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RATINGS: 910   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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A hearty brown ale that benefits from the silky mouthfeel provided by oatmeal, pairs great with Cigars.


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
deaconmike (385) - Roswell, Georgia, USA - SEP 7, 2013
Bottle. Cloudy deep amber. Aroma is toffee and apples. Taste is not over sweet or dominated by heavy malt. Mouthfeel is slick, but also a bit creamy. An interesting brown ale.


3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (3443) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 27, 2014
"nice for the style, but under average for the brewer. make sense? nice rich malty, almost nutty sweet aroma. the flavor has a little more to it than most 5% beers. more sweet than anything else, but a little bit of roast and hops in there as well. good brown."

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
miquelcrush (1384) - Granollers, SPAIN - SEP 17, 2014
Molt bona cervesa, predomina la xocolata i el sucre morè, però a la vegada és molt facil de beure. Muy buena cerveza, predomina el chocolate y el azúcar moreno, pero a la vez es muy fácil de beber.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
BiereLuc (904) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 16, 2014
Brune aux reflets rubis. Nez de grains rôtis / café doux. En bouche, des notes terreuse de noix donnent le ton alors qu’un arrière-goût de café s’installe sournoisement pour nous accompagner jusqu’à la fin de la canette. Pendant ce temps, un peu de chocolat noir (non sucré) s’étale sur les flancs. Le liquide est doux, assez pétillant, relativement mince, mais très goûteux. Du début à la fin en passant par le milieu. Comme Brown Ale, c’est assez exemplaire merci.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dochops (14) - Lincoln, Alabama, USA - SEP 15, 2014
From a can bought at World Market. Pour a coffee black with a thin tan head. Nose is chocolate, coffee, oats, malt. Taste is almost the nose with a lovable hoppiness. Ends with a slick mouth feel. I wish I had a 5 Vegas Maduro to pair. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bigda83 (215) - Jamestown, New York, USA - SEP 15, 2014
Can. Pours a cloudy brown color with a small tan head. Aroma of chocolate, molasses and brown sugar. Taste follows the nose and is a tad sweet. Medium body, creamy, low carb, light finish. Very good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
markducommun (214) - Wilmette, Illinois, USA - SEP 13, 2014
Can into a tulip. Deep brown with a slight orange tinge. Almost no head. Chocolate, some sweet molasses. Slight dry bitterness, quite sweet. Very smooth, medium heavy body. Lightly effervescent. Very nice, ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
momordgz (104) - - SEP 2, 2014
Full-bodied roasted chocolate tasting beer. Dark and delicious. Cigar city excellent as usual!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
maxwelldeux (3681) - Everett, Washington, USA - AUG 30, 2014
Can at a bottle share. Pours a hazy brown color. Nose is slightly nutty with some slight caramel, though I find the aroma to be fairly light. Taste is lightly toasty and slightly nutty, and quite smooth. Not bad.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JHeath99 (968) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - AUG 20, 2014
Can shared by supperhopped. Pours a transparent brown with beige head. Taste and aroma of nuts and toast.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
floydslip (175) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Deep mahogany beer with a rich creamy beige head. Nose of burnt nuts, dark caramel, and toast. Flavor is is closer to a porter than a brown ale with the primary flavors coming from toasted grain. Then some nutty flavors emerge, but they are masked by the roast. Finally, a bit of bitterness hits that lingers into the aftertaste. Good beer that was quite a bit better at the brewery than out of the can I’m drinking from.


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