Brewed by Whistler Brewing Company
Style: Amber Ale
Whistler, Canada


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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.8/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Like our winged friends on the mountain,this ale is full of personality, withjust theright amount of hop! Warm copper colour. A well rounded mouthfeel with subtle bittering. A perfectly balanced brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tdubs92 (62) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 4, 2015
Great amber-brown with a medium beige head that slowly dissipates into a thin ring. Aromas of malt, nut, dried fruit, hop and toffee. Absolutely wonderful sweet and bitter blend with a smooth palate. One of my favorites

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lagerboy (1933) - British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 20, 2011
Clear redddish brown with mimimal head. Piney hop aroma and taste, backed by light roasty malts with a touch of caramel and some earth. Light bodied, soft carbs, with a slightly bitter finish. Enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (7330) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - AUG 15, 2016
Whistler, BC - on tap at Whistler Brewing. Sparkling, medium copper pour, soft of-white head. Aroma has some nutty accents, a hint of cola, some cherry accents. Flavor has some light citrus bitter notes, some nuttiness, a bit of cherry fruity sweetness. ice lactic notes, a touch of licorice. Flavor has some delectable tobacco notes, some chocolate goodness, a hint of licorice in the back end. Thick enough mouthfeel. Rating #27 of 2016 vacation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichardGretton (4639) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 23, 2012
Can on Rocky Mountaineer Train, Canada. Vibrant bronze coloured beer with a light head. The aroma is lightly malty and roasted, and the flavour is gently malty and roasted with some caramelness. Overall a pleasant mildly roasted and malty beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25327) - Vasa, FINLAND - JAN 2, 2015
Bottled@wPBFIII. Amber colour, small off-white head. Aroma is fruity, floral, some wooden and mild herbal notes. Flavour is fruity, floral, some nectary notes as well as some slight toffeeish and sweet whisky barrel notes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mbgrayson (719) - Anaconda, Montana, USA - AUG 17, 2011
Pint at Boston Pizza in Whistler. Pours a clear brownish amber, with a tannish head. Aroma is sweet and malty, taste is slightly sweet and smooth. Overall a good brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
solidfunk (7614) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAY 13, 2013
Decently balanced actually. Has some hoppy pale ale feel with some oak. Pours red with some lacing. Finishes of bitter alcohol. Texture a little watery. Pint at the Metropole.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
DeanF (2348) - Alberta, CANADA - AUG 19, 2011
"A perfectly balanced brew"? Well, that’s a challenge if I ever did heard one. It pours with a very nice foamy head and a decent dark-copper body, so it certainly looks good. The aroma is reminiscent of a darker Belgian lager - fine, good, but not great. The flavour is darker malts and a hint of sugar, boosted by carbonation and a bit of alcohol to a moderately wet finish. It’s all right, certainly, and worth seeking out if you’re nearby, but does not rise very far above its competition (increasing everyday in B.C.’s crowded microbrew world).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Radek Kliber (7165) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - DEC 11, 2011
Bottle 330 ml
Aroma: gentle barrel smoke , malts, hint of caramel, soft candy fruity behind.7+
Appearance: clear amber with thin tanned rocky fizzy top. 2+
Body , Flavour , Palate and Final Notes: medium full bodied. Plenty of caramel and candy sugars yet somehow not cloyingly sweet. Raspberry fruit behind , amber malts, smoked toffee. Mineral watery walls. Clean easy ale with good crispness. Hint of paired hop behind.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Wanja (771) - GERMANY - SEP 17, 2012
Nice dark golden clear color. Good Ale taste, very refreshing und fruity. U like it....

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