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Indian Brown Ale A cross between a Scotch Ale, an I.P.A, and an American Pale, this beer is well hopped and malty at the same time. It is brewed with Aromatic Barley and caramelized brown sugar. - 50 IBU available year round, bottles & draft - Descriptors: Notes of molasses, coffee, ginger, raisinettes, chocolate

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BitchesBrew (715) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 28, 2005
[Bottle] Strong malt flavor, sweet at first, then more coffee/molasses emerges. Excellent overall, as with most DFHís. Iíll more than likely buy this again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jon112981 (327) - Bristow, Virginia, USA - JUN 26, 2005
Bottle. A nice dark brown color. Malty and nutty flavor. Not my favorite DFH beer but itís a nice one. Itíll keep you nice and warm with the alcohol.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stegosaurus (1882) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 23, 2005
UPDATED: MAR 15, 2007 pour dark amberish with a nice lasting head, smell of roated malts, good body and a decent bite, i was a little disappointed by it, yet it is still drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zeswaft (1647) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUN 22, 2005
UPDATED: SEP 12, 2007 Dark brown and no head. Smells like roasted malt and coffee. Tastes like a cross between a Brown ale and a porter with an alcohol bite on the after taste. mediocre. I donít know where they get the IPA thing from. I wish there were some IPA elements. It gets a little better as it warms up Rerate. This is quite fantastic. A very rich and syrupy flavor. Lots of chocolate and coffee. So thick and sweet Iíd put it closest to an imperial stout. a good amount of hopiness. man, this is good. a nice substitute for an impy stout if you donít want the high abv or calories but still want the flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
larsniclas (6661) - Billdal, SWEDEN - JUN 19, 2005
Bottled. Amber, beige head. Vegetable-notes and some chocolate in the aroma. Rather dry. Slaty and burnt with chocolate and coffee.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
puzzl (3259) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 15, 2005
Big chocolate whiff as soon as the bottle had been poured. More direct smelling gives more chocolate, brown sugar, maybe some hickory, a touch of marshmellow. Cloudy dark brown beer with little head and no lacing. Nice and gooey on the lips although in the mouth felt a little overcarbonated, but still round and full. Taste of chocolate, sour grapes, a little hop bitterness at the end. This brown didnít really do it for me: I think theyíve done a little too much hopping.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
maximusud (27) - Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 13, 2005
Medium bodied brown ale, starts with a hint of nuts. Continues with a bit of chocolate and finishes in a subtle bitterness that slightly resonates on the palate. A nice beer to sip.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MaltOne (315) - Wisconsin, USA - JUN 11, 2005
One of the better brown ales Iíve had. Like most Dogfish, a modest head, cream tinged with brown. Overall color a deep genuine brown. Light aroma. Nice balance of malt and hops, with hops edging out the malt. A slightly sweet start, wrapped in a nutty, roasty body finishing bitter. Moderate body. Overall pleasing drink. A beer to savor rather then guzzle.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
jewedekind (450) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 8, 2005
Brown, pretty tasty nuts and toasted bread, maybe toasted scones..maybe a hint of woodiness oily oily oily oily.good

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
murawski (160) - USA - JUN 6, 2005
Iím not usually a big fan of brown ales, but DogfishHead has made one that I think I can grow to like. You have to stick your nose into this one to appreciate the wonderful brown sugar aroma. However, I think the flavor is a bit too sweet and sticky for me. Overall, a good beer.

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