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RATINGS: 1616   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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This deep amber ale has rich & roasty malt flavors, a big hoppy character, citrus overtones (courtesy of the hops and our special brewers yeast) and modest alcohol.


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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fatehunter (1076) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - MAR 19, 2013
A finger and half of head on a clear, dark straw colored body. The aroma is a rich malt, which is nice. The taste has a bold bitterness with a strong malt backbone. Straightforward and good. The texture is crisp with moderate carbonation. A good drink.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
CpyNPrnT (217) - Indiana, USA - APR 15, 2014
Very easy drinking, Aroma of some citrus, sugars. Taste is citrus, roasted malt. Alcohol is very masked. Good beer!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
wildbeercat (338) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - APR 1, 2014
355ml bottle into a shaker glass; served cold. Aroma: Crisp, pine hop. A little malt poking through. Appearance: Clear ruby/amber body with a thin off-white cap. Decent lacing. Taste: Nice piney hop. Not too bitter at all. Quite tasty! Palate: Light bodied for sure. A good long finish, though. Ends on citrusy hops. Overall: Underrated. Lower-alcohol, lighter bodied, but doesnít skimp on flavor at all. Great stuff!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gmellison (368) - Colorado, USA - APR 1, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours a dark amber. Aroma is bready, nutty, some brown sugar. Flavor is biscuits, grains, toasty malts. Good beer, lots of flavor and body for the abv.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
wade1point0 (67) - Colorado, USA - APR 1, 2014
In bottle with @gmellison poured brown. Smells earthy like rye to me. Very smooth mouth feel and taste lightly like rye but itís very good

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
S_Side_Smitty (392) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Pours amber-red with a medium off white head. Aroma is pine-like hops and freshly brewed black tea. Taste is a beautiful blend of the above aromas and perfectly balanced. The pine (maybe citrus rind too) hop flavors and black tea-like bitterness arive up front and go all the way to the finish. The malt flavors are so much like tea its crazy. Awesome amber!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lothore (451) - California, USA - MAR 29, 2014
A- Pours a beautiful copper color with a chunky 1.5 finger head that sticks around for a while. This is definitely how an amber ale should look. S- Smell is very malty, caramel, with hints of pine on the back end. T- Taste is very smooth, wheaty, long piney hop notes, caramel, slight floral taste. M- Thin to medium bodied with medium carbonation. D- For a 4.4 percent beer, it gives you a ton of flavor. Great session brew. At the price I think I would rather have one of their other offerings though.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
cafgen (68) - California, USA - MAR 25, 2014
Deep copper color with a small off white head. Aroma is hops, pine, hint of citrus and hint of caramel/malt. Taste is hoppy, hint of citrus and caramel with a nice ending bitterness. A favorite one. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
chucklemation (316) - Pontiac, Michigan, USA - MAR 24, 2014
Pours a transparent copper color with plenty of bubbles and a foamy white head. Has a grassy, pine, aroma. Taste is heavy on the pine, with some citrus and moderate hops. This has the character of an IPA more so than any amber ale I have had, but itís the best amber Iíve had so far. Has a medium body feel with some carbonation. Delicious.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JHeath99 (483) - - MAR 21, 2014
Tap from Lazy Dog. Pours transparent amber with a bit of off white head. Aroma of fruit. Taste of bitterness up front with a nutty hint.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
williamstome (752) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 17, 2014
Deep orange pour, nice brown head.Aroma is burnt, roasty, nutty malts. Flavor is nutty, roasty, with grapefruit, pine and floral hoppiness. Big bite.


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