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RATINGS: 132   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.72/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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A 2001 Silver Medal Winner at the North American Brewers' Association competition. A deep-copper colored medium - bodied ale. Its fresh flavor is smooth and carefully balanced with a nice mellowness and hint of caramel malt balanced by medium hop bitterness. It is an all malt beer that is naturally carbonated. A very drinkable beer all on its own and pairs well with all kinds of foods.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
omhper (22902) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JUL 26, 2010
Bottled, from Jacob Lake, AZ. Clear amber, small head. Winegum aroma. Mid sweet with light-medium body. Light caramel, some salt and strawberry. Fairly low bitterness.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GKillian (525) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - APR 22, 2010
Clear copper with thin tan head and a bit of lacing. Well balanced aroma and taste; could be a session beer. Overall a very good amber ale; on par with Fat Tire.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bb (8269) - Alamo, California, USA - APR 13, 2010
Draft. Amber beer with an off-white head. Malt aroma. Malt and light hop fl;avor with grainniness. Medium bodied. Malt and light hops linger with grain. Hops mostly light grapefruit. Tired of grainy Oak Creek beers.

1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
daknole (10829) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAR 5, 2010
I am quickly finding out that I am not a fan of this brewery. Copper pour. Overwhelming smell of a new garden hose. Flavor is better than the aroma...by a little. Some honey, light hops, caramel malt and some rubber hose. Damn.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
j12601 (9550) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - JAN 26, 2010
Bottle. Pours a hazy ruby hued amber with a hefty off white head. Cardboard, paper, and grain right up front, some vague hints of hops. Tons of carbonation, sweet malt, more cardboard and grain flavors. Finishes up with a lingering light bitterness but more paper flavors.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dickinsonbeer (5074) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JAN 11, 2010
12 oz bottle shared by Beerbill. Pours a light caramel amber with a thin head. Aroma is bready biscuit malts, caramel malts, toffee, toast, ok light citrus hops. Flavor citrus orange hops, toffee, caramel and crystal malts, toast, light burnt malt or burnt sweet caramel. Smooth finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
nearbeer (4726) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - SEP 6, 2009
12 oz. Clear amber with a lasting head of cream. Mild aroma of caramel. Grain and honey flavors. Light-medium body is smooth.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerbill (3601) - Laurel, New York, USA - JUL 5, 2009
12 oz. bottle courtesy of a trade with Sparky27. Pours a hazy amber with a moderate linen white head that lasted through the first two sips and left spotty lace. The aroma is a bit earthy with some caramel, but without the sweetness. The flavor is again caramel but without the earthiness of the aroma and just a bit sweeter. Mild bitterness at the finish. A bit timid, but otherwise no problems.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rusty (1545) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - JUN 22, 2009
On tap at oak creek. Beer is a nice amber color with a small white head. Aroma is caramel, malt. Flavor is caramel, malt, spices and a touch of sweetness. Finishes sweet.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
scrizzz (2223) - Bothell, Washington, USA - MAY 18, 2009
Clear mild copper, small white head. Stemmy starchy aroma, reminds me of red potatoes. Initially sweet, light caramel, quickly dries out and finishes into fresh wheat bread.


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