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Dirtyface Amber Lager - Icicle Brewing Company

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8 Ratings
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Ratings: 8
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.37
pDev: 15.43%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Icicle Brewing Company visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: HuskyinPDX on 04-19-2013)
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Photo of hreb
2.59/5  rDev -23.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

22oz bomber served in a pint glass.

I ordered this Amber ale at JJ Hills in Leavenworth, near the brewery. So why does my red ale taste like bad American adjunct lager? Oh, because it is clearly labeled as lager. Still, bad. Drinkable, but bad. At least it *looks* like a red ale (in the glass, that is).

hreb, Feb 17, 2014
Photo of HuskyinPDX
3.5/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap at the brew house in Levenworth.

A - Served a amber orange with a large tan head that doesn't move.

S - Much like any other lager. Pretty malty and sweet.

T - Lagerish is the best to describe. More bread malt tasting than usual.

D - good carbonation with a lighter body.

O - Lager, amber. Ho hum at best.

HuskyinPDX, Apr 19, 2013
Photo of mactrail
3.64/5  rDev +8%

Beautiful copper color with a decent head in the Ureich Pils glass. Suitably fizzy in the mouth. Seriously malty stuff, which I like well enough in this style.

This is more like an English brew with the fruity hops and a whiff of the Old Ale. Surprisingly sweet after some sipping. Modestly bittier aftertaste. This is not the bitter hop attack of many Red/Amber beers. Interesting and full bodied.

From the 22 oz bottle bought at Flood Valley Homebrew in Chehalis.
3.75 3.75 3.75 3.5 3.75

mactrail, Aug 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +18.7%

Fraguh, Jul 22, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

powdersoldier, May 21, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

dunix, May 07, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -25.8%

mdavidson, Jul 07, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -3.6%

beertunes, Oct 09, 2013
Dirtyface Amber Lager from Icicle Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 8 ratings.