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RATINGS: 110   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Geary’s Autumn Ale is a faithful interpretation of the classic brown ales of Great Britain. With a deep auburn color and a subtle nut-like flavor, Geary’s Autumn Ale is the perfect choice as the seasons change.
Ingredients: Two row English malt (clarity, crystal, chocolate and wheat); Cascade, Golding & Fuggle hops.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hockeybeerguy (1986) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - JAN 22, 2014
Reviewed from notes. She pours a nice brown colored body with a decent sized foamy off-white head that gave some nice clingy lacing. The aroma has a nice nutty caramel maltiness with a decent balance of subdued hops. The taste is mainly sweet with some balance as it warms. On the palate, she sits about a light to medium, comes across fairly sessionable, dry and bitter aftertaste and finish. Overall, hmmm...when I lived in Maine, I would have this every Autumn as this is my go-to Autumn brown ale, maybe not a standout, but can be found anywhere in Maine. Hats off to Geary’s for a memory.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
malrubius (1685) - Springfield, Vermont, USA - JAN 3, 2014
Bottle from Peaks Island wedding. Brown with lasting tan head and lace. Caramel nutty toasty aroma with hints of fruit. Toasted caramel chocolate nuts hints of tart fruit and cherry jam and some earthy woody hops. Nice smooth medium body and carbo. Nothing really wrong with it. Does anybody actually drink brown ales by choice?

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
eelbasher (285) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 15, 2013
Pours medium brown with a small tan head. Light fruit, toast, and some coffe in the aroma. The flavor is light roast, chocolate, earthy hops, and a nice clean finish. Some dark fruit also shows. Decent

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nero55 (716) - Wisconsin, USA - NOV 29, 2013
Bottle. Brown with small tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, malt sweetness, and molasses. Light body with some caramel notes.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Holdwine (1075) - Beertimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 21, 2013
Great looking pour, chestnut brown with a decent head. Pretty average after that. Some nutty notes to an otherwise unspectacular malting. Slightly clogging finish.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Frank (2834) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 12, 2013
Kind of an over sweet brown with a bit of a buttery character. Looks real nice though with a decent creamy texture.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
crossovert (7337) - Illinois, USA - JUN 2, 2013
Different labl, oxidize, nuttiness, caramel. Nothing jumps out. Savoryish yeast.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fredis23 (481) - Hickory Hills, Illinois, USA - APR 25, 2013
Dark Brown, Good head, No Lacing. Toasted, malty with slight hop bitter finish. Easy To Drink. Pretty Good.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Headbanger (3300) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - APR 12, 2013
12oz bottle 4/12/13 (Binny’s Naperville Clearance Rack)-40° in Mug-Pours a dark brown with a small off white head. Aroma of caramel, toffee, malt, and brown sugar. Taste of the same with some roasted nut This medium bodied brew is nicely balanced and fits a nice cold evening.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
collinmb (65) - - FEB 7, 2013
Nice dark with a hint of red color. Darker head, good lacing. All the flavors are subtle which I dont really dig, theres a mild nutty flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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