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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.54/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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This is not your run of the mill brown ale! Mounds of English malts and modest hops deliver a mouthful of caramel and nutty goodness that is sure to leave you wishing there were more than just two nuts in a sack! The large malt bill and English Ale yeast also lend to the full mouthfeel as well as that satisfying flavor that lingers a while and sends you back to the glass for more Nut Sack! At 7% ABV please enjoy responsibly, the Nut Sack is not a toy.


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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
burg326 (3877) - Florida, USA - MAR 1, 2013
On tap at The Brass Tap for Tampa Bay Beer Week, poured a dark brown color with aromas of light molasses, nuts, caramel , and toffee. Flavors are the same but with an unique afteryaste. Interesting beer overall.


4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
mlane76 (56) - Albany, Georgia, USA - NOV 20, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 23, 2014 On tap at engine 15 in Jax...pours brown with a light beige head. Nutty flavor. Nutty aroma.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopscotch (9498) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - NOV 4, 2014
Draft... Pours cloudy and mahogany with a small, creamy, off-white head. Toasty, nutty, brown sugar and praline nose accompanied by a rumor of cinnamon. Full-bodied with a buttery mouthfeel and only trace carbonation. The roasty, malty flavor somehow leans toward the bitter side of balance. Bittersweet (more bitter than sweet), sticky, roasty finish.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
hippiemusic (47) - Florida, USA - NOV 2, 2014
One of the best brown ales. From one of the best breweries outa Jacksonville, Florida. I like the fact you can really taste this brown ale.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JoeyFarbo (3) - - OCT 31, 2014 does not count
Very smooth imperial brown that does my city proud. High ABV, but not really boozy.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
suprchunk (2340) - Crestview, Florida, USA - SEP 13, 2014
Dark brown colored pour. Big khaki head. Plenty of lacing. Metallic aroma with malt and but. Taste is nutty malt. Sweet finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PorterPounder (5697) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - SEP 5, 2014
Tallahassee, Fl. - on tap at Brass Tap Midtown. Deep dark brown pour, soft off-white khaki colored head, no real lacing. Aroma of chocolate and licorice. Bold flavor with some strong chocolate notes, some creosote, a touch of black coffee with some licorice notes in the backend. Smooth, creamy mouthfeel. Pretty solid.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerFanDan17 (1018) - Brunswick, Maine, USA - AUG 30, 2014
Nice brown ale with good malt notes. Hits of caramel and honey. Pours dark brown with nice legs. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
lb4lb (2555) - Austin, Texas, USA - AUG 19, 2014
Pours brown. Smells like diacetyl. All buttery popcorn scented and awful. Taste is warm toasty nutty brown ale malt and diacetyl. Sucks.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aurelius (4365) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Very dark brown. Creamy tan head. Roasty, grassy, nutty aroma. Roasty, some coffee acidity, cashew and pistachios. Finishes toasty, coffee and spritzy. Could drink lots of these. Proof Production Facility, on tap.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
snoworsummer (2438) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 22, 2014
From a bomber. Pours murky cola brown with a bubbly beige head. Tastes like light bitterness, burnt grains, alcohol, nutty, with a hint of coffee. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like booze, sweet syrup, and roasted nuts.


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