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A creamy, flavorful Amber thatís smooth and easy to drink. Drop Top is fermented by an American Ale yeast to produce beer with a clean flavor and fruity aroma. The velvet texture is from the use of Honey malt and a touch of milk sugar. The Magnum bittering hops provide soft bitterness, while Simcoe, a newly developed hop variety, adds unique hop flavor and aroma.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cybercat (3390) - Georgia, USA - JUN 29, 2011
Pours an inviting golden amber with a fairly decent white head. Aroma is more fruity than malty and just slightly sweet with a whisper of hops. Flavor is fruity and malty, subtly sweet and subtly hoppy, very enjoyable. Texture is fairly fizzy and smooth. A good one.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lagunitasfan (1313) - San Diego, California, USA - JUN 24, 2011
Beer #1 on Vegas trip. On tap huge dense white head with light orange amber. Nose is light sweet malt and honey. Taste is smooth sweet. Candy and honey malt.clean clear finish. Nice hot weather beer when served icy cold.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rougeau13 (2017) - Richmond, Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2011
Amber with a weak head. Aroma of caramel with some fruit and hops. Taste is lightly sweet with a minimal hop presence. The body is medium-thin and smooth, but thereís not a whole lot of backbone. Itís pretty good if youíre looking for something really easy drinking.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerbill (3465) - Laurel, New York, USA - JUN 13, 2011
12 oz. bottle. Pours a very hazy amber with a thin off-white head that fades to a scummy film before the second sip and leaves very little lace. The walls of my glass are covered with lots of fat air bubbles. Not a very attractive looking beer. The aroma is weak malt with some leafy hops in the nose as well. The flavor is weak malt with just a bit of caramel and mild hops bitterness at the finish. Underwhelming.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Spelt (231) - East Kingston, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 7, 2011
Pretty average beer. Minimal aroma appreciated. Some carmel malts and noble hops in aroma. Not much malt in the flavor but enough to sustain it. A little to thin and not much distance in the finish. Better than macrobrew but not an exciting option.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BobbyAnalog (334) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 30, 2011
Tastes of salt water taffy, pepper flakes, mild caramel. The hue of the ale is a penny copper. A thin, frothy head paddles around on the surface of the beer. Insanely drinkable when thirsty, but if youíre in the sipping mood this brew has the muscle of a limp armed ballplayer. Hints of buttery lettuce and honey dont quite save this ale from jumping off a precipice of mediocrity.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DocLock (7919) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 18, 2011
12 oz. bottle from Caponeís. The pour is turbid dullish dark straw colored with about half an inch of clingy white head. Nose is malty, with mild honey and hops, some fruitiness. Tastes malty, with fruity apricotty notes, an overall semi-sweet palate, medium heft, not terribly complex. A decent sessionable beer, but not a world beater.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Sammer (1048) - Plano, Texas, USA - MAY 13, 2011
Clean tasting amber ale. One to drink on a summer day by the pool. Not Widmerís best effort, but still very drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
johnnyoski (443) - Macomb, Michigan, USA - MAY 11, 2011
Bottle. Light orange color with a very thin off white head. Sweet aroma with elements of honey, toasted almond and coriander. Despite all that there is a nice toned down bitterness in the initial flavor with the honey sweetness returning in the finish. Sticky texture with good carbonation. Not spectacular but a very easy drinking brew.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mora2000 (5789) - McKinney, Texas, USA - MAY 10, 2011
The beer pours an orange color with a large white head. The aroma is heavy on the biscuit malt with a little bit of grassy hops mixed in. The aroma is fairly faint overall. The flavor is heavy on the biscuit malt with a little bit of toffee mixed in. There is a slight grassyness from the hoppiness, but the beer is mainly about the malt. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.


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