RateBeer
overall
46
59
style
Brewed by Brasseurs RJ
Style: Amber Ale
Montreal, Canada

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 79   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This 100% barley malt beer is blended with roasted malts and hops to five it a spicy, crisp taste. Bottle refermentation imparts a yeast enriched flavour. Not to be confused with the different Ambree served at the Cheval Blanc brewpub.

Formerly known as Cheval Blanc Ambrée and then as Spéciale Ambrée. Recently changed to RJ No.926.


2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
DougShoemaker (3147) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 22, 2004
Malt and fruit aromas, cloudy amber, and a small toffee head. Cider- like, thin bodied, fair. Thanks joey_capps.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
OKBeer (1168) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - JUN 15, 2004
Hazy light amber colour with a thin and mostly diminishing off-white head. Caramel, toffee, orange, lemon, and earthy aroma. Light acidity, moderate toffee, and light yeasty flavours, with a dry almond and possibly woody bitter finish. Light to medium body, creamy yet prickly mouthfeel.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
tiggmtl (4548) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 28, 2004
Malty, biscuity aroma, a touch phenolic but nice - almost like a scotch ale aroma. Copper coloured with white head that recedes to cover. Good carbonation. Malty, mildly spicy and yeasty flavour. Medium body with lively mouthfeel. Very drinkable though not exceptional. Bottle.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Eructoblaster (2850) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 24, 2004
Very nice chestnut cloudy body topped with an honest beige head. Spicy nose with hints of citrus and herbs. The taste, dominated by spices and malt, also bears some hoppiness that gets more present in the final. I am pleasantly surprised by that one!

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jercraigs (7324) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 6, 2003
Pours a hazy dark amber. Aroma is yeasty with citrusy notes. A dry finish after sweet malt and yeast in the flavour.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kåstå (1273) - Mol, BELGIUM - SEP 5, 2003
Amber coloured with a small light brown head. Weak malty aroma. A simple but rather nice malty taste.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Rastacouere (6107) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 12, 2003
UPDATED: APR 11, 2004 Copper robe, malt and caramel bouquet. It's dry and short in mouth. Without being agressive, the roasted flavor from that beer is not appealing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
austinpowers (2826) - New York, New York, USA - MAY 27, 2003
Mild and brown in color. I thought this was more of a brown ale due to its lack of bitterness. Not even enough hops to be an English-style brown ale, IMHO. Nice chocolate malt flavor pervades throughout!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CapFlu (4350) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 25, 2003
(Bottle) Pours a thin, almond head and a beautiful cloudy copper body. Nose of citrus and malt. Flavours of caramel, malt, citrus and yeast. Finishes bitter and dry. Very good amber ale.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
radiomgb (2143) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 2, 2003
Light hay in colour. Aroma is citrusy, yeasty. Flavour is yeasty, citrusy, a little nutty. Finishes slighty hoppy, bitter then dry.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2 3 4 5 6  7  8


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50