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RATINGS: 222   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
The is a pretty beer almost an amber/brown color. A well balanced beer that is great for the summer months. Unlike the porter, this is the beer that put them on the map.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
RedSox2004 (1685) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - MAR 7, 2014
Medium brown/amber with a slight haze, one-finger off-white head that dissipated to a nice solid film and left nice lace. Aromas of strong caramel malt, ripe fruit and nuttiness. Flavor follows, with a touch of caramel malt up front, some generic fruitiness and then nuttiness toward the back end. Lighter to medium body, prockly carbonation, soft mouthfeel and a dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Patrickctenchi (6094) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - FEB 15, 2014
Cloudy brown with a puffy, cream head. Caramel, light chocolate aroma. Taste is caramel malt, mild nuts, creamy. A very decent, moderate brown ale. Satisfying and simple. Very solid.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
kidobutai (643) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - FEB 6, 2014
Nice appearance, dark brown but still translucent, nice in the light. Healthy head, but a little sudsy. Nutty sweet aroma, molasses flavor, a bit carbonated.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beer_noob_23 (7) - Levittown, New York, USA - JAN 30, 2014 does not count
12 oz bottle poured into a glass. Dark brown with a creamy colored 1 finger head that lingers. Molasses, caramel, bread, malty notes. Its pretty light, very drinkable, but nothing really stands out to me about this beer. Just plain and ordinary.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
warhawk91 (302) - Newington, Connecticut, USA - JAN 23, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Pour is a clear deep brown amber with an ivory head, average lacing. Big caramel notes on the nose with brown sugar and molasses. Taste is spot in with the aroma, caramel and toffee with a dark fruit presence, just a touch of hops. Finish is clean, mouthfeel a bit viscous, but what I expected from the rich malt. I got this as a beer of the month and am really enjoying it, and thankful that I have a chance to rate it! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
JBPortland (1490) - Hampton Roads, Virginia, USA - DEC 31, 2013
22oz bottle pours clear bright brownish red with a finger of sudsy head. Nose is molasses, maple, bready, nutty. Taste is a syrupy molasses bomb, slick, dark bread. Finish is a syrupy smoky molasses mess. Pretty bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beergeek23322 (2602) - Chester, Virginia, USA - NOV 11, 2013
1/3/2010. 22 oz. bottle. Redbrown color with a tan head. Aromas of malt, caramel, fruit and nuts. Sweet caramel flavors that finishes slightly bitter. Good brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RABinCO (1508) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - OCT 12, 2013
Draft. Nice medium brown pour, creamy off-white head. Nice lightly roasted aroma. Taste is roast, nuts, toffee, chocolate. Light bitterness. Very smooth and easy drinking.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DCLawyer (2786) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 25, 2013
Bottle->session. Amber/brown with huge offwhite head. A: faint sweet malt, oats. T: sweet cola, caramel malt, nuts. Eh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
ProBadass (4) - - AUG 23, 2013 does not count
Color resembles Coca Cola. weak grain aroma. Slightly sweet with a butter mouth feel. Medium body.

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