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Saranac Adirondack Amber is craft brewed with pure Adirondack water, bottom fermented and fully lagered to carefully balance the sweetness of two-row malt with the delicate bitterness of American Cascade and German Hallertauer hops. Look for a golden amber color and medium body. You’ll discover a distinctive flavorful beer that is deliciously drinkable. Enjoy!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
chinchill (1367) - South Carolina, USA - JAN 15, 2013
12 oz bottle poured in standard pint glass. Clear and attractive copper color with a finger of off-white head. The head soon reduced to a thin coat. Mild roasted malt aroma with detectable hops. T - also mild and mostly malty; taste is similar to a marzen, with little hop presence or bitterness. Some sourness. I liked the nose a little better than the taste. M - thin and slightly watery; carbonation a bit too low. D - lacks complexity, boldness, or distinctiveness. Certainly not bad, but disappointing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DCLawyer (1312) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JAN 1, 2013
Bottle->SA. amber with white head that dissipates quickly. Aroma: malt, grains, straw. Taste: sweet malt,slight bitter finish. Inoffensive but boring.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
BMMillsy (1146) - Florida, USA - DEC 5, 2012
My "craft"experience in college in the middle of nowhere. Ok amber. Nothing to write home about but drinkable I guess. Bit watery. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
maxwelldeux (3068) - Everett, Washington, USA - NOV 2, 2012
Bottle. Pours an amber color with a moderate white head. Little skunky, like a lot of cheap lagers. Slightly bitter malty taste. Bleh.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (1533) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - OCT 15, 2012
Medium dark amber color with a light head covering and blobs of lace. The taste is unpretentious, yet easy drinking. Caramel malt starts things assertively, followed near the finish by mild bitering and carbonation. Not a big deal, but much preffered to the national brands. Easily the best of the Saranacs I have had. Recommended for sessions and warm days.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
yeastlords (1) - Quebec, CANADA - OCT 13, 2012 does not count
It’s an easy little beer, not much going on. Probably a nice beer on a hot summer day. Don’t think, just drink!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
WVBrU (60) - - OCT 2, 2012
Pours amber true to it’s name. Head faded quickly. Smelled of malt and hay. interesting aftertaste. A lot of carbonation.decent but nothing special.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
pete4999 (973) - Buffalo, New York, USA - SEP 30, 2012
Bottle, part of a variety pack. Pours a clear amber. Smells of grain, hay, straw, and tastes similar. Pretty thin, light body.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
b3shine (4413) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 28, 2012
Bottle to pint. Looks decent; a transparent light-copper with white head that dissipates into lacing. Smells and tastes semi-sweet, doughy, and lagerish-skunky with an average mouthfeel. Alright.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sseb69 (1404) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 17, 2012
Bouteille 12 oz. 5.4%. Couleur ambrée. Arôme de malt et céréale fraîches. En bouche, malt, caramel, un peu d’herbe. Très bonne lager ambrée.

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