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

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BA SCORE
86
very good

2,249 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 2,249
Reviews: 853
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 11.75%
Wants: 78
Gots: 105 | FT: 1
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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BrunEngr

New York

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

06-28-2014 00:34:17 | More by BrunEngr
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Amalak

New York

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A tamed yet flavorful amber. Has a feel of a pale ale but a nice honey malt undertone. There's a bit of a celery-type taste. A dark fruit hint; grape. It's very smooth and medium bodied. Easy going feel to it, nothing strong about it. A mild honey and hoppy scent. A lovely caramel brown color, hazy with tons of sediment.

Serving type: bottle

03-30-2014 23:41:50 | More by Amalak
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Hattie

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

03-16-2013 03:48:45 | More by Hattie
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bismarksays

Iowa

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

01-15-2013 10:49:35 | More by bismarksays
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dtomes

New York

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

06-02-2014 19:22:09 | More by dtomes
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mendvicdog

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

05-28-2013 01:39:10 | More by mendvicdog
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JasonTaverner

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

01-20-2014 04:51:30 | More by JasonTaverner
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TerryB

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

12-01-2012 12:41:04 | More by TerryB
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GratefulEdd

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

05-16-2014 01:51:21 | More by GratefulEdd
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sgoro

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

02-23-2013 23:00:03 | More by sgoro
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GratefulNole

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

10-10-2012 18:54:42 | More by GratefulNole
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oline73

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

05-28-2013 02:06:06 | More by oline73
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FreshHawk

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

11-02-2012 01:29:58 | More by FreshHawk
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keywestgourmet

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

01-02-2013 12:41:27 | More by keywestgourmet
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nate-henry

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

07-06-2014 07:59:05 | More by nate-henry
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swaghawk

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

10-20-2013 19:39:21 | More by swaghawk
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mvanwoerm

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

04-17-2014 01:49:50 | More by mvanwoerm
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Bromine

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

04-13-2013 12:41:09 | More by Bromine
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daliandragon

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours a bright copper coor with decent off-white head and strong lacing. Nose is faint malt. Body is translucent and not easy to peer through, which is a plus.

Broad, refreshing flavor with copious but unoffending biitterness from a surprisingly robust hop presence and a medium malt profile. A little metallic and tinny tasting in the finish. Mouthfeel could stand to be a little thicker but this still is a fairly solid amber ale (though the hoppiness almost makes you think it's a pale ale) with highly drinkable qualities, although maybe moreso in summer than in winter.

Serving type: bottle

01-28-2007 02:06:12 | More by daliandragon
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Harvey98

Arizona

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

03-01-2014 00:05:33 | More by Harvey98
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avacadohotsauce

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

06-11-2012 21:28:37 | More by avacadohotsauce
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jtd335

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

04-03-2012 18:52:11 | More by jtd335
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csmalley

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

12-14-2013 23:50:20 | More by csmalley
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chrismel

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

11-21-2012 00:10:03 | More by chrismel
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mjenkins5

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

02-20-2013 02:52:27 | More by mjenkins5
Bell's Amber Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
86 out of 100 based on 2,249 ratings.