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RATINGS: 61   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   EST. CALORIES: 172   ABV: 5.75%
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Kelso Nut Brown Lager is a dark lager (or German Dunkel), made with German Munich and Melanoidin malts, and hopped with English (Fuggles), German (Hallertau), and American (Northern Brewer) hops. The beer is nutty/malty/spicy with a crisp finish, and is about 5.75%alc/vol.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yobdoog (1888) - Kingston, New York, USA - DEC 22, 2009
Brown color with a small head. Aroma has nuts caramel, toffee and bitter hops. Some faint pine and toasted grain flavor. A little bitter nuts and hops with some caramel sweetness balancing it a bit. Lingering bitterness.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
tgncc (2991) - Bellmore, New York, USA - OCT 21, 2009
I’ve had this many times before, and never actually rated it. The color is a thin, clear reddish brown, white head. The aroma is true to the style, malty, nutty. The flavor is malty, brown sugar, nuts. The finish has a slight resin bittering. Medium m outhfeel. Decent.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
j12601 (7350) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - MAY 4, 2009
On tap at the Beechtree. Pours a nice brown with a medium beiged out head. Typical toast and malt aromas. Medium bodied and a bit sweet. Grainy bitter lager finish with a touch of metal.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dickinsonbeer (5076) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - MAR 25, 2009
Tap at Croxley. Pours a deep ambery brown with a nice lasting head. Aroma is nutty dark chocolate, herbal and floral hops. Flavor is a touch sweet- caramel and toffee malts, herbal and lightly grassy, nutty light roast and slight dry dark chocolates, tea-like and English overall with a clean crisp aftertaste and finish. Ok.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - DEC 15, 2008
Draft. Pours a brown body with a 1 finger white head. Sweet caramel malt, nutty, light hop spicy resins. German hop character. Light toffee.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jredmond (5884) - Manhattan, New York, USA - SEP 30, 2008
Brewfest NY 08. Man i wish i was able to write down notes at the fest, but it was pouring rain and I had an umbrella in one hand, and my drinking glass in the other. I remember this being below average. Obviously need to try it again.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Pwn3d (1961) - Manhattan, New York, USA - SEP 24, 2008
Sampled at the NY Brewfest on 9/12. Not able to give a very accurate rating due to the sheer number of brews sampled. Guys serving the stuff where pretty douche, beer tastes like anus.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
alumbis (7) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - AUG 6, 2008 does not count
A perfect session beer. Mild carbonation and smooth nutty flavor. Purchased as a growler from Bierkraft in Brooklyn.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
daniellerose7 (119) - new york, New York, USA - JAN 9, 2008
What? Lager? Super hoppy and dark. Tastes like General Tsao’s Chicken. In a good way. On tap at DINO BBQ!!! New York.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerbill (3564) - Laurel, New York, USA - OCT 29, 2007
Sampled on tap at GWBF 2007. Poured a clear brown with a quickly disappearing off-white head. Light but pleasant aroma of nuts and caramel malt. The flavor is a bit more earthy with nuts and caramel malt again. A bit dry with some light bitterness at the finish.


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