RateBeer
overall
26
16
style

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 115   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.78   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A dark red-amber brew. Smooth, full-bodied, with a subtle finish.

Note: Bottled version is contract-brewed by Shipyard.


Salamiwami's rating

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Salamiwami (50) - Massachusetts, USA - NOV 27, 2013
Reddish brown color with no head retention. Lacks the malty taste you’d expect from a brown ale. Very little flavor overall. Big disappointment.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rocbyter (1898) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - AUG 15, 2013
Moderate malt aroma. Clear amber color with a medium off white head. Very light bitter beginning with a sweet malt finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ROBC3366 (650) - north reading, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Tasty brown with nutty caramel aroma and smooth pleasant finish. Great for a late summer early fall evening. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
TATE (297) - Lubec, Maine, USA - SEP 7, 2013
Bottle. Pours a deep amber color with a thin tan head. Molasses aroma. One of my favorite styles and one of my favorite breweries. Full bodied, a bit or raisin flavor. While being full bodied, it goes down easy and has a bit of a hop finish for a good balanced brown ale.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
dlovell2 (777) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - AUG 10, 2013
Amber color with white head. Caramel nutty aroma. Caramel nutty flavor with roasted notes and slight hop finish.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
cfrancis (2358) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 1, 2012
This pretty much blows as a brown. Pours a light brown with a small off white top. Aroma is faint nut and toasted malts. Taste is non offending but extremely boring. Blitzed through these fast.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PhatB420 (625) - Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 10, 2012
12oz into a pint. Pours a caramel brown shaded picture, taste is light caramel, browned malts, chewy and dry granola, and no real hop presence. A sub par brown here with nothing particuarlly outstanding. I dont know much about htis lions head thing, only the happy grittys guy on the best brown label. At least hes happy about the brown.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Headbanger (3303) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAY 30, 2014
12oz bottle (Old Notes-Best Brown Brewed by Gritty McDuff’s)-Pours a dark amber almost brown with a small head. Aroma of malt and caramel. Taste of the same but very weak. This light bodied brew is really not that good

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
HeistAlmighty (1127) - Saint John, New Brunswick, CANADA - MAY 2, 2013
355ml bottle. Pretty average brown. Slightly malty, earthy and metallic. Medium body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rondphoto (2009) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - DEC 7, 2013
Clear dark amber with a small ivory head, a few dots of lace. Taste is mostly caramel malt with minimal bittering in the finish. Pretty standard, and somehow a little dull. Not bad, just not good.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50