Manufacturer: Abita Brewing
Amber is a Munich style lager brewed with crystal malt and Perle hops. It has a smooth, malty, slightly caramel flavor and a rich amber color. Abita Amber was the first beer offered by the brewery and continues to be our leading seller.
Because of its smooth, malty flavor, try it with smoked sausages, Louisiana boudin, or even with caviar. It’s great with crawfish and Cajun food. You might also enjoy it paired with a spicy gumbo or tomato-based pasta sauce. It goes well also with fried catfish dipped in a tart, lemony tartar sauce. Parmesan, Pecorino and Romano cheeses are good pairings with Abita Amber.
Manufacturer: Caldera Brewing Company
The beer pours a beautiful amber color with a thick frothy off-white head that slowly fades to lacing. The aroma is good. It has a well balanced aroma of pale and crystal malts along with a nice hop scent and some light yeast esters. The taste is good.
It has a nice, easy drinking flavor. It has it all; good malt character, mild hops, and some light yeast fruitiness.
A blend of pale and caramel malts with a touch of bittering hops. Aromas of pale grains, a semi-sweet middle and a clean finish.
Boont Amber Ale
Manufacturer: Anderson Valley
Boont Amber Ale is a medium bodied pale ale with a beautiful copper color, a robust head, and the rich flavor of caramel malt. This very smooth and exceptionally drinkable beer is excellent with steaks, chicken, pasta, and other flavorful meals.
Bud American Ale
The beer pours amber in color with a khaki head that is initially a finger tall. The nose is somewhat grassy with a decent enough toffee and toasted bread aroma. Taste of caramel, toffee, and toasted bread.
Calico Amber Ale
Manufacturer: Ballast Point
Very clean and clear amber appearance. Upfront there is a lot of biscuity malts and some caramel and a slight roasted aroma. Nice floral hop flavor upfront the slightly roasted malts come through followed by a sweetness on the finish.
De Koninck Amber
Manufacturer: Brouwerij De Koninck
belgian red ale
Duchesse De Bourgogne
Duchesee de Bourgogne is the traditional top fermented reddish-brown ale from the West-Flanders region of Belgium. This refined ale also known as "The Burgundies of Belgium" is a blend of 8 and 18 months old ales following careful maturation in oak casks. 100% natural and unpasteurized.
Duck Rabbit Amber
Manufacturer: Duck Rabbit
A medium bodied beer with a lovely tawny copper or bronze color. This brew emphasizes malt complexity with layered caramel malt flavors.
Dundee Honey Brown Lager
made in new york
Fishtale Organic Amber
Manufacturer: Fish Brewing Co.
Starts with caramel and toasted bread malts. a little toffee in the middle. spicy, earthy, and herbal hops at the end.
Full Sail Brewing Company
Manufacturer: Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub
It’s a great tasting malty sweet beer that has rich amber hue, a full body, and a spicy floral hop finish. This American style amber ale is brewed with: 2-row Pale, Crystal and Chocolate malts and is hopped with Mt. Hood and Cascade hops.
Hop City Barking Squirrel
Manufacturer: Hop City Brewing Co.
Barking Squirrel is a 5% ABV amber lager with a distinct rich burnt orange colour and subtle noble hop aroma. Its medium body, pleasant hop bitterness and caramel malt sweetness makes it smooth and drinkable with a slight hop aftertaste.
Hop Head Red
Manufacturer: Green Flash
Resinous hop character and bitterness balance the rich caramel malt base. Includes Amarillo dry hopped the brew to 45 IBUs, creating refreshing and savory hop flavors and aromas.
Manufacturer: Thirsty Dog Brewing
The complex character of American hops and amber colored caramel malts make this beer very crisp and refreshing. Silver Medal winner at the 2001 Great American Beer Festival.
Imperial Red Ale
Manufacturer: Lagunitas Brewing Co.
Pours a nice amber color with an off-white head that starts out at about two fingers and works its way down with some nice lacing. The nose brings a bit of malt as well as nice floral, citrus, and piney hops. Taste is a bit cut back with some lightly-sweet malt as well as some pine notes from the hops. A bit of sugar and bitterness in the feel.
Lagunitas Censored Ale
Manufacturer: Lagunitas Brewing Co.
