Strand Beach House (500ml Bottle)
Color: Light Copper
Alcohol: 5.1% ABV
Hops: Summit, Cascade, Amarillo
Notes: Slightly hoppier amber. Hoppy but not bitter - well within the style guidelines. Floral nose. Full malt characteristics. Nutty.
A style without definition, amber ales range from bland, vaguelly caramelly beers to products with a fairly healthy malt and hop balance. Often the differentiation between a quality amber and an American Pale is that the amber might have more dark malt character, or a less assertive hop rate.