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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
good

6,545 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 6,545
Reviews: 1,792
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 14.76%
Wants: 137
Gots: 660 | 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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3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

ajtorres311, May 15, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

Dcunicelli, Jan 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

Shafaegalo, Mar 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +11.4%

coldriver, Nov 18, 2011
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3/5  rDev -16.4%

LSUPT, Nov 23, 2011
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3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

jesus808, Jun 06, 2012
Photo of kshankar
3.83/5  rDev +6.7%

Appearance: Pours amber...clear. Decent head, okay retention. Lacing minimal

Aroma: Caramel malts, some breadiness.

Taste: Caramel, sweetish malts, the breadiness is somewhat there as well..good combination of flavors...overall good

Mouthfeel: Creamy, medium bodied...but on the lighter side of the medium spectrum. If that makes sense.

Drinkability: Relatively low ABV, good body, tastes good, nothing offensive to the flavor...sounds drinkable to me.

kshankar, Dec 29, 2008
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3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

wmobley, Mar 15, 2013
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4/5  rDev +11.4%

GreyGhost4, Feb 03, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

Luiz0930, May 31, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +25.3%

ConradKenney, Feb 18, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

Schmoog, Jan 18, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

Jacobob10, Jul 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +11.4%

Mortarforker, Sep 08, 2012
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4/5  rDev +11.4%

bmoney, Dec 16, 2011
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3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

nyrblue2, Sep 06, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

Matthew607, Nov 26, 2012
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5/5  rDev +39.3%

VikeMan, Apr 21, 2012
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3/5  rDev -16.4%

Eastside151, Apr 21, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

JasonTaverner, Nov 28, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

cherche, Jan 20, 2014
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4/5  rDev +11.4%

Overall I like this brew quite a bit. Pours a clear pale yellow/amber with a 2-finger off-white head that dissipates quickly yet leaves a lace. The smell is that of a nutty malt with some earthy notes as well. Light bodied mouthfeel with a smooth well balanced flavor of a slight grainy, touch of caramel flavor, and finishes with a pecan type flavor on the tail. Highly drinkable. Cheers!

BeerAngel, Sep 17, 2002
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3/5  rDev -16.4%

poppyjohn, Jan 21, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

Davit, Mar 06, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

Carl_R, Jul 20, 2013
Fat Tire Amber Ale from New Belgium Brewing
81 out of 100 based on 6,545 ratings.