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RATINGS: 57   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Using beans from Joffrey's coffee, our favorite local roaster, we have infused a special blend of whole bean coffee into our already tasty brown ale to give you a special treat with a little pep!

Editor's Note: This is Beach Tale Brown Ale infused with coffee (may also have cocoa added).

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
crizay (1050) - Brook Park, Ohio, USA - JUL 15, 2006
Pours almost black with nice tan head. Great coffee flavor all over the place nice vanilla touch to it, suppose to be the brown ale with coffee beans thrown in but this should be made instead of the brown ale, the coffee is just perfect itís not overpowering but just the right amount, very creamy, very tasty, very good beer, I loved it.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
elmatador00 (519) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - MAR 25, 2007
Had it at a bar in Davis Island. Pours a dark brown color with a tan head. Has a huge Coffee aroma and flavor. Hints of barley, roasted malts and some spices. Finishes like a cup of coffee.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DragonStout (1410) - Pickerington, Ohio, USA - MAR 23, 2007
Had this at the brewery.Huge coffee aroma.Black as night.Full onslaught of coffe and a hint of roasted malts.This was quite delicious.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Rustyham (1836) - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA - AUG 3, 2012
Amazing smell of dark cherries, caramel sauce, and coffee. Color is translucent reddish brown. Flavor starts light, like a sweet calm Brown ale, then it explodes in dark fruit and coffee. Palate is dynamic.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nekronos (4110) - Xalapa, MEXICO - SEP 21, 2013
Even better than the Stout. It had a nice coffee taste and aroma and vainlla touches. Quite thick and nice in shape.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
NYHarvey (2153) - New York, New York, USA - APR 9, 2006
UPDATED: OCT 30, 2007 December 06 re-rate <P> Re-rate. New batch has cocoa nibs and a new type of coffee. Makes it feel fresher and finishes on a sweet chocolatey note that is much more appropriate to a brown ale then just coffee flavors. Very nice beer. Much improved. Looks better, head stay longer and the mouthfeel is slightly thicker. Dunedinís best brew to date. <P> Original Rating 3.5 <P> Aroma is coffee, coffee, coffee. Dark brown with a thumb thick tan head. Fore is coffee, middle...chocolate and coffee and the finish is esspresso and more coffee. This is the coffiest coffee beer you will ever have. Itís so one dimensional they should serve it poured flat onto a plate and not in a 3D pint. <P> Still if you like coffee itís very hard not to enjoy drinking this. It seems thinnish because all that coffee invokes thick stouts laced with coffee, but it is a Brown Ale so itís really about right for the style. I like coffee flavors so it was tasty to me though terribly simple.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ibrew2or3 (8159) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - NOV 18, 2006
On draft @ brewery. I was told this was their first big batch of this beer (7 barrels). Deep amber color with thin off white head. Wow, this beer smells like a cup of coffee. It is really just amazing. Almost like sticking your nose into a hand full of coffee grounds. I think behind the coffee aroma I can pick up roasted malts. The taste is full on coffee. I should be drinking this with eggs and bacon in the morning. Like the aroma I can just taste some roasted to burnt malts behind the coffee. Around the edges are some pine hop notes. Tasty beer full of coffee aroma and flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Damico (3144) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 11, 2012
Pours dark black coffee in color with a big creamy sprinkly chocolate biege head. The aroma has notes of smoke, subtle coffee and sweet chocolate, light but pleasant. The body is silky smooth and creamy like skim chocolate milk on nitro at the brewery.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TXBadger (2530) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 28, 2014
Pours a nice brown color with off-white head. Coffee, caramel malt, and roasted malt on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with more coffee flavors.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerman6686 (6327) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 13, 2014
This poured a murky brown with a beige head. Aroma was of coffee really and nothing else. Flavor was also just straight fresh coffee really no underlying beer at all. A coffee lovers dteam

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