Barley Creek Antler Brown Ale
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RATINGS: 82   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.78   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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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 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BREWMUSKCLES (2300) - New Jersey, USA - JUN 20, 2007
thinnish flavor which is quite nutty and somewhat bitter with a mildly sustaining flavor. refreshing and watery at the same time! a bit scotchy in the aroma. touch of quality sweetness which has not been overdone. nothing to brag about but quite enjoyable indeed! creamy consistancy.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
hophead75 (2008) - Largo, Florida, USA - APR 21, 2007
sampler at the brewpub. Vanilla and caramel in the aroma. Taste is stale malts, vanilla and butter- pretty bad diacetyl, not good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
biznizness (1104) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - MAR 25, 2007
Ick, not good. Sort of a sour flavor, thin body, really lacking the full flavor of a good brown ale. Bitter finish... will pass on this next time.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TaktikMTL (6021) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 15, 2007
Verre de dégustation, provenant d’un fût, dégusté au Atlantic City Beer Festival 2007 (Atlantic City, NJ). Arôme: Odeur de malt et de noix. Apparence: La couleur est brune translucide. Présence d’un mince col crémeux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Goût de caramel avec une pointe d’houblon. Courte durée de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est mince avec une texture légèrement crémeuse. Faible effervescence en bouche. Légère présence de caramel sucré en arrière goût. (Rating #902)

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
JB175 (1665) - Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 4, 2007
Draught @ Camelback mountain ski lodge (right down the road from the brewery). Darker brown with an odd, but acceptable darker malt aroma. Taste was passable. but a bit too grainy and unrefined. Drinkable, but not very good at all. These guys don’t seem to put that much effort in - maybe Iron Hill will open up a place nearby and straighten these guys out.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Probiere (992) - Iowa, USA - FEB 25, 2007
A hollow, acidic, green-apple tinged mess. Bizarre spice notes and a very thin body, little to no sweetness nor even a firm dry backing to the finish. Bleh.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
bigrond (1499) - factoryville, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 17, 2006
had this beer on tap in Dunmore Pa. I swear it smelt like a deer. And even tasted a little bit like one. Not a good beer. I won’t rule out the brand .....yet

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maltdog (619) - Colorado, USA - DEC 15, 2006
"Fresh" bottle, less than 30 days old. Glossy, mossy brown pour; cocoa red in the glass with a small foam halo. Clear as crystal. Shy bouquet of toffeeish malt and gingerbread spice hop. Mild buttery and breadcrust malt flavor, accented by Target allspice and EKG nutmeg character. Gently carbonated. Finish barely suggestive of citrus, chocolate, and cola. Light palate, but not watery. Clean aftertaste. An alright attempt at a northern English brown/session beer, just needs more personality. Still, the best I know from Barley Creek.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
hopscotch (9517) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - NOV 25, 2006
Draft... GBOA ’06... Crystal clear amber ale with a mid-sized, creamy, off-white head. Subtle aroma is malty, lightly chocolaty and nutty. Malty, mildly sweet flavor. Light-bodied and watery with soft carbonation. Finishes thin. A little boring, but very drinkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Dorwart (2386) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - AUG 23, 2006
Thin off-white head of medium sized bubbles. Reduces quickly but has good carbonation. Aroma of lemon flavored iced tea with some light malts and candy. A little tart fruit also (raspberry?) Color is a nice mahagony brown. Wow, light and fruity in the flavor. Some tartness with more distinct raspberry and cranberry. I am pretty sure that this is not what the brew is supposed to taste like. Some bitterness that lingers after the swallow. More cranerry at the finish. Not a very good beer.

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