Birdsong Lazy Bird Brown
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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.43/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Lazy Bird captures the essence of what it means to be an American Brown Ale. It pours a mahogany brown with a noticeable lemony yet roasty aroma, which comes from a heavy amount of cascade hops at the end of the boil as well as a generous amount of roasted barley in the mash. This combination of malt and hop intricacy makes for an enjoyable beer year round.

OG: 1.058 FG: 1.017
2 Row Pale, Caramel 60L Malt, Victory Malt, Red Wheat Malt, Chocolate Malt, Roasted Barley
(Bittering) Columbus
(flavor/Aroma) Galena, Fuggle, Cascade

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
aumentm (452) - North Carolina, USA - JUL 7, 2015
Good drink. This is a smooth well balanced and complex brown ale. This has a roasty aroma and nice finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jtclockwork (11042) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 24, 2015
Draft. Pours brown white head. Nose/taste of coffee, caramel and toffee. Medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ferris (8103) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 15, 2015
Draft - Light roast and some chocolate. Cloudy brown with a decent beige head. Toffee,twig and a sweet bitter finish. Nitro - little more burnt notes with a creamy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DedicatedToFun (4000) - Santa Monica, California, USA - JAN 2, 2015
Tap, brown pour, white head, nose is coffee, taste is coffee, some vanilla, decent

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rosenbergh (8690) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 24, 2014
Draught at the Birdsong, Charlotte, NC. Hazy dark brown colour with a small light tan head. Sweet malt, sugary sweetness, mild roasted notes and hoppy bitterness in the aroma. The flavour is grassy hops, moderate bitterness, roasted malt and ashy dryness. Balanced. Tasted this one also as a Nitro version. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Elwood (3336) - Leesburg, Virginia, USA - OCT 17, 2014
Serving: Draft at Draught. Dark brown pour with a nice light tan head. Nice lacing too. There is a little roasted malt, some nuttiness, and a little coffee in the nose. Nice mix of roasty flavors on the palate that are similar to the nose with a bit of earthy bitterness. Medium bodied with a medium finish. Nice version of an American brown.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
GnarlyGnome (803) - Fairfield, Ohio, USA - MAR 5, 2014
UPDATED: MAR 6, 2014 Draft: pours a very dark brown with a small kith tan head. Aromas are like sweet roasted bread, the flavor is much the same... Nice malty, bready... Great brown ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rrauth (1196) - North Carolina, USA - FEB 14, 2014
Draft at bottlemixx. Looks like a perfect beer. Hidden hop taste without the aroma. Nice ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jcnielsen (2691) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 6, 2014
On tap at Birdsong. Pours a brown color with white head. Roasty, malty, sweet flavors. Alright brown.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
adnielsen (10138) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 5, 2014
On tap @ Birdsong with jcnielsen. Pours a hazy reddish brown appearance with a tan head. Toast, nuts, and a bit of smoke in the nose. Quite sweet. Shit, it finishes very sweet. Kind of jumps up on you. Toffee offered as well. Some Fuggles. No.

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