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2 Brothers Growler

Brewed by 2 Brothers Brewery
Style: Brown Ale
Moorabbin, Vic, Australia


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RATINGS: 38   MEAN: 3.22/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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AKA - the satisfier (in the beer sense!), a character filled American style brown ale. When you indulge in a Growler, you will experience complex buiscuity and malt qualities, with hints of dark fruit aroma. The Growler has a rich brown colour with a medium body - satisfy yourself with one of these.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jmar33 (190) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - DEC 22, 2014
Bottle. This one was sitting around for almost 2 years, so it’s a bit unfair of me to rate it properly. However, it is recommended not to drink a 2 year old bottle of this beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RafeAU (308) - Kingston, AUSTRALIA - JUL 26, 2014
Tasting at Plonk. Rich malty flavours with some hop notes following. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Muggus69 (1401) - Yarram, Vic, AUSTRALIA - JUL 17, 2014
Bottle, Earl’s Juke Joint, Newtown, Sydney Dark brown body, pours a dense off-white foam. Nice nose of nutty, biscuity malts with notes of chocolate & hop citrus. Medium body, nice chewy malt texture, reasonably lively carbonation. Palate delivers plenty of malt; biscuit, toasted nuts, cocoa with hop citrus and woody spice. Good bitterness on a dry finish. Tasty stuff!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
mattyhennessy (373) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - MAY 5, 2014
Pours a murky brown with a tan head. Roasty aroma with some caramel and cocoa. Surprisingly mild flavour, mostly of roasted grains, toffee and chocolate. A decent, but not spectacular brown ale.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
vinhol (344) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 7, 2014
On tap at great northern hotel roasted aroma brown with tan head taste is malty with nice roasted flavour

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
motelpogo (7173) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 5, 2014
bottle from nirvana liquors, bondi beach. light brown with a bit of murk and a slim head; plenty of caramel in the aroma with generic citric hops; low carbonation; light bitterness, cookie dough. seems a bit subdued for a beer called growler

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niksko (427) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - SEP 17, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 11, 2014 330ml bottle.

Pours dark brown with a finger of tan head.

Nose is brown sugar, caramel. toffee, raisins.

Flavour is pretty muted. Slight smoke and caramel on the mid palate, and a sweet and slightly watery finish with a bit of toast and a hint of citrus and hoppiness.

Medium bodied with a slightly watery mouthfeel.

If this tasted as good as it smells it would be a really excellent beer, but sadly it’s somewhat lacking.

Update: I went to the brewery last week and had this on tap. COMPLETELY DIFFERENT. I’m not sure if it was the freshness or if they’ve changed up the recipe, but there was much more hop character in the flavor, and the balance between sweetness and hops was perfect. I also don’t remember it being watery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gnoff (8173) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - AUG 25, 2013
Draught at Young and Jackson, Melbourne. On July 26, 2013.
Clear dark reddish brown color, tan head. Sweet, malty, bread taste. Medium mouthfeel, medium high grainy bitterness. Dry, bitter, grainy aftertaste. Sweet, malty, a bit fruity scent.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
muffel (144) - Lower Saxony, GERMANY - APR 24, 2013
On tap at Young and Jacksons in Melbourne. Dark brown with small white head. Leaves some lacing. Low carbonation and rather thin body. Malty with hints of fruits, but somewhat watery mouth feel. Drinkable, nothing too special.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pyobon (1028) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - APR 3, 2013
(Tap) Clear mahogany with good beige head. Aroma is subtle candy with fruity notes. Light body with good carbonation. Flavour is sweet, gently toasty with some balancing tang. Overall a nice brown ale.

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