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RATINGS: 225   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
This English-style brown ale has an alluring mahogany color capped by a rich foam head. It is brewed with six different varieties of premium malted barley, creating a robust body and delicious flavor profile featuring hints of chocolate, raisins, dates and almonds. Its ripe fruit notes and malty, sweet finish are counterbalanced by a subtle hop bitterness and aroma.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
b3shine (6610) - Indiana, USA - DEC 24, 2012
Draft to taster at Arcadia. Looks solid; a semi-transparent brown with light beige lacing. Smells semi-sweet, malty, and a little nutty. Tastes like it smells with an average mouthfeel. An alright example of the style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
EtTuCthulhu (1376) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - DEC 10, 2012
nuts, earthy, leaves, red-brown, cloudy, white foam, umami, light sweetness, light body, thin feel, soft carbonation,

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BrownALEx (347) - Portland, Michigan, USA - DEC 1, 2012
Brown in color, nutty aroma. Good malt taste with a caramel and nut finish. Well balanced beer. Great mouthfeel. Good interpitation of the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bwa5879 (813) - Portage, Michigan, USA - NOV 10, 2012
Dark walnut brown pour with quarter inch beige head. Sweet strong Carmel corn malt scent, subtle cola or licorice aroma as well. Bitter taste initially, then medium roasted carmel flavors come. Finish is sour and leaves a flavor similar to malt pancakes or waffles. Nice medium bodied brown ale, one of my favorites for the style. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mmmbeer (1328) - Austin, Texas, USA - SEP 15, 2012
The last brew from my jaunt in MI, as well as my last for awhile... 12 oz. bottle into a tumbler it went- poured transparent light brown with an amber tint when held to a light source in color, massive off tan in color head formed and tried to keep company, but it was getting late in the night... aroma of a good size malt loaded with caramel, some nut like quality (a almond/walnut fare), and the seed of change. Hits the mouth with a medium body, malt was just slightly roasted, sweetness in the middle, finish is firm and holding. Itís hard to say where Iíll be in a year, but I sure in the fuck hope itís not in Texahhtucky... this place SUCKS!!! With that being said, time to shut it down for awhile- picking apart places they love... see ya at the bar!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wlajwl (4625) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - JUL 28, 2012
Aroma is fruit, malts and a hint of citrus. The flavor is fruit, malts and somewhat smooth, somewhat tart finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
osu97gp (677) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 3, 2012
Pours a hazy brown with absolutely no head. Aroma of light roasted malts, chocolate, and light fruit. Flavor of roasted malt, light nuts, and very light hop bitterness at the finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
gregwilsonstl (1407) - Missouri, USA - MAR 23, 2012
Light brown. Thick head. Drinkable. Not very nutty. Hints of raisen. Average body. I expect more from Arcadia, and I expect more from nut beers.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nephilium (1498) - Ohio, USA - MAR 4, 2012
Mild nutty aroma, pours a reddish-brown with a thin white head. Thereís a touch of roasted notes and a bit of sweetness, the alcohol is noticeable in this beer, which is surprising considering the low ABV. Itís light on the palate, and drinkable... but there are much better Brown ales out there.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
uncle_rick (61) - Missouri, USA - FEB 28, 2012
Mahogany pour with a small off white head. Hints of chocolate, raisins, dark fruit. Mild bitterness on the finish. Thin bodied with good carbonation. Decent beer but I will reach for other browns next time Iím in the mood.

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