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Ambassador (w/Smoke And Barrel) | Mad Fox Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Mad Fox Brewing Company
Virginia, United States | website

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.30%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by cjgiant on 08-13-2013

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
15
Avg:
3.62
pDev:
48.9%
 
 
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3.54/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

From Mad Fox's description:
A Session IPA that is very easy drinking, coming in at 4.3% ABV. Big juicy hop resin and floral fruit aromas; dry-hopped Australian Galaxy hops bring mango & passionfruit and dry-hopped experimental American HBC 342 add lemon & melon. The hop bitterness is balanced by lemon zest and citrus hop flavors. Vienna and Munich malt balance the hops with subtle toast and biscuit sweetness


O: As with most session-style IPAs, you can tell the beer wants to be more. To me it tastes a bit like their Orange Whip, with more citrus/fruit malt character than mouth-tugging hops bitterness
A: yellow-amber clear, with little hard and not much retention or lacing.
S: orange, malt nose, a little grassy
T: similar to smell, flavorful up front. Weak in the end (same I've noted on other sessions) - as it seems a little watery
M: ever so slight resin pull tries to come through at end, but ultimately fails.

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Ambassador (w/Smoke And Barrel) from Mad Fox Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.
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