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Amber - The 3 Brewers

Amber
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14 Ratings
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Ratings: 14
Reviews: 7
rAvg: 3.16
pDev: 19.94%


Brewed by:
The 3 Brewers visit their website
Ontario, Canada

Style | ABV
Belgian Dark Ale |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Well-balanced, smooth and bold. A special blend of pale malts give this beer its distinct color.

26 IBU

(Beer added by: Sammy on 06-19-2009)
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Ratings: 14 | Reviews: 7 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by cfalovo97:
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cfalovo97

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -5.1%

01-12-2013 01:24:19 | More by cfalovo97
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brandon911

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +18.7%

07-14-2013 05:59:00 | More by brandon911
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WillAndSarah

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -5.1%

05-21-2013 21:44:30 | More by WillAndSarah
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timiskin

Ontario (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev +2.8%

04-23-2013 20:11:55 | More by timiskin
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Dyerseve

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +18.7%

08-20-2012 12:53:03 | More by Dyerseve
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CaptainIan


2.98/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

A brownish red body with a very thin, foamy head. The aroma had an almost smoky smell, which didn't reflect the taste at all.

The taste was more vibrant malt flavour, rather than the darker, spicy/smoke flavour that you would expect from the smell. It was full-bodied and rich and finished with a really nice mouthfeel.

Overall its a good malty sweet beer that has a hint of smoky smell and finishes smooth, with mild carbonation.

Serving type: on-tap

06-16-2012 15:09:13 | More by CaptainIan
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Wordslinger

Ontario (Canada)

1.5/5  rDev -52.5%

05-06-2012 01:35:43 | More by Wordslinger
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cyrenaica

Ontario (Canada)

4.03/5  rDev +27.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I tried this beer on April 22, 2010 at "The 3 Brewers" brewpub in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The beer was a translucent dark cherry red with a very thin white head that hung around on the surface. The aroma was sweet malt, wheat, caramel and hops. The mouthfeel was full-bodied with medium carbonation, The flavour was sweet malt, some wheat malt, and a bitter finish. There was definitely some hefe/witbier characteristics

Serving type: on-tap

05-04-2012 18:19:29 | More by cyrenaica
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Buster

Oklahoma

3.5/5  rDev +10.8%

03-21-2012 03:55:06 | More by Buster
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jneiswender

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +26.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had on tap at the Toronto brewpub. Served in a pint glass cool.

A-Thin off white head and brownish red body

S-Spicy vanilla

T-Spicy, sweet, really nice malt flavors

M-Smooth, medium to full mouthful

D-Nice variation of a varied style. I would drink this again. You can really drink a few of these and be happy.

Serving type: on-tap

07-20-2011 05:57:00 | More by jneiswender
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allergictomacros

Ontario (Canada)

3.05/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Clear red/amber with a hint of smoke and caramel aroma. Flavour is light roastiness and some dark fruit and raisins. Hints of tobacco and cocoa as well. Flavour balance seems a bit off though. Moderate heft in the body and a slight slickness, and touch of astringency. Just an OK brew that seems a bit rough to me.

Serving type: on-tap

03-15-2010 23:47:40 | More by allergictomacros
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biboergosum

Alberta (Canada)

2.78/5  rDev -12%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

This beer appears a medium golden orange-brown colour, with two fingers of creamy ecru head, which leaves a rinse of soapy lace around the glass. It smells of caramel malt, and...yeast? The taste is more caramel malt, cloves, and well, yeast. WTF? The carbonation is mild, the body medium weight and decently smooth, and it finishes on a drying note, with some more fruity yeastiness.

So, the obvious question had to be asked - did they mix up their lines, get some wheat ale into this purported red ale? No, apparently, that's how it's supposed to taste. Uh huh.

Serving type: on-tap

01-30-2010 08:31:34 | More by biboergosum
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Stunner97

New Jersey

2.85/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Appearance- a great red and copper color, slight white head, but the color is a very beautiful red and amber color,

Smell- very weak in this department, slight malt smell but its very weak on the nose, was expecting more from the nice look,

Taste- slightly bitter hops try to balance out what is mostly a malty sweet beer, nothing to overwhelming here but not offense a little light,

Mouthfeel- smooth and creamy feel going down

Drinkability- This beer was okay but certainly nothing amazing and with the fine beer choices offered here not one I would would be sessioning considering better offerings, clearly the weakest of there line, average is the word for this one

Serving type: on-tap

09-29-2009 18:27:15 | More by Stunner97
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Sammy

Ontario (Canada)

2.8/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.5

Served way too cold in first week of brewpub's operation. Neutral aroma too slightly malty. Orange/amberish , with lots of lace. creamy body, appropriate carbonation, this is a malt job, very dull with less than average mouthfeel. Not too drinkable.

Serving type: on-tap

06-19-2009 00:06:16 | More by Sammy
Amber from The 3 Brewers
77 out of 100 based on 14 ratings.