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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.53/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
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Seasonal Brown Ale made with roasted and crushed hazelnuts, walnuts, almonds, and pecans. Lightly hopped to balance the smooth sweetness of the dark malts and nutty notes. Enjoy!
2008 - 2009 vintage 5.5% abv
2010 vintage 6.3% abv


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gopherfan99 (201) - CROATIA - APR 6, 2014
Tap, brown with a beige head, sweet taste of malt, caramel, and hints of chocolate and nuts, nice, easy drinking beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
greenhorn1 (782) - Mission Viejo, California, USA - DEC 25, 2013
Bottle. Definitely nutty all round in nose and flavor. Almost no head and pours a dark amber with one red tints. Caramel and roasted hazelnuts. Not heavy on the palate.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
csaso (1225) - Missouri, USA - AUG 14, 2013
Bottle - small foamy head, nice dark amber color, sweet malty aroma and flavor with mild nuttiness and mild cinnamon notes, smooth finish ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jebert (473) - Watertown, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 24, 2013
Pours a mahogany brown with a thin tan head. Nose is malt and honey. Nice and creamy on the palate. The taste is primarily of sweet malt, with some caramel and a hint of cinnamon. Sweet, no bitterness, akin to a dopplebock. A well done and enjoyable beer. Pairs well with smoked turkey sandwiches and chips.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcnielsen (1715) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUN 9, 2013
Bottle. Pours a brown color with white head. Nutty, chestnut, malty aromas. Roasted, nutty, malty flavors. A very nutty brown ale.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
NielsenRatings (8273) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 9, 2013
Bottle in KC thanks to Justin. Pours a clear dark reddish brown appearance with a tan head. Nutty, cola, caramel, earthy, kind of strange aroma. Bready, paper, nutty, bland caramel, nutty flavor. Not a big fan.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
nuplastikk (4127) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 24, 2013
12oz bottle. Amberish ruby-red, filtered body. Thin, oily beige head. Sweet, mild aroma. On the fuller side of medium bodied, this is a pretty well done Brown Ale. There is certainly a nice nutty depth, but it is incorporated right into the sweet malt tones. A really worthwhile beer to seek out for Nut Brown enthusiasts.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oneeighthcuban (106) - - APR 29, 2013
Not a whole lot going on in the aroma. Smell is very malty with a hint of nuttiness. Taste is on the sweeter side but has a nuttiness to it as well. I typically prefer a more roasty brown ale than this one. Overall, just okay, can’t see myself drinking this one again.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
burgy (454) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - MAR 17, 2013
Nice brown ale. Used tons of this to cook with! It has great brown flavors and aromatics! This is an easy drinking loveable beer!

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ElGaucho (2156) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - MAR 13, 2013
Bottle. Nutty roasted malt aroma. Dark reddish brown aroma. Thin tan head. Dry and nutty flavor. Faint hop. Enjoyable if not overly remarkable.


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