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RATINGS: 779   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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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.


2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
littlecarp (135) - Redding, California, USA - JAN 1, 2008
Not the best Iíd hoped for, but still decent. Initially it is hoppy, but then it finishes with a pleasant earthy taste. Despite it not being particularly grand, I did finish two glasses before I knew it.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RodrigoPacheco (132) - - JUN 3, 2015
A good Brown Ale. Black color, bitter flavor, balanced e very refreshing. A good example!!!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AndrewM (126) - Waco (Buckle of the Bible Belt), Texas, USA - DEC 11, 2005
From Degarth on a trade. <P>Pours a cloudy brown with a quickly disappearing offwhite head. Iím catching light hops in the aroma, with a bit of caramel. Flavorís pretty plain, little chocolate, little sweet, little hops. Mouthfeel is good though, nicely carbonated and refreshing. Not bad.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jhwarfield (125) - USA - JUN 12, 2006
Bottle. Poured Brown with little white head, notes of toasted caramel. finishes easy. All the right pieces, but it doesnít seem to pull them all together into something special.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
RazingDreamz (123) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 27, 2006
A lot darker than I expected a brown ale to be, minimal head. Had a coffee finish to it, otherwise roasty. As I like stouts, this was a good thing. Itís good, but I canít really think of any kind of person to recommend this to.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
psychodrama311 (122) - petaluma, Nevada, USA - DEC 9, 2002
not great. not too bad. nothing really special and nothing to spend too much money on. something to start with though.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mayday035 (120) - san jose, California, USA - MAR 21, 2011
Tap at the counter, santa monica. Pours brown with a khaki head. The aroma is toast, brown sugar, and a bit of pine. Taste is toasted caramel and hints of cocoa with a nice offsetting pine bitterness, which does not linger very long into the finish. very good for the style.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jndubbs (120) - Austin, Iowa, USA - APR 25, 2012
Sweet, stout flavor. Not too heavy or bad aftertaste. Really good for volume drinking.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
craven5000 (120) - Westville, Indiana, USA - JUN 25, 2013
Brown tall head on top of a dark red body. roasty, citrus, lightly bitter, medium body, average carbonation, bitter,

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Airlifter (118) - Shawnee, Kansas, USA - FEB 17, 2008
A dark cola color with a lot of creamy-tan head. Mildly hoppy aroma. Lightly flavored and a bit thin. A little charcoal bitterness and some sweet malt. Nothing special.


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