The beer pours an amber color with a thick frothy offwhite head that slow fades to lacing. The aroma is good. It has a nice malty scent that boasts of pale and crystal malts. It has a toasted scent with a wonderful hop aroma. It's well balanced. The taste is good also. It has a malty base provide by pale, crystal, and roasted malts. It goes down easy with a very bitter hop finish. The mouthfeel is fine. It is a medium bodied beer with adequate carbonation. This is a damn fine beer. It's solid on all fronts as well as being highly drinkable for having an elevated abv
Lancaster Hop Buggy
Manufacturer: Lancaster Brewing Co.
Organically grown oats, wheat and rye from Amish farmers in Lancaster County gives this ale a full, complex malt profile. A full buggy load of Apollo, Bravo and Calypso hops deliver a big hop flavor.
A 100 percent malted lager, “Leinie’s Classic” features Leinenkugel’s own unique blend of two-row and six-row malts and four varieties of hops. A blend of Pale, Caramel, and Munich malts offer a complex flavor, with four different hops (Cluster, Cascade, Mt. Hood, and Hallertau) to balance the malts.
Manufacturer: Stone Brewing
Slightly hazy deep amber, one thumb of head retained at a solid covering with respectable lacing up the glass. Prominent herbal hops with lemon zest, butter toffee maltiness, with a woody/piney and astringent.
Long Trail Amber Ale
Manufacturer: Long Trail Brewing Co.
This full bodied amber ale is modeled after the "altbiers" of Dusseldorf, Germany. The top fermenting yeast and cold finishing temperature result in a complex, yet clean, full flavor.
Manufacturer: Maine Beer Company
Giant foamy brownish white head. Dissipates really slowly. Lemon huge on the nose, refreshing. Hazelnut brown appearance with some red tones. Some wonderful hop note on the front with the body of a brown ale.
Michelob Irish Red
The Irish Red Ale is an all-malt ale brewed with toasted caramel malt to naturally produce its signature red color. Its fruity nose and initial malt sweetness is a classic interpretation of the style.
Monks Cafe Flemish Sour
Manufacturer: Brouwerij Van Steenberge
This pours a really nice, deep cherry mahogany color, a great contrast between ruby and wooded brown colors. The initial impression is sweet cherry, think pie, with white sugar and ester flavors right behind. The finish is a mild lactic sourness that is refreshingly dry.
Murphy's Irish Red Ale
Malted barley, chocolate malt, water, hops and yeast.
New Holland Sundog
Manufacturer: New Holland Brewing Co.
Sundog is an ale whose amber color is as deep as the copper glow of a Lake Michigan sunset. Its Biscuit malt and Fuggle hops give it a toasty character and a subtle, malty sweetness.
Ommegang Rare Vos
Pours a dark amber with as off-white head. The taste is farmhouse mustiness, dark fruits and that Belgian yeast breadiness.
Peak Espresso Amber Ale
Manufacturer: Peak Organic Brewing
A robust amber ale brewed with locally roasted, organic fair trade espresso. The espresso is a dark Sumatran blend, which adds a toasty character in the front palate. This plays nicely off the sweet malty flavors found on the back palate of this amber ale.
Port Shark Attack
Manufacturer: Port Brewing
Pours a hazy medium brown with a beige head that lingers. The smell is mainly malty, with some caramel and bready malts. I didn't detect any hops in the aroma at first, but as the beer warmed the hop aroma came out. The taste is caramel but also some piney hop character and alcohol. I would say the hops and alcohol are the two most detectable traits in the flavor. The beer has lots of carbonation in it, which works well for this style.
Red Rocket Ale
Manufacturer: Bear Republic
Red Rocket Ale is a bastardized Scottish style red ale that traces it's origins to our homebrew roots. This full bodied and hoppy brew finishes on the palate with sweet, caramel malt flavors.
Red Seal Ale
Manufacturer: North Coast
Full bodied copper red ale with a good mixture of malt and hops. Generously hopped for a long, spicy finish which goes well with grilled emats and rich sauces.
Red Sky Ale
Manufacturer: Frankenmuth Brewery
This beer poured out as a nice deep red color with a cream colored head on top. The smell of the beer has some roasted malt aromas as well as some sweet caramel as well. The taste of the beer is much like the nose, the toasted malts and the caramel come through with a nice crisp hoppy finish
Manufacturer: Redhook Brewery
This brilliant copper colored ale has distinctive caramel notes and a clean refreshing finish. The light maltiness and pleasant noble hop aroma make it the perfect beer to satisfy all your cravings. Here’s to celebrating today. Copperhook Ale is ideal with seafood, grilled chicken and salads.
