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RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3.44/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
We don’t blame you if you don’t believe us, but this beer was born in a dream. Sean arrived at the brewery one day, having woken from a dream where we brewed two beers. One was made with boiled peanuts, and the other with pecans. For logistical reasons, among others, we decided we had to make with ones with pecans. After sourcing 150 lbs of them, we split them up amongst ourselves, roasting every last nut in our respective home ovens. 5 pounds of those home-roasted pecans were added per barrel of this American brown ale, imparting a great nutty nose that presents itself more as the beer warms up.

IBUs: 25
Notable hops: Northern Brewer
Notable malts: Pale, Crystal 20, Crystal 60, Roast

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jtclockwork (11792) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 14, 2015
Draft at source - pours dark brown white head - nose/taste of pecan, toasted malt, caramel and cocoa - medium body

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
geologyguy (1103) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - MAR 25, 2015
Slightly fruity mixed with pecan smell... Quite good, would be slightly better if a little stronger, taste isn’t as good, pecan is prominent which makes it unique but not great, quite nutty...lingers decently, very low hops, improves a bit with time,

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Getbetter (983) - East Palo Alto, California, USA - MAR 24, 2015
From a tap to a pint glass. The pour is unfiltered dark ish red . The pour has a pecan flavor but light pecan in aroma. Medium body and better than more craft brown ales.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
drcboehm (102) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 15, 2015
22 oz. from the tap at Skull Creek Boathouse on Hilton Head Island. Great food. Do the Sunday brunch. Great color. Great taste. Quite delicious.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zeswaft (1505) - Charleston, South Carolina, USA - JAN 16, 2015
Mehhh. Tap at brewery. Sounds awesome but flops. Sort of nutty possibly some pecan flavors but I’d be lying if I said I could taste it. Sooooooo end oh rating.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
icehawk (834) - Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA - NOV 12, 2013
On draft @ HC. Dark brown with slight head. Very slight nutty aroma. Medium body, a bit chewy. Overall, a surprisingly heavy beer. Subtle earthy, nut finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bu11zeye (12367) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 21, 2013
(Draught) Pours a murky copper-brown body with a medium beige head. Aroma of caramel, honey, pecan, and roasted grain. Flavor of pecan, caramel, grain, and some butter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerZack (288) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - FEB 13, 2013
Dark brown ale with light head that rises when swirled. Smells of nuts, toffee and chocolate malt balls. Taste is maybe not quite as complex, but still good. Lots of nutty and almost butter pecan syrup notes in the flavor. The finish is just a little boring. Its not quite sticky and its not quite dry, but there is no real lingering flavor besides an impression of sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SpringsLicker (3288) - Tennessee, USA - SEP 17, 2012
Brewgrass 2012 Dark brown pour with a white head. Nutty sweet malt aroma. The flavor follows the aroma with a nutty sweet flavor that finishes with a bit off dryness. Smooth easy drinking.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
TwinH (1) - South Carolina, USA - NOV 26, 2011 does not count
My #2 favorite brown ale, just behind Rogue Hazlenut Nectar. I just finished off my second growler of this fine brew; the best brew I’ve had from Holy City yet. Highly recommended.

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