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Jekyll Cooter Brown Ale



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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   IBU: 46   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aurelius (4742) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - OCT 7, 2015
Very dark. Sweet, lightly acidic, light roast. Tasty. Need to rerate following. On tap, at the brewpub.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
JDBaker11058 (1614) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Blairgus (3467) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
burg326 (4812) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
aracauna (3290) - 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.

   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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
edgallow (2961) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
ttroha (435) - Americus, Georgia, USA - APR 18, 2015
Tap. Pours brown with tan head. Aroma of malts, nuts, chocolate and caramel. Tastes of malts, nuts and slightly chocolate. Pretty good beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DarkSong (335) - Dacula, Georgia, USA - FEB 7, 2015
It pours a very dark brown with a small quickly vanishing tan head. It has a toasty malt aroma and a aroma of nuts and a roasted aroma. It has a caramel taste, a roasted taste, a little toast flavor and some nut flavor. This is a pretty good beer. I’m glad I bought it and will try to drink more from this brewery in the future.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rdixon77 (1607) - Georgia, USA - JAN 25, 2015
Decent clean brown ale. Light brown color. Nutty roasty aroma. Crisp malty taste. By no means special or spectacular, but good all around.

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