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A smooth, full-bodied nut brown ale, lightly hopped with a hint of roasted and crystal malts. This ale is dark in color without the heavy taste of porter or stout.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jkwood04 (3978) - Connecticut, USA - MAR 6, 2013
12oz bottle in a shaker. Pours transparent brown with a lacy, cream-colored head. Aroma of caramel, nuts, light chocolate and roasted notes from the malts, and light floral hops. Flavor the same, with the malts blending well like a beer of this style should. Average texture. A pretty good beer for the style.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
rainmaker2152 (55) - - FEB 28, 2013
UPDATED: JUL 7, 2013 A nice, simple brown ale. A tad watery. Nutty but doesnít possess the usual smoothness to match. Drinkable.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
solidfunk (4029) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - FEB 15, 2013
Ok. Mild hops aroma with some malt. Pours brown with good lacing. Slightly sour aftertaste with a bit of bitterness. Average carbonation, average consistency. Bottle from Stop and Go.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stantheman (661) - British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 9, 2013
On tap at Hops in New West. Itís brown as expected. Very nice brown ale, with medium carbonation and a dry finish. Damn good brown ale.

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
beastmaster (275) - Florida, USA - FEB 4, 2013
On tap, pretty dark pour with this head. Iím so used to nut brown ale aftertaste that this beer really surprised me. Out has a sweet caramel flavor that I think I secretly wanted in a brown ale. I wish it had a better aroma, it would have recieved a higher total score. One of the better browns Iíve had. Easy to drink.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Eckato (147) - Gulfport, Florida, USA - JAN 30, 2013
Pours gorgeous dark, dark, dark brown. Head disappears quickly...nice toasty flavor, however an unexpected after taste. Good Brown Ale.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jordinc (104) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JAN 21, 2013
On tap. Pours with a small head, dissipates fairly quickly but maintains nice lacing. Smooth mouthfeel with nice level of carbonation - enough, but not too much. Lightly sweet and malty, but not overpowering. Roasty, but stops short of a porter or stout. A simple brown, but a good one.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fatehunter (1239) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - JAN 17, 2013
A finger of light tan head on a fairly clear brown colored body. The aroma is chocolate, coffee and roasted malt. It smells like a porter. The taste is mild bitterness, roasted malt, chocolate sweetness and finishes on a bitter note. A good profile. The texture is crisp with a little cream. The carbonation is on the higher, fizzy side. Overall a good brown ale.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mnurda (1137) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - JAN 3, 2013
Bottled sample from Mlcc. Light brown. Medium head. Light malt flavor. Slight hop tone. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Emeister84 (994) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JAN 1, 2013
Aroma: caramel, cocoa, earthy hops, bread. Appearance: red-brown with light tan head. Taste: touch of malty sweetness, light bitterness. Palate: medium body, light carbonation, lingering off-dry bread-like malts.


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