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African Amber - Mac and Jack's Brewery

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African Amber
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87
very good

265 Ratings
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Ratings: 265
Reviews: 110
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 14.36%
Wants: 10
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mac and Jack's Brewery visit their website
Washington, United States

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

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-04-2002)
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BeerManDanNYC

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4.83/5  rDev +23.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

This beer is worth the trip to the pacific northwest...because it's not found anywhere else! A rich, easy-drinking amber beer that never disappointing. A rich brown color and a perfect balance of flavors, this is easily one of my favorite domestic beers!

Serving type: on-tap

09-27-2011 23:55:59 | More by BeerManDanNYC
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My first beer on tap!

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African Amber from Mac and Jack's Brewery
87 out of 100 based on 265 ratings.