Redhook Slim Chance Light Ale
Manufacturer: Redhook Brewery
Slim Chance ale combines the best attributes of a crisp, refreshing ale without the extra calories. Golden kilned malt and a touch of wheat create this smooth, satisfying ale that is not your typical light beer.
Rodenbach Flanders Red Ale
Manufacturer: Brouwerij Rodenbach
Grape aroma up front-smells very winey. Subtle notes of cherry and plum, with a light vinegary tartness. Lightly tart, grapey flavors up first. Also hints of mustyness from the wilder yeasts employed. Some cherry and light plum on the back end.
Rogue American Amber
Tawny amber in color with a coffee aroma and tight head. A delicate roasted malt accent, generous use of hops and a smooth finish.
Rogue St. Rogue Red
Reddish copper in color, a roasty malt flavor with a hoppy sprucy finish. Saint Rogue Red is made with two-row Harrington, Klages and Munich malts, along with Hugh Baird 30-37, 13-17 Carastan, and Crystal 70-80 malts (44.4% speciality grains .39 lbs grain per bottle); Chinook and Centennial hops.
Manufacturer: Philadelphia Brewing Co
European and American ingredients are melded into a complex, ruby ale with flavors of toasted malt and rye.
Samuel Adams Irish Red Ale
Manufacturer: Boston Beer Co.
Pale and caramel malts give Samuel Adams® Irish Red its rich, deep red color and distinctive caramel flavor. The sweetness of the malt is pleasantly balanced by an earthy character from the East Kent Goldings hops.
Saranac Irish Red Ale
Manufacturer: Matt Brewing Co.
Irish Reds get their deep garnet color from carefully selected batches of 2 row malts that are specially kilned to develop their sugars and then roasted to produce the wonderful, caramel and toffee notes that accompany the rich color. You'll find the complexity and drinkability of Saranac Irish Red to be second to none.
Dark amber pour into thick, creamy tan head that slowly dissipates into melting rings of lacing that lingers on the glass. Aroma of malty caramel and toasy buiscut with hints of smoky, roasted nuts. Initial flavor of sweet malt that slowly fades into an oily, yet mild hoppy finish.
St Rogue Red
The taste is starts with a nice burst of piney hops bitterness which is quickly followed by sweet flavors of citrus fruits and caramel. There's a hearty malt character that help balance things out, even though the hops presence comes back into dominance as the sweetness fades. The after-taste is hoppy and slightly sweet.
Straub Special Dark
Deep amber with a crimson cast and deep gold and orange highlights. Creamy off-white head. There's a hint of dark malts in the nose.
Nice bit of toastiness. Balanced. Medium in body and crisp.
Tommyknocker Ornery Amber
Manufacturer: Tommyknocker Brewery
Amber with an Attitude! The brisk flavor, rich ruby color, and extra crisp finish create a sensation that will ripple the taste buds of the most discerning palate. Ornery Amber is brewed with a blend of the finest European hops and gently roasted malts.
Troegs Hop Back
Tröegs Brewery’s Flagship beer, HopBack Amber Ale derives its name from a vessel in the brewhouse called a hopback. As the ‘wort’ is being transferred from the brewhouse to fermentation it passes through the hopback vessel. Packed full of fresh whole flower hops, the wort slowly circulates through this vessel extracting the essence of the aromatic hops. This vessel adds more time and more hop character that creates a fresh, spicy taste and rich caramel note that defines this signature ale.
Wexford Irish Ale
Manufacturer: Green King
Widmer Drop Top Amber
A rich, flavorful Amber that's smooth and easy to drink. Drop Top is fermented by an American Ale yeast to produce beer with a clean flavor and fruity aroma. The velvet texture is from using Honey malt and a touch of milk sugar. The Alchemy bittering hops provide soft bitterness. Simcoe, a newly developed hop variety, adds unique hop flavor and aroma.
2004 GABF Gold Medal Award Winner
2008 GABF Gold Medal Award Winner
Wild Goose Amber
Manufacturer: Wild Goose Brewing
Wolaver's Pat Leavy's All American Ale
Manufacturer: Otter Creek
This is a highly drinkable amber ale with delicious hop flavors and aromas. Pat Leavy agreed to grow organic hops for our brewery and this All American ale is brewed with his organic Fuggles, Goldings, and Magnum hops, and American-grown organic malted barley.