RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 2.99/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Very well balanced red ale with deep amber color, a caramel aroma and just enough hops to let you know they are there. 4.5% alcohol / 35 IBUs

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Headbanger (3986) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAR 7, 2017
Draft 8/21/16 (Low Bar Vancouver, WA)-Pours amber with a small head. Aroma of malt, caramel, and slight hops. Taste of the same. This light to medium bodied brew is rather tasty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sarlacc83 (2201) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 29, 2014
On tap. A: Opaque copper with a thin off white head. N: Pineapple, caramel, toffee, grapefruit, grassy, coriander, and biscuit. T: Sweet and bready. Light bitterness. M: Medium body with a touch of creaminess. O: Fine. Not much to say about it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lizardking3 (192) - Springfield, Oregon, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Smells very carmelly. Nice red hue. Drinks smooth, you taste the carmelly big time. It is smooth though

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Syzzer (644) - Oregon, USA - DEC 5, 2013
Had on tap @ Seven Brides brewery summer 2012: Decent light copper color. Flavor is mostly bitter with some sweet malts. Ok white head. 7.05 BD

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
stchloe (1007) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 11, 2012
A pretty decent red ale, though the coloring wasn’t what I wanted. Solid body with great roast malt notes.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
5000 (6862) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - NOV 22, 2011
Bottle:   Deep dark caramel, dirty, large frothy off-white head, decent lacing.   Seems pretty dark and murky for an Amber.   Nose smells musty, barnish, a bit sour in fact.   Oh boy, rather tart on the tongue, otherwise toasted malts, horseblanket, and some basement dankness.   This must be on the way out.   I just got this bottle not that long ago either.   Much like Reid, I think this bottle is whacked.   This one deserves a re-rate.   Odd, had they called it their attmempt at an American Sour, I would say that it was an okay start.   Amber Ale... hardly.   Tap or new bottle is in order.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Kerbyba (2) - Illinois, USA - SEP 9, 2011 does not count
First visit to Portland, first Oregon brew, 8 beers on tap, first up is Seven Brides, Ill try that. Poured fine, average head, good appearance, darker than I expected. Nose is dark malt with faint hop tone. First taste caught me off guard with sourness. Tastes of green olive juice at first reaction that lingers on longer than wanted. I want to dismiss this beer, but feel it warrants further review. Luckily, I have a trip planned to their brewery this weekend. I will update.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
nrebol (8) - USA - APR 11, 2011 does not count
pours a great head with a distinct malty aroma. the taste is well balanced with the hops definitely present but not overpowering. medium mouthfeel, a little sourness with the aftertaste. overall a great amber

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
hayduke (5141) - Eureka, California, USA - SEP 23, 2010
From a 22 oz bottle this poured a very dark amber color tending almost toward brown that raised a fine looking light tan head that left good lacing. The nose is caramel malts and a hint of floral hops. Body is light to medium and the mouthfeel soft. The flavor is of lightly burnt malts and there is a little sourness present. Finish has the light sourness as well.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beersearcher (2382) - Glendale, California, USA - AUG 8, 2010
malty but not sweet. nice amount of carbonation to balance the malt. easy to drink. a more distinctive amber than most.

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