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RATINGS: 982   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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3.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
ectotherm (13) - farmington, Minnesota, USA - OCT 23, 2013
If you are in the Tampa area make your way to the brewery taste house on spruce street. If you can not because of the wife or the other. Buy it in a can, pour in to a glass or your hand if you have to. Drink the six pack sitting in the backyard chasing the opossums away. For the tourist do the same but chase down the little brown lizards down and try to catch them.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kryon (1767) - SWEDEN - MAY 1, 2015
Pours clear brown low off white head Aromas of Brown bread, caramel Taste has malty profile, bready, caramel

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ktwse (2560) - SWEDEN - MAY 1, 2015
Pours clear brown with low off-white head. Aroma of nuts, toffee, caramel, slightly toasty. Taste is roasty caramel sweet. Body is light and smooth with soft carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
asheft (2670) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - APR 29, 2015
On tap at Rattle and Hum, NYC. Chocolatey aroma with a blend of citrusy hops, dried fruit, and raspberries. Hazy mahogany under a tan collar. Sweet hazelnut flavour with dry nuts and dried fruit. Moderate bitterness and moderate doughnut shop coffee accent. Medium light body, moderate carbonation, almost crisp.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jshupka (13) - Ontario, CANADA - APR 28, 2015
355ml can brought to me from Florida. Pours a deep, mahogany brown with a full and aggressive head. Nose is weak, but has some chocolate, roasted malts, and caramel. Taste is caramel, toffee, roasted malts, wood. Almost tastes barrel aged. Clean palate with little aftertaste, but enough to remind you how great it was. A wonderful example of a brown ale. Iím very impressed with this one, and canít wait to get my hands on more of Cigar Cityís offerings.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
probstblueribbon (3216) - Nepean, Ontario, CANADA - APR 26, 2015
Crowler from the brewery via Christine (thanks!). Deep brown with a thin tan head. Richly nutty and a bit fruity, chocolate, roasted malt, a touch watery, lightly sweet with limited bitterness. Not bad.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rdixon77 (1410) - Georgia, USA - APR 19, 2015
Old rating. Great brown. Deep dark red brown. Nice toasted malts, light sweet caramel, dry finish. Tasty.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kapusil (715) - HUNGARY - APR 17, 2015
0.355l can. Reddish dark brown body, light brown head. Aroma of chocolate, sour chherry and some smoke. Taste of chocolate, caramel, sour cherry and some grains. Suprisingly acidic for me. Overall itís an OK beer.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
CousinBrenden (125) - St Louis, Missouri, USA - APR 14, 2015
Poured brown with tan head. Toffee malts and malty mouth coating without being cloying and sweet. Great brown.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
47574xeCD (535) - Godís Country, West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2015
330ml Can brought back from USA. Poured a clear brown with red tinge, off white head. Malty notes with hints of caramel. Easy drinking.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Frode (358) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 11, 2015
Can 33 cl.
Hazy dark brown, beige head. Malt, caramel and burned wood. Medium sweet, dry bitter finish.


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