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RATINGS: 34   MEAN: 3.53/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Davy Brown Ale is a deep, caramel beer that combines wonderful roasted malt, light chocolate flavor, and a blend of Northern and Cascade hops. Named after a Santa Ynez Valley pioneer, this beer is a true discovery-both rustic and refined.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dhunter151 (523) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - NOV 22, 2013
22oz bottle. Pours a dark brown with a thin white head. Caramel, roasted malt, good amount of bitterness. Light mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bhensonb (10802) - Woodland, California, USA - AUG 29, 2011
Shared by BeerBoxer. Pours dark brown with a transient beige head. Light fruity hop aroma. Near med body. A little cinnamon with roast darkish malt and a bit of chocolate in the finish. Unusual for a brown.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beersearcher (2315) - Glendale, California, USA - APR 20, 2012
Pours a reddish brown. Aroma is minimal but the taste is really strong. Big nutty taste with some grain notes on the background. Really nice.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brokensail (10641) - Orange County, California, USA - DEC 24, 2012
A light brown pour with a khaki head. Somewhat nutty, a nice toast character, some bread, and toffee. Light cocoa, a very light coffee note, and a hint of coffee. Nice nutty flavor, a good sweetness of toffee, bread, and toast. A mild fruitiness, some cocoa, roasted malt, and coffee.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16456) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 30, 2013
Draft @ Downtown Johnny Brown’s, San Diego, CA. Pours a dark amber brown color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Roasted malty caramel and chocolate flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate and caramel finish.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alexandersh (196) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - MAY 30, 2013
Bottle: Color: Opaque brownish with a reddish glow. Aroma: Hops/Caramel/ Roasted. Flavor: Powerful palate with notes of bread and yeast. Has a semi nutty taste with a sweet caramel finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BMan1113VR (7834) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JUL 17, 2011
On tap at the brewery. Pours with a hazed deep brown body with a very small off-white head. Aromas are malty, brown sugar, nutty, sweet and slightly estery. Flavors are sweet, malty, bready, maple and a bit nutty. Decently bitter. Medium bubbles, medium-dry. A good brown.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bu11zeye (11933) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 19, 2012
(Draught) Pours a brown body with a medium beige head. Aroma of chocolate, caramel, vanilla, and cola. Flavor of chocolate, caramel, roasted malt, and cola.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bb (6784) - Alamo, California, USA - DEC 30, 2013
Bottle. Nice mahogany beer with a dark tan head. Nutty and maly aroma with light toffee. Nutty malt flavor with light caramel and light chocolate. Medium bodied. Caramel and nuttiness lingers with light cocoa.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bytemesis (3020) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - FEB 5, 2013
Bottle. Pours clear brown with a small tan head and some residual lacing. Aroma is roasted malt, tobacco, a touch of cocoa, and cardboard notes. Flavor is the same with a light citrus bitterness and light roasty sweetness. Medium body, lightly astringent. Interesting.


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