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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.


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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
sodakotakid (230) - Belle Fourche, South Dakota, USA - DEC 12, 2012
pours a redish brown with a average dirty white head. this beer is lightly sweet, malty and roasted, there is also an earthy chocolate taste.


4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gandalf39 (90) - - MAR 1, 2015
Le type de brune qui peut se boire sans problème par pinte entière. Une odeur de confiture de fraise avec un touche de chocolat, c’est un désert liquide qui se boit comme du petit lait!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
monk191 (1181) - California, USA - FEB 28, 2015
A nice brown, good but not great. Pours a dark brown with a white head. Smells of hazelnut and cinnamon. Taste is vanilla, cinnamon and hazelnut with a bit of a thin finish. Had on tap at the Powder Leg in Hercules.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Andrus86 (109) - Busselton, WA, AUSTRALIA - FEB 23, 2015
BOTTLE. Pours a red/cola with plenty of carb, bubbly cream head. Nose is a mix of malts & drinking chocolate. Definitely a nutty taste (slightly allergic) which wasn’t great, BUT a nice roasted malt, coffee & chocolate flavoured masked it for a good beer, silky finish. Sourced Cape Cellars

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rondphoto (2468) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - FEB 22, 2015
bottle @ Grassroots Natural Market / Jacksonville FL --- Clear very dark brown with a frothy 1" beige head, cobwebs of lace. Aroma of sweet malt. Taste is sweet malt that grows into the palate, adding a little roast and light hazelnut, becoming a little hoppy in a medium finish. Moves smoothly through, with a satisfying, balanced finish. Solid brew. A keeper.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fletchfighters (1177) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 16, 2015
355 ML bottle Dark brown color, light tan head. Good spotty lacing. Nose is roast, caramel, hazelnut, brown sugar. Warming nose. Taste is quite robust. Roast, brown sugar, hazelnut, soft coffee, licorice and just a soft hop kick. Bit of a thin finisher though. Medium robust body. Good carbonation. Only negative is the thin finish. Drank lots of this before Moose drool arrived in Arizona. I remember the why now. Good beer

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lunkie (1497) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - FEB 5, 2015
Candy malt hop aroma. Dark brown colour good head and lacing. Malt candy chocolate flavour. Smooth lingering palate.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
toml219 (285) - California, USA - JAN 31, 2015
From Notes. This is a very good balanced brown ale. One of my favorites. nice brown pour.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Brandon1989 (386) - Euless, Texas, USA - JAN 28, 2015
There was a lot of smoke with this beer and heavy carbonation. It poured a clear copper color with a very bubbly medium off white head. The aroma is very sweet, caramel, sugar, toffee. The taste is very good and very drinkable. It is sweet yet balanced. I pick up brown sugar, caramel, toffee, and has a dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jonnyguns (1094) - AUSTRALIA - JAN 11, 2015
Bottle from mane liquor. I like this one - nutty, resinous and touch of a brown sugar. Good take on the style. And sessionable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maneliquor (3365) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JAN 11, 2015
Bottle from Mane Liquor. Reminds me of moose drool. Sessionable, nutty, caramel and resinous. Super easy going and goes down well. Solid stuff


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