Hoppy Hour Session Brown Ale | Amplified Ale Works

BA SCORE
-
no score
Awaiting More Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Amplified Ale Works
California, United States
amplifiedales.com

Style: American Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.10%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by mactrail on 08-01-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3
Reviews:
1
Avg:
3.68
pDev:
4.08%
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
0
For Trade:
0
View: Beers | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 1
Reviews by mactrail:
Photo of mactrail
3.73/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Handsome amberish brown color with a perky head in the tall Pilsner glass. Keeps enough foam as you sip and it's plenty carbonated in the mouth. Nice aroma of fresh and flowery hops.

Brewer says this is made with the 7 Cs hop blend from HopUnion. It's plenty hoppy and bitter. All the hops seem to accentuate the thinness. This starts out with some roasted malt flavor, but turns into more of a hoppy pale ale. For a lower alcohol session beer, this is an interesting alternative to the pales and IPAs.

Flavorful with a green and resiny taste. The complex hoppiness seems to change as you sip. The scratch of burnt barley lingers to the end. On tap at the brewery at California Kebab. They have big growlers to go now.

 725 characters

More User Reviews:
Photo of Irrationalist
3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

Photo of GraduatedCashew
3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

Hoppy Hour Session Brown Ale from Amplified Ale Works
3.68 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.