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RATINGS: 384   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAY 20, 2012

Date: April 01, 2012
Mode: Bottle
Source: Total Wine, GA
Appearance: opaque dark brown, fine beige head, streaks of lace
Aroma: dry chocolate aroma, robust hops, citrus
Flavor: rich chocolate flavor, dry, earthy, heavy citrus, plenty of bitterness
Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 14/20
Rating: 3.5/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: *** /4

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (10827) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 29, 2011
Bottle. Pours clear brown with a large, creamy beige head, long retention with excellent lacing. Aroma and flavor are heavy malt (bread, cookie, nutty), earthy and woody hops, dates, and wood notes. Medium body, warmth, and carbonation with a dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madsberg (10801) - Søborg, DENMARK - AUG 1, 2012
Bottled. Dark reddish brown coloured. Dense light brown head. Aroma of herbs. caramel, roast, flowers, light grass. Flavour of roast, caramel, cocoa, flowers, herbs and light sterin. MEdium to full bodied. Ends on a rosted and floral bitterness. Nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Drake (10689) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 7, 2011
This rating is dedicated to Candice Alstrom, who really needs to re-evaluate who she is as a person. Served on cask at Beer Run in Charlottesville, VA, on 6/13/11. Pours a hazy brown color with a medium sized creamy tan head. Good head retention and lacing. Aroma of citrus, dark malts and earthy, citrus hops. The taste is citrus hops, chocolate and some roastiness. Medium bodied.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Benzai (10464) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAR 10, 2012
650ml bottle I brought @ ZZT III. Very nice red colored beer with a full sized ogg-white to beige head. Smell malts, dark malts, hops, caramel, coffee, dark chocolate. After a while some ash and some sweetness comes up. Taste malts, hops, caramel, lightly coffee, chocolate. Very nice beer. Medium carbo, medium body.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
adnielsen (10137) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 23, 2013
Tap @ Black Bottle Fort Collins. Pours a dark orangish brown appearance with a brown head. Caramel, a bit nutty, toasty malty, somewhat earthy aroma. Moderately sweet, a touch smoky, burnt caramel malty, nutty flavor. Pretty tasty.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
hopscotch (10118) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JUN 2, 2010
UPDATED: JUN 3, 2010 Bottle… Clear, dirty orange ale with a huge, frothy, white head that diminishes to a small, tight, white cap that is in no hurry to go anywhere anytime soon. Strange, but enjoyable, aroma – tangerine, toasted nuts and milk chocolate. Medium-bodied and raspy with prickly carbonation. The flavor is all about milk chocolate, bitter orange peel and gentle, citric acidity. Finishes chocolaty and fairly bitter with a rumor of tartness. Definitely infected, but may God bless whatever bug is in here. Took a boring, used-up style and made it relevant.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (9728) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 12, 2011
Bottle 650ml @ Geokkjer
Pours cloudy brown with a huge off-white head. Aroma has notes of light roasted malt. coffee and orange, citrus, peach. Taste is medium sweet, light bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (9664) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 2, 2011
Bomber from Premiere. A sweet aroma. Enormous soapy head, lacey. Long bitter finish. In a word: nutty brown. Very drinkable Hops and malting is so balanced. Better than its rating in the sense that I would serve this regular to people if available down the street. Great for the style.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dogbrick (9611) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUL 16, 2010
UPDATED: JUL 22, 2010 Sample from a bottle shared by Brad at Jackie O’s as part of Ohio Brew Week. The beer is a clear amber-orange color with a medium frothy off-white head that burns away quickly. Sticky rings of lacing. Aroma of toasted bread and caramel malt. Medium body with flavors of sweet toasted malt, milk chocolate and some fruit. The finish is sweet and malty, with a very light hops aftertaste. Just average overall.


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