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Angus MacDougal's Amber - Cascade Lakes Brewing Co.

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Angus MacDougal's AmberAngus MacDougal's Amber

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Ratings: 6
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 6.47%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cascade Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
"This is a malty well balanced Amber ale with Chocolate and Crystal malts for sweetness and Munich malt for body. It has a modest amount of Willamette and Liberty hops for bittering and aroma. Stop by 7th Street Brewhouse in Redmond or The Lodge in Bend to have a taste."


Grains: 2-Row, Munich, Crystal, Chocolate
Hops: Willamette, Liberty
Original Gravity: 1.054
Final Gravity: 1.012
I.B.U.'s: 30
Alcohol: 5.4

(Beer added by: HiroProtagonist on 08-31-2004)
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3.88/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Angus MacDougal’s Amber was served at the Cascade Lakes “Lodge” in Bend. The beer was a rich amber color, and was adorned with a thin, off-white head. The nose was sweet and lightly peat smokey, with a counterng zingy citric hoppiness. The taste was rich, with a peat smoke meaty maltiness, a tangy, almost blue-cheese like transition, and a roasty, lightly astringent, lightly citric finish with some residual sweetness. The body was appropriately medium full for the flavors. Overall a nice amber with some very interesting and well done accents...setting it apart from ordinary and boring ambers.

More User Reviews:
Photo of Beerasaurus
4/5  rDev +7.8%

Photo of loren01
3.85/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had on tap at the Lodge in Bend, OR.
A: Reddish/amber color, slight lacing down the glass. Not too much head to speak of.
S: Smell is sweet, malty, suggary
T: Pretty much same as smell, malty/sweet with a very slight hop taste.
M: Smooth, easy drinking. Light to medium bodied
D: Good session brew, very easy drinking.

Photo of vfgccp
3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

Photo of Ktale
3.52/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of RedDiamond
3.28/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A pleasant amber sporting a distinct malt emphasis that leaves a light touch of sugar at the lip. The flavor is also infused with an unusual smoky accent somewhat akin to a rauchbier. Angus is dark amber and clear with a thin, sustained head and a fair display of lace. The aroma is faint and yeasty.

Angus MacDougal’s Amber has an unusual but appealing profile. It’s not merely a bitter renamed as an amber, but a unique ale with a satisfying blend of sweet and smoke.

Angus MacDougal's Amber from Cascade Lakes Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 6 ratings.