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RATINGS: 1413   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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%.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (11474) - Escondido, California, USA - JAN 27, 2006
Draught at Old Chicago in Colorado Springs. Pours dark nut (chesnut) brown wiht a small frothy tan head and lined, spotty lacing. Malty (caramel, chocolate, meal) medium roasted aroma with yeast notes, faint hops. Malty, slight sour yeast (sweat, dough) flavor, low sweetness, low acidity. Medium bodied refreshing and crisp.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Drake (11432) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - MAR 22, 2010
12 ounce can. Pours a clear brown color with a medium head. Decent head retention and lacing. Aroma of chocolate, caramel and nutty notes. Taste is caramel, chocolate, nuts, leafy hops and some fruits in the finish. Medium bodied, smooth,

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
UPDATED: MAR 8, 2009
Date: August 11, 2003
Mode: Bottle
Source: possessed family west
Appearance: ruby red, big tan head
Aroma: toasted malt aroma, hint of chocolate
Body: creamy body
Flavor: rich dry malt flavor, touch of astringent hops, quick finish
Overall: a fine brown ale

Date: February 23, 2009
Mode: draft
Words: TapWerks - OK
Appearance: clear brown with ruby highlights, fine beige head, streaks of drippy lace
Aroma: light chocolate aroma, hint of caramel sweetness
Flavor: rich chocolate flavor, lots of nutty character, touch of caramel sweetness adds to the richness

Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 8/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 7/10; Overall: 13/20
Rating: 3.2/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: **+/4

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
daknole (10740) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 26, 2008
Reminds me of a porter more than a brown ale. really nice and malty. perfectly done brown...nice!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hopdog (10498) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 30, 2004
Poured a dark brown with a large tan head. Aromas and tastes of malts, nutty, and caramel. Smells better than it tastes (but isnít anything too bad tasting). It was an OK beer to try, but I would pass on buying it again given other choices...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dogbrick (10434) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - DEC 9, 2002
I have been waiting to get my hands on this beer for awhile, just because of the wacky name. The fact that the beer was pretty good was just icing on the cake. Pours a dark brown color with a medium thin beige head. Aroma of nuts and light caramel. Flavor was smooth and malty with a nutty finish. Although a little uneven compared to the Sierra Blanca Nut Brown I had before it, this is still a decent beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
hopscotch (10426) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - DEC 2, 2002
UPDATED: JUN 17, 2008 Bottle... This beer rocks!... Malt and butter hit my nose first. Even though my glass of this ale was ten degrees too cold, I detect plenty of rich malt, roasted cashews and caramel in the aroma. They say brown ale, I say mahogany ale. Small, fizzy, khaki head. Almost fully diminishing. Nevermind the lacing... what lacing? Who cares anyway? Itís a good looking beer. The flavor is very well balanced. Moderate malt and moderate hops. Bursts of caramel and dark roasted cashews and almonds. Light-bodied with a dry mouthfeel. Lively carbonation. A very short, Sahara dry finish. Very good beer. "Nurse! Iíll have another I.V. Drip of the Moose Drool, please!" Thanks to kyzr for this one!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KimJohansen (10406) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - JUL 25, 2010
Clear mahogany with a medium to large beige head. Sweet aroma with roasted malt, caramel and chocolate. Flavor had roasted malt, caramel, nuts, chocolate and hints of hops. Fairly dry and crisp. Not bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sammy (10329) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 7, 2010
Enjoyed on tap at the Yrd House, Scottsdale. Very dark brown a little head, it was promising. It had some stouty qualities with licorice but it was too sweet, and not so drinkable.Average mouthfeel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
crossovert (10314) - Illinois, USA - MAR 6, 2011
Thicker and more stout like than most brown ales, it ispretty average though.

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