Farmington River Brown Ale
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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.12/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05/5   ABV: -
As of 1/28/06, this beer is only available in Farmington River's mixed 12 packs and on tap.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jkwood04 (5241) - Connecticut, USA - MAY 13, 2011
12oz bottle in an English pint. Pours brown with a lacy, cream-colored head. Aroma of light caramel, nuts, and brown sugar with a little hops to balance it out. Flavor about the same. Average texture. The beer is pretty good, but all of the flavors are a little light.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DiarmaidBHK (4151) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 20, 2011
Nice maltiness on the nose. Pours caramel colored with a nice white head. nice toasted vibe on the tongue. Finishes clean.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (12946) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JAN 22, 2011
Bottle poured a clear reddish brown with a small lingering tan head. Aromas of carmel, earthiness, light cocoa and light fruittiness. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of carmel, cocoa and light earthiness with a smooth finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thirdeye11 (6019) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 6, 2010
(12oz bottle thanks to Exiled) clear medium bright brown with very few oily bubbles. Nose of cracker, brown sugar. Taste of brown sugar, toastiness, cracker, mild creamy bitterness, and melon with an oily finish and toasty linger.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
VTHopHead (1511) - Barre, Vermont, USA - JUL 31, 2010
Bottle/12oz - Pours a dark brown in color with ruby tones. Aroma is thick with roasted malts and faint of chocolate and nuts. Flavor is slightly bitter (lingering) with plenty of roasted malts along with some caramel/toffee. Finishes with the bitterness. Very average...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mar (5203) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 23, 2010
bottle thanks to exiled. poured brown with a cream head. nose is chocolate, vanilla, and faint caramel. flavor is vanilla and caramel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bu11zeye (12604) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 19, 2010
(12oz bottle, courtesy of Exiled) Pours a clear amber body with a medium beige head. Aroma of grass, chocolate, nuts, and roasted grain. Flavor of earth, roasted malt, light coffee, and cocoa.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
blutt59 (6469) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 16, 2010
bottle, thanks to exiled, amber brown pour with thin foam, dry woody caramel aromas, flavor of sour nuts, caramel and a dry bitter finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brigg (606) - Washington DC, USA - MAY 27, 2010
(bottle) A dark brown body with red highlights, and a medium tan head. Aroma of dark roasted malt, chocolate, toffee. The flavor is of a slightly bitter roast, coffee, smoky notes, peppery, chocolate; overall bitterness of a dark roast but also some sweetness. Medium body, soft.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dmac (5377) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - MAY 13, 2010
12 oz bottle from a coworker. Poured a deep chestnut brown with a smaller fizzy off white head. Aroma of nutts, toasted brown bread, a hint of molasses and vegtable soup. Medium bodied with average carbonation and a slightly chalky finish. Nutty flavor with lots of brown bread and cereal plus a hint of chocolate. Pretty decent for a boring style.

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