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Founders Diamond Mountain Brown
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RATINGS: 9   MEAN: 3.21/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Named for our Brew Captain Diamond. Perle & Crystal hops.


2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
tectactoe (2028) - Michigan, USA - FEB 11, 2014
Tap: Stained mahogany color with slight ruby hints as the light passes through... Nice clarity for such a dark beer, topped with a frothy, off-white head that has great staying power & leaves nice lacing behind. Aroma is very quiet, muddled, soft. Slight grains, steel tinted caramel notes, a bit of crystal-like malt sweetness, a touch of nuts, & mild cocoa powder. Very timid & almost too relaxed. Taste isn’t exactly amplified much, either. More nutty... notes of woodiness & toasted nuts. Light cocoa powdery sweetness, caramel malt, a mildly metallic aftertaste with a touch of earthy hop bitterness. Even for brown ales, this one was kind of "safe". Easy drinking, sure, but also quite forgettable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 30, 2013
On tap at Founders Brewery. Clear mahogany with a thin off-white head. Aroma of chocolate, nuts, caramel and mild citrusy and floral hops. Taste is nutty with caramel, roasted malts and a mild hop presence. Finishes up a touch astringent.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JaBier (4956) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - MAY 27, 2013
Glass at Founder’s on 3/29/13. Clear copper pour with a medium off-white head. Aroma of malt and roast and not much else. Malty and caramelly flavor with a roasty finish.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (4971) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 6, 2013
Sampled from a growler this beer poured a very dark brown color with orange highlights and a small foamy tan head that left a bit of lacing. The aroma was a bit toasty and woody and was lacking any depth or much substance. The flavor was thin and watery with hints of wood and smoke - again lacing depth. Short woody and smoky finish. Thin and watery body. Disappointing.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
joshwoodward (567) - - APR 2, 2013
Solid. Drinks a lot like the Bells Best Brown with a more light and hoppy flavor.delicious.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
charule (1156) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 30, 2013
Draught at Founders KBS release. Dark dark red color light white head. Aromas of nuts. Light carbonation. Decent flavor.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
artmcd8 (1653) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 30, 2013
On tap at Founders KBS release party. Nutty aroma. Brown color with a reddish color. Slightly thin. Ok brew. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
jar72404 (426) - USA - MAR 29, 2013
On tap at brewpub. Dark amber brown with thin white head. Aroma is nutty. Flavor is nutty, a little smoky, with some chocolate. (Throat was sore so my tastes may be slightly off.)

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ryanfolty (1857) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - MAR 29, 2013
March 28, 2013 - on tap at brewery. Reddish brown pour with limited head and lacing. Aroma was nutty, malty and light smoke. Taste was consistent with aroma and a very nutty finish. Light to medium body and soft carbonation.


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