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RATINGS: 59   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Jcarb28 (97) - Pico Rivera, California, USA - APR 1, 2014
Poured a dark amber brown. Light roasted, malty, sweet notes. Not too full bodied to the taste with a nutty caramel the sweet taste. A slight sour malt on the palate lingers after the drink.


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
SlimHabib (314) - Redondo Beach, California, USA - AUG 9, 2015
Bottle pour. Dark brown with a brown head. Aroma is nuts and coffee. Medium body. Light salty taste.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Fatehunter (1684) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - APR 27, 2015
Pours two fingers of light tan head on a dark brown body. The aroma is vanilla, nutty and roasted malt. The taste starts with a nice vanilla and nut flavor, then turns down with a watery metallic bitterness. Odd. The texture is crisp. It smells fine, but the flavor is a let down.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GG (2332) - NorCal, California, USA - NOV 6, 2014
22oz bottle - Pouring the beer into my glass, I noticed that the head formation was really lacking and I couldn’t remember the last time a beer had such poor pour. Aroma was slightly tart, it had dirty penny, iced tea with just an underlying note of brown sugar. Nutty malt flavors with just a twist of tartness. Some fruity character is also present which I assume is the yeast? Kinda reminds me a little of a poorly made dubbel. Not a waste for $3/bottle.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
slowrunner77 (7196) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 26, 2014
"kinda subpar, especially when calling it an imperial. abv may be higher, but really it’s just more muddled and rather weakish dark malt flavors, very slight hop and chocolate presence, and some fruity sweetness that doesn’t seem to belong. not a drainpour, but not a deal either, at any price."

1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
biznatch (1) - - JUN 12, 2014 does not count
Whenever i open a beer that i have never tried, I always smell it first!! Did anyone else smell right off the bat... vinegar???.. I did and so did my Brother.. Did we get a bad bottle? cause i’d like to think that nobody would knowingly brew something this terrible!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beertholomeus (1238) - California, USA - MAY 7, 2014
Pours a reddish brown color with a khaki head. Malt, caramel, toffee and nut aroma. Toffee, caramel, malt, nut, fruit and some hop flavors. Medium body and carbonation. Toffee finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Landmonger (156) - USA - MAR 24, 2014
Pleasant surprise. Not what I expected but still enjoyed, dark brown in color with a thin head, crisp carbonation, thin mouth feel, taste of malt, some fruitness, sourness is prevalent, the lingering sourness and then more warmth than you would expect from a 7.2 abv. Try it with an open mind don’t expect a Brown and you may like it. I did.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pterodiacetyl (55) - California, USA - FEB 10, 2014
22 oz bottle from BevMo. Oak comes through at the end. Has a pleasant sour note. For five bucks and change this is worth trying.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DedicatedToFun (4000) - Santa Monica, California, USA - FEB 2, 2014
Decent brown ale, not that bad actually, nutty, bomber from whole foods, decent


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