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Dark Horse Amber Ale - Dark Horse Brewing Company

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336 Ratings
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Ratings: 336
Reviews: 186
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 15.61%
Wants: 6
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Mitchster on 08-10-2002)
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Reviews by CRJMellor:
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CRJMellor

Arkansas

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Brown or burnt orange color. Small but tight white head. Sweet malt smell but not as strong as many within the style. (Be interesting to see how mch cnady sugar they used.) Slightly sweet, syrupy taste, Good smooth mouth feel with slightly sweet aftertaste. Didn't get much of a hop balance with this beer. However pretty tasty and very drinkable but not a classic beer for me.

Serving type: on-tap

11-21-2003 19:13:22 | More by CRJMellor
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Dark Horse Amber Ale from Dark Horse Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 336 ratings.