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RATINGS: 1071   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 64   EST. CALORIES: 235   ABV: 7.83%
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WTF Ale. A malty, robust, jobless Recovery Ale! We’re not quite in the Red, or in the Black... Does that mean we’re in the Brown?

A big Ol’ Imperial Brown Ale to help you with your slipperly slide on into springtime. Rich, smooth, dangerous & chocolatey.

Alc. 7.83%
O.G. 1.072
64.20 I.B.U


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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
picknbrew (196) - Mechanicsville, Virginia, USA - APR 25, 2011
22 oz. Aroma- Caramel, slighlty bready floral and resiny from hops. Appearance- Clear deep amber color with minmal head. Taste- Caramel malt alon with a strong almost harsh bitterness. Some alcohol in the finish.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DWestrick (652) - Ft Wayne, Indiana, USA - AUG 19, 2016
bottle. very cool beer! so much going on with this one. Imperial Brown? New one on me - but i really enjoyed it. great beer

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Panzuriel (1922) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - AUG 19, 2016
Appearance: Darker Red Brown. Opaque. Finger of white foam. Nose: Caramel, pine hops with some grass and citrus. Taste: sweeter malt with caramel notes. Good pine hops with a bit of grapefruit as well. Body: Medium to fuller. Good carbonation Parting thoughts: Very nice beer. $5 at my local grocer for a bomber. Time to stock up.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nejhleader (1443) - Lemoyne, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 18, 2016
A nice sweet malty, pine hop aroma. Taste is a bit of caramel malts with some pine hops balanced in. Good brew.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nsanders (986) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - AUG 18, 2016
Tap at Pizza Luce. Orange brown with foamy beige head. Toffee, resiny hops, wet grass and biscuit aromas. Mild sweetness with a day old wet grass aftertaste. Medium body with a fizzy feel.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hershiser2 (2004) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - AUG 18, 2016
$5.79 bomber from Wine Warehouse. Pours deep red with an inch of beige head. Lovely aroma of grapefruit peel, pine, sweet unburnt caramels. Flavor is roasted nuts, pine, grapefruit, light sweet caramels. Tasty without being too sweet.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
markducommun (878) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 14, 2016
Clear Amber brown, medium tan head. Caramel, maltiness. Some pine. Somewhat bitter, strong malt forward Heavier body, long finish. Good.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nate (4170) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 12, 2016
On tap at Brunzies. Nutty roasted malt, light caramel, and a good burst of floral hops. Coppery brown clear with light haze, topped with foamy lacing off-white head. Medium body with medium-heavy carbonation. Starts with moderate roast and caramel, big bitter hops and carbonic tang. Dry nutty fizzy finish with moderate bitter after.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gkeh (423) - Texas, USA - AUG 9, 2016
Pour is deep mahogany. Tannish head that has nice lacing. Aroma is pine, lush caramel malt. Medium mouthfeel, taste of pine, resin, earthy and mild spice notes. Nice

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bubblehouse (1291) - louisville, Kentucky, USA - AUG 8, 2016
Really good. Has a really robust flavor and good aroma. Very wilco tango foxtrottey.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ffbot (339) - Oakland, California, USA - AUG 7, 2016
Out the bottle smell of caramel, malt, hops, chocolate. Taste is bitter dark chocolate, herbal almost, hops on the back end and a lot of malt. Rich and chocolatey after taste.


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