Ambrée D'Amour | Golden Lion Brewing Company / Pub & Brasserie le Lion D'Or

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Ambrée D'AmourAmbrée D'Amour

Brewed by:
Golden Lion Brewing Company / Pub & Brasserie le Lion D'Or
Quebec, Canada

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by Todd on 03-05-2005

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Photo of Yoonisaykul
2.09/5  rDev -31.5%
look: 3 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2

Bottle reads: A mystical blend of four aphrodisiacs combined with the powers of our magical totem pole make this a uniquely stmulatin brew.

Okay so 500ml of mystical aphrodisiac into my wine glass. This beer has a strange vibe to it.

A- Little head, only a thick ring and a patch in the center. Peculiar amber with a very subtle pink hue. With the bubbles rising reminds me a bit of a pink champagne. Completely clear with no lacing.

S- Pee-yuuu was my first thought. Smells like grappa with a chocolaty background.

T- Hard to say. It tastes good and bad at the same time. Really tastes like light strawberry juice. Ends with a barleywine-esque bitterness.

M- Very thin, medium carbonation, very dry.

D- Refreshing and drinks okay but I'd be pissed if this is all I'd have to drink for the night. A whole pint would be too much.

I got used to it after a few sips and downed it but this is not what I'm looking for when I want a beer.

A tough-guy cooler.

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Photo of Phyl21ca
3.35/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Bottle: Poured a deep amber color ale with a super thick foamy head with good carbonation and excellent retention. Aroma of dry malt notes with some notes of caramel. Taste is also dominated by a quite dry caramel malt mix with limited hops presence and without much complexity. Body is fuller then expected with good carbonation. Nice session ale without too much complexity.

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Photo of bloberglawp
3.2/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Served in pint glass, at 65F. Nice orange hue, bottle conditionned, light malt aroma / flavor. I feel it could use a little more. Light hop aroma, grassy. Well balanced. Mild bitter taste, slightly pepper, makes this interresting to try and figure out.

Not a crazy brew, but very enjoyable none the less.

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Photo of 3Vandoo
3.21/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A nice amber beer, that when poored went from clear amber red to dark, actually it was like the eclipse of the beer. A nice head formed itself to a beautiful nice body, unfortunately the head quickly dissapeared without leaving her phone number but let traces of herself on the glass.

Smell: hops first comes to the nose, followed by spices and fruity notes.

taste: Bitter, sour, but without no complexity, a sourness that doesnt leave notes to the palate.The ginseng and other herbs used for this beers come and tricks us a bit, sourness from these ingredient, well I cannot very detect any, actually what does ginseng tastes like? I dont know, but I seriously think these ingredient comes play trick to this beer. I wonder how she would taste without Very drinkable, nice touches and finish to the palate, nothing to really freak on. Now, it say amphrodisiac, well I might tell how it end up !!


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Photo of cfalovo97
2/5  rDev -34.4%

Photo of andrenaline
3.25/5  rDev +6.6%

Photo of Barraclou
3.77/5  rDev +23.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Presentation: Golden Lion 500ml bottle.

Appearance: A orange / brown ale with no much head. As her sister, Pride, this ale's head disappeared very quickly, but continued to be very bubbly.

Smell: Malt with some floral hops

Taste: Bitter, but smooth.I didn't found the presence of these "secret ingredients".

Mouthfeel: Sweet, but a little too watery.

Drinkability: A good and shameless ale, but it won't make history.

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Photo of cpanossian
3.16/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Poured from bottle into tall clear glass. Effervescent with one finger head that quickly dissaptes - no lacing. Nice clear light amber color. Aroma is a little off - similar to a fruit flavored beer like strawberry with some malty honey characters. Taste is a little sour like a fruit beer - I think this has strawberry extract, passion fruit extract , maybe some fig flavor too? Am curious whatthe "mystical blend of four aphrodisiacs" are... An acquired taste - not for everyone and in small quantities I think. Am also curious if it works haha.

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Photo of kwjd
3.62/5  rDev +18.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at the brewpub. Pours an amber-orange colour with nice white head, but little lacing. Smells quite fruity and like sweet honey with a hint of floral hops. Very sweet flavour with a hint of bitterness. Nice carbonation. Nothing too exciting, but a flavourful amber.

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Photo of rodenbach99
2.85/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

bouteille brune de 500ml.

belle couleur cuivré avec des reflets orangés. la mousse était très belle mais elle a disparue aussi-tôt, dommage, nez prononcé de malt, de caramel et d'épice, cannelle, bruyère (heather), peut-être. en bouche la finale est épicée mais je n'aime pas le goût.

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Photo of -chii-
3/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Ambrée D'Amour from Golden Lion Brewing Company / Pub & Brasserie le Lion D'Or
Beer rating: 3.05 out of 5 with 11 ratings