RateBeer
overall
84
92
style

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1391   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Moose Drool is our Brown Ale. Far and away the best selling beer brewed in Montana, Moose Drool is chocolate brown in color with a creamy texture. Our brown ale is a malty beer with just enough hop presence to keep it from being too sweet. The aroma also mostly comes from the malt with a hint of spiciness being added by the hops. Moose Drool is brewed with pale, caramel, chocolate, and whole black malts; and Kent Goldings, Liberty, and Willamette hops. It has an original gravity of 13 degrees Plato, and is 4.2% alcohol by weight, 5.3% by volume.
Note: ABV went down to 5.1%.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rentalman (103) - British Columbia, CANADA - APR 27, 2005
Bottle - Pours opaque brown with a tan head. Smells like they did not cheap out in the malt department also a bit of roastiness. Flavor is toasted malt with a hint of mocha. A bit of bitterness for ballance. Pretty good but I bet this was more interesting when the brewery started out.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RateandPillage (426) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - APR 20, 2005
Pours reddish-brown with an average off-white head. Malty and woody (oak?) aroma that carries through slightly to the flavor. Some nutty, roasty flavors. Not bad, but I didnít think this one was anything special.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
goldtwins (4320) - Nesconset, New York, USA - APR 10, 2005
Poured a clear medium brown color. Aroma was very malty. It even had a smell of just opened bag of malt extract. Flavor also very malty with that malted powder taste. Like the stuff my wife puts in malteds for me. MMM...malteds. Touch of bitterness at the end. Light to medium body.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
aracauna (3280) - Georgia, USA - APR 9, 2005
This one had an odd bit of character that I wasnít expecting from a brown ale with a bit of vanilla and wood that made one of the group actually ask if it was whiskey-barrel aged. It wasnít, but the vanilla and wood definitely backed up the sweet dark malts.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
austinpowers (2826) - New York, New York, USA - APR 1, 2005
I finally got my hands on the olí moose drool and what a delight it was. Very thick and malty, as Iíd hoped. In addition, itís pretty roasty and a tad burnt for a Brown Ale. Very solid indeed.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
doostinjcap (43) - Newport, Oregon, USA - MAR 17, 2005
GREAT BROWN ALE! The flavor is deep, and is really enjoyable! Great ale from Big Sky, no wonder moose drool is such a hit!

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
SpecialSauce (47) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 13, 2005
The aroma and appearance are average for a brown ale. The flavor is complex, though not necessarilly in a good way. I think perhaps the flavors just donít wuite my palate well. I find that it warms quickly, and when it does all I get is a mish-mash of toasted flavors. Just average.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerLimey (2154) - California, USA - MAR 11, 2005
Dark reddish appearance, good head formation. Malty, toasted caramel aroma. Rich dark chocolate flavor, sweet and malty, turns to a dry roasted nutty finish. Pretty tastey broon ale.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
aspidites (1272) - manteca, California, USA - MAR 4, 2005
Boring boring boring, bland underattenuated and BORING. cool name though probably because it tastes like moose drool.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kms399 (267) - plymouth, Minnesota, USA - MAR 4, 2005
brown with a light tan head. actually a creamy smooth mouth feel. nice subtle coffee and chocolate. i am kind of drunk right now and will have to rate this again.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 119 120 121  122  123 124 125 » 140


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50