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Amber - Abita Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
78
okay

1,232 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,232
Reviews: 471
rAvg: 3.44
pDev: 16.86%
Wants: 26
Gots: 66 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Abita Brewing Co. visit their website
Louisiana, United States

Style | ABV
Vienna Lager |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Amber is a Munich style lager brewed with crystal malt and Perle hops. It has a smooth, malty, slightly caramel flavor and a rich amber color. Abita Amber was the first beer offered by the brewery and continues to be our leading seller.

17 IBU

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 07-08-2001)
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gonzo46and2

Florida

2.35/5  rDev -31.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours a cedar mulch reddish brown with little head to speak of. Did not lace the glass at all.

Aroma is mild. Candy like fruitiness from the malt and tiny bit of herbal or flowery hops.

Taste is also very mild, easy drinking and not impressive. There was a metallic aftertaste that was a bit unpleasant.

Really this is a basic beer that's not done all that well. The flaws really come out and shine when the flavors are so muted. I could drink this beer again, but I'd never purchase it for myself.

Serving type: on-tap

03-29-2009 19:15:11 | More by gonzo46and2
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Amber from Abita Brewing Co.
78 out of 100 based on 1,232 ratings.