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RATINGS: 147   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23/5   IBU: 36   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BMMillsy (1788) - Florida, USA - AUG 9, 2014
Can from Adam from trade. Pours dark reddish to brown color with a little light showing through and a one finger off white to light khaki head. Aroma of sweet malts, dark fruits, some light grassy hops, smells like a malty pale ale. Flavor is some bock late, dark fruit, a bit of lightly biting hop at the end. Then there's a strange heavy metallic finish that ruins what seems to be otherwise very nice flavors. Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Not bad.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Cybercat (4738) - Georgia, USA - AUG 8, 2014
Pours an appetizing chestnut with a thick golden-buff head that leaves good lacing.aroma delights with caramel, roast malt, molasses, and cloves notes. Lip-smacking flavor is a little sweet but not too much; notes of caramel, cloves, toasted malt, and a little molasses dance across the taste buds.smooth texture is firm and fairly lively. Good people brew good beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sparky (2244) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - JUL 31, 2014
2011 backlog. 12oz can courtesy of jzzbassman. Thanks Monte! Pours a cloudy reddish brown with a huge head. It took almost 15 minutes for it to reside. The nose is roasted nuts, caramel and faint chocolate. The taste is the same with some citrus hops in the finish. Medium prickly mouthfeel due to the carbonation. Overall a nice beer. I was afraid of infection but there were no off flavors. 3.2

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
snoworsummer (4301) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUL 30, 2014
From a can. Pours hazy dark reddish brown with a bubbly beige head. Smells like sweet, nutty caramel and cookie malt, raisins. Tastes like sour raisins, tangy nuts, malty, light dry hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sonnycheeba (4815) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUL 30, 2014
Can. Pours hazy brown with frothy beige head. Aroma is cereal and caramel malts, light toast, faint dates, faint woody notes, and faint vanilla. Flavor is dry malts, light toast, some dark fruit notes, mixed nuts, faint woody notes, and faint caramel; dry finish. Light/medium body and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mattyvolz (17) - Tennessee, USA - JUL 24, 2014
pours a light brown with tinges of red. off white khaki head. sweet malts on the nose, a little nutty. tastes sweet and kinda corny. Not bad at all but not my favorite

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
CPH2200 (341) - DENMARK - JUL 2, 2014
Draught at wintzells saraland. Little head. Dry and slightly burned. Medium bitternes. Good but not great.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Stuu666 (9531) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 17, 2014
Can at Craig’s tasting. Dry and roasty, light fruit coming through, flat cardboard.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
1guywith_aboat (254) - phenix city, Alabama, USA - MAY 10, 2014
Rating from memory. Brown pour. Nutty, malty, citrus aroma. I remember thinking it had a stronger hop presence than most brown ales.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
McNeillR (2142) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 25, 2014
Clear vibrant brown. Soft cinnamon. Odd carboardy on the nose and in taste with a weak tea bitterness. Straight forward maltiness and clean bitter finish.

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