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RATINGS: 1108   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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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.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BroadestTom (166) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 19, 2015
Aroma bread, cereal, Appearance amber, clear, frothy, Taste light sweetness, lightly bitter, Palate light body, thin feel, average carbonation, Overall not great but not worth missing

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Doofgoblin (431) - Chevy Chase, Washington DC, USA - MAR 11, 2015
Dude. You should definitely check this out. Aroma is lots of stone fruit: peaches, berries and a little citrus to round it out. Think mangosteen. For those of you who’ve never heard of a mangosteen, you know what to do--Google That S#!%. It has a nice sweetness that assimilates the fruity hop flavor. It’s not particularly bitter... so if you want to warm your hop adverse friends up to the joys of hops...try this one...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kkleu357 (561) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 23, 2015
On tap at the ABE airport. It’s pretty good. darker amber body. Light fruity sweet aroma. Taste was similar. More sweet tastes than fruitiness. It’s kind of like a baby Nugget Nectar.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RexTalionis (3023) - FINLAND - FEB 21, 2015
Draught. Darker copper in color with a whitish head. Citrus fruityness behind that caramel malty and sweet tea leafyness in aroma. Malty sweetness with some bitterness in taste. Nice grassy hoppy finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VastActiv (3953) - Oulu, FINLAND - FEB 20, 2015
Tap at Rattle & Hum, New York. Colour is clear orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, floral, caramel, some sweetness and malts.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bennetporter (360) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - FEB 7, 2015
Pours a dark amber from a bottle. Aroma is a slight caramel, citrusy hops. Medium body. Nice bittersweet balance. Good beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drsordr (1547) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - JAN 23, 2015
Bottle pour clear copper with thin white head. Nose caramel malt and some dank hop. Taste similar to nose, more earthy and dank. Then some reasonable bitter mid to late.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bebum (502) - - JAN 18, 2015
Light amber, foamy. Medium body, strong but simple taste, refreshing mouthfeel, long, bitter finish. Very bitter, not well balanced in sweetness by the malt, despite its strong presence in the background. Hoppy but not resiny or citric, creme caramel background. . Good but not my favorite in this style. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
beertholomeus (1189) - California, USA - JAN 14, 2015
Poura amber with white head. Caramel, hop, floral and malt aroma and flavors. Medium body and carbonation. Very crisp. Caramel and floral finish. Slightly oxidized.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hotstuff (4403) - Indiana, USA - DEC 26, 2014
Rated on 03-01-2013 at Troegs B.C. This draft beer has a small beige head with a long retention, copper transparent body, no visible carbonation observed, and a fair amount of lacing. The aroma is citrus hops, light spice and caramel malt. The flavor is lightly bitter, light spice, citrus hops, semi-sweet, and caramel malt. The mouthfeel is smooth and this beer is medium bodied. The hops are upfront in the aroma and flavor of this beer, but not overly so. This beer is very tasty and worth trying.


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