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RATINGS: 630   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
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Peter Brown Tribute Ale is malty American Brown Ale, brewed with molasses, brown sugar, and hopped with Cascade and Centennial. It’s just the way Pete would have wanted it. 2009 California State Fair - GOLD 2009 North American Brewers Association – GOLD 2006 Great American Beer Festival® Brown Porter – BRONZE 2004 Great American Beer Festival® Brown Porter – GOLD


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mbgrayson (538) - Anaconda, Montana, USA - DEC 7, 2013
Pours a fairly dark but clear brown, with tan head. Light aroma of malt. Taste is malty and slightly sweet. Very smooth and drinkable. A very good brown ale. Thumbs up.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VastActiv (2859) - Oulu, FINLAND - DEC 7, 2013
Tap at Bear Republic, Healdsburg. Colour is almost black with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Coffee, some chocolate and roasted malts.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JFGrind (1847) - Glenside, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 22, 2013
Perfect look to Tribute Ale, murky brown and a constant beige foam. Sweet molasses, coffee, brown sugar and alcohol sweet aftertaste. Bitterness is light for my palate, however, represents the American Brown Ale genre well.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fritz123 (1020) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - NOV 18, 2013
750ml bottle from Knightly Spirits in Orlando. Small snifter. Pours a dark brown with a light dissipating head. No lacing. Aroma of prunes, malts, toffee and pumpernickel. Taste is similar with hop balance. Almost no carbonation. I wonder if my bottle is old?? Medium body. Flavor is OK but it just seems old to me.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wlajwl (3896) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - OCT 4, 2013
Aroma is malts, toffee, mild nuttiness and a hint of coffee. The flavor is nutty malts, toffee, tea and a mild hop bitterness in the finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bytemesis (3219) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - OCT 2, 2013
Tap. Clear hazel, small tan head, great lacing. Aroma is caramel, bread, roast. Flavor adds and odd vegetable note, plus brown sugar. Medium sweet, light bitter. Not for me.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
keanex (1458) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - SEP 22, 2013
The bottling date is unreadable.
Appearance: The body appears muddy and opaque with a chestnut hue until viewed through light where it shows a deep and clear garnet. The head is short and lasts only a little while, but it leaves a thin and sparse coating along with a thin bubbly ring.
Aroma: The aroma leans sweet, but this smells a bit dated. Chocolate and vanilla come to mind, sort of a Whoppers like aroma.
Taste: The flavor is right on with the aroma, milky chocolate with hints of vanilla and brown sugar, the finish is a bit more full in flavor than the intro and lingers only a moment. This drinks decent.
Palate: Full bodied, but a bit low in carbonation. This comes off a bit watery.
Overall: This is technically a good beer, but something about it is a bit off. I’m thinking it’s old. I’ll have to try this fresh.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
suprchunk (2261) - Crestview, Florida, USA - SEP 19, 2013
Deep mahogany colored pour with ruby highlights. Big off-white almost khaki head. Plenty of lacing. Aroma of malt and caramel. Taste is chocolatey right up front with a nice smooth malt finishing up. Pretty good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BVery (6416) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Tap at the brewpub. Really nice example of the style. Non hazy deep amber brown pour. Clingy head. Molasses - very sweet. Toffee. Slight nuttiness. Nice brew.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Concealer (784) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 20, 2013
Tap. Light brown with a red tint, caramel white head. Sweet malt, caramel and a light toasted malt. Flavor is similar with a subtle dark fruit.


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