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Brown Angel comes at you with three levels. At the heart the beer is layer upon layer of pure, delicious malt. Columbus and Amarillo hops add an intense hop presence while a final layer of East Kent Goldings delivers a delicate floral finish. This is NOT your old school brown, but a rather sexy American interpretation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ben4321 (4322) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - FEB 26, 2014
Location: 22 oz bottle at Backstreet Cafe, 2/26/14

Aroma: The nose is malty, nutty, some roast, bread, brown sugar, fruit, and some hoppy notes
Appearance: It pours a dark reddish-brown color with a tan head and a decent amount of lace
Flavor: The hops come out more in the flavor, malty, roasty, and a little sweet, with a bitter close
Palate: The body is medium-plus, it has a smooth, roasty feel, and a pretty dry finish
Overall Impression: This is a really nice example of a brown with a good mix of malty components balanced out by a pretty decent hop bitterness. Good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ferris (6237) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 23, 2014
Bottle - Malty toffee with a bit of chocolate roast. Deep brown with a very rich brown head. Lots of malts, quickly followed by a ton of hops. Bitterness near the end and a bit of flavor. Decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
salvaticas (485) - - FEB 13, 2014
Bottle pour. Nice Belgian-ish nose, pouring a very dark solid brown. Light but to-the-point flavor with a good bite. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Nsanders (616) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - FEB 2, 2014
Tap at Pizza Luce. Red brown with heavy tan lacing. Tropical fruit and resinous hops, burnt sugar, and rubber. Taste is mostly bitter, atypical for a brown ale. Body is medium with strong carbonation. Not your usual brown ale, borders on IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
zoucrew102 (691) - - FEB 1, 2014
Bomber. Roasted malt aroma with notes of caramel and hops. Pours a clear brown color with a thick light, brown head and excellent lacing. Roasted malt flavor with some caramel malt. Finishes dry with quite a bit of hops. Good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bedub (4) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JAN 29, 2014 does not count
Pours a creamy dark brown with a thick tan head. Tastes of dark molasses, burnt toast and a slightly sour aftertaste. Overall a solid brown. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stevoj (2486) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JAN 28, 2014
Brown ale with a bit of a bite, nice crisp roast grain bitterness on the finish. Dark brown, but clear, with tight beige head, good lacing. Aroma is roast grains and hint of molasses. Taste is mostly roast grains, burnt toast, wood. One of the better brown ales I’ve tried.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheJvd (938) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 27, 2014
Sample from bottle at Nieuwjaarsborrel 2014, thanks for sharing jmgreenuk! Pours almost clear brown with a small off-white head. Aroma has caramel, a bit of fruitiness and malts. Taste is sweet with fudge, caramel, a bit of chocolate and a soft bitterness. Medium body and over medium carbo.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JulienHuxley (3592) - Hilversum, NETHERLANDS - JAN 25, 2014
Bottle at Mr Hangover’s Nieuwjaarsborrel, thanks to jmgreenuk. Clear amber brown pour, nice head. Malty toasty aroma, toffee, nice brown malt. Taste is malty, roasty, brown sugar, roasty sourness. Medium carbonation, light body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deanso (5962) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - JAN 24, 2014
Sample @nieuwjaarsborrel. Thin off white head. Hazy brown pour. A nice brew

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