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Fat Tire Amber Ale - New Belgium Brewing

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6,177 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 6,177
Reviews: 1,781
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 14.76%
Wants: 122
Gots: 504 | 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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nimrod979

Maryland

3.73/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured a clear lightly hued bronze with a small white head.
Aroma is mostly caramel malts and biscuity, toasted bread notes. Even a little hop character shows through.
Taste is similar with some bready, roasted malts before giving way to a slightly more bitter floral hop finish.
Medium body with the most exceptional creamy mouthfeel.

Pretty good per the style but I've had so many people tell me this was their favorite beer that you couldn't get on the East Coast. Now that it's here I don't see what all the fuss is about. it's a pretty solid, and very drinkable brew. And I will say, on tap, only intensifies the creaminess and smoothness this beer has. I enjoy it much better on draft.

Serving type: bottle

09-27-2011 22:51:49 | More by nimrod979
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Fat Tire Amber Ale from New Belgium Brewing
81 out of 100 based on 6,177 ratings.