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RATINGS: 809   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.69/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.41%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Subtlety. That's what makes our Avalanche amber ale such a treat. We blend pale and caramel malts -- and just a kiss of bittering hops -- to create a refreshing-but-flavorful, any-time beer. Aromas of pale grains, a semi-sweet middle and a clean-as-Colorado-snow finish make this our best-selling beer.

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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
andrewje41 (3472) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - SEP 23, 2015
Draft pour at the field location. Rating from notes. Pours a clear copper color with a foam head. Spice, malty aroma. Sweet caramel, and a light bready feature. Maybe a little nutty. Smooth and rich. Decent amber.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
kevinator (2150) - The Colony, Texas, USA - SEP 23, 2015
No real aroma. Average amber color. Palate was too light and watery. Carbonation was fine. Flavors were muted with a mild malt tartness and hop bitterness. At one time this might have been something but has since been passed up.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tricyclist (1125) - Florida, USA - SEP 2, 2015
Pint-size poor, medium amber with an off-white head. Nose is predominantly malt forward, caramel notes, With dry biscuit qualities, and some Citrus notes. Also a little peppery on the nose with a little bit of zest. Flavor follows fairly smoothly with mild spice notes of hops and pepper. and a somewhat clean caramel malt quality. While it is fairly drinkable and it is seemingly proper to style it is not that interesting. I dont love it but it is a moderately enjoyable amber ale. 16052015

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
ozzy70 (1005) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - AUG 7, 2015
12 oz. bottle at Waynes World Bar and Grill. Amber colored pour with white head. Taste, malty and nutty. Good beer.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Concealer (1230) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 19, 2015
Tap. Clear amber with a frothy, off white head that lasts. Aromas of toasted malt, caramel, biscuit and light spice. Flavor is the same. Medium bodied, crisp with a dry end.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wxman (1785) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - JUL 16, 2015
Pours a clear pale amber with a decent white head. Spicy aroma. Taste is sweet caramel malt, buttered biscuits, spice and mild hops.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ordybill (1599) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - JUN 20, 2015
Poured from a 12 OZ bottle into a pint glass. Aroma- Has a malt and wheat/grass smell, not bad. Appearance- this beer pours a clear golden copper color with a thick white head. Taste- Big malt flavor up front up the after / finishing taste is rather empty. Palate- A medium bodied beer with heavy carbonation. Overall- An average beer

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Shot (497) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - JUN 6, 2015
Bottle. Pours copper with a thin head that dissipates to a ring. Aromas of sweet malt and slight spice. Flavors of sweet malt, slight fruit. Finishes with a bit of citrus. No real hop presence. Thin mouthfeel. Not a very good beer.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Barreras (1666) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - JUN 3, 2015
Pours a light amber color with a light sweet aroma. Possibly caramel and/or toffe. Taste is very light and mildly flavored. A thin beer that was good for the style but lacked complexity.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GreatDane1632 (1169) - North Dakota, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Rated based on notes taken 28 May 2012 -- I thought this was a solid example of a standard Amber.


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