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Alaskan Amber - Alaskan Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
82
good

1,401 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 1,401
Reviews: 559
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 12.43%
Wants: 44
Gots: 115 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Alaskan Brewing Co. visit their website
Alaska, United States

Style | ABV
Altbier |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Richly malty and long on the palate, with just enough hop backing to make this beautiful amber colored "alt" style beer notably well balanced.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-20-2001)
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4/5  rDev +10.5%

SamKetchum, Sep 05, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev +5%

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4.1/5  rDev +13.3%

Presentation: It was poured from a brown 12 oz bottle into a tulip glass.

Appearance: The body has a very beautiful deep amber color with good clarity and lively carbonation flowing up the center of the glass. The quick pour made only a modest one finger tall head. This head was light tan in color and quick fading. This made for no lacing at all.

Smell: The aroma is very inviting surprisingly fruity. It brings notes of dark bready maltiness with dark fruit, dark cherries, plums and apple peels.

Taste / Palate: First up is a medium body mix of bready sweet maltiness blending with the same dark fruit notes from the the aroma. The finish adds notes of roasted almond and a mild balance of earthy dryness from hops. The palate feels smooth and somewhat slick.

generallee, Sep 03, 2014
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3/5  rDev -17.1%

bman266643, Sep 02, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

Slight Begian taste, not wanted in an Alt.

jpwadd, Sep 02, 2014
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CorgiDad, Sep 02, 2014
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Sparty55, Aug 31, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

Excellent

JasonKearney23, Aug 30, 2014
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Alaskan Amber from Alaskan Brewing Co.
82 out of 100 based on 1,401 ratings.