Alleycat Amber | Lost Coast Brewery and Cafe

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BA SCORE
3.61/5
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405 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Lost Coast Brewery and Cafe
California, United States
lostcoast.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-15-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#37,983
Reviews:
174
Ratings:
405
pDev:
12.47%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Ratings: 405 |  Reviews: 174
Photo of MJSJr
3.77/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MustyDusty
3.7/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TheBigBoy
2.4/5  rDev -33.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Enjoy lost coast brews but not this one

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Photo of Beernoobie
4.03/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BucannonXC5
3.77/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Type: 12-oz. bottle
Glass: Pint mug
From: Albertsons in Alpine, Calif.
Price: $1.67 ($9.99 for a mix 6-pack)
Purchased: Jan. 2, 2015
Consumed: Jan. 3, 2015
Misc.: N/A

Poured a caramel, orange, hazy color with two fingers of khaki-tan, frothy head. Pretty serene, albeit hazy underneath the head. Minimal wet lacing on the sides of the glass. Poor retention. (Sight - 3.50)

Smelled a pleasant whiff of caramel, toffee, floral hops, unknown spicy notes, faint chocolate, sweetened iced team, lemon zest, herbal hops, plum juice and some overall roastiness. (Smell - 4.00)

Tasted not quite as good as the nose, but good for an amber. Earthy rye hops, sweetened iced tea, roasty caramel, toffee, herbal hops, sugary floral notes, honey, light menthol and faint spicy Mexican chocolate. (Taste - 3.75)

Medium body. Thin texture. Average carbonation. Abrupt finish. (Feel - 3.50)

This is a very good representative of an American Amber. Would have it again for sure. (Overall - 3.75)

3.77 | 85 | B+

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Photo of Totalpackage411
4.15/5  rDev +15%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 3.75

Not the best amber I've had but it was the best amber option at yard house so I have it a try. I prefer the downtown brown.

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Photo of Shawnxa3
3.51/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of double2chin
4/5  rDev +10.8%

Photo of velezgerena
4/5  rDev +10.8%

good with a kick taste smilar to sam adams boston laguer

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3.7/5  rDev +2.5%

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3.96/5  rDev +9.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -3%

Photo of david18
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of gulfscuba
5/5  rDev +38.5%

I had 2 of these beers at Dogtober Fest in Dunedin, FL last weekend. It was a very good amber and I really enjoyed them. I am going to buy more in the future!

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3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -10%

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3.5/5  rDev -3%

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2.32/5  rDev -35.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of alcohline_trip
3.51/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BeerLoverCRM
3/5  rDev -16.9%

Photo of shoegueuze
3.4/5  rDev -5.8%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

Alleycat Amber from Lost Coast Brewery and Cafe
Beer rating: 3.61 out of 5 with 405 ratings