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Fischer Tradition Amber - Brasserie Fischer / Fischer Biere d' Alsace

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Fischer Tradition AmberFischer Tradition Amber

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BA SCORE
68
poor

344 Ratings
THE BROS
70
okay

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Ratings: 344
Reviews: 264
rAvg: 2.91
pDev: 23.02%
Wants: 1
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brasserie Fischer / Fischer Biere d' Alsace visit their website
France

Style | ABV
Euro Dark Lager |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 08-22-2001)
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xymyl

Arizona

3/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Color: Light bronze with a whispy white head that collapses quickly, surprisingly a lot of lace is left for such a swift and tragic collapse, still it remains at about 1/4 inch after the collapse.

Aroma: Honey, grass, with woody, hoppy, tealike notes.

Taste: light honey, pear cider, green grapes, light hop bitterness, faint peppery background, hint of caramel.

Overall: Light bodied, fairly refreshing beer. Not something I drink very often. A very subtile drink. Easy to overlook the fact that there is any flavor in it. In fact, you really have to work a bit too hard to enjoy this beer. Every once in a while I'm wiling to put forth the extra effort. It is the type of beer that you can easily change your opinion on 180 degrees based on the wind or humidity, so I pretty much rated it right down the middle to avoid waffling.

Serving type: bottle

05-07-2007 01:07:56 | More by xymyl
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Got this one in France while on vacation last summer.

From a 65cl swing-top bottle into a mug.

APPEARANCE: Pours a one finger, medium looking, fluffy white head with great retention. Fades slowly to a good cap leaving some sticky lacing to the sides of the mug. Clear amber yellow with medium carbonation evident. A splotchy wisp and ring remain leaving some lacing down the glass. Good looking for the style.

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Fischer Tradition Amber from Brasserie Fischer / Fischer Biere d' Alsace
68 out of 100 based on 344 ratings.