TheJestersBeer (2034) - SWEDEN - MAY 23, 2014
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Pours a medium to dark mahogany brown, with a beige head.
Quite roasted, malty, faintly sour aroma, toffee, diacetyl, hops.
Dry, medium body and bitterness, balanced CO2.
Malty, roasted, slightly watery taste, caramel, chocolate, hops, faintly sour?
This feels more like a dark lager than a brown ale. (2014-01-31)
hawthorne00 (2367) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - MAY 21, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, label says 5.6% ABV. 10C. Dark brown with a beige head that fades to a coat. Aroma of spiced chocolate and singed caramel. Moderately sweet with toffee, chocolate and spices. Pleasant enough.
mkel07 (3104) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAY 20, 2014
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
330ml bottle from Archive Beer Boutique. One of the best brown ales I have had, super tasty.
TXBadger (1250) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 15, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Reviewed from notes: had in NOLA on draught when there last year. Pours a very dark brown with ivory almost tan head. Bread, caramel malt, and some dark fruit on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with a semi-sweet chocolate note.
Malaclemys (368) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - APR 20, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap room, pours black with a tan head. Aroma is caramel, chocolate, fruity. Taste is coffee, caramel, fruit. Medium-light body with a sweet finish.
lmatos (28) - San Juan, Alabama, USA - APR 18, 2014
1.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 3/20
This is a dark coffee looking beer. It’s aroma is mild and taste like burnt caramel.
Nero55 (655) - Wisconsin, USA - APR 17, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft. Brown with medium tan head. Aroma of caramel, malt sweetness, and a hint of chocolate. Light body with malt sweetness upfront, toasted malt, nut, and a sweet finish.
jebert (499) - Watertown, Wisconsin, USA - APR 7, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a very dark black mahogany with a medium sized tan head. Aroma is of caramel. Average creaminess and mouthfeel. Taste is of caramel, toffee, malt and is somewhat sweet. No bitterness with only a hint of hops. Pairs well with chicken gumbo and crackers.
zoucrew102 (468) - - MAR 30, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Sweet caramel and pale malt aroma with a hint of chocolate. Pours dark brown with a ruby hue. Good light brown head with moderate lacing. Sweet caramel and toffee flavors to start. Finishes smooth with a dry, slightly hoppy finish. Refreshing and quite drink, a nice brown ale.
Wittales (620) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAR 27, 2014
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Appearance was clear ruby brown with diminishing creamy tan 1 finger head, no lacing. Aromas are sweet pale, caramel, chocolate malts upfront with hints of spicy hops. Taste are malt upfront with smooth soft chocolate bitterness then slight pale malts and hints of hops. Palate was creamy smooth CO2 with light- medium body, then average length soft bitter English-style finish. An easy brew to drink.