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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.63/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51/5   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 188   ABV: 6.25%
Donít be fooled by Daylight Amberís 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.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
thetmaxx (830) - West Sacramento, California, USA - FEB 4, 2012
On tap in the tasting room. Aroma is malt and hoppy. Well balanced flavor also, the bitterness and malt work well together. One of the best Ambers Iíve had! Nice head and lacing. Slightly hazy, but pretty clear Amber color. Palate is medium body and finished thick, oily and dry.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
garrettnjay (20) - - JUN 19, 2015
Nice dark color, tight foam head, like a bed pillow. So many wonderful subtleties in this one: coffee, caramel, light smoke. Well-balanced. A wonderful beer for a hot day, or a late fall afternoon. Tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlackEyePA (573) - USA - FEB 25, 2012
Man I really liked this one. Great mouthfeel and brown amber malt. Loved it. This one is well balanced and so good. Wanted more.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bnoel09 (515) - Elk Grove, California, USA - JUN 25, 2012
On tap at the brewery. Dark reddish amber pour. Aroma has some bready and caramel malt notes with some floral hops. Flavor matches the aroma well - good malty start with some nice hoppiness towards the finish. Solid amber.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
GenDV138 (4093) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JAN 28, 2014
Bottle (Bottled 10/16/2013) poured into a tulip. Pours a dark amber color with a half inch off-white head that fades quickly. Light lacing. Aromas of spices, toast, grapefruit citrus, tropical fruit. Tasting notes of grapefruit citrus, caramel, malts, bitter hops, light toast, a bit of pine/resin. Malt forward beer, medium-light body with a semi-dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
marcus (7990) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dodgrblu (691) - Sacramento, California, USA - JAN 21, 2013
5 ounce sampler at Flaming Grill Cafe; the commercial deScription is spot on. Thin, replenishing head, good effervescence. But for the ABV, very sessionable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fatehunter (1816) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - MAY 5, 2013
Poured a finger of head on a clear, but dark amber colored body. The aroma is a strong lemon and orange smell blend. Pretty good. The taste is moderately bitter moving to a sharp bitter finish. There is a burnt malt note at the very end too, which makes for an interesting finish. The texture is soft and bubbly with moderate carbonation. I like it, itís a bit different that most amber ales.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
beertholomeus (1359) - California, USA - JUL 2, 2015
Pours an amber color with a white head. Caramel, toffee, toast, biscuit, earth and light hop aroma and flavors. Medium body and carbonation with a caramel and earthy hop finish. Smooth.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
joeneugs (4585) - Livermore, California, USA - FEB 13, 2013
On draft at the 2013 SF beer week opening celebration. It pours a clear amber color with an off white head. the aroma is mildly dark fruity with some rye and a good piney hop balance. The flavor is clean and dry with spicy malt and hops. Strong flavor, very nice.

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