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Coopers Dark Ale

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Brewed by Coopers Brewery
Style: Brown Ale
Regency Park, South Australia, Australia

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RATINGS: 276   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The flavour lies somewhere between our Sparkling Ale and Stout but the texture and appearance is less syrupy and cleaner. Coopers Dark Ale is top fermented in the traditional manner. A combination of dark and medium-roasted malt produces this rich, flavoursome brew that's especially satisfying in nippy weather.


4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
mrmoe (5) - - JAN 17, 2016 does not count
I know it is a little low in alcohol at on 4.5 %,but the flavours,taste and aroma are all there to be enjoys. Cooper’s always deliver a good beer and this one along with the extra stout are brilliant. Cooper’s dark is delicious with anything off the grill!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
samsmith33 (771) - - NOV 16, 2015
Found tasting notes from my 2009 trip to Australia. Bottle to glass from Brick, Melbourne. Caramel, medium malt. Thin, but smooth texture. One of my favorites down under.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mauroruellas (734) - GETULINA, BRAZIL - SEP 4, 2015
Coloração marrom acobreada,líquido levemente licoroso,espuma formou um creme bege médio com boa duração,deixando marcas no copo até o final;aroma com malte tostado em destaque,aparecendo notas carameladas,toffe,frutas secas e vermelhas;sabor segue o aroma,porem com lúpulo aparecendo com suave frutado e amargor,média carbonatação,corpo baixo/médio,final adocicado,bem refrescante para o estilo,gostei,recomendo.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Wim (3382) - Weelde, BELGIUM - AUG 23, 2015
On holiday dark brown colored body with an off white head and a hop chocolate malt aroma a malt hop sweet taste with a little bitter finish

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
TedE (719) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - AUG 21, 2015
Bottle into glass, Coopers Alehouse, Syd Airport. Faint hop nose. Murky brown beer with film of suds. Medium body, flat mouthfeel. Surprisingly bitter for a Brown Ale. It’s alright, bit boring.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
StevieT (1243) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 21, 2015
From a bottle. Super smooth with balanced flavours, mild roasted bitterness, thin bodied. Nice stuff

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Reconqvista (339) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAY 11, 2015
Hazy brown color beer with a light brown frothy head that goes away very quickly. Aroma is roasted with caramel and toffee notes. Flavor is sweet with almost no bitterness; fruit hints. Body is thin and carbonation is high. The end is dry with a medium duration.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
donniemillan (102) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 12, 2014
The aroma is that smell you get from a sticky bar with too much shithouse beer poured on it, pours really fizzy with no head, carbonation almost instantly goes though. It tastes like an old shoe, disappointed there’s a kangaroo on the label, this doesn’t represent Australian beer.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ads135 (3785) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - OCT 11, 2014
A weak brown ale. Mild and watery finish. Light toast, some sweet breadiness and then nothing.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
slowrunner77 (8345) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 12, 2014
A little light and prickly, even for a brown. The chocolate and roasty aroma and flavor are pleasant enough, but there’s little depth to them. I nuch prefer their stout."


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