bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 7, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Draught) Pours a murky brown body with a small beige head. Aroma of caramel, nuts, toffee, and toasted bread. Flavor of toasted malt, caramel, and nuts.
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
clear dark brown, fine beige head, streaks of lace,
nutty chocolate aroma with a light caramel sweetness,
rich chocolate flavor, lots of toasted nutty character, light sweetness brings out the dark malts,
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 13/20
Tmoney99 (10809) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 23, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft sample. Poured a clear brown color with an average frothy brown head that mostly lasted with excellent lacing. Moderate toasted sweet malt and nuts aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and flat carbonation. Medium nutty sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. Good drinkable beer.
Lubiere (10139) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 1, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
A hazed light brown ale with a thin light mocha head. In aroma, sweet fruity malt, caramel and solvents. In mouth, a sweet caramel malt, clying, chalky notes, so-so. On tap at brewpub, Jan 20 2012.
daknole (9225) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAR 23, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from dalzale. Pours a nice dark brown color wtih a tan head. arom ais nutty, sweet, caramel, and some toffee notes. Flavor is very nutty, a bit sweet, with the malt shining in this brew. Not half bad at all. Would be an easy session beer.
hopdog (9018) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 23, 2007
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the Ale Asylum Brew Pub. Poured a deeper and cloudy amberish color with a small sized off white head. Aromas of toasted caramel, a little nutty and some toffee. Tastes of toasted malts, lighter nuttiness, and caramel. Thinner body with lacing left on the glass.
Sammy (8725) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 8, 2011
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Brown ales are mostly not an exciting category, and this one on-tap at the brewery is no exception. It was however beter than average for the style because of its rich malt and creamy mouthfeel. Too sweet. Light brown colour with creamy head. It looks like its on nitro, which it is not.
Drake (8617) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - SEP 13, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
12 ounce bottle. Pours a hazy brown color with a thin tan head. Poor head retention. Aroma of chocolate, toasted malts, caramel, floral hops and faint nutty notes. The taste is nutty notes, chocolate, citrus, caramel and a lightly hopped finish. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Decent beer.
Benzai (8530) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - SEP 13, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle @ "This time Johan made the floor sticky" tasting. Clear dark red color, small beige head. Smell and taste malts, lightly buttery, some metal. Average body and carbonation.
Dogbrick (8237) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 22, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sample at the brewpub. Clear dark brown color with a medium beige head that diminishes steadily to a film. Stringy lacing on the glass. Aroma of malt, roasted nuts and caramel. Light-bodied with flavors of roast malt, caramel and mild hops. The finish is roasty with a nutty and malty aftertaste. Decent overall.