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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
An exclusive Alehouse offering, this full-flavored amber ale has a smooth, malty-sweet aroma and a steady hop balance. Unfiltered.

Malts:
2-Row Pale Barley, Caramel, Chocolate

Hops:
Nugget, Willamette


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Frahmo (316) - Idaho, USA - NOV 27, 2013
Poured a dark hazy amber. Almost yeasty aroma. Mild flavors of malt, citrus and hops. Not a good mix, funky aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
snoworsummer (2292) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 4, 2013
Draft at the Oakland Brewhouse. Pours cloudy medium brown with a fizzy white head. Tastes smooth and malty. Slightly sweet, with a little citrus. Low/medium body and carbonation. Smells malty and bready.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rocketman2013 (108) - Texas, USA - AUG 3, 2013
Aroma was sweet and hoppy. Nice amber color but cloudy. Taste was malty. Medium body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
spjensen (95) - Davis, California, USA - JUL 18, 2013
On tap at Pyramid Alehouse in Berkeley. Pours a dark amber. Malty, roasted mouthful with a slifhg hitter aftertaste.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Wanja (632) - GERMANY - JAN 31, 2013
On tap at Pyramid Alehouse, Seattle. Nice light brown Amber Ale...

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris (4719) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 7, 2012
Draft - Mild roasted malt nose with a touch of spice. Cloudy amber with very rich head. In the days where more is more the simplicity of this beer is nice. Malty and nutty with no hops or bitterness. A bit too light on body but a nice example of an amber.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
nickd717 (3562) - San Francisco, California, USA - DEC 26, 2011
Tap at Pyramid Taproom at Oakland Airport. Cloudy pale amber in color with a one finger cream-colored head. Faint aroma of caramel, nuts, and English yeast. The flavor is actually a bit yeasty, oddly enough. Sweet and malty with just a tiny bit of hop bitterness. Medium-bodied with average carbonation. The epitome of mediocrity, more or less.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hellbilly (3249) - scottsdale über alles, Arizona, USA - JUL 22, 2011
on tap at papago 8/26/10. hazy red tinted amber with a white head. odd smell of spent matches??? mixed with caramel malt and roastiness. it tastes like smoke, wood, sweet malt and nutty caramel. rich medium body but crisp. smoky? 5/4/3/12/2.9

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bb (6861) - Alamo, California, USA - MAY 3, 2011
Draft. Slightly hazy amber-brown with a cream colored head. Toasty malt aroma with light burnt malt. Toasty malt flavor with light earthiness. Medium bodied. Toasty malt lingers with light earth.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gnoff (7954) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - APR 27, 2011
Draught as a 5 oz sampler at Pyramid in Sacramento, CA, on April 23, 2011
As "Alehouse Amber Ale"
Shady amber color, off-white head. Sweet, hoppy, malty, somewhat roasted taste. Moussy mouthfeel. A bit roasted aftertaste with hints of coffee, turns more fruity in the end. Medium bitterness. Fruity but also somewhat stale scent with sewage hints.


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