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Ambrée D'Amour - Golden Lion Brewing Company / Pub & Brasserie le Lion D'Or

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Ratings: 9
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 3.03
pDev: 19.14%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Golden Lion Brewing Company / Pub & Brasserie le Lion D'Or visit their website
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 03-05-2005)
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Photo of Yoonisaykul

Quebec (Canada)

2.1/5  rDev -30.7%

Bottle reads: A mystical blend of four aphrodisiacs combined with the powers of our magical totem pole make this a uniquely stmulatin brew.

Okay so 500ml of mystical aphrodisiac into my wine glass. This beer has a strange vibe to it.

A- Little head, only a thick ring and a patch in the center. Peculiar amber with a very subtle pink hue. With the bubbles rising reminds me a bit of a pink champagne. Completely clear with no lacing.

S- Pee-yuuu was my first thought. Smells like grappa with a chocolaty background.

T- Hard to say. It tastes good and bad at the same time. Really tastes like light strawberry juice. Ends with a barleywine-esque bitterness.

M- Very thin, medium carbonation, very dry.

D- Refreshing and drinks okay but I'd be pissed if this is all I'd have to drink for the night. A whole pint would be too much.

I got used to it after a few sips and downed it but this is not what I'm looking for when I want a beer.

A tough-guy cooler.

03-15-2010 02:31:20 | More by Yoonisaykul
Photo of Phyl21ca

Quebec (Canada)

3.35/5  rDev +10.6%

Bottle: Poured a deep amber color ale with a super thick foamy head with good carbonation and excellent retention. Aroma of dry malt notes with some notes of caramel. Taste is also dominated by a quite dry caramel malt mix with limited hops presence and without much complexity. Body is fuller then expected with good carbonation. Nice session ale without too much complexity.

02-02-2011 02:43:56 | More by Phyl21ca
Photo of bloberglawp

Quebec (Canada)

3.2/5  rDev +5.6%

Served in pint glass, at 65F. Nice orange hue, bottle conditionned, light malt aroma / flavor. I feel it could use a little more. Light hop aroma, grassy. Well balanced. Mild bitter taste, slightly pepper, makes this interresting to try and figure out.

Not a crazy brew, but very enjoyable none the less.

08-30-2006 03:15:49 | More by bloberglawp
Photo of 3Vandoo

Quebec (Canada)

3.2/5  rDev +5.6%

A nice amber beer, that when poored went from clear amber red to dark, actually it was like the eclipse of the beer. A nice head formed itself to a beautiful nice body, unfortunately the head quickly dissapeared without leaving her phone number but let traces of herself on the glass.

Smell: hops first comes to the nose, followed by spices and fruity notes.

taste: Bitter, sour, but without no complexity, a sourness that doesnt leave notes to the palate.The ginseng and other herbs used for this beers come and tricks us a bit, sourness from these ingredient, well I cannot very detect any, actually what does ginseng tastes like? I dont know, but I seriously think these ingredient comes play trick to this beer. I wonder how she would taste without Very drinkable, nice touches and finish to the palate, nothing to really freak on. Now, it say amphrodisiac, well I might tell how it end up !!


03-05-2005 06:41:26 | More by 3Vandoo
Photo of cfalovo97

Ontario (Canada)

2/5  rDev -34%

11-06-2012 17:59:46 | More by cfalovo97
Photo of Barraclou

Quebec (Canada)

3.78/5  rDev +24.8%

Presentation: Golden Lion 500ml bottle.

Appearance: A orange / brown ale with no much head. As her sister, Pride, this ale's head disappeared very quickly, but continued to be very bubbly.

Smell: Malt with some floral hops

Taste: Bitter, but smooth.I didn't found the presence of these "secret ingredients".

Mouthfeel: Sweet, but a little too watery.

Drinkability: A good and shameless ale, but it won't make history.

04-07-2005 06:13:58 | More by Barraclou
Photo of cpanossian

New York

3.15/5  rDev +4%

Poured from bottle into tall clear glass. Effervescent with one finger head that quickly dissaptes - no lacing. Nice clear light amber color. Aroma is a little off - similar to a fruit flavored beer like strawberry with some malty honey characters. Taste is a little sour like a fruit beer - I think this has strawberry extract, passion fruit extract , maybe some fig flavor too? Am curious whatthe "mystical blend of four aphrodisiacs" are... An acquired taste - not for everyone and in small quantities I think. Am also curious if it works haha.

11-04-2010 01:30:36 | More by cpanossian
Photo of kwjd

Ontario (Canada)

3.63/5  rDev +19.8%

On tap at the brewpub. Pours an amber-orange colour with nice white head, but little lacing. Smells quite fruity and like sweet honey with a hint of floral hops. Very sweet flavour with a hint of bitterness. Nice carbonation. Nothing too exciting, but a flavourful amber.

11-05-2010 23:01:44 | More by kwjd
Photo of rodenbach99

Quebec (Canada)

2.85/5  rDev -5.9%

bouteille brune de 500ml.

belle couleur cuivré avec des reflets orangés. la mousse était très belle mais elle a disparue aussi-tôt, dommage, nez prononcé de malt, de caramel et d'épice, cannelle, bruyère (heather), peut-être. en bouche la finale est épicée mais je n'aime pas le goût.

12-02-2007 19:16:03 | More by rodenbach99
Ambrée D'Amour from Golden Lion Brewing Company / Pub & Brasserie le Lion D'Or
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