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RATINGS: 1330   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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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%.

Doppelganger's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Doppelganger (1388) - Dry County, Arkansas, USA - MAR 22, 2010
A rather old rating, finally getting entered now. This moose came from John’s Grocery in Iowa City, and poured a dark brown with a modest tan head. Smells of warm toasty malt and coffee. Pleasant nutty roast flavor, just a bit thinner than I’d wish for initially, but a few more sips in the light-leaning body seems important to the very refreshing briskness of the beer. Faint woody bitterness. This could pass for a mild, which is a very good thing in my book.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Countbeer (4681) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - NOV 24, 2014
From 10 year old note: Bottle: Red brown beer with an off white color foam. Smell malts, roast and coffee. Taste caramel, bitters, malts, roast, chocolate.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
mikedevilsfan (177) - Tennessee, USA - NOV 20, 2014
This one was a real surprise. Waited a long time to try this. Medium brown color with a nice head. Aroma is weird. Smells cheap and grainy. Taste is slightly metallic, some malts with a very unpleasant aftertaste. Disappointing brown ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sturmthis (594) - Ohio, USA - NOV 14, 2014
On draft. Dark brown color with little off white head. Caramel and a slight hop taste. Very solid beer. 555 beer this year.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jado (564) - Camp Hill, AUSTRALIA - NOV 10, 2014
From 355 ml can. Pours a clear chestnut brown with a small off-white head. Faint aromas of raisins, caramel and malt. Taste is gentle dark fruit and more caramel with a slight coffee bitterness. Fairly short finish with a light fruity aftertaste. Straightforward but very drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mattyhennessy (341) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - NOV 7, 2014
Pours light brown with a tan/beige head with a slight haze. Caramel and toffee on the nose with some spice and fruity hop esters. Toffee and caramel dominate the flavour with a surprising hop presence. Roasty flavours also emerge. Nothing really that makes this beer amazing, but it is solid. Great to sink a few

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
vickey9 (518) - Brussels, BELGIUM - OCT 27, 2014
Chicory and a roasted malt are very gentle this ale. Light and simple Pleasant bitterness on gently sweet background. B@H

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
maddbrew (1) - Lawndale, California, USA - OCT 25, 2014 does not count
A good beer, a bit to much hop aroma/flavor and not quite enough bitterness to balance. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
YigSvartka (92) - Manitoba, CANADA - OCT 23, 2014
Typical nearly opaque brown appearance with no head. Unsubstantial aroma consisting of malt, roast and caramel. Very boring brown. Extremely thin and watery. The flavours are adequately described by the aroma. Simple and feeble. Don’t quite understand the praise for this one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6035) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 21, 2014
"pretty smooth beer, even better if you can find it in the metal bottles. dark roasted malt and coffee on the nose and tongue. A cut above average. Recomended. 3.4 bottle, 3.6+ tap, 3.6+ aluminum

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AbbeyRoade (385) - Missouri, USA - OCT 20, 2014
Good! Nutty and roasty and not too sweet. A great specimen for a Brown ale.

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