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Wisconsin Amber - Capital Brewery

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335 Ratings
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Ratings: 335
Reviews: 165
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 12.92%
Wants: 5
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Capital Brewery visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Lager |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-15-2001)
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Ratings: 335 | Reviews: 165 | Display Reviews Only:
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SkinniePost

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

04-05-2014 04:31:27 | More by SkinniePost
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DaveMiller

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

03-27-2014 01:35:05 | More by DaveMiller
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Trfagan3

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

03-14-2014 01:11:34 | More by Trfagan3
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TonyTalon

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

03-12-2014 23:43:57 | More by TonyTalon
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rmargeson

New York

3/5  rDev -15.7%

03-11-2014 17:15:57 | More by rmargeson
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chet1215

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

03-10-2014 04:55:44 | More by chet1215
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Karibourgeois

Texas

3/5  rDev -15.7%

03-08-2014 20:41:17 | More by Karibourgeois
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tipabu

California

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

03-04-2014 00:38:40 | More by tipabu
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bcsbeer

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

02-28-2014 04:56:23 | More by bcsbeer
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onlymurderers

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

02-28-2014 00:19:50 | More by onlymurderers
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Nemers

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

02-20-2014 06:19:01 | More by Nemers
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KeeganRabelhofer

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

02-07-2014 22:06:15 | More by KeeganRabelhofer
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Nicholas53207

Wisconsin

5/5  rDev +40.4%

02-02-2014 21:31:56 | More by Nicholas53207
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Westuh

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

01-30-2014 17:41:35 | More by Westuh
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Azpittil57

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

01-25-2014 23:47:16 | More by Azpittil57
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Nick-K

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

01-25-2014 22:16:02 | More by Nick-K
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northcoastwolf

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

01-12-2014 04:50:16 | More by northcoastwolf
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BryanCarey

Texas

3.39/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Poured from its silver can, this amber ale offers a nose of caramel malt, toasted malt, and molasses. Its color is orange/copper and the body is completely clear.

This beer has a flavor that leans toward the sweet side, with tastes of caramel, bread, light roast, dough, toffee, and a touch of brown sugar. The hops impart a slightly herbal character, although they are buried behind the taste of the malt.

This seems like a basic amber brew with enough going for it to recommend, but not enough going for it to strike an emotional chord or otherwise stand out in one’s beer drinking memory. I warmed up to it more with repeated sips and I now appreciate this beer for what it is- an everyday amber beer that is non- pretentious and agreeable, even if not exceptional. Some may say it is underwhelming, but it does have enough going for it to recommend.

Serving type: can

01-11-2014 06:03:00 | More by BryanCarey
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Skillz

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

01-06-2014 21:57:55 | More by Skillz
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bnes09

Illinois

3.19/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Light, transparent, orange-amber color lager. Soda-like head on the pour with little retention.

Fresh, malty aroma with hints of citrus fruits and fresh cut grass.

Slightly roasted malt flavor. Almonds and toast. Touch of caramel. Rice and corn adjuncts. Mild herbal hop.

Light body. Descent carbonation. Grainy texture.

Ok, but just doesn't have that much flavor or body. Fairly refreshing, however.

Serving type: bottle

01-05-2014 22:53:35 | More by bnes09
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OriolesFan1008

Maryland

3/5  rDev -15.7%

01-03-2014 19:57:02 | More by OriolesFan1008
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jzlyo

Iowa

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

12-26-2013 01:03:17 | More by jzlyo
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Eaglefan344

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

12-09-2013 16:44:59 | More by Eaglefan344
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Shy5

Oregon

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

12-05-2013 00:53:01 | More by Shy5
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vinny21bal

Illinois

3/5  rDev -15.7%

12-02-2013 14:11:35 | More by vinny21bal
Wisconsin Amber from Capital Brewery
81 out of 100 based on 335 ratings.