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RATINGS: 2468   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73/5   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cakes (411) - New Bloomfield, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 11, 2012
12 oz bottle. Pours a dark brown, almost black with a 2 finger off white head. Very dark,, almost as dark as an average stout. Mild carbonation with a malty light alcohol aroma. Wonderful flavor with hints of chocolate and coffee, full bodied... not bitter and well balanced. Nice crisp short finish. Nice malt finishes medium sweet with a touch of complexity lingers, but still a very smooth brown ale. Dogfish takes everything that they do seriously, don’t they? If tasting brown ales, make sure this one makes your list.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mrjez (407) - Osaka, JAPAN - JUL 21, 2016
Bottle. Pours dark brown, cola highlights and a low beige head. Big full aroma of caramelised brown sugar, chocolate. Rich and sweet. The flavour is similar, almost too strong in its sweet caramel and molasses, cacao, kinda overpowering any hop notes. The hops do integrate well with bitterness combining well with fizzy carbonation and smooth malt. Decent overall.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
markextrae (3538) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - JUL 7, 2016
sample from bottle, poured a deep amber to brown colour with a tanned head on top.nose of sweet caramel malts, toffee, light cacao, molasses, nuts, and slight roast. taste is sweet with a sticky mouthfeel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ANZUShophunter (267) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 2, 2016
On tap at Brewski. A dark hazel hue with chocolate, molasses, and hops on the nose. A tasty brew with a bit more zing on the palate than a standard brown ale, but still a fairly dry finish. Excellent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
portwood (123) - Markham, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 26, 2016
Smell: caramel, roasted malt, brown sugar, raisins.Taste: sweet brown sugar, prickly alcohol, low carbonation, nutty toffee. Finish: bitter chocolate, malty, burnt sugars, slightly dry and some hop bitterness. (bottled 01/29/16, tasted 04/03/16)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
George999 (349) - Colorado, USA - JUN 19, 2016
From the bottle the pour is dark brown with and as light passes through a little red. The head is light brown, thick and lingures. The aroma is cream notes of toffee and coffee. The taste is roasted, slightly smoked. Quickly brightens with the hops and finished roasted and bitter. Overall impression is the beer is dark but a good balance of hops that make it feel less heavy but a solid brown.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
westknife (71) - USA - JUN 9, 2016
Black Betty... Black Jetty...... In... Ind..............Indian Black Betty!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ndburns (120) - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 6, 2016
355ml bottle from The Perfect Pour. Pours a reddish brown with a medium tan head. Aromas of malt, nuts, hops. Taste is coffee, malt, nuts, sweet up front and bitter to finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Linnet (1625) - Karlstad, SWEDEN - MAY 25, 2016
chocolate, coffee, nuts, grass, citrus, herbs, red, clear, tan foam, salty, medium bitterness, medium sweetness, lightly sour, medium body, thin feel, average carbonation, bitter and salty finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HourGlass13 (555) - North Carolina, USA - MAY 21, 2016
Pours up a medium dark brown with a moderate tan head. Rich roasted malt aroma with caramel and toffee. Smooth and creamy texture. Full bodied taste with roasted malts and nuts, caramel and toffee. Smooth finish. Not much hop presence. Moderately sweet. Very enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
borre_m (1242) - NORWAY - MAY 19, 2016
Pours dark nutty brown. Aroma is malty, slight roasted, bread. Taste os malty, roasted, coffee, hoppy balance.

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