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Alaskan Amber | Alaskan Brewing Co.

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Alaskan AmberAlaskan Amber

Brewed by:
Alaskan Brewing Co.
Alaska, United States

Style: Altbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.30%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Richly malty and long on the palate, with just enough hop backing to make this beautiful amber colored "alt" style beer notably well balanced.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 08-20-2001

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3.5/5  rDev -3.8%

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look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Served from the bottle into a becker glass

A- Poured a very clear amber color with streaming carbonation, a small soapy head that dissipated quickly and left no lace

S- Lots of fruitiness, toffee, grains, and a rich malt character

T- Very rich and sweet toasted malt character similar to that of a Marzen, biscuit notes, bready, and a nice toffee flavor

M- Smooth and medium bodied, lots of prickly carbonation, and a dry finish

O- A very good malt forward beer with a nice richness to it.

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4/5  rDev +9.9%

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

A- Pours a dark golden color with a 1/4" head tha sticks around for a few seconds before dissipating to a ring around the outside of the glass

S- Some off malt scents. Nothing else really. Not digging this too much

T- Luckily the taste is much better than the smell. Combination of a good malty pale ale and apple cider. This combination is pretty nice

M- Little too bubbly for the style it is supposed to be but it works well with the apple flavor.

O- Not something I'd spend money on (on purpose) but not something I'd drainpour either.

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Alaskan Amber from Alaskan Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.64 out of 5 with 2,007 ratings
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