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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
82
good

6,955 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 6,955
Reviews: 1,819
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 15.04%
Wants: 150
Gots: 853 | 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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look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

After buying Fat Tire in Arizona for a few years in college, I moved to Ohio where I have not been able to get it for years, until this month when it showed up in many stores. It brings back memories as one of the first ales I ever drank therefore has a certain sentimental value personally. It will be a good introduction for many to craft beers and ales in general since it is being sold at many places in the area now that don't have much of a selection.

I'm reviewing a 22oz bottle poured into a pint mug, and it poured with a nice head. It has a wonderful amber color that is very inviting, as should an amber ale, and has very nice clarity as well. It is a good example of an amber ale, thought doesn't have a very strong taste, there is a good balance between flavors with a slight bitterness. It has the good characteristic of being easy to drink yet filling at the same time.

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Fat Tire Amber Ale from New Belgium Brewing
82 out of 100 based on 6,955 ratings.