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RATINGS: 173   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A smooth, chocolatey & thirst-quenching beer.


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2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
DMLINAZ (332) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - JAN 11, 2013
Mild flavor of standard nut brown ale. Low carbonation: easy to drink. Thin/light bodied.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
onceblind (7308) - Denver, Colorado, USA - SEP 25, 2016
Deep hazelnutty brown with a thin amber highlight around the edge of the glass, with a thin light beige head. Nutty and aromatic nose of brown malty toast and light hazelnut splendour. Crisp yet semisweet and bready flavor that’s lightly chocolaty, a touch nutty, smooth and gently brown malt earthy. Really delightful and the kind of brown I wish more brown ales were like.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (10095) - Reno, Nevada, USA - AUG 28, 2016
Bottle. Medium brown pour, with an aroma of mostly roasted malt. There’s a hint of nuts and caramel in the nose and flavor as well, but mostly roast. A little thin on the palate, but pleasant overall.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cmacklin (848) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 2, 2016
355ml bottle. Pours a clear red-brown with a small, creamy, tan head that laces. Sweet aroma of roasted malt, caramel and nuts. Sweet flavour of roasted malt, chocolate, caramel and nuts with a dry, mildly bitter finish. Medium body with a smooth, oily texture and soft carbonation. Ok.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
UnicornBrewing (10) - - JUL 29, 2016
Deep red hue, big rocky head, thick smell, look shows heaviness like a lopsided Z-28. Strong up front, like a heavy duty tube top sturdily holding in robust, grain fed bosoms, tanned and shakin to the sounds coming out of the open t tops and heavy vibrations from under the wood grained hood, garnished in ornamental twinges delicate gargoyle fruitiness, Full Sail for sure! Thar beer blows down Yar face like a sudden gale gust, leaving little ripples on a glass surface. Finishes wet as a lake under a morning fog. A wooden ship behind...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
djd07 (10002) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 2, 2016
On tap at the brewery. Pours a dark amber with medium beige head that lasts. The aroma is roast, cocoa, cracker malt. Medium mouth, pine, roast, cocoa, nice bitter finish, very good.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cybercat (5111) - Georgia, USA - APR 13, 2016
Pours clear sepia with a thick and rather persistent light tan head. Aroma delivers notes of roast malt, chocolate and toffee. Flavor presents all that the aroma promises but with more chocolate, chocolaty sweetness, and a hint of lightly charred wood. Mouthfeel features firm body and OK fizz. Sail to the nearest package store or watering hole for one.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
stevoj (3930) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAR 26, 2016
Bottle from Boise Co-op. Pours out dark, but clear brown with soft, silky beige head. Roast malts are featured in the aroma, taste is more malt with a touch of molasses sweetness. All rounded out with a some nutty undertones. Smooth, mildly bitter, easy drinker.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jsnicholas (518) - Woodinville, Washington, USA - FEB 22, 2016
Bottle (12oz $1.50): Ruby brown with one finger tan head. Very roastey aroma. Taste is of roasted matls. Seems a little water at first but is not bad. Medium body.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Darkmagus82 (2265) - - JAN 6, 2016
Poured from bottle into a pint glass Appearance – The beer pours a deep brown color with a one finger head of cream colored foam. The head has a moderate level of retention, slowly fading over time to leave a tiny bit of foamy lace on the sides of the glass. Smell- The aroma of the brew is light overall, consisting mainly of some sweeter caramel and a little bit of roast. Along with these smells comes a little bit of nut and a hint of coffee. Taste – The taste begins with a sweeter roasted malt flavor mixed with a little bit of a nutty taste. As the taste advances the roastiness decreases to some extent, all the while being replaced by more caramel sweetness and taking on a more rich nutty taste. With a little bit of a brown bread taste and a hint of grain that come at the end, one is left with a rather sweet and smooth nut brown flavor to linger on the tongue. Mouthfeel – The body of the brew is average and has a carbonation level that is actually a little high for a nut brown ale. I would have liked a bit less carbonation and a bit more body for the style, but even with that said the feel was not bad, and the thinner and more carbonated style did do a decent job for the sweeter caramel tastes of the beer overall. Overall – An easy drinking and fairly sweeter nut brown. Not a bad brew overall.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
boozedude (2228) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - JAN 6, 2015
bottle shared with hakes, clear brown pour with off white head, dead fruit aroma, some sugar, taste is pretty decent for a nut brown, ok stufs


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