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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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7,221 Ratings

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Ratings: 7,221
Reviews: 1,859
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 15.04%
Wants: 163
Gots: 1,075 | 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:
Beer added by: kbub6f on 10-07-2000

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

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5/5  rDev +39.3%

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

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3/5  rDev -16.4%

Photo of ely2000k
3.83/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Good head, pours a hazy orange amber color. Faint aroma of hops, mostly smell of bread like malt, and very light floral smell. Taste is light and refreshing. Nothing distinctly jumps out. Mild bitter finish, and acidic feel, that balances out the faint sweet malt taste that starts it. Mouthfeel is what would be expected- light, not too dry, smooth. I feel like this beer works well as an introduction to craft beers and one to come back to for something easy drinking that is a good step up from generic big beer companies.

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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

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3.76/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

One finger creamy white head over an amber body; tons of lacing.

Faintly hoppy nose, some roasty (nutty) malt.

Body is rich, toffee, malt, balance well with some hops that come through on the front. Some very very faint black pepper.

Mouthfeel is nice and rich- smooth and creamy, doesn't steal from the taste.

Overall solid, super-drinkable and quite nice, not off the wall, and versatile as far as food is concerned.

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3/5  rDev -16.4%

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3/5  rDev -16.4%

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

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5/5  rDev +39.3%

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3/5  rDev -16.4%

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3.38/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

saw this on the self at the beer store thought i would give it a try. poured from the bomber into a pint glass . appearance a light orange color with a decent head that leaves some lacing. smell is a blend of hops and earthy malt. a nice body to this beer .

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3/5  rDev -16.4%

Fat Tire Amber Ale from New Belgium Brewing
81 out of 100 based on 7,221 ratings.