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RATINGS: 756   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   EST. CALORIES: 183   ABV: 6.1%
Prohibition Ale is a boldly hopped amber ale that strikes a perfect balance between caramel maltiness and its aggressive hopping.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Shadallion (534) - Sacramento, California, USA - AUG 28, 2001
Big, big beer. Takes the normally passive amber ale style to a whole new level. The caramel flavors have a burnt, smokey character that is unique and surprisingly addictive. The hops kick in before the malt gets at all cloying, and balance it all out. At first I thought this beer was nothing to their Big Daddy IPA, but this one is starting to REALLY grow on me. Second only to Mac and Jack’s in the amber style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
crzybob77 (530) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - APR 26, 2004
Light amber body, very little head. Smells like a lite lemon beer. Very light lemon hinted flavor that almost tastes watered down. Not too hoppy. A fairly good beer, but nothing special. The label said something about caramel flavors. I didn't notice them at first, but i did after i thought about it on the next sip.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ChiGuy68 (513) - Illinois, USA - JAN 5, 2013
Tasted from a bottle. Pours a unique aroma, beautiful dark amber color, and a large frothy head. I agree with the "caramel maltiness" description. An unusual tasting beer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cellar (508) - Dublin, IRELAND - MAY 9, 2009
Clear amber with nice head. Hoppy aroma of malt, caramel, citrus and spices. Flavour is sweet in beginnig with a bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hidden_Pooch (502) - Stratford, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - MAY 21, 2014
Bottle. I never really drink too many amber ales, but had to try this because of the label and name. It was quite a nice brew. A lot more toffee and caramel taste than I am used to ambers, with nice slick toasty mouth feel. It also had quite a bit of hopping too, a really unique amber.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pjones6738 (500) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 15, 2003
Orange color with not much head. Really strong hop scent. Hmm...I taste hops, and some hops, and let me see...oh yeah, hops! In other words, I think this beer is a wee bit unbalanced. Is a little bit sweeter than I"d expected. Malts start crawling in at the end, but too little, too late in my opinion.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Neorej80 (496) - - NOV 3, 2015
Sweet nutty, caramellike hoppyness and malts. Bittersweet :) nice amver colour and a good slifhtly off-white head. Bsharp on thw tongue and flavours of caramel, vanilla and rasins with a good kick of earthy hops. A bit dry aftertaste with a great balance between sweet and bitter. Really good!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
larryLSB (494) - La Selva Beach, California, USA - MAR 1, 2012
On tap at burger. Poured dark amber with small off white head. Nose was malty and hoppy; taste was on the sweet end. Medium - light bodied overall good brew. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Koskela (490) - Marysville, California, USA - JUN 17, 2012
The smell was really sweet malty fullbodied and hoppy. Has a med amber color and little head ret. The taste was very sweet then bitter had a sharp bitter taste with bitter afteesatse. Light/medium body Too sweet for an ipa by far

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
badhack (484) - San Francisco, California, USA - JAN 21, 2012
Pours amber with a small amount of head. At first I taste the bitterness and citrus of the hops which is followed by a very strong malt flavor and finishes again with the hops and citrus.

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