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


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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
AndyW68 (1040) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - MAR 3, 2013
Good. Brown pour with off white head. Aroma is caramel and dirt. Taste is similar with a fruity sweetness. Ok, just not great.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Pfeezor (10) - - JUL 27, 2014
Consumed at Brownstone...Chicago....Draft in pint glass...pours a dark brown...smells like NUTS! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Christpuncher (1009) - 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

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
tectactoe (1540) - 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.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (1738) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 9, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours brown, nose is chocolate and toffee, taste is a little fizzy, dry, roasted.

4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ads135 (2817) - 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.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
fiulijn (14350) - 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.
Bah.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ROBC3366 (558) - 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

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamestulloch (1285) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 12, 2014
Bottle from Vino Wines. Dense brown body with a thick off-white head. Great lacing. Aroma of toffee and mocha. Flavour of coffee, chocolate a Highland toffee sweets. Medium body with a smooth texture. Soft carbonation. A distinctive Brown Ale - rich and sweet.

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
lukedarock (142) - Howell, Michigan, USA - APR 11, 2014
Nice smooth brown that has good flavor on the finish, good abv too, nice nut flavors throughout

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
BeerBill1 (17) - Ohio, USA - APR 11, 2014
A smooth brown ale with a full bodied back bone of malt and other delicous flavors. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone BeerBill


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