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RATINGS: 96   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Our roasted chocolate and pale malts shake hands creating mild caramel flavors. Brown is your new reason to love beer. Hops are added to create the perfect balance of sweetness to hopiness. Brown is back... and it's beautiful.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (23333) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 19, 2008
Draught @ Bridgeport Brewing. Pours a dark amber brownish color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty caramel aroma with some hints of brown sugar. Roasted malty caramel and chocolate flavor. Has a roasted malty finish with some hints of caramel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
bhensonb (14161) - Woodland, California, USA - JAN 22, 2007
Bottle. 5.2% per BridgePort website. Light aroma of chocolate and malt. Clear ruby brown color with a beige head that didn’t stick. Medium mouthfeel, light chocolate, a slight rush of malt, and residual chocolate with slight hop in the finish. Very smooth, very light, probably good with certain foods. Nice, but it does not seem very substantial.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ratman197 (13398) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAR 17, 2007
Bottle poured a clear brown with a small lingering tan head. Aromas of chocolate, carmel and a hint of toffee. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of chocolate, carmel and a hint of nuts with a crisp lightly bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (12198) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - OCT 14, 2007
12 oz bottle-pours a foamy to shaving cream/rocky light tan head and mahogany color. Aroma is medium/dark malt-toffee/molasses. Taste is initial perfumy (hallertau hops?) which continues then medium/dark malt-toffee/molasses. OK carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hopdog (11560) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 25, 2007
12oz bottle. Poured a medium and clear brown color with a small sized off white head. Aromas of toasted nuts and caramel. Tastes of basically the same.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kp (10883) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Name: Beertown Brown
Date: 03/04/2007
Mode: Bottle
Source: Tasting

hazy brown with red tones, sweet nutty caramel malt aroma, sweet chocolate and caramel malt flavor, very light balancing bitterness keeps the balance, very nice rich malt flavor provides a drinkable session ale

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3.1/5.0
Drinkability: 9/10
Score: **+/4

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DuffMan (9592) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 10, 2008
Bottle, shared with mmmIPA and Parksy. This was a lightly hopped brown ale, nutty and a little fudgey in the malt department. Very enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
3fourths (9146) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - AUG 16, 2008
Bottle. Clear cola and walnut brown colored body with a tan head. Nose is maple malt and brown sugar, light notes of toast, and a small lactic yeast note. Crisp and wet flavor, crusty toasted grains, wet bread, some walnut flavored toasted bread... decent enough for a brown ale but nothing to see here either...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ernest (7342) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - MAR 6, 2007
Bottle. Head is initially small, frothy, light brown, mostly diminishing. Body is medium to dark brown. Aroma is lightly to moderately malty (nuts, caramel, toasted bread), lightly hoppy (herbs). Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly acidic, lightly to moderately bitter. Medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation. Clearly made for carefree easy-drinking. A basic, cookie-cutter rendition. Nothing wrong, but nothing much of interest either.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
5000 (6862) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - JAN 2, 2010
Bottle:   Moderate brown, ruby hues, moderate light beige head, spritzy, spotty lacing.   Malty nose, a little mealy, slight cocoa notes.   Certainly light on any hop aspect.   Pretty malty, a little mealy, some cereal, with very little bitterness.   Decent, a good beginners Brown.   Very light on the exit, clean, with some minor mealy notes.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate, perhaps nearing the thing side.   Wow, quick finish.   Not much there.   Certainly a light beer for the style, no hop bitterness and light on the tongue.   Wished it was a bit bigger, but as is it probably appeals to most of those who would usually drink BMC.

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