by the hop presence. Big hop flavors (almost tastes like an IPA) keep the biscuit and caramel malts from even having a shot at showing up. Way too hoppy.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
fluffy (1722) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - MAY 2, 2014
A pretty nice amber, maybe similar to say CCB tocobaga? Mildly hoppy but well balanced. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
umich03jm (2054) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - APR 24, 2014
Can thanks to DrSilverworm. Pours a cloudy amber color with a small foamy head that fades to a bubbly ring and leave some minor webbing. Aroma is big on biscuits and bread with hints of flowers and toffee. Tastes pretty biscuit-y and incredibly dry. Big floral and earthy hops in the bitter finish. I really don’t like how dry and earthy this is. Makes it pretty hard to drink.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
matthewjk (924) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 5, 2014
12oz can into vessel: Not bad, has some smooth malty characteristics with a punctuated hop presence. It was agreeable.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
garrison (777) - Cin. city, Ohio, USA - FEB 5, 2014
Purchased from the Hopple Street BP Station minimart - Alright, this amber ale is a hoppy delight, with a solid grain-type body to back up it’s beery goodness!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (8259) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - FEB 3, 2014
This beer is a clear copper color with a medium thin off-white head that diminishes steadily. Stringy lacing on the glass. Aroma of roast malt, caramel malt and hops. Medium-bodied with flavors of bready malt, caramel and earthy hops. The finish is malty up front with a grassy hops aftertaste. Decent overall.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nuplastikk (4568) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 17, 2014
12oz can. Filtered orange-red-tan with some tiny floaties. Foamy, respectable off-white head. A pretty decent Amber. Biscuit caramel, toffee tones. Slightly bigger hop bill than gives it some nice balance. OK.


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