Barley Creek Antler Brown Ale
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RATINGS: 86   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.77/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
This English style brown ale has a sweet caramalt maltiness. A rich deep chocolate color, our Brown Antler is mildly hopped with target and east kent golding hops.
Formerly known as Brown Antler Ale

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
CUJO (383) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - FEB 1, 2010
tap in Poconos: New Years eve: nothing special about this beer at all. Clear brown pour, muddy flavor of basic beer ingredients that are indiscernable. Weak.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
phishpond417 (2088) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 13, 2009
On draught at the brewery: Poured a clear copper colour with not a whole lot of fizz. thin off white head. aroma is somewhere between maple syrup and butterscotch. Sweet smell, but taste comes across a little dull. Nice taste, but a little boring.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cletus (6355) - Connecticut, USA - NOV 1, 2009
Pours brown with a tan head. Smells of sweet malt and earthy. Taste is much of the same with some spicy hints. Good for what it is.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
michael-pollack (4959) - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 12, 2009
12oz. Bottle: Fain, slightly tart aroma of malts, tart fruit, cherries, and medicine. Poured deep amber/copper in color with a medium-sized tan head that diminished but lasted throughout. Cloudy. Sparkling to very sparkling. Many tiny, small, and medium-sized particles throughout. Flavor is lightly tart and slightly sweet. Tastes of tart fruit, cherries, malts, malted milk, and some cocoa. Medium body. Thin, lightly dry texture. Average carbonation. Tart, cherry, malt, and malted milk finish. Much more a sour than a brown ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Proteus93 (65) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - SEP 28, 2008
Tea brown, with a fizzy and short lived head. A little trimming of lace left behind. Sweet maltiness, a nice toasting, a slight nuttiness that makes for a pleasant aroma Taste is unfortunately not as pleasant. Quite a watered down maltiness - mouthfeel is rather watery, as well. Slight roasted nut flavour, but almost ignorable, really. If it were a little richer, it would be a decent session brew. If looking for a swigger, it could be a candidate, but there are better out there.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
pineypower (2830) - Ocean County, New Jersey, USA - AUG 29, 2008
Pours out amber in color with no real head. Aroma is of some malts, slight bitterness and some caramel. Taste is some caramel, sweet malts and hops, mouthfeel is a bit watery. Overall alright, but forgettable.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DandyWolfFloyd (641) - Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 1, 2008
Once again, Barley Creek fails to impress. Their beers are way to safe. They seem to say, yeah we want to make craft brews, but are really afraid they might not be well received. The aroma was present but not amazing, w/ some malt scent. Appearance was a brown color, thin head. It’s flavor is a bit to watered down, it doesn’t make me beg for more. It’s smooth. Again a very forgetable beer. I was hoping for more

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Guinness4Duff (515) - Tallahassee (and Poconos, PA), Florida, USA - JAN 29, 2008
Clear brown color with a white head. Has a nutty aroma and a mildly roasted nutty taste. Its a bit watery, but overall not that bad.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
grandet (501) - Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 24, 2007
5oz sample. Not too bad. Amber color with an off white head. Nice sweet flavor. Medium body. not bad

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
argo0 (12496) - Washington DC, USA - OCT 9, 2007
(draft) Crystal clear amber body with off-white head. Aroma is medium sweet, caramel, nut. Taste is medium sweet, caramel, some nut, light sourness. Watery light-medium body.

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