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Fat Tire Amber Ale - New Belgium Brewing

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Fat Tire Amber AleFat Tire Amber Ale

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BA SCORE
81
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5,995 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 5,995
Reviews: 1,778
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 14.76%
Wants: 119
Gots: 415 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 10-07-2000)
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drunkboxer1

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3.65/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

More like obese tire am I right? Pours amber with a white head that fades into a thin lace. Smells toasty, bready and with hints of caramel and piney American hops. Tastes bready. Lots of biscuit malt. Toasted flavors dominate the palate. It's fairly sweet. Hop bitterness is there but I feel like this is a little unbalanced towards the sweet end of things. Medium amounts of carbonation. Drinks easy enough.

Serving type: bottle

06-12-2009 18:30:55 | More by drunkboxer1
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Fat Tire Amber Ale from New Belgium Brewing
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