Drake's Amber Ale | Drake's Brewing Co.

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very good
113 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Drake's Brewing Co.
California, United States
drinkdrakes.com

Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Mark on 01-30-2003

BEER STATS
Ratings:
113
Reviews:
46
Avg:
3.77
pDev:
10.08%
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
12
For Trade:
0
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4.27/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JDoHo
3.52/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Sack
3.48/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Beernoobie
3.75/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of nygannon
3.96/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of SocalKicks
3/5  rDev -20.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of elNopalero
3.98/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours a malty cola brown, the hue of a rich caramel chocolate. Slight hint of citrus hops underneath a caramel chocolate malt aroma. Tastes decent enough, with a chocolate tinged malt finishing lightly metallic.

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Photo of Katelyns31
3.59/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of nathanmiller
3.5/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of dbauer
3.77/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of CJNAPS
3.54/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JeffBlue
2.75/5  rDev -27.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

(Draft, Bay Area Brew Festival, San Francisco 1/24/15) Nothing really that memorable about this beer; fairly decent.

Others:
Drakes IPA (favorable)
1500 (favorable)
Denoginizer (favorable)
Hopacalypse (favorable)

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Photo of wilsonbaron
3.57/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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3.83/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.25/5  rDev -13.8%

Photo of BabaBeer
3.5/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.75/5  rDev -0.5%

Photo of toti1972
4/5  rDev +6.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -0.5%

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4/5  rDev +6.1%

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4/5  rDev +6.1%

Photo of sjrodriguez
3.25/5  rDev -13.8%

Photo of Bramsigman
3.75/5  rDev -0.5%

Photo of zestar
3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

Photo of mac8113
4/5  rDev +6.1%

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Drake's Amber Ale from Drake's Brewing Co.
3.77 out of 5 based on 113 ratings.
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