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

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BA SCORE
86
very good

2,373 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 2,373
Reviews: 857
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 12.01%
Wants: 89
Gots: 146 | 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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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Like the Pale Ale, it's on the pale side for the style and has a similiar head. The body is a medium amber, but looks gold in some lights. Aroma is less hoppy than the PA and picks up some caramel notes. The flavor also has the slight caramel notes, but is still dominated by that crisp pale malt flavor (don't know what it's called). The hops are subtle to not there in the beginning but come out to give you a slow motion punch in the end. It's a very weak, friendly punch though. Seems like the hop blend is the same or similar to the one used in the Pale Ale, just in lower amounts.

aracauna, Nov 01, 2002
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Bell's Amber Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
86 out of 100 based on 2,373 ratings.