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Smoked Amber - Triple C Brewing Co.

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Smoked Amber
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BA SCORE
78
okay

27 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 27
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.29
pDev: 18.84%
Wants: 0
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Triple C Brewing Co. visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Cherry Wood Smoked Malt and English Golden Naked Oats give this beer a truly unique flavor. Slight smokiness pairs well with the nuttiness from the oats and great flavor from German Chocolate Wheat Malt. A great beer to pair with BBQ, fish, or any hearty meal!

29 IBU

(Beer added by: CBlack85 on 09-17-2012)
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dvmin98

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3.25/5  rDev -1.2%

12-03-2012 12:52:55 | More by dvmin98
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I absolutely love supporting local breweries, but unfortunately I just can't stand this beer. Although the appearance of this beer is quite nice when poured into a pint glass, unfortunately the smokey notes completely overwhelm this amber. All I could smell or taste for the rest of the evening was smoke - it was like I'd smoked an entire cigar. Unfortunately - this beer is just not for me...

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Filled this up for the second time at the brewery.
A blood sausage dark red, really dark for an amber. Just a Whispy layer of white. More impressive straight from the draft of course.

Aroma, very malty and a tinge of smoke. A peaty caramel. Herbal hops and some cocoa finish it off. Pretty nice.

I'd say nearly mid bodied. Slightly lower carbonation, but adequate. Bigger feeling than most so the lower carb is ok. Obviously no alcohol presence.
This may be my regular local drinker. I really enjoyed this one.

8/17/13 This recipe as changed and is NOTHING like the original. A lightly smokey grain beer now. Hazy gold pour. Like a smokey Yuengling. Nothing against Yuengling, but that was not what this brew was at its inception.

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pours a dark reddish brown color with an appropriate head. tad of smokiness on the nose, but mostly malts. the taste is bigger on the smoke upfront but it doesn't linger on the palate. malt kick on the back end. not bad. medium bodied with low carbonation.

overall solid beer.

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Smoked Amber from Triple C Brewing Co.
78 out of 100 based on 27 ratings.