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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


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3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
lobonator (19) - Copenhagen, - MAR 6, 2010
Reddish Brown color. Tan, average foam. Roasted notes in Aroma, more so than hops. For 50IBUís the hops are countered by heavy roasted and even chocolate elements. These dominate over hops. Medium dry body. Slight alcohol taste upon warming. A hearty beer.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bacterial (1402) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - JUL 20, 2014
Brown pour from a 12oz bottle. Slight white head. Roasted malt and slight coffee nose. Big malty beer with some big hops. Quite nice!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
micronaut129 (241) - chalfontborotowntonbergville, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 16, 2014
Now this. This my friends is a brown ale. For me, it is right there with Bellís which I think is about as good a brown ale as it comes. A deep rubby brown beer with a thick creamy tan head that lingers through my tasting process. Smells of sweet carmalized roasted malts, coffee and chocolate. Rich roasted, burnt malt taste, sweet. Coffee essence follows and chocolate brings up the rear. No distinct flavor in the hops. This is a full body beer with some alcohol warming on finish. This is an excellent fall beer that compliments both English styles very well and the autumn season itself. Drink well my friends

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jackafholmes (140) - - JUL 16, 2014
Dog fish head India brown ale from rome. Dark red brown ale, decent off white head. Liquorice and earthy on the nose. Taste is surprisingly sweet with a mild bitterness.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HIGHB4LL (441) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 14, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Appearance: slight khaki brown head, dark brown color/ black, clear, light lacing, film persists. Aroma: roast coffee, bourbon, chocolate, molasses, floral, light fruit, grass, Palate: medium full body, average carbonation, light bitter lasting finish, oily texture. Taste: sweet malt to light fruit sweetness that lasts a bit, then into a subtle bitterness that build to mild bitterness. Overall, very smooth, very drinkable, unique and surprisingly simple.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hallinghansen (1892) - Odense S, DENMARK - JUL 14, 2014
Bottle at the hotel in Key Wes, FL. Dark brown body with a medium offwhite head. Hops, caramel, nuts, malt, burnt sugar. Soft carbonation. Delicious "IBA"

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mkel07 (3093) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 12, 2014
355ml bottle from Archive Beer Boutique. Rating from April 2013. Sweetness in the aroma is contrasted by some bitterness in the flavour. Well brewed malty brown ale with a boozy finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
c0fein (178) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 8, 2014
355ml bottle from Saveur Biere

Colour like a coca cola with a light brown head. Malty aroma with some chocolate. Malty sweet flavour with chocolate, raisins and cocoa. Nice!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Emeister84 (866) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 5, 2014
Aromas of caramel, raw maple, milk chocolate, earthy hops, coffee. Clear, dark ruby-brown with a fully lasting beige head. Off-dry, maltiness upfront, savory, earthy nutty flavors, finishes with well-balanced hops. Medium bodied, with cleansing carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
minihame2 (177) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JUL 5, 2014
Dark body, thin tan head. Very sweet aroma with raisins and molasses. Mouthfeel is really smooth. Taste is a bit hollow and thereís not much else besides a slightly bitter IPA aftertaste. Itís very drinkable though but probably better paired with some food. By itself itís a bit of a letdown for me.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Tonkun (767) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 3, 2014
Tap at brewery. Copper pour with a white head. Citrus, caramel, deal berries, grapefruit a and pine. A nice balance of sweetness, roast, fruitiness and ipa bitterness. A very nice beer


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