Drjohnrock (288) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 15, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draft sample at brewpub on July 14, 2012. Medium amber/brown color, nice firm malty nose, good malty flavor with more backbone than a lot of brown ales. Good for style.
edgallow (1084) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - FEB 24, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft sampler pours amber with a beige head. Aroma is basically malt. Taste is much the same with a sweet finish.
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beernovice39 (2778) - Montana, USA - FEB 10, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at brewer. Pours a dark red/brown with a thin off white head. Scent is sweet caramel malts. Taste is caramel malt, nuts with some earthy notes.
chriso (7254) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On draught at Downtown Grille, Knoxville on 8 July 2006 (as Woodruff Nut Brown Ale). Quite light coppery colour. Subtle soft malty notes with a hint of smoke. Not too much caramel (good for me). Just a hint of nuts. Easygoing and easy-drinking. Pleasant if undemanding.
BeerHawk (1748) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - JAN 3, 2010
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft sample at the 13th Annual Knoxville Brewer’s Jam. Soda brown pour with a yellowish head that settles to a ring. Subdue malt aroma. The flavor found caramel and nut. Light body and a nutty malt aftertaste.
furious (9) - South Carolina, USA - JUN 30, 2009 does not count
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Had this with the Downtown Grill & Brewery sampler. It was my favorite. It was very smooth and had good flavor.
Butters (3321) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JAN 20, 2009
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Stopped in after the Xmas Eve^3 at tronraner’s. Clear amber brown with light tan lacing. Sweet raisin malt nose. Flavor is caramel malt and citrus with a perfumey hop finish. Not too nutty actually.
nqualls (1452) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 18, 2009
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Poured a dark red/brown from the tap with a one finger off white head. The aroma was sweet, with nut and caramel notes. The flavor was nutty, with caramel malt and an earthy hop finish.
lithy (3000) - Capital of Appalachia, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 2, 2009
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Ruby brown with a thin tan head. Nice lacing though. Sweet aroma, lightly nutty malt. Tastes are nutty, some chocolate, very bock like, some toasty caramel malt, although overall, very watery.
jcwattsrugger (10000) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 8, 2008
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
on tap-pours a disappearing off white head and copper/red color. Aroma is hint of medium malt. Taste is medium malt/grain-some caramel, earthy/metallic hops bite.