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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.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
djd07 (3481) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUL 11, 2013
Bottle as shown. Pours a cloudy gold with small off white head. The aroma is stron floral hop and caramel. Thin mouthfeel with sweet hop and light bitterness in the finish. Easy to drink, very good.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ed5388 (2054) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - JUL 1, 2013
12oz bottle. Pours a hazy dark amber color with a small off white head. Nice citrus aroma of orange and grapefruit, with hints of wheat and honey. Taste of orange, grapefruit, pale malt, and lots of honey.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Mibsy (10) - - JUN 30, 2013
Hop Amber ale is one of my favorites, especially for a hopper red ale. Troegs puts out a number of quality products and this is up there near the top of my list for their beers. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
tschof (57) - - JUN 23, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 24, 2013 Bottle into pint glass.Extra cold. Great flavor and smooth. Cold run on this one for a few months as it is very enjoyable. My second favorite troeg behind nugget nectar.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
snoworsummer (2085) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUN 15, 2013
Bottle. Pours dark amber. Aroma has plenty of dark fruit, floral hops, caramel and cereal malts, and light toast. Nice flavor of sweet malts, dark fruit, and hops.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sammer (1031) - Plano, Texas, USA - JUN 13, 2013
Bottle. Taste is bitter citrus, summer wheat, pine cones and gentle booze. Decent.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johnnnniee (2293) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 8, 2013
On tap at ACBF 6/1/2013 Dry hopped with cascade and server out of a cask. Deep amber/copper color. lots of spice and citrus aroma. Light bready flavor with caramel and toffee and lots of old school citrus. Nice beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beerluva (14) - Monroe, Connecticut, USA - MAY 14, 2013
floral aromas dominate this copper colored amber ale. lacing is good but doesn’t linger, head is minimal. initial sweet maltiness is followed up by the floral hops which give it a nice light bitterness which doesn’t linger. I think its a great beer for ipa lovers who maybe want to enjoy another style and still feel a little bit of an ipa’s bitterness.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerGolem (665) - Quebec, CANADA - MAY 10, 2013
Bouteille 330 ml. Achetée au Half Time (Poughkeepsie). Robe ambrée et collet beige. Au nez, un bouquet fortement houblonnée. En bouche, l’amertume du houblon est bien tempérée par le malt caramélisé. Sans aucune doute l’une des meilleures Amber ales que j’ai bues jusqu’à maintenant.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sonnycheeba (3501) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 9, 2013
Bottle from sampler pack. This was my favorite of the four styles. Pours a nice, dark amber. Aroma has plenty of dark fruit, floral hops, caramel and cereal malts, and light toast. Flavor was great; sweet malts and dark fruit esters expected from an amber, but the nice addition of hops sets it apart.


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