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RATINGS: 386   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 81   EST. CALORIES: 213   ABV: 7.1%
Bear Republic ⁄ Fat Head’s ⁄ Stone TBA Stats: 7.1% abv, 81 IBUs Availability: Limited 12oz bottles & draft, beginning February 27th Distribution: AZ, CA, CO, FL, IL, MA, NC, NM, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, TX, VA, VT, WA Malts: Pale 2–Row, Crystal 60, Toasted Wheat, Victory, and Chocolate Malt Hops: Bravo, Brewer’s Gold, Cascade, and Columbus Brewers:

JStax's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JStax (5219) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - SEP 29, 2012
Poured from a refrigerated bottle into a red wine glass. Pours a dark, hazy amber color, maybe even brown. The head is dense with a beige cast to it. The aroma is heavily columbus hops with the resinous, grassy notes coming through. Some alcohol is evident. Some sweet grapefruit notes come through as well. Taste is herbally bitter with a leafy, earthy note coming through. The dryness comes through especially well in the finish. This is a pretty tasty beer.
Earlier Rating: 6/26/2012 Total Score: 3.6
Poured on draft. Dark, ruddy, rusty brown color with a lightly beige head of foam. Aroma is bready, milk chocolatey, coffee sweetness with a semi herbal hop profile. Taste is initially sweet like a Rolo, but then gives way to an earthy herbal bitterness in the finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tysongillmore (362) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - NOV 21, 2015
Kinda hoppy for a brown ale but I guess that was the idea. Decent but not amazing. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
pushkinwow (2570) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 3, 2015
Bottle from 2012, thanks Lubiere. Cloudy dark amber with a tan head. Nice resiny hop aroma with molasses, brown sugar, slightly dank, toffee, moderate body and light carbonation, enjoyable although definitely past its prime.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GRM (3739) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 1, 2015
Brown bottle, 12 ounces, with and at Luc Bourbonnière’s, savoured on January 18 2015; nose: light basement, caramel, basement, resinous hops, pine; mouth: light basement, caramel, basement, resinous hops, pine, finale in caramel with good presence of hops, medium-full body, average carbonation, mildly bitter, slightly harsh texture; overall: correct FRANÇAIS Bouteille brune, 12 onces, de et chez Luc Bourbonnière, savourée le 18 janvier 2015; nez : léger cave, caramel, cave, houblon résineux, pin; bouche : léger cave, caramel, cave, houblon résineux, pin, finale en caramel avec bonne présence de houblon, corps moyen-corsé, carbonatation moyenne, moyennement amère, texture légèrement râpeuse; en résumé : correct

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lubiere (12878) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 18, 2015
2012 vintage. A clear copper brown ale with a thin light mocha head. In aroma, sweet fruity caramel malt with catnip floral hops, resinous character, brown sugar, very nice. In mouth, a nice sweet fruity caramel malt with nice resinous floral hops, treacle, very nice for a two year old Bottle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nuplastikk (5785) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 7, 2015
On tap at Fat Heads 7.2%. 60 IBU. Big brown ale. Rich caramel and chocolate tones, with a pleasant hop balance. Fresh. Lots of depth, solid for the style. Lighter side of full bodied.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beertholomeus (1706) - California, USA - DEC 27, 2014
Pours a burnt copper color with a khaki head. Malt, toffee, hop, citrus, pine and biscuit aroma. Hop, citrus, pine, floral, caramel, toffee, biscuit and malt flavors. medium body and carbonation with a biscuit, hop and malt finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
conway (2210) - - NOV 28, 2014
Draft. Dark brown with a big off white head. Shockingly hoppy. Lots of pine and citrus. Not what I was expecting from a brown ale but very tasty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (18527) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2014
Bottle at home in Salisbury, CT. Pours clear, amber-brown with a big, tan foam head. Maple crunch granola on the nose, some toasted cereals, pine, orange. Light to medium sweet flavor with rich toasted brown bread, mild figs, earth, faint alcohol, grapes, ripe citrus. Medium bodied with fine to average, almost lively carbonation. Lightly warming to finish with mild sticky toasted pine, bread, light baking cocoa, a bite more ripe citrus. Well balanced and nicely nuanced.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (10131) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 26, 2014
"I thought I poured it warm enough...the first sip was ok...but every sip from there to the eng just kept getting better. Pretty agrees overly hoppy...lots o pine. A medium roasted malty brown ale with just enough brown sugar and molasses to notice, both of which were very nice touches in this unique tasting and smelling brew. "

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
USA_MasterHop (22) - Colorado, USA - DEC 25, 2013
Pours dark brown with a brown top. Aroma is balanced; sweet caramel and herbal with a touch of citrus. sweet maltiness flavour and nice hopiness. Good beer

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