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RATINGS: 120   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   IBU: 36   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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This deep colored American Brown Ale is often requested and one of our personal favorites. Many a weekend was spent perfecting this one. Brewed with 2 - row pale and 5 specialty malts, its malty in both flavor and smell. A heap of Cascade and Willamette add to balance this easy drinking ale. Hole up, have a few, and tell us what you think. We’re bettings it’s the best American Brown Ale you’ll ever have.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rlgk (12848) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 22, 2014
Bottle at Colin And The Vikings in Nol 2014-03-22. Thanks to Colin. Clear amber/golden beer with a small offwhite head. Chocolate aroma, hoppy, smoked notes, caramel, berries, biscuits, nutty notes, some metal. Chocolate flavor, cocoa, hoppy, caramel, fruity, some bready notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nero55 (859) - Wisconsin, USA - JAN 17, 2014
Can. Brown with medium tan head. Aroma of roasted malts, molasses, and hops. Light/ medium body with malt sweetness, nut, and molasses notes and a hop finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bulk_Carrier (2587) - Temporarily, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 26, 2013
Pours a slightly dark brown and leaves the same colored body with a slim one finger white foamy head that dies within about a minute, some nice foamy lacing graces the sides of the glass in a clingy sort of fashion; the aroma is nutty, malty, slight caramel all combined nicely and coming forth strong and sweet; the flavoring is mainly nutty and sweet; slightly nutty/caramel malty aftertaste and a dry sort of nutty finish; its fairly easy on the palate for a Brown Ale but still packs a slightly heaviness to sit just right on a Winter’s night; overall, definitely would trade for this again

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ClassyBeagle (319) - USA - NOV 19, 2013
FROM NOTES: August 9, ’23 Poured from a 12 ounce can into a shaker pint glass. A: Chocolate malt, a bit of coffee, nutty malts, and a bit of peat as well. A: Pours a dark, murky brown with a two-fingers off-white head that dissipates slowly leaving a slight lacing. T: Malty, nutty, bready, much like the smell with hints of caramel and chocolate with a touch of hops at the finish. Nicely balanced. P: Carbonation over-load! But after the carbonation bomb settles down, is quite smooth, almost creamy O: The nose is very promising, but the taste is slightly disappointing. The sweetness went away and it was just an average brown.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
edgallow (2633) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - NOV 11, 2013
12 oz can pours brown with a off white head. Aroma is malts, nutty and toffee. Taste is nutty, sweet malts and a hint of bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DCLawyer (1755) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - NOV 8, 2013
Can->taster at BBB Fest-Nashville. Medium brown with small offwhite head. Toffee malt, nuts, maple, grains. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jrodooo5 (1180) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - NOV 4, 2013
A pretty solid brown - had a very nice brown pour w/ a big tan head that leaves substantial lacing. Aroma is faint w/ a little bit of malt standing out. Taste is light malt upfront followed by a fair amount of hop bitterness. A nice brown!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rick_91709 (225) - USA - NOV 1, 2013
Poured from a can. Medium brown with a hint of ruby. Creamy off-white head. Lots of lacing. Malty, nutty aroma and taste. Slightly hoppy finish. Pretty good brown ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
suprchunk (2532) - Crestview, Florida, USA - SEP 24, 2013
Brown colored pour. No head, just a few bubbles. No lacing. Slight malt aroma. Not much else going on there. Taste is malty with some hints of vanilla and roasted grain. Dry finish. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
ttroha (412) - Americus, Georgia, USA - AUG 31, 2013
Can. Pours light brown with thin off-white head. Aroma of fruits and malt. Flavor of malt, nuts and a fruity sweetness. Light beer that goes down easy. A decent cheap beer.

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