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RATINGS: 1140   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Troegs HopBack Amber gets its unique name and taste from the HopBack Vessel in our brewhouse. Packed full of whole flower hops, each batch circulates through the vessel, creating a fresh hoppy aroma, spicy taste and rich caramel note that defines this signature amber ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
axl (578) - Lund, SWEDEN - JUL 4, 2016
355ml bottle. Amber with one finger off white head. Aroma is caramel, orange, zesty grapefruit and citrus. Similar taste with initial caramel sweetness followed by orange and citrus and ending in bitter citrus. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
koleminer20 (2595) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - JUN 12, 2016
Flight shared with ebone1988 at the brewery. The pour is a pale golden orange with a thin ring of gray head and a couple spots of lace. The aroma smells like a cat got wet and is air drying. It’s musty, dusty, and not good. There is a sweet maltiness just going on in the background that i don’t care for. The flavor is also not good. There is a nerds candy flavor as if it were mixed with water. There is a light malt and it’s pretty basic otherwise. It’s a bit disappointing. The mouth feel is weird. It’s thicker, but watery at the same time. The carbonation is light and allows it to fall right off the tongue. The aftertaste is lingering malt and candy sweetness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ebone1988 (1426) - Dearborn, Michigan, USA - JUN 12, 2016
Flight shared with koleminer20 at Tröegs. Aroma is malty, caramel, earthy hops, pine. Appearance is amber, clear, light tan head. Taste is caramel malt, earthy hops, toffee, spice, pine, bitter. Mouthfeel is light to medium body, light carbonation, caramel malt aftertaste. Overall, this is a real weird amber.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
sfeliciano (3) - - MAY 22, 2016 does not count
Taste is sweet yet bitter. Aroma of caramel, floral hops, and citrus. Nice amber ale. Somewhat hoppy. Enjoyed it overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hman43 (1200) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - MAY 19, 2016
It pours amber with a slightly off white head. There are aromas of fruit, plums, bad roasted elements. It has falvors of plums, roasted malts, fruit, and floral hops. It has a moderate feel that is the lighter side of moderate. It has a bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chinchill (4338) - South Carolina, USA - MAY 11, 2016
12 oz bottle into a lager glass. Clear, deep amber body with a moderate amount of visible carbonation. Excellent, bone-colored, foamy head. Lots of hops in the nose but these are more subdued in the flavor where they are also dominated by sweet and medium roasted grains. Lightly bitter. Medium body and carbonation. Overall: A well-crafted, hoppy amber ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hawanna (3078) - Freising, GERMANY - APR 10, 2016
0,355 l bottle from Biervana caramel, citrus, herbs, floral, amber, clear, frothy, white foam, medium sweetness, medium bitterness, medium body, oily feel, soft carbonation,

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
stephen57 (24) - Midlothian, Virginia, USA - APR 3, 2016
Bought @ Kroger-SwiftCreek Midlothian,Va 4/1/16 Nicely balanced Hops Vs. Malt Great Amber color LOTS of carbonation Loads of flavor in this beer! I consider this better than their Nugget Nectar! Great session ale which will sneak up on you being 6 per cent! Refreshing mouthfeel Wonderful beer anytime! ENJOY!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RRistow12 (725) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - MAR 23, 2016
Tasted from bottle. Pours a nice dark amber with off white head. Aroma is sweet caramel, pine, floral notes. Taste is moderately sweet with a nice mild bitterness. Flavors of caramel, toffee, a little bit of nuts, earthy notes, pine. Very well done amber. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zoucrew102 (1422) - - MAR 19, 2016
Bottle, thanks Christina! Rich caramel malt aroma with some citrus and and a touch of piney hops. Pours amber colored with a thin tan head with some retention and good lacing. Starts with with caramel malt and toffee sweetness as well as a bit of breadiness. Finishes dry, but not overly so with grapefruit citrus hop flavor with a bit of pine hop bitterness. A little bitter on the finish, but a very nice amber overall.

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