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RATINGS: 705   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Southern Pecan Nut Brown Ale is the first beer in the world, to our knowledge, made with whole roasted pecans. The pecans are used just like grain and provide a nutty characteristic and a delightful depth to the flavor profile. This beer is very lightly hopped to allow the malty, caramel, and nutty flavors shine through. The color is dark mahogany. Southern Pecan won a Bronze Medal in the 2006 World Beer Cup in the Specialty Beer category.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
phishpond417 (2088) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 8, 2009
Thanks to Blue Lou for passing along this one! Pours a bright amber colour with a large tan head. Plenty of carbonation in this beer. Aroma is pleasent, noticeable pecan, toffee and general nuttiness throughout. Flavors are very pleasent. Not too rich but semi sweet and comfortable. For my first Miss beer, this was impressive.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
badgerben (4549) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - JAN 30, 2009
Thanks to Tyanderso for sending this to be shared and Skyview for being the delivery guy. Brown color with a thin head. Very nutty aroma. Strong malty flavor. Very dry, but not hoppy. Definitely nutty, but I wouldn’t necessarily say pecan specifically.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nqualls (1452) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 25, 2009
12 oz bottle courtesy of Butters at the Barrios Nashville tasting. Poured a clear amber color with ruby red highlights and a one finger off white head. The aroma was nuts and caramel. The flavor was caramel and nuts, with a bitter finish. The palate was above average with a crisp mouthfeel, mild carbonation and a medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Butters (3920) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JAN 24, 2009
Bottle at Barrios’ Impromptu Tasting to pop Smitty’s Surly after a couple dudes left. Thanks for the hookup on this beerhawk!. Clear amber brown with wispy offwhite head. Nose is sweet malty and nutty. Flavor is also nutty, and caramel, and sweet potatoes. Some cinamin. Easy for a session beer. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerlando (3342) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JAN 24, 2009
Courtesy GodOfThunder. Pours a clear, dark, chestnut-amber color with a small, foamy, cream colored head. Settling quickly to a wispy film, the froth leaves minimal, spotty lacing behind. The aroma is quite nutty, as advertised, with toasted pecans emerging from a nice malt base of caramel, brown sugar, and maple. A hint of earthy hoppiness is in there as well, lending balance to the nose. Flavors follow suit, caramel and brown sugar coated pecans working nicely, along with a dash of vanilla. There’s a bit of roast in there, which, combined with the mildly earthy hops, balances things out quite well. Medium bodied and smooth, but lightly syrupy. Finishes semi-dry. This is a tasty little session brown.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jkwalking05 (4082) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JAN 23, 2009
Red amber color with a small white head. Aroma is of pecans, walnuts, and brown sugar. Taste is of cinnamon, sugar and pecans.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Skyview (5282) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - JAN 22, 2009
Sampled from 12-oz bottle that was shared by tytoanderso. Pours a semi-clear reddish amber brew with a lumpy off-white head that has some nice retention. Aroma of caramel malt, roasted nuts with pecan praline, flowery hops, and a hint of citrus zest. Taste is medium to full bodied, flavors of caramel malt, pecan praline, some citrus zest and a hint of honey. Finish is semi-sweet with a light caramel and pecan aftertaste that slowly disappears.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
coyotehunter (681) - , Michigan, USA - JAN 21, 2009
Bottle courtesy MrBunn. Pretty good actually..easy drinking beer for hot weather. Aroma is a little light, pouring amber/orange. Flavors of malt, caramel, nuts, and some citrus with a light hop note. Rather light on the palate and a bit crisp. Good beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerHawk (1810) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - JAN 19, 2009
Bottle. Poured a ruby color with a thin off-white head. Initial aroma had hints of metallic in it but clears out. Main flavor of malts and nut. Sweet flavor of caramel and pecans. Light body with a nutty aftertaste. Enjoyable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JK (4813) - St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA - JAN 9, 2009
Light brown. A little sweet. Some nut flavor and a medium palate. It is a solid brown ale.

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