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Hartford Better Beer Co. Arch Amber Ale


The Hartford Better Beer Company
Brewed at Shipyard Brewing Company
Stafford Springs, Connecticut USA
Style: Amber Ale | Ratings: 24 | Alcohol: -
Arch Amber is a complex infusion of 5 hops, 5 malts and a centuries-old English top-fermenting yeast. A tried-and-true recipe brewed with crisp and clear New England water. Real beer drinkers know that balance is the real challenge of great beer-making, not too much of one hop not too much of any one malt. Balance, complexity and freshness describe the flavors and the spirit behind Hartford’s own Arch Amber. Balanced, complex, traditional and everyday-drinkable. You didn’t ask for your taste-buds or your household finances to be challenged- you just want a fresh, reasonably-priced beer. So do your friends. Arch Amber is the right beer for local better beer drinkers. Arch Amber is a brewer’s better beer recipe for the discerning better brewing local better beer-drinking brewer who is looking for an everyday-drinkable beer.

Contract brewed by Shipyard for the Hartford Better Beer Co. www.hartfordbetterbeer.com

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Aroma is one of beer's most complex features. Aroma is propelled by lively CO2 and dampened by pillowy heads - especially nitrogen foam. Click on a term below to add it to your tasting notes.

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caramel, bread, hay, cereal, chocolate, coffee, nuts, toast, roasty

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resin, floral, grass, spruce, citrus, herbs

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dough, barnyard, cheese, basement aromas, leather, earthy, leaves

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alcohol, banana, bubblegum, butterscotch, clove, cooked vegetables, cough drop, ginger, licorice, raisin, rotten eggs, soy sauce, skunky, smoke, vanilla, woody
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