Brewed by Thornbridge
Style: Amber Ale
Bakewell, England


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RATINGS: 167   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Cask: Special.
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 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nihtila (1721) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 27, 2015
23.1.2015. Hazy orange. Aroma of resinous hops, pine. Mild taste of malts, resinous hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (11784) - Odense, DENMARK - MAR 13, 2015
Tap takeover at Christian Firtal. Deep golden with a lasting white head. Aroma of melon and kiwi and other fruity hops. Sweet malty and fruity flavour with biscuit and tropical fruit.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (14641) - Odense, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2015
Tap @ C4 Tap Takeover. Pours amber Golden with a small creamy head. Grains, caramel, a bit of corn. Very herbal. Dry and grassy bitterness. A bit dull and blah!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
fombe89 (618) - Asturias, SPAIN - FEB 6, 2015
Botella.Del @Señor Lúpulo. Despacho de cervezas, Gijón en casa 06/02/2015. Fecha consumo 13/03/15. Color ámbar turbia. Espuma poco persistente. Sabor a caramelo

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
King_Alex_II (624) - SWITZERLAND - FEB 2, 2015
Amber clear color with little foam. Malty smell. The taste is as malty as it is bitter. A bit weird at first, but it is actually quite good, but I wouldn’t call it balanced or well thought through.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ERB92 (509) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 30, 2015
Fruits, malt, citrus and pine in the aroma. Amber with a off-white head. Medium sweet and medium bitter. Medium body with a average to soft carbonation. Slightly dry and bitter in the finish. Overall a nicely refreshing and bitter Amber Ale, a bit watery, but really good for the ABV.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kalervo (853) - FINLAND - JAN 26, 2015
Vapaaherrantiellä 1/2015. Very enjoyable and fresh amber ale. Quite "easy", still interesting.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Marstonlad (576) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 24, 2015
Pours fairly clear amber with a huge frothy head. The aroma is abundantly fruity with American style fresh fruitiness dominating and some sweetish toasty maltiness appearing in the background, delivers a promising first impression. Taste starts light sweet, later hoppier; though bitterness does not rise too much, as is appropriate for this style. Fruitier notes are checked by toasty, nutty maltiness with a touch of caramel; the end result is balanced. The palate is light to medium bodied, slick and average in carbonation. Solid amber ale, not brutally hoppy or richly malty but these kind of ales rarely are.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SinH4 (1067) - SWITZERLAND - JAN 13, 2015
Amber color with medium head. Citrus hops, pine. Refreshing caramel malt, earthy, bitter finish. Refreshing carbonation, light body. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (12398) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 26, 2014
Dark amber colour with a beige head. Aroma is fruit, malt, hop, citrus. Flavour is fruit, malt, hop, caramel, citrus, toffee, pine. Medium body. OK beer.

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