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Palmetto Amber - Palmetto Brewing Company

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162 Ratings
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Ratings: 162
Reviews: 83
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 15.9%
Wants: 1
Gots: 3 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Palmetto Brewing Company visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A complex malt character is balanced with just the right amount of hops, resulting in a clean full flavored beer.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-30-2002)
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GossageBrewery

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured this 12 oz bottle into a pint glass. This Amber Ale poured a orangish color, produced a cream colored thick head, average retention and above average lacing. The aroma of this ale contains mostly malted grain with a hint of citrus. Medium in body, this ale had a base malted cereal grain which gives way to a slight touch of orange citric flavor. There is a noticeable grassy hop finish. The mouthfeel of this amber ale is very nice, most amber ales are very light- but this example is one of the "fullest" I have sampled. Great session beer, worth a try!

Serving type: bottle

01-15-2013 15:59:02 | More by GossageBrewery
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Clemsontiger81

South Carolina

2.5/5  rDev -27.7%

07-30-2014 02:12:48 | More by Clemsontiger81
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4.5/5  rDev +30.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

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Georgia

3.24/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Palmetto Amber poured in a pint glass, had great color and a very inviting aroma. the taste was stronger than anticipated for this amber. It had a very strong aftertaste that I would characterize this beer as a sipping beer vice the "cold one" after cutting the grass. Once you took the first sip you could tell this was a well crafted brew. After the third sip the initial strength of the brew became very palatable. This would be a great beer to have with a dinner.

Serving type: bottle

07-10-2014 01:03:39 | More by ordybill
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4.25/5  rDev +22.8%

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3/5  rDev -13.3%

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3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

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3/5  rDev -13.3%

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Georgia

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

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4/5  rDev +15.6%

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1.4/5  rDev -59.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1

Although this beer does look nice in a glass, like a typical amber beer, it's looks do nothing for the taste. The smell should have clued me into something being off but I drank the beer anyway. Upon first taste it is harsh and acidic. As I drank more the harsh overly hoppy flavor seemed to get worse. This has to be the worst beer I have ever tasted, and I have had some bad beers. Luckily I got a pint for free. I would have been very upset had I had to pay for it. Never again...

Serving type: on-tap

12-13-2013 22:34:13 | More by ferios
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Palmetto Amber from Palmetto Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 162 ratings.