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Brewed by Steamrail Brewing Company
Style: Amber Ale
Hawthorn, East Victoria, Australia

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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 2.62/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.66   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Lucky Amber is a full-bodied powerful Amber Ale with a richness and length, featuring a nutty and toffee flavor. Deep amber to copper colour, this beer provides good mouthfeel and a lingering malt-driven finish.


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2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
TourDeBeer (118) - your mummas pants, - FEB 20, 2013
smokey, caramel aromaís dark amber colouring. minimal head, lightly bitter, salty, taste. A little bland :( light sweetness, full body, mild carbonation, abrupt finish. Average at best


1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
dubbadan (2) - AUSTRALIA - SEP 21, 2014 does not count
Full bodied? Itís thin and watery. I must admit to falling into the crafty trap on my way to a bbq. After having read that steamrail is basically coles homebrand, Iím annoyed that I gave them my money, partly because I feel like Iíve been deceived and partly because the beer is crap.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DeliriumT (361) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - SEP 18, 2014
Aroma of toast and biscuits. Flavour is sweet and bready. Body is thin and watery ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ychvirus (19) - SOUTH KOREA - SEP 16, 2014
Medium carbonic acid gas, medium aroma, good to enjoy lightly. Color is darker than any other pale ales.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
herring (6) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 24, 2014 does not count
All varieties of Steamrail taste exactly the same. Itís just the different colour labels that make you think they are different.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ComradeK (1043) - The Vale of Dundas, AUSTRALIA - MAY 17, 2014
330ml bottle. I consumed it straight from the bottle, so I canít comment on its looks. Citrus hops and toffee malt are the predominant aromas. Floral and lemon hops up front give way to strong toffee malt in the mid-palate, which persists into the finish. This is pretty simple in flavour; not especially bad, but not too exciting either.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
floydian1 (1013) - FNQ, Australia, - JAN 25, 2014
Malty (toffee), sweet and rather thin on the palate with somewhat sticky mouthfeel. Low bitterness. Amber-brown appearance with small off-white head. Sampled from a 330ml bottle purchased First Choice Liquor. No great shakes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
vinhol (284) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 22, 2013
330 mil bottle nice malty aroma deep amber in colour but lacks any taste not real good

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ShaneJ (549) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 25, 2013
Bottle from Liqorland. Clear, dark amber, reasonable head, mild toffee, slightly nutty, low bitterness, thin texture, light body. Average at best.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jdpeebs (687) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUL 5, 2013
330ml bottle- enjoyable, but nothing special................................

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ALLOVATE (2443) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUN 10, 2013
Dense, compact and tight off-white pad atop a radiant, deep, chestnut body. Head holds well and weaves a thick lace. Rather strange aroma of sauteed mushrooms and roasted peanut husks, cinnamon and topsoil. A little thin and watery in the mouth. Malt dominated but lacking in any weighty flavour. Nutty, roasted malts, peanut husks and soft tannins late. Mild hint of marmalade in the finish. Very light bodied and foamy in mouthfeel. Not much here. Easy to quaff but a little boring. At least it looks good in the glass! (33cL, BB 05/04/14, Liquorland Merriwa)


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