Fat Tire Amber Ale | New Belgium Brewing

Fat Tire Amber AleFat Tire Amber Ale
BA SCORE
43.1%
Liked This Beer
3.6 w/ 8,729 ratings
Fat Tire Amber AleFat Tire Amber Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing
Colorado, United States
newbelgium.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by kbub6f on 10-07-2000

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#36,968
Reviews:
2,053
Ratings:
8,729
Liked:
3,758
Avg:
3.6/5
pDev:
14.72%
Alströms:
3.6
 
 
Wants:
241
Gots:
2,572
Trade:
1
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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Dark amber color, yet fairly transparent. A substantial head with lively carbonation.

The smell is distinctly of malt, with a bit of sourness in the background.

As the smell, the taste is dominated by malt. Yet, there are hints of floral, grass and vanilla. The feel is light and drinkable, just what you need for a biking trip through Belgium.

Overall, this is a delightful beer. Light, drinkable and sufficiently complex. Pretty much the perfect reflection of the brewery as a whole.

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Fat Tire Amber Ale from New Belgium Brewing
Beer rating: 43.1% out of 100 with 8,729 ratings
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