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RATINGS: 74   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.8   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Dark red in color, medium body with a nice hop balance. Our strongest ale, very clean tasting with complex malt character. A west coast adaptation of a traditional amber ale.


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3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DandyWolfFloyd (641) - Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 22, 2010
Aroma has a mild faint nuttiness, with a slight twinge of spicy hop, a little sweet malt. A dark burnt orange color with an initially fluffy white head that dies out to a thin collar. A nice nutty flavor is prominent with a little bit of hops. The only thing that throws this off from being a 5 is the somewhat soapy aftertaste, otherwise its very velvety smooth, with a very mild afterbite.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
shigadeyo (3287) - Harrison, Ohio, USA - JUN 20, 2015
Amber color, fairly generic... grainy, light malt, faint citrus hops. This beer is my least favorite of the Steamworks I’ve tried and seems like a missed opportunity or one made for the masses that don’t really want craft beer...

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Slipstream (2229) - USA - MAY 24, 2015
This is an attractive, malty ale that is fresh and lager like. I was expecting a bit more hop action. On draft at the brewpub.

2.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 6/20
Westchesterco (1389) - mclean, Virginia, USA - JUL 20, 2013
On tap at the brew pub it is a reddish amber colt with a slight head. Begets is no distinct aroma or taste. Just a simple beer that does not resonate on the palate.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Iphonephan (4446) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JUL 20, 2013
On draft at the brewpub in Durango CO. Pours a clear bet with an off white head. Light malty nose. Not much in the flavor department.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ads135 (3357) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - AUG 15, 2012
I usually like reds, but this one is a bit bland and uninteresting to me. Some breadiness, a bit of sweet caramel, almost no hop zing. The color is great. Bought at the brewery with Josh N., Josh W., and Nick on our way back from ASEH in Phoenix.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Capa (2307) - Kitsap, Washington, USA - AUG 16, 2011
Deep amber with a tan head. Aroma is malty, light fruits, light floral, toasted malt. Medium, slippery body. Flavor is malty, biscuity, toasted, light fruits. A bit boring. Still, not so bad.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - DEC 24, 2010
Bottle. Pours an amber body with a tan head. Lame malty and slightly woody aroma, light hop tones. Biscuit and malt bill, a light wood and hint of cherry/ caramel. Eh so so.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bhensonb (12454) - Woodland, California, USA - FEB 26, 2010
Bomber from ericandersnavy, who never ceases to acquire and share beer from the heart of America. And even beyond. Pours copper with a decent foamy off-white head. Smells malty and lightly spicey. About medium body with mild carbonation. Flavor is malty and something like fresh peach with lightly spicey aspects. Thins a bit with time, but the flavor goes on. Very drinkable beer.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Mora2000 (5931) - McKinney, Texas, USA - FEB 21, 2010
Pours a medium-dark red with a white head. The aroma is very malty, but nothing really stands out. The flavor is biscuity and caramel malt with some light hop flavor, mainly pine and citrus. Still, this is a very malt forward beer. There is very little to no hop bitterness. Medium mouthfeel and low carbonation.


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