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Thirsty Goat Amber | Thirsty Planet Brewing Company

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3.56/5
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171 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Thirsty Planet Brewing Company
Texas, United States
thirstyplanet.net

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
30 IBU

Added by wagenvolks on 06-29-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#38,392
Reviews:
20
Ratings:
171
pDev:
14.61%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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7
Gots:
64
Trade:
0
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Reviews by Durge:
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3.65/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A fairly clear copper brown colored brew with a solid off-white head and
great lacing. The aroma is a very subtle grainy malt, not much else. However,
the flavor jumps out with a healthy evergreen hop blended with deep molasses
malt. There's some grass bite with a neat chocolate idea floating around. I
might add a little rye grain as well. Really pretty enjoyable with a medium body
that delivers a very fine, pretty mild carbonation and a slight resin to a
smooth, easy drinking brew. Not bad.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of Tiernan
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

Photo of therealJAYZ
4.05/5  rDev +13.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of SmellsofMahagony
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

Photo of Mora2000
3.63/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

On tap at the Draught House in Austin.

The beer pours an amber color with a white head. The aroma is pretty straight forward with a lot of caramel malt. The flavor is a mix of caramel and toffee malt. I also get some chocolate, earthy and grassy hops and some iced tea notes. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

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4/5  rDev +12.4%

Photo of Dello
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

Photo of Garrettshu
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

Photo of Dface
4/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

Photo of javlin624
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

Photo of cbaz
3.62/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Ben1313
3.69/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Jacobus79
4/5  rDev +12.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

Photo of needMIbeer
3.81/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

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3/5  rDev -15.7%

Photo of Tygh
3.86/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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3/5  rDev -15.7%

Photo of tony17
4/5  rDev +12.4%

Photo of NyernTX
4.15/5  rDev +16.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

If you love Ambers, this ones hard to beat.

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Photo of ph33rbob
5/5  rDev +40.4%

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Thirsty Goat Amber from Thirsty Planet Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.56 out of 5 with 171 ratings
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