Amber | The 3 Brewers

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
The 3 Brewers
Ontario, Canada
les3brasseurs.ca

Style: Belgian Dark Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Well-balanced, smooth and bold. A special blend of pale malts give this beer its distinct color.

26 IBU

Added by Sammy on 06-19-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
28
Reviews:
9
Avg:
3.22
pDev:
16.77%
 
 
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0
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2
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Ratings: 28 |  Reviews: 9
Photo of WoodBrew
3.75/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

I'm trying this at the Oakville location. It poured a clear amber with thin white head that is not leaving any lace. The scent had hints of caramel malt. The taste was nicely balanced and easy to drink....slight roast accompanied the caramel base. The mouthfeel was medium in body with good carbonation. Overall it's a decent amber.

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

Photo of TerryW
2.53/5  rDev -21.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Part of a sampler made up of 6 beers. Of the lot of them, this one was probably the most anonymous and undistinguished. Not nasty in any way, but pretty much devoid of, well, anything ...

Nice colour though. However, that's not quite enough in a beer.

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Photo of DaPan
3.85/5  rDev +19.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DenisKolkin
3.09/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of ejh06752
3/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Jotora
3/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Danielr26
2.5/5  rDev -22.4%

Photo of mjacquard
3.24/5  rDev +0.6%

Photo of Hoptoria
2.72/5  rDev -15.5%

Photo of SebD
3/5  rDev -6.8%

Photo of kehlah
3.25/5  rDev +0.9%

Photo of wrightst
4/5  rDev +24.2%

Photo of MidwestBA
3.25/5  rDev +0.9%

Photo of brandon911
3.75/5  rDev +16.5%

Photo of WillAndSarah
3/5  rDev -6.8%

Photo of timiskin
3.25/5  rDev +0.9%

Photo of cfalovo97
3/5  rDev -6.8%

Photo of Dyerseve
3.75/5  rDev +16.5%

Photo of CaptainIan
2.96/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

A brownish red body with a very thin, foamy head. The aroma had an almost smoky smell, which didn't reflect the taste at all.

The taste was more vibrant malt flavour, rather than the darker, spicy/smoke flavour that you would expect from the smell. It was full-bodied and rich and finished with a really nice mouthfeel.

Overall its a good malty sweet beer that has a hint of smoky smell and finishes smooth, with mild carbonation.

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Photo of Wordslinger
1.5/5  rDev -53.4%

Photo of cyrenaica
4.03/5  rDev +25.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I tried this beer on April 22, 2010 at "The 3 Brewers" brewpub in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The beer was a translucent dark cherry red with a very thin white head that hung around on the surface. The aroma was sweet malt, wheat, caramel and hops. The mouthfeel was full-bodied with medium carbonation, The flavour was sweet malt, some wheat malt, and a bitter finish. There was definitely some hefe/witbier characteristics

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Photo of Buster
3.5/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of jneiswender
4/5  rDev +24.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had on tap at the Toronto brewpub. Served in a pint glass cool.

A-Thin off white head and brownish red body

S-Spicy vanilla

T-Spicy, sweet, really nice malt flavors

M-Smooth, medium to full mouthful

D-Nice variation of a varied style. I would drink this again. You can really drink a few of these and be happy.

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Photo of allergictomacros
3.1/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Clear red/amber with a hint of smoke and caramel aroma. Flavour is light roastiness and some dark fruit and raisins. Hints of tobacco and cocoa as well. Flavour balance seems a bit off though. Moderate heft in the body and a slight slickness, and touch of astringency. Just an OK brew that seems a bit rough to me.

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Amber from The 3 Brewers
3.22 out of 5 based on 28 ratings.
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