Kuka Banana Nut Brown
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RATINGS: 38   MEAN: 3.62/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Dry English ale yeast, Five types of malt, One type of hops, Maca Root, Real Banana, and Natural Flavors.

We are sure you will appreciate this unique brew with a familiar flavor. This smooth and tasty English style ale is brewed with real banana flavors. We worked hard to keep the flavor profile balanced so that you will recognize the classic nutty and light roasty flavors of a brown ale along with the banana overtones. Like we said Ė we didnít monkey around on this one!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
williamherbert (1451) - Syracuse, New York, USA - APR 18, 2016
Red-brown color. You can small the banana from across the room; itís like a banana creme pie. I usually am not crazy about banana but this is delightful. The brown malts approximates a graham cracker crust, just enough. The flavor is more of that banana creme, but this time with a nutty brown malt, with hazelnut and almond. Feels thick and creamy. Iím kind of amazed how great this beer is; they found a way to pull it off. A miracle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thornecb (5275) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 15, 2016
Pours deep mahogany into a shaker. Off-white head with little retention recedes to skim surface. Overripe banana and clove aromas. Sweet bubblegum upfront turning to roasted nuts before the dry, lasting banana peel finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
John25 (1291) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - OCT 13, 2015
Bottle. Brown. Banana flavor and aroma throughout with nutty roasted malt. Cocoa shows up at times too. Very good ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
McGarnigle (604) - Rochester, New York, USA - SEP 27, 2015
Bottle. Big banana aroma...smells a bit burnt. Same deal with the flavor. Very pronounced banana, but not at all like a Hefe. More like Bananas Foster. Darker, slightly roasty, creamy. Not too sweet. Good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tekstr1der (328) - New Hampshire, USA - SEP 13, 2015
Mixed feelings about this. One of these is very enjoyable, but I always distrust flavor-added brews. Pours nice dark brown with little head. Unsurprisingly, banana on the nose. Taste is initial banana, and ripe fruit, but followed closely by very nice malt smoothness and rich nuttiness. Finish is fairly clean, with nice banana bread aftertaste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
burleybrew (75) - - AUG 26, 2015
Bottle from Buffalo NY. Not sure what everyone else was tasting, but we poured this out. Banana tasted fake & the overall beer wasnít pleasant. Giving it a 2.0 because Iíll give the benefit of a doubt via otherís ratings.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jb (2751) - Rochester, New York, USA - AUG 4, 2015
Surprised to see it as a fruit but will rate it anyways. Iíd get this again, it was quite good. Banana nut bread mmm. Good to the last drop. Thanks for the bottle share Ron!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zach8270 (4022) - Henrietta, New York, USA - JUL 30, 2015
(bottle - 12 oz) Nut brown pour with a puffy white head. Mild banana and walnut hint to the aroma. Off to a good start. Flavor starts off a bit bitter with a banana sweetness coming up to cut through it. Lightly sweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Slipstream (2348) - USA - MAR 1, 2015
Draft at the huddle. Smooth and sweet brew with a nice banana nut bread flavor. Could have some artificial flavorings in it, but itís still nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iznogud (1923) - CROATIA - FEB 20, 2015
Bottle, 355 ml at Breukelen Beer Merchants, Brooklyn. Banana and nuts in aroma and flavor. Malty. Reminds me of candy bar we have in Croatia. Feels just a bit artificial. Interesting and much better than Wells.

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