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L'Ambree | Lord Nelson Pub (Brasserie Du Molard)

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Brewed by:
Lord Nelson Pub (Brasserie Du Molard)
Switzerland | website

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by atigerlife on 07-04-2006

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Reviews:
3
Ratings:
6
Avg:
3.72
pDev:
13.71%
 
 
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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 6
Reviews by Nickls:
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3.11/5  rDev -16.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

(From notes)

Poured with a creamier, fairly dense half-finger of foam; ruby burnt orange color.

Aroma of light musky grapes; touch yeasty; grainy; not very appetizing in the smell. Things improve with the taste, light grains but not as cereal-like as suggested in the nose. Touch of sour fruitiness; cereal...eh. Nothing close to being an American interpretation of the style. Complete absence of a malt profile and/or hops that suggest something along those style lines. Medium to thinner body; softer carbonation. Not a great drinker, really uninteresting but it's slightly better than macro swill. Serviceable in a pinch.

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Photo of atigerlife
4/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.5

Being unfiltered, this beer poured a an opaque brown [basically, looks like apple cider] with a thick, creamy light brown head. Head hung around for a short time. Nice lacing.
Very nice start.

Aroma is of fermenting fruit [apples].

Taste is of sweet malts with only some light hops at the end.

Mouthfeel is flat and listless. No carbonation.

Overall, a very easy to drink brew. Other than the mouthfeel, I wouldn't mind having another [or several].

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Photo of jmtpi
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of duceswild
3.42/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of spdyfire83
4.17/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

90th Review
Presented in mini-tulip glass

Enjoyed at Brasserie Du Molard while visiting Geneva, Switzerland.

A: Murky grapefruit. Almost no head on this guy...just a few lingering bubbles.

S: Caramel, vanilla, plum peel, raisins. Interesting and unexpected.

T: Medium malt body that is very pleasant with a nice balance of caramel. Hints of plum and craisin come thru, but do not over-power the lingering sweetness. Very enjoyable!

M: Medium body with almost no carbonation.

O: For me, this did not drink like a normal amber, but I really enjoyed that about it. There were several layers and it was decently complex. By far my favorite of their three offerings at this classy Swiss brewpub.

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Photo of larbush
3.76/5  rDev +1.1%

L'Ambree from Lord Nelson Pub (Brasserie Du Molard)
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.
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