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A well balanced, full flavored, amber ale. It has a rich, malty body with a pleasant caramel character derived from a specialty Caravienne malt. A complex hop aroma, with a hint of floral and citrus comes from a combination of Cascades and Liberty hops. It has a rich, creamy head with a fine lace. The light fruitiness, characteristic of ales, is derived from a proprietary yeast strain. Saint Arnold Amber Ale is best consumed at 50 - 55į Fahrenheit.


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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ttoadee (642) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAR 19, 2013
Thin orange, minimal head. Nose is light amber roasted grain. Sweet on the tongue. Middle is orange sherbert and malt. Finish is sweet, maybe a touch too sweet.

3.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
thedm (4935) - Fort Wayne, USA - FEB 18, 2013
This draft brew from the brewery poured a medium sized head of white colored bubbles that were long lasting and left behind a softly carbonated transparent light orange colored body and a good lacing. The mild aroma was malty. The mouth feel was tingly at the start with a mellow finish. The flavor contained notes of mild wheat sweet honey hops and malt. A decent one that I would consider drinking again.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
JakeSparks (124) - Alvin, Texas, USA - JAN 21, 2013
a class act beer! the first texan beer i had that i was shocked at. sweet flavor and just a good all around brew. tastes the same since the first time i had it

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
phaleslu (6411) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 13, 2012
12 oz. bottle. Consumed straight from the bottle. Showed a surprising amount of hop character; citrusy and floral. Notes of pale and sweet malts, faint spice, and a little snap of grassiness. Light-bodied, with medium carbonation. Crisp and light and refreshing. Works as a summer beer probably. Pretty basic ale.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Berbatov (18) - Texas, USA - DEC 4, 2012
one of first craft beers i had in texas. caramel and light resin. love this stuff on cask too.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hbchristian (3) - Kerrville, Texas, USA - NOV 24, 2012 does not count
Pours out a soft, pale light almost more golden than it does amber. Itís not the rich almost copper color that some Amber or Irish Red Ales can be. Nice bright white head on top that stays throughout the course of the beer. Defiantly getting that pale malt build on the nose with almost no hop aroma mixed in. The maltiness come out even more on the tongue with just a slight bitterness on the finish. I was a bit disappointed as I would have loved to see the hops come out a little bit more on this beer, but overall, a solid amber that would go well with a burger, steak, pork, BBQ....pretty any much red meat you can think of. I think this would be a good intro beer to non craft beer drinkers, but at the same time, I donít think it will insult the palate of the seasoned craft beer drinker.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Robbievegas (230) - Las vegas, Nevada, USA - OCT 5, 2012
Tried this beer on tap at Twin Peaks in Houston, TX. An amber ale with a slightly sweet malty flavor; light caramel notes with floral and citrus notes from the hops. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Treebs (872) - , Illinois, USA - OCT 4, 2012
Thanks for the extra Brad! Poured from a 12oz. bottle into a Founderís snifter. A: Pours a clear solid orange color with a little off white head that quickly recedes into a slight bubbly film. Iím very surprised how light colored the brew is as I was expecting a darker color. S: Big cracker malts right off the nose, this is the maltiest amber ale Iíve ever smelled. Slight caramel sugars come off as well with a light fruity note. T: A little hoppy forefront with a very big malt middle. A mix of bread dough and light cracker. There are also some semi-sweet fruity esters in the mix as well. M: Medium to light bodied with a semi-crisp mouthfeel. Leaves a nice little bitterness on the palate, but itís short lived. O: The was a very malty amber ale, but it was still a pretty good. Refreshing, just like the other SA brews. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 08-03-2011

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerFunGuy (632) - California, USA - JUL 20, 2012
A good amber but not the best. I found it a little on the boring side. If you're looking for a beer to drink for your 5.5 hour delay at the Houston airport go for it. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
freddyfranco (12) - Texas, USA - JUN 17, 2012
Amber ale looks good and the taste itís OK not the best but it is also cheap ............


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