Amber Ella herself is big, fruity and hoppy, an American amber ale, balancing a deep burnt toffee malt base with bitter tangerine and pine needle hop aromas. Don’t resist her, Amber Ella will bring out the free spirit in you!
tyle: American amber ale
Malt: Irish pale malt, dark crystal, crystal
Hops: Ella, Galaxy, Simcoe
Strength: 5.8% ABV
Colour/appearance: pours a deep amber colour with a foamy white head.
Aroma: bright fruity hop aroma, with notes of citrus.
Flavour: there’s a bitter grapefruit tang to the fore, set against a tropical fruit flavours, particularly passion fruit . The dark toffee malt is well balanced against pungent Australian hops.
Aftertaste: dry and bitter in the finish.
Food pairings: this is one to have with your pork dinner, especially if it’s been cooked on the barbecue. The bitterness of the beer contrasts the sweetness in the pork, whether it’s sausages, chops or a slow-cooked pulled pork shoulder, while the hoppy citrus flavours cut through any fat.