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Old Morgantown Amber | Morgantown Brewing Company

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Ratings:
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3.79
pDev:
32.98%
 
 
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Old Morgantown AmberOld Morgantown Amber
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Morgantown Brewing Company
West Virginia, United States | website

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Traditional American Amber Ale with a seductive auburn complexion. A mild caramel sweetness leads to an exquisite balancing act of malt and hops before a smooth and pleasantly floral and earthy ending.

35 IBU

Added by JamesS on 11-08-2009

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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 20
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Photo of williamjbauer
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of LXIXME
3.53/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Treyliff
3.44/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

A- pours a dark copper brown with just a bit of haze, small creamy white head that reduces quickly, leaving a bit of lace

S- sweet and malty with some caramel, just a hint of hop bitterness

T- sweet and malty with a bit of caramel, slightly metallic taste transitions to a piney hop character. The finish leaves a touch of chocolate with some bready malt character and a dry finish

M- medium body with high carbonation, slightly creamy mouthfeel with a smooth finish

O- easy drinking ale, balance seems just a bit off, but good

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Photo of WVHillbilly72
4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

Photo of FreshButterbeer
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of bigeyedfish89
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of ranger7
3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

Photo of Jackal
3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

Photo of spedprof
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of brighteyes868
2.92/5  rDev -23%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Much prefer Morgantown'ss Alpha Blonde.

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Photo of scm2787
2.75/5  rDev -27.4%

Photo of JamesS
4.08/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Pours a fantistic deep ruddy red color with some nice initial head and very nice lacing. Nice scent, malty and vaguely sweet. Excellent flavor, sweet and thick with nice caramel tones, nice malt heaviness, and a great chocolate aftertaste. Goes down smooth, if thick. Fantastic beer!

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Photo of MisterBisco
3.52/5  rDev -7.1%

Photo of dmamiano
4.07/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

poured a nice, reddish copper. very clear although sporting virtually no head.
actually had to let this one warm a bit before I really started to enjoy it.
Fruity sweetness in the nose. Slighty bready with caramel notes poking through.
Taste was nice on the palate. Full, well bodied with a nice caramel sweetness and fruity undertones.

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Photo of WVUbrew
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of RichH55
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of OB1
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of MarvinSnyder
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of skaboom420
2.77/5  rDev -26.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of misternebbie
3.6/5  rDev -5%

Old Morgantown Amber from Morgantown Brewing Company
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