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Boont Amber Ale - Anderson Valley Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,174 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 1,174
Reviews: 526
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 13.32%
Wants: 48
Gots: 48 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anderson Valley Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-12-2001)
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grindcore666

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4/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thick fingerwidth light-banana colored head. Maintains itself as thick icing. Latchy bubbles within the body. Base color is dark redwood. Laces pretty well, sticky.

I can smell the aroma without pulling the glass to my nose, a good sign. Smells SO floral. Lavender, cherries, cinnamon, sugar.

I didn't like this one at first sip, but by the end of the glass I was looking for more.
....
Opens with a floral confusion (but still with the lavender in mind), and turns sort of peppery, spicey, and MAYBE sugary. Definitely an interesting arrangement of flavors. It has obvious bitter characteristics, and is so damn crisp and enjoyable.

You won't make the bitter beer face, but your tongue definitely gets put to work. Have fun with this one, it's a lively red.

Find this one. Buy it. Drink it.

Serving type: bottle

10-15-2005 06:12:49 | More by grindcore666
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Boont Amber Ale from Anderson Valley Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 1,174 ratings.