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RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   IBU: 46   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cooter Brown was a family man who lived on the mason-dixon line during the civil war. He decided to stay inebriated for the entire war so that he would not need to pick a side. We salute his peaceful manner by naming our brew in his honor.

Jekyll Brewing’s Cooter Brown is an American Brown Ale that is smoother than silk. As you bring our Cooter Brown to your lips, you will smell deep roasty caramel notes as our creamy head embraces your stache. Once you taste Cooter Brown, you will experience a deep chocolate maltiness and an American hop bitterness balanced to perfection. 14.3° SRM 31.


4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ordybill (1301) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - MAR 4, 2016
Poured from the tap into a pint glass. The appearance is a clear dark brown with a small tan head. The aroma is roasted malt. The taste is surprisingly full of hops that go well with the malt.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Suttree (6010) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - DEC 28, 2015
Cola-ish brown, not much head. Smell like molasses and brown sugar. Taste is kind of sweet at first, then more molasses and brown sugar and caramel. There is a bit of a woody hop bite in the finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tnkw01 (1707) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - DEC 26, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown in Color. Very small head. Aroma is roasted grains and sweet nutty smell. Taste is pleasant nutty flavour with hints of toast. Nice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aurelius (5006) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - OCT 7, 2015
Very dark. Sweet, lightly acidic, light roast. Tasty. Need to rerate following. On tap, at the brewpub.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
JDBaker11058 (1824) - Maryland, USA - AUG 20, 2015
Appearance: silky dark brown pour with caramel edges and a creamy light tan head that persists forever, leaving firm lacing; even poured into a crappy hotel styrofoam cup, this was a pretty beer. Aroma: smells pretty, with nice dark chocolate, some brown sugar, rolled oats, lightly burnt toast, and a bit of a cigar note. Taste: slightly sweet and roasty, with some chocolate and brown bread, a little burnt brown sugar, lightly toasted nuts, and a little vanilla. Finish: there’s a dry, slightly piney hop note on the back end to complement the roasty feel; finishes smooth and clean. Notes: Really nice brown ale. Perfect palate: smooth and creamy but not heavy. Nice carbonation. Good find. Bottle to go from a random pizza joint in downtown Brunswick, Georgia.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Blairgus (4044) - California, USA - AUG 12, 2015
12 Aug 2015, bottle. light brown, almost clear, steady bubbles. nose is malty, lightly toasted bread crust, mildly sweet. thin/med body and moderately fizzy. slightly acidic, moderately sweet, dark toast. nice.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
burg326 (5265) - Florida, USA - JUN 21, 2015
Poured a brown color with aromas of malt, caramel and some nut shell. Flavors match the aromas light caramel and malt with some light earth decent brown ale.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
aracauna (3488) - Georgia, USA - MAY 28, 2015
Nice caramel and nuttiness from the malt but the hops are a little unusual for the style. Creosote and juniper.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 5/20
overkill2006 (4) - Alabama, USA - MAY 19, 2015 does not count
Very strong flavor with a little more bitterness than I prefer. It had a great after taste.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
edgallow (3568) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 17, 2015
5 oz sampler pours brown with a tan head. Aroma of malts, nutty and some straw. Taste is toasted malts and grain.


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