douglas88 (8011) - Portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 10, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
12 ounce bottle thanks to Craig. Pours a clear brown color with a small white head. A nice toasted malt nose with some sweetness. The flavor is sweet caramel and toasted malts, light pine. Enjoyable, Lingering dry finish.
Sledutah (6730) - Utah, USA - NOV 23, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
12oz bottle picked up in Idaho
Appearance: Pours dark brown with a small beige head and spotty lacing
Aroma: Roasted malts, chocolate and nutty
Taste: Roasted malts, caramel, rich chocolate and roast coffee, herbal
wheresyourball (572) - El Cajon, California, USA - AUG 25, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Famous Dave's. Nice and cold on a warm Portland day. Pours rich amber brown with small head. Malty and sweet, with a tiny amount of bitterness on the back end.
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BlackEyePA (573) - USA - JUL 18, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
well balanced brown ale, nutty, clean, smooth malt mouthfeel and slight toasted nut taste, hint of choco pretty decent
Ferris (10740) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 31, 2012
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft - Sweet roasted malts with a clear dark amber hue and nice persistent head. Nice malty notes with a balanced bitterness. A nice brown if not plain.
Hophead22 (2879) - Redlands, by way of Wisconsin,, California, USA - MAR 3, 2012
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
12oz bottle. Rating #40. Clear, dark brown pour with a light beige head. Light sweetness, mild toasted aroma. Flavor has a bit more to it than the aroma, nutty with a bigger toasted presence and a bit of caramel in the finish, pretty tasty stuff. (2204)
reebtogi (5395) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 21, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
355ml bottle pours brown in color with a 2 finger off-white head that settles down to produce some spotty lacing on the glass. Aroma is caramel and light roasted malts with a hint of chocolate. Taste is light roasted malt bitterness with some caramel sweetness followed up with a mild hoppy bitter finish. Medium body with light carbonation. One of the better brown ales I have tasted over the years.
Nikiel (879) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 27, 2011
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle with Carla. Pours a very bubbly light brown/red with large white bubbles. Smells lightly sweet of caramel. Tastes very sweet with hints of chocolate, caramel and light bitterness.
bpreo (2365) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - SEP 14, 2011
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
This is one fine tasting beer. As a Brown Ale, it actually tastes like brown, sweet, delicious, brown.
Zymurgeist2 (1643) - Redwood City, California, USA - AUG 12, 2011
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Aroma of nutty malt sweetness. Clear chestnut brown with very little head. Slightly medium-thin mouthfeel. Malty with a little medicine. Chewy for the thin mouthfeel. Not bad.