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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.65/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57/5   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 188   ABV: 6.25%
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Don’t be fooled by Daylight Amber’s easy going name. It is a bit more aggressive than the name implies. Daylight Amber has the upfront bitterness of an IPA, but that bitterness fades into a malt body influenced by caramel and toasted flavors, which are more typical of an Amber Ale. Too firmly hopped to be a pure Amber and too malty to be a considered an IPA, Daylight Amber represents the best of both worlds.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (22692) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 11, 2013
Draft @ SF Beer Week Opening Celebration 2013, Concourse Exhibition Center, San Francisco, CA. Pours an amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy weak piney caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel hoppy flavor with piney hints. Has a fruity malty caramel finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brokensail (15754) - Dublin, California, USA - MAY 7, 2015
On tap @ Track 7. Rich amber colored beer with an off-white head. Sweet caramel dominates the nose. Some bread, toast, and floral hops. A hint of burnt sugar. There’s a nice sweetness to the flavor, but not a whole lot of balance/bitterness. Needs a bit more hop character. Some grass and citrus, at least. Okay.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (13982) - Woodland, California, USA - FEB 25, 2012
Tap at Sacramento Brewers Showcase. Pours brown with a beige smear. Aroma is mild brown sugar. Med minus body. Flavor is brown sugar with some overpowering bitter. Sharp and clean.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ratman197 (13084) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - DEC 24, 2015
Bomber poured a clear orange amber with a lasting amber head. Aromas of caramel, grapefruit, light pine and a hint of earthiness. Palate was light bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of caramel, grapefruit, pine and light earthiness with a smooth dry lingering bitter finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (12049) - Escondido, California, USA - SEP 9, 2012
Tap. Pours hazy amber with a small, frothy off-white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is toast, biscuit and caramel malt with light spicy and earthy hops, and light fruity esters. Flavor is malt dominant with medium hops and bitterness, light fruity esters and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (9940) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 16, 2014
"Nice Irish red/American red hybrid. Nutty & malty with caramel and chocolate, but with ample citrusy hops to provide a pretty nice balance and complexity."

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (9548) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - FEB 14, 2016
On tap at the brewery. Pours a clear orange to brown amber with a thin white head. Soft malt on the nose, a bit of dusty citrus, a touch of spice. Medium bodied, orange and toast, malt and a hint of sweetness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
olio (9204) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 23, 2016
65 cl bottle. Bottled on 18.01.2016.
Pours clear copper color with a large head. Hops and herbal notes on the aroma, pine and resin. Flavor is sweet pineapple and peach, some orange, resinous hops and subtle caramel. Bitter palate. Decent.
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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
marcus (9012) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAR 1, 2012
On tap at Pangaea, Sacramento. Pours amber with a nice beige head and a bready aroma. There is a hearty raspy red malt flavor and a slightly bitter finish. An excellent session beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bb (8506) - Alamo, California, USA - JAN 18, 2015
Bottle. Copper beer with a cream head. Grapefruit and light vanilla aroma. Toasted malt and light caramel flavor with light grapefruit. Medium bodied. Grapefruit and pine linger with toasted malt and light caramel.


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