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RATINGS: 115   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Breckenridge Brewery's Mighty Brown is a towering behemoth of a brown ale, rich, robust and full of personality. And it will go well with every other big event, meal or day in your life. Savor it. And ration it accordingly.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KAF (448) - Coralville, Iowa, USA - DEC 4, 2007
Dark brown pour with a two finger thick light cocoa brown head that fades quickly. Burnt malt aroma with sweet chocolate. Very smooth body. Very little bitterness. A hint of caramel in flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Mrthirstyneck (341) - Minnesota, USA - OCT 22, 2007
wow nice big brown here i thought. really DRY on the palate and hangin in there for quite some time. nice color not much head at all. and a bit watery mouthfeel. however like i said NICE REALLY dry finish which is ice great beer good work

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aeneas (21) - Port Jefferson Station, New York, USA - SEP 27, 2007
Pours a dark brown with a rich thick tan head. Aroma was all about the brown malt flavors, a nice balance of caramel and chocolate with slight hints of sweetened coffee. Flavor was big for a brown, rich in english malt flavor balanced with some brown malt and chocolate. Pushed almost into a porter, but not quite. Mothfeel was very pleasant... rich full body with appopiate carbonation. Residual sugars provided a silken feel to the beer and complemented the hint of dryness at the end. Really a well crafted beer. A bit big for a brown, and not quite a porter, but an "imperial brown" like this is fantastic!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 9, 2007
UPDATED: NOV 20, 2011
Name: 471 Mighty Brown
Date: September 05, 2007
Mode: Bottle
Source: Roadtrip
Appearance: clear dark brown, wispy beige head, drippy streaks of lace
Aroma: slightly sweet milk chocolate aroma
Flavor: rich milk chocolate flavor, nice caramel sweetness, little to no bitterness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 13/20
Rating: 3.3/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: **+ /4

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
illinismitty (2270) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 21, 2007
UPDATED: AUG 22, 2007 Bottle from Friar Tuck in Savoy, IL. Pours a dark brown with some ruby hues and a dissipating off white head. Aroma of brown sugar, hazlenut, and cocoa powder. Initial flavor of caramel, brown sugar, and wet grains- all with moderate sweetness. Mid palate has just enough hops to balance it out but is quickly overpowered by astringency. Some vanilla on the finish that is then is dominated unpleasant fusel alcohol Messy and unbalanced. Improves at room temperature.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
waolsen (1371) - Littleton, Colorado, USA - MAY 15, 2007
bottle. dark brown/black pour with tan milkshake head. lacing. aroma of roasted malts, fresh hops, coffee and brown sugar. medium body. sweet and sugary. sugars mellow as it warms altough I feel they are too dominant. sour malts, roasted nuts, fresh hops, molasses. Nice effort. The 417 is about all I look forward to from Breck.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GeneralGao (3614) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - MAY 7, 2007
22 oz bottle served at cellar temperature. Poured a clear ruby brown color. Head was two fingers high and light tan in color. Aroma was of toffee, molasses, and husky grain. Delicately sweet on the tongue with lots of biscuity malt and caramel flavor. There were also a strong vanilla accent and a hint of milk chocolate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
robertsreality (2460) - Minnesota, USA - APR 15, 2007
Very Dark Brown with White Sandy Ring. Sugar Sweet Aroma. Nice Thick Dark Malts...Faint Notes of Roasts..Light Syrupy Molasses....Sweet Overall..Bitter and Lightly Stale Aftertaste...Nice Solid Brown.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tennisjoel (1244) - Rochester, Minnesota, USA - FEB 7, 2007
Average looking brown ale. Thin cocoa colored head. Aroma is buttery, roasted nuts. A little thin bodied, even for a brown ale. Not too impressed with this...I’d choose Bells Best Brown or Rogue Hazelnut over this one. Fairly simple and one dimensional. Middle of the road given the style. The one positive here is there is a nice warming feeling without the alcohol bite.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Styles (2014) - Lincoln Park, Michigan, USA - JAN 24, 2007
Medium brown-mahogany no head. Buttery nuttiness in aroma, faint chocolate. Flavor is all chocolate and toasted nuts, through and through. Residuel sweetness. Only a brown, but enjoyable, if your in the mood for huge malt.

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