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A smooth brown ale with a full bodied back bone of malt and other delicous flavors.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JStax (2964) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - SEP 23, 2012
Poured from a refrigerated bottle. Pours a lighter brown with a khaki-ish colored head of foam. The aroma is more sweet and brown sugary than anything. Some malted milk balls come to mind. Taste is more of the sweetness found in the aroma. Decent session beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
crossovert (7309) - Illinois, USA - AUG 26, 2014
355ml bottle. Big and balls brown ale, more of a porter at times strong cocoa and slight coffee notes, dark bread.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
czar (4292) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 19, 2014
pours hazy medium dark brown, red tint, with a nice light beige head, some retention and lacing. spicy brown malts, soft earthy and piney notes, nice fruitiness, cocoa nibs - never powdery, woodsiness - lightly astringent, minerals. moderately low carbonation, light body - oily, very lightly astringent and assertive yet balanced grassy-earthy-spicy finish. nicely crafted!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DialSquare (2620) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 3, 2014
On tap at the Daily Growler, UA. Brown with orange tint. Aroma of nuts and cocoa. Tastes are toffee, earthy, nutty. Even. Cocoa bitter in the slightly tinny finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Pfeezor (11) - - JUL 27, 2014
Consumed at Brownstone...Chicago....Draft in pint glass...pours a dark brown...smells like NUTS! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Christpuncher (1118) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 27, 2014
One of the better brown ales I have. Nutty and hoppy flavored. Smells nuty and ours brown in color with a tan head. Had at brownstone ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
tectactoe (1723) - Michigan, USA - JUL 19, 2014
Bottle: Fridge dweller. Dark for a brown. Almost opaque mahogany, ruby clarity when held to the light. Foamy beige-gray head leaves a sheet of lace behind. Aroma contains some toasty caramel malt, mild nuts, a touch of vanilla, & a little bit of mustiness. Hint of cocoa powder, too, maybe. Taste of earthy hops, dry must, metallic CaraMunich malts, toasted toffee, & a tiny hint of anise in the finish. Somewhat yeasty, too. It’s not bad, but many better shelf brown ales exist. A simply "okay" example of the style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (2160) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 9, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours brown, nose is chocolate and toffee, taste is a little fizzy, dry, roasted.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ads135 (2921) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - JUL 5, 2014
A very nice brown ale. Thick appearance, light reddish brown. Thin head. Rich caramel, toffee, plum flavors. Subtle roasted aroma.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
fiulijn (14381) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 1, 2014
Draught at Ølbaren, Copenhagen
Dark mahogany color, hazy, with compact head. Caramel aroma, a bit fruity, candyish, already cloying; breadish and yeasty. Caramel flavor, dull, with moderate sweetness, hint of chocolate, ordinary bitterness, light sweetness; boring; a bit nutty in the end.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ROBC3366 (615) - north reading, Massachusetts, USA - APR 19, 2014
Pours a clear dark garnet with a full light tan head. Aroma is dark fruit and spices. Taste is sweet roasted malt, caramel, raisins, plums and a bit of bitter chocolate and coffee. Like a cross between a brown and a stout. Quite good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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