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Bell's Amber Ale - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

Bell's Amber AleBell's Amber Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

2,063 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2063
Reviews: 843
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 12.01%


Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, 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: BeerAdvocate on 03-12-2001)
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Reviews by Bfarr:
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Bfarr

Washington

3.98/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Clear amber with red highlights with thin tan fluffy head. Sweet lager malt and floral hop with malt finishes. Toasty biscuit, nice balance. Slightly hoppy before swallowing and lingers lightly. Sharp feel up front but smooth with light fuzz.

Easy drinking with good flavor and nothing takes over. A good fairly subtle amber to drink a few of. Hoppy finish increases but not considerably.

Serving type: bottle

07-18-2011 01:19:41 | More by Bfarr
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Bell's Amber Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
86 out of 100 based on 2,063 ratings.