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RATINGS: 135   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Our flagship beer is 5.5% alc. Deep amber in color, and slightly cloudy, this beer is remarkably smooth. We "dry-hop" this ale in the conditioning tank meaning fresh hops are added after fermentation to steep and add a subtle fruity nose. The yeast for this beer was custom created and cultured for us by a lab in Oregon, insuring a one-of-a-kind experience found in no other micro.


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3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
prosqtor (408) - Appleton, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 2, 2008
This is a good amber. From the tap at the Hammond Hotel in Hammond, WI. Very sessionable, very good accompaniment to good food and good times.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla (6713) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - OCT 20, 2014
On tap. Pours a clear amber with a light tan head that lasts through the beer and laces. Aroma has lots of sweet grains with a touch of grass and citrus underlying. Flavor is more of a combination of grass and earthy/sweet grains with a touch of citrus backing.

1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
outlawskies (961) - - OCT 12, 2014
Julie is glad she did not have this one. For an amber. It is too hoppy very watered down Julie gives a 2 ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Braudog (5832) - Glenville, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 1, 2014
Draft at the Bulldog in MSP. A dark amber, purely American look with a sudsy type. This is an altogether malty beer with a rich, kinda sugary kick. (#5668, 8/28/2014)

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MaltOne (221) - Wisconsin, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Pours light chestnut amber with pale brief head; cloudy is not quite the word - this had small visible particles suspended throughout. Aroma slightly sweet, floral, yeast, and a hint of tropical fruit. Flavor starts slightly malty, a moment of hops, everything starts to recede, then finishing bloom of hops. Palate is a bit creamy, but mostly crisp an clean. Nice amber.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
boozedude (1851) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - AUG 13, 2014
Bottle shared with hakes at club dub.. pourz clear orange with white head.. not a huge amber fan but yhis is pretty ok stuff.. nice bitter malts and clean finish

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (2084) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JUL 18, 2014
bottle @ John’s Grocery / Iowa City IA --- Hazy medium amber with a 1/2" beige head, splotches of lace. Taste is malt with light toast and yeast. It moves cleanly to a lightly bittered finish. Their flagship beer is serviceable, but not particularly notable.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wlajwl (3926) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - JUL 15, 2014
Aroma is citrus, malts and fruit. The flavor is fruit/fruit, citrus, malts, mild hop resin and a long and dry/slightly bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmohno (1102) - Iowa, USA - JUL 2, 2014
Light amber. Light head. Fairly clear with some floaties. Nice aroma balance of malts and hops. Caramel,fruits,hints of chocolate,toffee/cookie. Pretty nice. Taste has some mild toffee,some fruit. some hops. Everything seems to meld nicely in this. As a whole this is a really nice amber. I like this I probably would get a whole sixer of it. For its abv its deceiving, it starts out like it might be lighter but its full of good flavor and body.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
fidelis83 (1975) - Clinton, Iowa, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Hazy amber pour with a 1 finger, creamy to soapy beige head. Aroma is weird, like Hawaiian Punch and apple juice sweetened with Crystal malts. Flavor is toast, lots of berry and apple fruitiness, intact citrus fruit, spicy and acidic hops, a little caramel, floury wheat and a light nutty note. Light to medium body with a slightly astringent feel and medium carbonation. Decent.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
horshak33 (2) - USA - JUN 20, 2014 does not count
Not so big on the Fruity hint- more wheat taste than I am interested in. Cloudy look reinforces the feel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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