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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

6,436 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 6,436
Reviews: 1,785
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 14.76%
Wants: 133
Gots: 613 | 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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wakajawaka76

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

05-30-2012 15:17:50 | More by wakajawaka76
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Omer4176

California

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

05-30-2012 03:58:31 | More by Omer4176
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Jnaustin114


2.75/5  rDev -23.4%

05-30-2012 01:51:09 | More by Jnaustin114
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herring556

Georgia

3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

05-29-2012 05:11:56 | More by herring556
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dhep16

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +11.4%

05-28-2012 21:12:51 | More by dhep16
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mrdziuban

Virginia

4/5  rDev +11.4%

05-28-2012 20:00:16 | More by mrdziuban
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jmccraney

Washington

3/5  rDev -16.4%

05-28-2012 06:46:19 | More by jmccraney
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gregu2

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

05-27-2012 23:16:01 | More by gregu2
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DeirdreE


3/5  rDev -16.4%

05-27-2012 23:07:58 | More by DeirdreE
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steelreserve69

Georgia

4/5  rDev +11.4%

05-27-2012 16:11:39 | More by steelreserve69
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dfillius

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +18.4%

05-27-2012 14:25:23 | More by dfillius
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ggourde

Missouri

4/5  rDev +11.4%

05-26-2012 14:45:32 | More by ggourde
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Dethsloth7


3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

05-25-2012 23:45:44 | More by Dethsloth7
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STJohnson82


2.75/5  rDev -23.4%

05-25-2012 22:20:32 | More by STJohnson82
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Bigred1311

California

4/5  rDev +11.4%

05-25-2012 19:15:44 | More by Bigred1311
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Hopmodium

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

05-25-2012 00:52:17 | More by Hopmodium
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Tpsauer

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

05-24-2012 23:26:16 | More by Tpsauer
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rogerthegill

Oregon

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

05-24-2012 06:05:08 | More by rogerthegill
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Kam

North Dakota

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

05-24-2012 02:02:12 | More by Kam
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tylerprince

Colorado

3.08/5  rDev -14.2%

Poured from a fresh bottle into a pint glass and consumed after dinner.

A: Pours a nice clear light copper/amber with ample bubbling. One finger frothy off-white head with decent retention leaves behind a thin lacing.

S: Sweet, toasted caramel malts with fruity hops (pear, cherry). A slight hint of alcohol and a strange finish...grape? A little chlorine odor towards the end.

T: Fresh malt hits the palate and quickly turns into a nice, toasty caramel, present throughout. Tart fruits come next, similar to smell, but with hints of yeast and tobacco. Complex, but finishes a bit skunky. I like my ambers buttery, and this does not fit the bill.\

M: Very watery, could benefit from more body and carbonation. Not at all resinous.

O: Very disappointing. Smells off, tastes mediocre, and the MF is appalling. I will not be buying this again.

05-24-2012 01:59:55 | More by tylerprince
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brandon911

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

05-24-2012 01:12:43 | More by brandon911
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estlinska

Arkansas

3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

05-24-2012 00:48:17 | More by estlinska
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dorf

Arizona

3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

05-24-2012 00:04:53 | More by dorf
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Shineonsolar


3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

05-23-2012 23:28:40 | More by Shineonsolar
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Stumpy29er

New York

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

05-23-2012 19:58:50 | More by Stumpy29er
Fat Tire Amber Ale from New Belgium Brewing
81 out of 100 based on 6,436 ratings.