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Harkening back to old world brewing styles, Roscoe’s Hop House uses the highest quality malts and hops to bring forth this smooth, bright-flavored Amber Ale. With a nod to the past, this nicely balanced, true ale is brewed using traditional brewing methods for a unique flavor profile. The password to our best kept secret is found inside the bottle.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
frosty4u (1) - California, USA - OCT 3, 2013 does not count
I see a lot of negative comments on here crime people. I assume they never brew. This is almost a perfect English ale. Very similar to Newcastle, Roscoe’s amber is sweet and euphoric. Although its malty foretaste is reminiscent of a 40 of old E, it still gives the satisfaction of a traditional English ale. Color is spot on and its alcohol content is just right. The light honey taste will have you salivating for more....for $4 a six pack at big lots, its the deal of the century. In my semi-professional opinion, a winner!

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sloshgator (533) - Orlando, Florida, USA - APR 3, 2012
Malty and just a little too sweet. Not much hop character. A decent beer for everyday drinking.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hbmason (1086) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - AUG 21, 2012
12 ounce bottle pour. Thanks jcwattsrugger for this one. Light brown color with a light head. Sweet caramel. Light toffee.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Philym (1003) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - DEC 3, 2013
Appearance: Clear amber with loose ivory head which was quick to disappear. Aroma: Biscuit, mead, floral and slight hay. Taste: Medium sweetness, low bitterness and low/medium sourness. Palate: Thin coarse texture, light body, prickly carbonation, abrupt mead like astringent biscuity finish. Comments: Tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamesie1857 (1578) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 3, 2013
355ml bottle from Morrisons - Nice amber body, lasting white head. Bit of a syrupy texture, and a little bitterness. Not too bad....

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (16775) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 3, 2014
bottle at home...golden amber ... big white head ... soft light dry fruit nose ...soft toffee ... light metalic fruit ... soft fruits ... light bitterness

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jimmay (807) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 11, 2010
12 oz bottle. Pours coppery red, with decent off white head. Ddecently balanced, nothing special.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
isho21 (18) - EL SALVADOR - DEC 30, 2010
Very pleasant and approachable beer, well balanced and not too bitter. With a name like"Hop House" I was expecting big, bold hops and instead found it quite timid in the hops department. Not that it’s a bad thing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dalekliz (891) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 8, 2012
Bottle. Pours a clear amber with a small white head. Aroma is sweet with a hint of bitterness, of malt, honey, and citrus hops. Taste is sweet and crisp, of malt, candied citrus, hops, and lots of honey. Lingering light sweetness. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Elwood (3336) - Leesburg, Virginia, USA - JUN 17, 2013
Serving: 12 oz. bottle from the Safeway in Leesburg. It pours a nice amber color with a small white head. The nose is light with a touch of bread and caramel. The flavor is on the sweet side with some malt, bread, and honey notes. Not really anything in the way of balancing bitterness. Medium bodied with average carbonation and a sweet finish. Not remarkable in any way.

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