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Calico Copper Amber Ale - Ballast Point Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

910 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 910
Reviews: 377
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 10.79%
Wants: 21
Gots: 34 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Ballast Point Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: xlperro on 04-10-2002)
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Reviews by 57md:
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57md

Pennsylvania

3.83/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Appearance is a nice amber/copper color with a finger of beige head. The head had good retention and it left extensive lacing on the glass. There is a touch of malt and a touch of hops in the nose. The taste is similar, but I'd say more hop forward than malt forward. The whole offering was a touch thinner than I would like, but it is a really nice blend of flavors none-the-less.

Serving type: on-tap

03-02-2013 20:54:38 | More by 57md
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Calico Copper Amber Ale from Ballast Point Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 910 ratings.