Brewed by Thornbridge
Style: Amber Ale
Bakewell, England


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RATINGS: 149   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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The Thornbridge Sequoia American Amber Ale has beautiful citrus and pine notes that come from our generous additions of Amarillo, Centennial and Chinook hops. It is smooth and velvety in the mouth with the toasted malts giving it a medium body with hints of roasted hazelnut, toffee and caramel malt flavours. Sequoia, a beautiful beer for all occasions!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jookos (2625) - FINLAND - OCT 13, 2014
Tap@kampela. Darker amber, light hazy. Pines, Nice nutty caramels, green citrus. Lightish, dry bitter body. Hoppy oranges, malty finish. Pretty nice hoppy drink. Easy, lightish, bitter.

-- bb

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (3993) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 11, 2014
Bottle share for Colin’s 40th. Amber copper coloured pour with a lasting stodgy white head. Aroma is pine Hoo, caramel, malts, nutty malt. Flavour is woody pine, earthy nutty malt. Solid earthy piney bitterness. Palate is moderate carbonation. Solid red IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Toomio (247) - Joensuu, FINLAND - OCT 4, 2014
parempaa keskitietä. Red alen väri on kaunis. Hieno vaahto. Aromi vahva. Maku vähän sekava.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sfuen03 (351) - Barcelona, SPAIN - OCT 4, 2014
Honey color, wth off-white creamy and long lasting head. Deep aroma of pine and resin. Light body, medium carbonation. Taste is medium bitter, dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mgajdaczewa (605) - Katowice, POLAND - SEP 22, 2014
W aromacie lekkie muśnięcie czerwonych owoców, słodowo - biszkoptowy z lekkim diacetylem. W smaku łagodne, słodowe, biszkopt z lekką owocową nutą, niska goryczka. Przyjemne, do sączenia w większych ilościach.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
SaintMatty (5536) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - SEP 12, 2014
500ml Bottle - Amber in colour. Pine, peach and toffee in the aroma. Hoppy and tangy taste with peach, apricot, pine and toffee. Nicely balanced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Palme (3591) - Bergen, NORWAY - SEP 11, 2014
0.5l bottle. This is a crystal clear looking one. It’s deep dark golden almost a little bronze I color and it has a nice big lasting off-white head that’s leaving some nice lacings down the sides of the glass. Smells nice also. It’s candy sweet in a way, well hopped with fresh citrus tones, something mildly roasted and a little bit of generic fruit. Quite pleasant to nose and it’s not directly unpleasant to taste either. It’s quite thin and a bit to light IMO in the mouth this, while its above average on the bubbles. Lots of hops here. It needs more body and sweetness and to justify the bitterness. Quite fresh grassy, lots of nice citrus tones in the taste also. Some thin watery caramel and a little bit of fruity flavors in the finish. A bit like melon fruitiness. Yeah, it’s nice to nip at here in the sun. 09.04.2014

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
visionthing (2984) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 3, 2014
On tap at Laundromat, Oslo. Clear amber with a white head. Malty, caramely and slightly fruity aroma with hoppy notes and peaches. Moderate sweet with nice fruity flavours and a pleasant bitterness. Pleasant stuff!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
mile (3131) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 26, 2014
Bottle. Light amber, average to large and mostly lasting head. Moderate, malty and lightly sweetish aroma, light caramel and some tropical fruitiness, some grapefruit - citrus hoppyness. Body is light to medium, malty and lightly sweetish flavor, light caramel and light tropical fruitiness, light - some grapefruit hoppyness. Finish is short to average, malty and lightly sweetish, light tropical fruitiness and some grapefruit - citrus hoppyness. Bit thin amber ale - nice bitterness though.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Psytron (1396) - Turku, FINLAND - AUG 23, 2014
Smell of hops. Amber colour, white head. Aroma of hops, spruce. Mildly bitter. Flat but plentiful carbon.

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