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Tröegs Hopback Amber Ale - Tröegs Brewing Company

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Tröegs Hopback Amber AleTröegs Hopback Amber Ale

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2,422 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,422
Reviews: 1,096
rAvg: 4
pDev: 10.5%
Wants: 84
Gots: 156 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Tröegs Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Per Troegs website - serving temperature should be 50-55° F.

(Beer added by: Maestro on 09-29-2002)
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tr4nc3d

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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

12fl oz bottle poured into my pint glass

Appearance is an amber color with a slightly tan two inch head. Frothy and great head retention with a thin layer sitting on top of the beer. A lot of soapy scattered lacing is left clinging to the sides of my glass as the head subsides.

Good aroma of citrus with the likes of mango being more prominent. Following is papaya and pineapple. Caramel malts with toffee and a slight toasty bread/biscuit aroma is also detected

Caramel and toffee are present right away with a little bit of citrus tangerine flavor. Toasty bread and biscuit comes following with a hint of bitterness in the finish.

Mouthfeel is a bit thin with a little less then average carbonation.

Overall a decent beer but my complaint is it lacked body and more flavor.

Serving type: bottle

09-15-2010 16:41:00 | More by tr4nc3d
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Tröegs Hopback Amber Ale from Tröegs Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 2,422 ratings.