Fat Tire Amber Ale | New Belgium Brewing

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Fat Tire Amber AleFat Tire Amber Ale
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3.6/5
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8,841 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

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Added by kbub6f on 10-07-2000

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#38,978
Reviews:
2,067
Ratings:
8,841
pDev:
14.72%
Bros Score:
3.6
 
 
Wants:
246
Gots:
2,659
Trade:
1
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 8,841 |  Reviews: 2,067
Photo of Pretendeer
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of gardner254
3.4/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Johnnyrafer
3.07/5  rDev -14.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of Buttstallion
1/5  rDev -72.2%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of rudiecantfail
3.27/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

12 oz. bottle poured into a tulip glass.

L---Golden orange. Clear. Head started off thick, but quickly disappeared. Some ok lacing.

S---Very malty. Overly sweet.

T---Malty & grainy. Mild hops are there as well.

F---Thick& creamy. Nice carbonation.

O---I had it on draft and liked it better than out of the bottle. Still, a serviceable beer. I'd have another if it was there.

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Photo of DoctorRobert1969
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Solid classic. Drinks easy.

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Photo of hacefresco
2.61/5  rDev -27.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Photo of carolinabeerguy
3.62/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Bartpatton
3.48/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jnorris404
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Craven
3.21/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of BenHoppy
3.4/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of fastsite
3.95/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of NathanBeets
2.21/5  rDev -38.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Lots of toffee/chocolate flavors. Tastes very watered down. Not much else to it, I would not recommend.

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Photo of austinc94
3.95/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of basaywhat
3.62/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 oz bottle. Pours a clear deep amber with a thick off white head that leaves lots of lace. Nose is light toffee and grain with some light fruit. Lightly sweet honey with very light roast. Slightly thin creamy mouth with average carbonation and a crisp finish.

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Photo of dokhollidai
3.77/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Thesupe
4.03/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of sashmont
4.17/5  rDev +15.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Wamba
3.68/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of asnakeofjuly
4.05/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Spencer96
1.21/5  rDev -66.4%
look: 1.25 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.25

Photo of ALLMUCH
3.94/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Mjmoney23
4.15/5  rDev +15.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of 22Blue
3.74/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Fat Tire Amber Ale from New Belgium Brewing
Beer rating: 3.6 out of 5 with 8,841 ratings