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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.36/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 183   ABV: 6.1%
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English Brown Ale
Demonstrates the robust flavors of chocolate and coffee. Muddy brown coloring and mild bittering provide a rich, smooth flavor profile; a proper reward after the harvest is over. Rich in agricultural history, the harvest is a critical part of life in Sussex County, Delaware, that spans the entire year. This beer celebrates those who feed their communities.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
willblake (2647) - Bel Air, Maryland, USA - JUN 2, 2014
20140602 5 oz pour at 16 mile Taphouse. Now thatís a proper brown ale. Beer cola, thatís what I like to call it. Again, a nicely attenuated 16 mile brew. This one is pretty by the book. Letís be honest, I love me some brown ale even knowing that most are half assed.... but this one is worth drinking again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tomthompson89 (1897) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 2, 2014
Nice brown ale. Nose is dark malts, a touch musty and some chocolate. Palate is smooth and flavour is choc and coffee but everything in balance! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tstamba (295) - Maryland, USA - MAY 10, 2014
Taster at brewery. Dark brown with tan head. Coffee and chocolate on the nose and palate... A little thin... Not bad. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrewBoxer (1886) - New York, New York, USA - APR 13, 2014
Bottle.deep broqn color with a nice nutty Carmel taste. Easy drinking taste . Well balanced. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hfmejias (683) - Dover, Delaware, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Tap at the brewery (very cool place btw...). Poured dark brown with a beige foamy head leaving nice lacing on the glass. Aroma of roasted malts and some coffee. Taste of roasted malts and nuts... Solid beer, quite nice.
Earlier Rating: 5/25/2013 Total Score: 3.3
12. Fl. Oz. Bottle. Pours dark brown with a big tan head that leaves a very decent lacing. Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate and coffee combined with some grain. Taste mostly roasted malts, coffee and chocolate notes, balanced with caramel flavors and a nice bitter finish. Nice beer, very enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jrodooo5 (947) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - MAR 11, 2014
Mmm, an all around very good brown! Attractive deep brown pour w/ a tan head that leaves lacing. The aroma is a very subtle roasted malt. The taste is rather light on the mouthfeel but the flavor still shines through. Easy to drink & quite tasty! Great example of a brown!
Earlier Rating: 8/20/2013 Total Score: 3.5
This is a tasty brown! My only knock is that itís a tad on the watery side of the finish but all the flavor is there to make this complex and delicious. Has a cool transparent brown pour but w/out a head or any lacing. Enticing chocolate malt aroma. Very solid and quite nice for fall!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dogbrick (7669) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAR 8, 2014
Sample at Ginger Man NYC. Pours brown with a medium khaki head that dissipates gradually. Partial rings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate and slight coffee. Medium-bodied with flavors of roasted nuts, malt and mild coffee. The finish is sweet with a malty aftertaste. Decent overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radagast83 (4445) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - JAN 19, 2014
5oz sampler size at the source. Poured a nice medium-dark brown color with a nice light tan head. Aroma was nice roasted malt, roasted and toasted nutty notes. Flavor was nice sweet roast, with some nut character. Pretty easy to drink, nice and tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
guzzler67 (1491) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - DEC 8, 2013
Cloudy, deep brown appearance with an average size off white head and modest lacing. Earthy aroma of roasted malts with hints of toffee sweetness. Flavors evolve nicely from the initial toasty caramel malts to a more complex blend of dark fruit, rich grains, coffee and smoke. Aftertaste is bittersweet, with a medium-to-full body and a lasting finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
EithCubes (4752) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 8, 2013
Bottle. Nose strongly nutty and deeply roasty, beautiful ash and hard toast, dark chocolate. Pours deep cola with a soapy light brown head. Taste lightly sweet with little bitterness, touch of sharp tartness to begin, dries with time. Nutty, woody, deep chocolate, a little mineral color from the yeast, malt is thin and much of the roast has disappeared. Body is too full and doesnít match well with the slight acidity.

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