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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.25/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Amber colored ale with a rich caramel malt character, balanced by a bit of bitterness and a great finish.

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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
johnnnniee (3892) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 19, 2016
Can from Berts Brilliantly clear tawny brown with a decent sized long lasting beige head. Caramel and earth dominate the nose with a light toffee rounding it out. Light fruity flavor with bit toffee caramel and earthy flavor. Sweet almost syrupy mouthfeel moderate carbonation. Not a bad beer, but certainly reminds me of what everyone sold in the mid 90s.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JulienHuxley (5657) - Trois-Rivires, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 9, 2015
Sample on tap at the brewpub. Clear copper brown pour with thin white head. Aroma is malty, light caramel, light toasted notes. Taste is bitter, earthy hop flavors, caramel. Palate is med-light bodied with med carbonation. Ok.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bulk_Carrier (4106) - Lake Champlain, Vermont, USA - OCT 15, 2015
Bottling date of 09/05/15. This was poured into a pint glass. The appearance was a nice looking hazy dark amber color with a one finger white foamy head that dissipated within about a light minute. Semi-formal lacing represents around the glass. The smell starts off with a rich roasty nutty to caramel to toffee character with subtle sticky pomme-like fruity notes. Light toast as well shows a light balance. The taste was mainly malty sweet with the rich toasty effects running over the caramel, nuts, toffee and light fruits. A nice light sweet sticky caramel aftertaste runs into a wet sticky finish. On the palate, this one sat about a light to medium on the body with a fairly decent sessionability about it. Carbonation runs fairly light allowing the caramel and toast to really pull the stickiness along my tongue. Overall, I say this was a pretty good Amber ale that I would have again.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BVery (9774) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - JUL 9, 2012
Tap at Millys in Manchester, NH. Amber pour with a smaller white head. Caramel malt and some floral elements in this one - pretty nice.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
LiteWait (266) - New Hampshire, USA - JAN 16, 2011
On tap at Millys Tavern. Amber color with small white head. Little to no lacing. Aroma is of malt with a hint of citrus. Tastes moderately sweet and bitter. I get sweet malt and bread. A good amber ale.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AirForceHops (6437) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 16, 2011
On tap at Millys Tavern. Amber color with small white head. Little to no lacing. Aroma is of malt with a hint of citrus. Tastes moderately sweet and bitter. I get sweet malt and bread. A good amber ale.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oteyj (2139) - New Hampshire, USA - NOV 22, 2010
Clean amber pour with low carbonation in the body and a thin white head. The nose is caramel biscuit, with bread, fruit, and herbal grassy hops. The flavor is caramel, biscuit, and floral spicy hop incarnations. Medium body with light carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mcox90 (1959) - Wilton, New Hampshire, USA - OCT 9, 2010
On tap at Millys. Pours red/amber with a 3/4" off white head. Sweet malty nose with biscuits and honey. Smooth, but somewhat light palate. Low level carbonation. Nice, sweet flavor with a hint of hop bite. A lot like Killians, but way better.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
puboflyons (3174) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - SEP 21, 2009
On tap at the tavern. The pour is copper red with a thin beige head. The aroma is very pleasant with its sweet malts. A medium mouthfeel with a honey-like texture. The taste is sweet and rich with nice bitter hops. A nicely done red recipe.

3.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
akullgren (1) - Greenfield, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 21, 2009 does not count
Beautifully Colored Ale. Easy drinking with just the right mix of flavors for any occassion.


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