Drake's Amber Ale - Drake's Brewing Co.
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3.34/5 rDev -12.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25
Appearance: dark amber in color with a short head that breaks down quickly.
Smell: caramel and some fruit sweetness comes through to the nose.
Taste: caramel, bread, ripe fruits, and a bit of earthiness are the main flavors. The bitterness is soft and takes a back seat here.
Mouthfeel: medium bodied beer. Lightly crisp to start, smoother at the finish. Short lasting aftertaste.
Overall: a mild flavored ale that is a bit tame overall, but it is very easy to consume.
Serving type: on-tap
02-13-2014 04:23:40 | More by Gavage
3.3/5 rDev -13.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25
Appearance: A burnt copper/orange. Head is off-white and small. Drops to an almost non-existent cap with a small creamy collar.
Smell: Sweet bready malts. Some caramel malt sweetness. A hint of toffee and some grassy notes. Sweet. Some hints of citrus with a nice clean yeast profile. So much biscuit dough. Cooked and caramelized malts. A bit of roasty and toasty malts.
Taste: Some slight hints of citrus hopping,. A bit of pith. Sweet caramelized malts. Some caramel and toffee with a ton of undercooked biscuit dough. Lightly toasted. Pretty mellow. Warming drops the sweetness a touch. Clean yeast profile, but still present.
Mouthfeel: Moderate to slightly above average carbonation. Medium body. Clean, very clean.
Overall: From this beer dinosaurs are made.
Good. Bready and easy drinking. Not much going on, but that's cool.
Serving type: bottle
05-29-2013 20:02:25 | More by Goblinmunkey7
Drake's Amber Ale from Drake's Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 77 ratings.