Adnams / Devils Backbone American Amber

 
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Formerly brewed at Adnams
Style: Amber Ale
Southwold, England

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RATINGS: 32   MEAN: 3.33/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Special - Wetherspoon Beer festival Spring 2013.

This medium-bodied beer is a reddish-amber colour, with floral citrus hop aromas leading to full malt and hop flavours, underscored by a toasted malt backbone.

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4.5
andygam (2) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2016 does not count
First discovered in Wetherspoons Leeds as a draught. Marvellous, light easy-to-drink ale. Definitely a "session" beer. I live the drinkability of it and the citrus hints. Drink it whenever I find it.

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bersek (108) - Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAY 17, 2015
Pivo piji jako každý obyčejný člověk, mé komenty tedy nemaji takovou hodnotu jako u pivnich znalců. Pišu sem jen protože musim pro statistiku :D

3.1
Sjohnh (1012) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2014
This is OK; relatively thin body but some grapefruit and mango flavours come through. Little aroma.

3.4
Stuu666 (14881) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 6, 2014
Cask at the Foot of the Walk. Pours copper, sweet with salty burnt toffee/caramel taste.

3.3
Beese (3210) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2014
Cask at the Moon Under Water (JDW), Watford on 8 April 2013. Poured a clear, bright amber, with a dense off-white head. Aroma was slightly dulled; some citrus, copper and caramel. Flavours have more assertive hop character, with grapefruit, marmalade and biscuity malt. Finish was bitter resin, dry grain and soda bread.

3.3
john44 (3402) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 19, 2014
Cask Pint at Wibbas Down (JDW), Wimbledon, London in Apr 2013 during Spoons Festival - Deep Amber Red in colour. Hoppy; citrus hops. Fruity; lemon citrus. Malty; toasty malts, caramel. Moderately bitter hoppy with a sweet malt backbone. Decent.

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polishtwat (6) - MEXBOROUGH, ENGLAND - DEC 17, 2013 does not count
a very nice beer with an unusual colour,it’s abit like shane hartshorne’s bath water.lots of flavour’s going on there.


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