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Dark Horse Amber Ale - Dark Horse Brewing Company

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Dark Horse Amber AleDark Horse Amber Ale

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79
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327 Ratings
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Ratings: 327
Reviews: 186
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 15.61%
Wants: 6
Gots: 10 | 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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deadonhisfeet

Kentucky

3.45/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a bottle into a Left Hand tulip. Pours out a light coppery color, slightly hazy, and with a thin head that quickly dissipates. Getting sweet toasted notes on the nose, some bready notes, and some fruit. Faint floral notes come forward as the beer warms a little.

Very light bodied with a rather thin feel. Taste is sweet and mild up front with nice fruity notes of marmalade and apricot. A faint hoppy, lemony spiciness at the back of the palate, but still pretty tame. Easy-drinking.

Overall, an average example of the style. Not really designed to blow anyone away or excite the palate too much, simply something to sip on and enjoy while relaxing and watching a ball game.

Serving type: bottle

09-16-2012 18:20:01 | More by deadonhisfeet
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S: A mild yeasty aroma with no perceptible hops present.

T: A pleasing level of malt sweetness paired with a bready/biscuity presence.

M: An appropriate level of carbonation to pair with the beer

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Dark Horse Amber Ale from Dark Horse Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 327 ratings.