California Amber | Ballast Point Brewing Company

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86
very good
1,452 Ratings
California AmberCalifornia Amber
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Ballast Point Brewing Company
California, United States
ballastpoint.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly Calico Copper Amber Ale

Added by xlperro on 04-10-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,452
Reviews:
466
Avg:
3.83
pDev:
10.44%
 
 
Wants:
60
Gots:
238
For Trade:
0
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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: poured from a 12 oz bottle into a pint glass, red amber colored with a large off white head that lingers leaving good lacing, clear

S: light citrus hops, lemony and zesty, caramel malt

T: citrus peel bitterness up front, sweetens only slightly in the middle, hop profile is balanced by caramel malt, finish is bitter citrus, bready and tangy

M: medium with higher carbonation

O: above average but a bit one dimensional, flavors are reserved

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California Amber from Ballast Point Brewing Company
3.83 out of 5 based on 1,452 ratings.
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