Dirtyface Amber Lager | Icicle Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Icicle Brewing Company
Washington, United States
iciclebrewing.com

Style: American Amber / Red Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Finally, a beer that pays homage to the hard workers in our Valley. The trail crews and farmers, the lumberjacks and firefighters, we brew this for you! With these folk in mind, we’ve created an Amber Lager that features a smooth, medium body, with a rich toasted malt aroma. Dirtyface’s initial malty sweetness finishes fresh and clean… unlike its name. No need to wash up, just wash down.

ABV: 5.0% IBU: 21 OG: 13.0°P FG: 3.7°P

Added by HuskyinPDX on 04-19-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
22
Reviews:
4
Avg:
3.29
pDev:
15.2%
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
8
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0
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Ratings: 22 |  Reviews: 4
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Photo of nhirsch04
3.61/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of hreb
2.63/5  rDev -20.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

22oz bomber served in a pint glass.

I ordered this Amber ale at JJ Hills in Leavenworth, near the brewery. So why does my red ale taste like bad American adjunct lager? Oh, because it is clearly labeled as lager. Still, bad. Drinkable, but bad. At least it *looks* like a red ale (in the glass, that is).

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Photo of DOCRW
3.78/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Beardo
4.14/5  rDev +25.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BlueSpader
3.67/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DKRowden
3.9/5  rDev +18.5%

Photo of JonathanAlires
3.68/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Braz
3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

Photo of Andrew24
3.75/5  rDev +14%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of HuskyinPDX
3.49/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap at the brew house in Levenworth.

A - Served a amber orange with a large tan head that doesn't move.

S - Much like any other lager. Pretty malty and sweet.

T - Lagerish is the best to describe. More bread malt tasting than usual.

D - good carbonation with a lighter body.

O - Lager, amber. Ho hum at best.

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Photo of mactrail
3.64/5  rDev +10.6%

Beautiful copper color with a decent head in the Ureich Pils glass. Suitably fizzy in the mouth. Seriously malty stuff, which I like well enough in this style.

This is more like an English brew with the fruity hops and a whiff of the Old Ale. Surprisingly sweet after some sipping. Modestly bittier aftertaste. This is not the bitter hop attack of many Red/Amber beers. Interesting and full bodied.

From the 22 oz bottle bought at Flood Valley Homebrew in Chehalis.
3.75 3.75 3.75 3.5 3.75

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Photo of rarigney
3.75/5  rDev +14%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Fraguh
4/5  rDev +21.6%

Photo of powdersoldier
3.75/5  rDev +14%

Photo of CJNAPS
3.49/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of dunix
3.75/5  rDev +14%

Photo of RJLarse
4.25/5  rDev +29.2%

Tap-a-draft fill from Growler Guys.

A nice red lager for the fall season. Tasty, with a bit of sweet bread and caramel flavor, mild bitterness.

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Photo of mdavidson
2.5/5  rDev -24%

Photo of stevoj
3.08/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Bottle from Michael's in Moses Lake. Solid amber, but nothing memorable. Just average, through and through. Finishes fast, too fast. was hoping for better.

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Photo of beertunes
3.25/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of 2GOOFY
3.35/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of TwoTrees
3.6/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Dirtyface Amber Lager from Icicle Brewing Company
3.29 out of 5 based on 22 ratings.
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