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Hello My Name Is Amber - Flat 12 Bierwerks

Hello My Name Is AmberHello My Name Is Amber

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88 Ratings
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Ratings: 88
Reviews: 26
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 14.09%


Brewed by:
Flat 12 Bierwerks visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: AaronHomoya on 01-14-2011)
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Reviews by mattsdenney:
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mattsdenney

Tennessee

4.26/5  rDev +17.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Pours dark, cloudy amber red in color. Thick frothy head. Looks pretty sturdy for an amber ale. Smells sweet and malty, dark cherry, dried fruits, toasted wheat bread. The taste mirrors the scent except that it finishes with a great hop bite. Really nice blend of malt, grain and hops. Really well balanced and excellent flavor. Mouthfeel is between light and medium bodied, moderate carbonation, and a thin, soft finish. Overall a really great tasting amber ale, very drinkable and fulfills the need for hoppy bitterness too.

Serving type: bottle

03-24-2013 02:57:37 | More by mattsdenney
More User Reviews:
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Filabee

Michigan

2/5  rDev -44.8%

04-04-2014 22:34:19 | More by Filabee
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donmonkey1

Tennessee

3.33/5  rDev -8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: Very Copper, Too small of a white head, dissipates way too quickly, no lacing.

A hint of hops but I can't figure out what it smells like. Perhaps a touch piney.

Taste: Mellow piney. A real letdown.

mouthfeel: watery, boring

Overall: A generally piney concoction, better than average, but still disappointing.

Serving type: bottle

03-29-2014 07:10:49 | More by donmonkey1
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Jamison85

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

02-18-2014 05:02:10 | More by Jamison85
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Cylinsier

Pennsylvania

3.8/5  rDev +5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

12 oz

Pours a deep hazy brown. Head is thick and yellow-tan, dissipates very slowly.

Smells of biscuit malts, walnuts, and dry bitter hops.

Tastes of biscuit malt with a hint of grape sweetness over pecan and walnut with a flavorless bitter hop finish.

Medium body with soft tingly carbonation on the roof of the mouth.

A nice solid ale with some good flavor and body, drinks pretty easy and is worth trying.

Serving type: bottle

02-09-2014 23:53:42 | More by Cylinsier
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benloho

Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

01-29-2014 18:46:38 | More by benloho
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BWED

Pennsylvania

3.29/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

12 oz. bottle poured into a craft pint.

A- Brownish red, with some good amber highlights. Healthy off-white head. Lots of yeast suspended throughout the body. Lacing is nice.

S- Piney/floral nose, is a bit harsh. Almost, cleaner/solvent like. Just a faint toast.

T- Mild toast with earthy and floral hop tones. The scale tips more to hops, but still decently balanced. Some caramel comes out as well.

M- Pretty clean throughout. Wet finish, but a dull bitterness hangs on to the tip of my tongue.

O- Okay. A few off-characteristics. Aroma and the higher bitterness, mainly, for a standard amber.

Serving type: bottle

01-28-2014 19:41:26 | More by BWED
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JVoyager

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

01-24-2014 00:48:58 | More by JVoyager
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boilermakerbrew

Missouri

3/5  rDev -17.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

A- Pours a very rust-like amber in color with a small, 1 finger head. Retention is good and lacing is also good. Body of the beer is very hazy, with visible debris in suspension.

S- Very faint overall, with a hint of slight hoppiness coming through. Amber malts are also a evident and just a touch on the sweet side. Actually just a hint of chocolate sweetness comes through too.

T- Starts with mild hops bitterness and transitions into more malty flavors rather quickly. Hops are only a little bitter, with pine flavors being the primary flavor. Malts are grainy and bready in flavor with very little sweetness when compared to the scent. Malt flavors linger for a little bit after the drink.

M- Easy drinking, highly carbonated, and a little thinner than expected on the tongue.

Overall, just your average, small brewery, flagship amber ale. Worth trying, not worth seeking out.

Serving type: bottle

01-13-2014 00:24:57 | More by boilermakerbrew
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skelton00

Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

01-12-2014 21:32:36 | More by skelton00
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lucasj82

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

12-26-2013 17:09:10 | More by lucasj82
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TCmichigan

Michigan

3/5  rDev -17.1%

12-19-2013 06:33:51 | More by TCmichigan
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buschbeer

Ohio

3.68/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 FL OZ. bottle
Served in a tumbler

A - This beer pours a deep amber color. A normal pour produced a ton of tan head.

S - The aroma is sweet caramel malt, and I get a berry scent. There is a little floral hop aroma, and a tea-like smell.

T - It has a floral tea taste to it. At first I got some bitterness.

M - Moderate

O - This was a random pick up in Indiana. I had little expectation. It had a little more going for it than I anticipated, but I wouldn't buy it again mostly because of the millions and millions of beers that I have yet to try.

Serving type: bottle

12-15-2013 00:28:03 | More by buschbeer
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Drknight

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

12-11-2013 22:33:32 | More by Drknight
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NooseJustice

Indiana

3/5  rDev -17.1%

12-09-2013 00:26:31 | More by NooseJustice
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psmith161

Indiana

2.75/5  rDev -24%

11-05-2013 20:58:30 | More by psmith161
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Johnny_Duck

Tennessee

4/5  rDev +10.5%

10-26-2013 03:14:12 | More by Johnny_Duck
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zrab11

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

10-16-2013 14:20:15 | More by zrab11
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atoulouk

Indiana

3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

10-15-2013 17:00:28 | More by atoulouk
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KerryCummins1977

Kentucky

3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

09-21-2013 02:27:13 | More by KerryCummins1977
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RuebenRox

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

09-18-2013 03:33:01 | More by RuebenRox
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Cris4545

Indiana

3/5  rDev -17.1%

09-06-2013 23:52:06 | More by Cris4545
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MSWallack

Indiana

2.5/5  rDev -30.9%

09-04-2013 01:56:09 | More by MSWallack
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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

09-03-2013 18:10:27 | More by DrunkinYogi
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neckbracesub

Indiana

3/5  rDev -17.1%

08-29-2013 17:07:42 | More by neckbracesub
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Hello My Name Is Amber from Flat 12 Bierwerks
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