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Stevens Point Brewery

Stevens Point Brewery
Classic Amber Lager

Category: Amber Lager

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 4.9%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended

Stevens Point Brewery
Classic Amber Lager

Category: Amber Lager

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 4.9%
Bronze color. Roasted aromas of honeyed fruitcake, roasted chestnuts, and dark bread crust with a supple, bright, effervescent, dryish medium body and a cheery pepper arugula and kiwi, dried fruits, and praline finish. A nice snappy amber lager.
Tasting Info
Beer Glass Style: Malty & Smooth & Mild
Aroma Aroma: honeyed fruitcake, roasted chestnuts, and dark bread crust
Taste Flavor: pepper arugula and kiwi, dried fruits, and praline
Bitterness Bitterness: Medium/High
Enjoy Enjoy: on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Aged Gruyere Mac and Cheese, Mole Chicken, Parmesan
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A nice snappy amber lager.
The Producer

Stevens Point Brewery

The Producer
2617 Water St.
Stevens Point, WI 54481-5248
USA
1 715-344-9310
Amber Lager
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Amber lagers are amber to copper hued in color and range in alcohol from 4.5-6%. Caramel malt flavors are typical and hopping levels vary considerably from one brewery to the next. Though based on the Vienna lager style, these beers are often hoppier. Amber lagers are a vaguely defined style favored by US brewers. Noteworthy examples of this style include: Great Lakes Elliot Ness Lager, Stevens Point Classic Amber and Boston Beer Co.'s Samuel Adams Boston Lager.
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