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Zoe - Maine Beer Company

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Ratings: 1,665
Reviews: 486
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 8.79%
Wants: 256
Gots: 166 | FT: 11
Brewed by:
Maine Beer Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our take on an American amber ale. Complex malt bill delivers notes of dark raisin, chocolate and biscuit. Copious additions of American hops yield notes of pine and citrus.

(Beer added by: deltatauhobbit on 12-03-2009)
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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

500 ml bottle. Pours hazy-amber with long lasting off-white head. Aroma is of citrusy hops, orange marmalade, caramel and bready malt. Body is full and tangy. Citrusy hops dominate the palate while orange fruit, caramel and biscuit malt provide some balance. Finish is long, grapefruity. Amazingly delicious brew.

Serving type: bottle

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Illinois

3.98/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

500mL bottle; born on 100813
A - gargantuan beige head tops a deep red-amber ale, incredible head retention with chunky lacing
S - nice blend of caramel and piny hops with hints of grapefruit and bready malts
T - bitter and complex with caramel, burnt sugar, grapefruit, juicy, piny hops, toasted grain, bread crust - rye bread perhaps
M - thinner side of medium for body, resinous and drying on the palate with a bitter lingering finish
O - really liked this one, but at its price point I will not buy it again.

Serving type: bottle

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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

1 PINT .9 FL. OZ. bottle
Served in a teku glass

A - It is a deep amber color. It is topped with a large, rocky, tan head.

S - As soon as I opened the bottle I could smell pine resin and a little orange zest. It also has a tea-like smell.

T - I get an earthy malt backbone followed by a some citrusy hops, and finally, a hop finish.

M - Medium

O - This tastes like Noseratu is supposed to taste. This is a great, hoppy amber ale.

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New York

4.06/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Very nice amber ale. A dark brown color with minimal head. Presence of a subtle yet pleasing piney hop aroma. Good toasty flavor and a smooth, slightly creamy mouthfeel.

I was not sure what to expect with this beer, but found it to be pleasantly satisfying with a unique all around experience. Good beer.

Serving type: bottle

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4.03/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

500ml bottle, 9/10/13, poured into a HF glass.

Pours a dark amber clear body with a light tan head of high thickness, good retention, some lacing. Smells of piney floral hops and spices. Taste is enjoyably bitter with a nice spicy malt backbone. Mouthfeel is smooth, crisp, medium bodied, quite dry. Overall, a well-enjoyed amber ale, a style which is often macro-produced, but well executed in this case with abundant use of hops.

Serving type: bottle

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Zoe from Maine Beer Company
94 out of 100 based on 1,665 ratings.