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Avalanche Ale - Breckenridge Brewery

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74
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1,026 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,026
Reviews: 427
rAvg: 3.24
pDev: 16.67%
Wants: 4
Gots: 40 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Breckenridge Brewery visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-16-2001)
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Fnord

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3.28/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Appearance - Clear amber with a small but creamy head.

Smell - Orange, brown sugar, caramel, and a bit of alcohol. A slight tart component is there.

Taste - Sweet and caramelly, with a slightly acidic finish. The citrus from the nose is absent from the taste. The hops are subdued, but what is there is crisp and tasty.

Mouthfeel - Medium body and carbonation.

Notes - In most respects, it's a pretty typical amber ale. The acidic finish is a bit weird, but it's not strong enough to be truly unpleasant. I wouldn't turn one down if offered, but there's better ambers out there.

Serving type: bottle

10-16-2010 16:47:58 | More by Fnord
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Avalanche Ale from Breckenridge Brewery
74 out of 100 based on 1,026 ratings.