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RATINGS: 663   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   EST. CALORIES: 183   ABV: 6.1%
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Prohibition Ale is a boldly hopped amber ale that strikes a perfect balance between caramel maltiness and its aggressive hopping.


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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mayday035 (120) - san jose, California, USA - APR 16, 2011
Tap. Pours dark amber/light brown, very little head, but what is there laces nicely. Nose is toast, caramel, and a pine/floral hop note. Tastes much the same, with toasted/caramel sweetness well balanced against a resinous bitter hop note. Well balanced, finishes clean and dry.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tightslice (181) - Redwood City, California, USA - AUG 30, 2014
Slim 30 keg pour at Evernote. Aroma is caramel, burnt sugar, malts, pine tar. Taste is caramel malts, chicory, and hoppy. Some alcohol burn and bitterness on the finish. A little too up and down between malts and hops for me.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Herbicles69 (49) - Parker, Colorado, USA - AUG 27, 2014
Poured from a bottle into a pint glass purchased in Denver, CO. A nice hoppy Amber. I tend to prefer the honey sweet ambers over the hoppy ones but this ain't bad. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yiannnos (857) - , CYPRUS - AUG 13, 2014
On tap. Deep copper colour. Sweet caramel and malt aroma and flavour. A bit sweet

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
miquelcrush (1362) - Granollers, SPAIN - AUG 11, 2014
Bona cervesa, és bastant equilibrada i gustosa. Buena cerveza, es bastante equilibrada y sabrosa.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
closey22 (878) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - AUG 7, 2014
Brown wih reddish hues and lasting rimming tan head; aroma is light with hints of fresh grain; Flava is rich malty hints of chocolate; feels light to medium with decent fizz; finishes dryish yet tangy malty

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
andrewje41 (399) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - JUL 21, 2014
Bottle pour. Pours a dark copper with a foamy head. Sweet caramel malt and a ton of hops on the aroma. Similar flavor, heavy with the caramel malt. Bitter hops, but a smooth transition to a nice sweet caramel finish. This one gets better as it goes. I enjoyed this.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jimthechap (1624) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - JUL 5, 2014
From tap at The Twisted Hop, Woolston. This beer was just everything you want in an amber ale, a style to which I am particularly partial. It was deep ruby amber with a thick white head with a faint greenish tinge. Aromas tended toward classic American hops with spruce, resin and green herbaceousness aplenty, and this was manifest in the flavour which also had a good twist of chlorophyll bitterness. A lengthy finish as you’d expect, and a strong hankering to have another. I was impressed how well this beer had travelled and wonder how much better it could possibly get from the source?

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
omega (688) - NEW ZEALAND - JUL 5, 2014
Quite a robust amber ale that has a good whack of hops built in. A little on the sweet side but I can see why this rates so well.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
drjay44 (2618) - Salida, Colorado, USA - JUL 3, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Bottled 05/30/14. Pours a medium, light beige, well retained head, with some lacing, over a clear light brown (SRM 20) body....nose is light pine, hints of resin,, hints of toffee/caramel, no esters.....taste is slightly sweet to start, with toffee/caramel tones, light cocoa, pine, resin light citrus, no esters, moderate bitter finish, balance to the hops......mouth feel, medium body, slightly sticky, no alcohol, slight astringency, moderate acid finish, light tingle from carbonation. This is a very hoppy Amber, nicely balanced, but would be off putting to the standard Amber drinker. It is another of the craft "style breaker" beers. BJCP 7/3/13/4/6

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mike67 (783) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 9, 2014
On Tap. Pours dark amber with tall, long lasting, fluffy white head and nice lacing. Aroma is of citrusy hops, ripe fruit and caramel malt. Body is full and crisp. Caramel malt, citrusy hops and red berries nicely balanced on the pallet. Finish is long, dry, and bitter. Very tasty brew.


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