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RATINGS: 62   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jtclockwork (10444) - , New Jersey, USA - JUL 3, 2012
Draft. Pours light brown with off white head. Nose and taste of malt, mixed nuts and mild fruit. Medium body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dogbrick (9181) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAR 10, 2014
Sample at Fette Sau. Clear pale brown color with a thin beige head that recedes quickly. Spotty lacing on the glass. Aroma of roasted malt, nuts and hops. Light-bodied with flavors of toasted malt, nuts and mild earthy hops. The finish is sweet with a short malty aftertaste. Slightly above average overall.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JoeMcPhee (8837) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 26, 2006
Tap at HDG. Pale brown beer, thin white head. Aroma is very malty. Soft earthy malts and a bit of spicy/woody hops over the top. Flavour is also fairly hoppy with spicy hops, toasty malts and a soft earthy finish. More ale-like than any other lager I’ve had, but it certainly hits the spot.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rosenbergh (8309) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 2, 2012
Draught at the Fette Sau, New York, NY.
Dark reddish amber colour with small creamy off-white head. Mild malty aroma with sugary sweetness, brown sugar and nuts. Toffee and sugary sweetness, sweet maltiness and mild nuttiness in flavour. Too sweet for me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
j12601 (7456) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blipp (6722) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - FEB 4, 2014
Draft at Jersey City Beer Garden. Pours deep amber with an off white head. Light sweet malty notes, toasted bread, some faint husky nutty notes, and a hint of caramel. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Radek Kliber (6602) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - APR 24, 2012
On tap at TR 307
Aroma: mildly aromatic, good set up. Slightly nutty with nice hop notes. Clean and proper.
Appearance: crystal clear amber-dark appearance. L:asting , fine white cap. Rings of crown on glass.4+
Palate / Taste: medium bodied. Slight creamy elements, unwanted in such lagers. Felt slightly washed out . Decent brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
after4ever (6565) - Brier, Washington, USA - MAR 29, 2015
Draft at toronado. Pours a clear but very dark brown. Loose creamy tan head. Hugely nitrogenous nose, deep dirty socks aromas that never go away. Slippery medium body with soft carb. Bread and laundry on the mid palate. Sticky, soggy finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jredmond (6071) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
nimbleprop (5571) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 28, 2012
On tap at Alewife. Pours a transparent brown with some thin white head. Nose is malty, sweet, lightly nutty, light bread. Flavor is the same, malty, crackers, light brown sugar. Watery finish. Fairly standard brown.

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