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RATINGS: 134   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 23   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Our most popular brewmaster special brought back by overwhelming requests. A classic British nut brown ale. Full bodied, complex and interesting yet mild in flavor. Our interpretation of this style has distinctive hop aroma and flavor. (O.G.-1.052, IBUs 23)


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25088) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 24, 2006
(On tap) Beautiful, clear reddish brown with an off-white head. Malty nose with a vaguely burned edge. Medium-bodied with lots of roasted malt and a hint of nuts - perhaps even coffee. Dry finish. 300306

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bu11zeye (11940) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - DEC 22, 2005
(Bottle, courtesy of Sledge Jr) Pours a dark mahogany body with a moderate off-white head. Aroma of toasted malt, raisin, and grass. Flavor of malt, cocoa, caramel, and a bit of fruit with a dry finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
argo0 (11440) - Washington DC, USA - MAY 23, 2006
(12oz bottle, thanks SpringsLicker) Small beige head atop a clear chestnut body. Aroma is medium sweet, caramel, some chocolate, roast. Taste is moderately sweet, caramel, chocolate, light nut. Minimal bitterness. Light-medium body, slightly sticky.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11078) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 29, 2008
on tap-pours a light tan head and mahogany color. Aroma is medium malt, chocolate/coffee/roasty/peat, some fruit-lemon, some earthy hops. Taste is medium malt, chocolate/coffee/roasty/peat, some fruit-lemon, some earthy hops. Semi-dry finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
UPDATED: JAN 18, 2009
Date: July 26, 2003
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewfest, Nashville
Appearance: brown, tyin tan head
Aroma: toasted malt aroma
Flavor: dry malt flavor, balanced, more hop lavor than thg typical brown, but still boring

Date: September 16, 2006
Mode: Bottle
Source: Roadtrip
Appearance: clear dark ruby, scant beige head that rouses upon demand
Aroma: lightly sweet nutty malt aroma with a hint of chocolate and yeasty buscuit malts
Body: creamy body
Flavor: good malt flavor with chocolate and vienna character, light bitterness

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3.1/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: *4

Name: Nut Brown Ale
Date: November 08, 2008
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub
Appearance: clear dark amber, fine grey head, thick spidery lace
Aroma: sweet caramel and chocolate aroma
Flavor: sweet chocolate flavor, nice caramel sweetness brings out the chocolate, nutty character adds depth, very light balancing bitterness stays out of the way of the rich malt

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

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (10540) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 7, 2007
Draft sample at SBGF07. Poured dark brown color with a medium off-white frothy head that diminished slowly and had good lacing. Moderate toasted malty aroma. Medium body with a sticky texture. Medium balanced flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (10000) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 14, 2014
Bottle shared at RBWG 2014. This one had a mix of nuts and brownies, decent enough.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (9652) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - NOV 26, 2008
Bottle poured a clear copper brown with a small lasting tan head. Aromas of cocoa, carmel and nuts. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of cocoa, carmel and light nuts with a smooth malty finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (9585) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - APR 2, 2005
Pours mahagoney with a tiny light brown head. Chocolate and coffee aromas with a hop nose. Caramel and chocolate malt flavor with coffee notes. Medium-bodied and creamy palate.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
SirADNielsen (8963) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 6, 2014
Bottle @ Beer Fart Dunegeon Aloft. Pours a red violet appearance with a tan head. Nutty pecan candy aroma. Fairly dei. Light paper. Bland toast flavor. Bleh.


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