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RATINGS: 120   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Our version of the classic English-style Nut Brown Ale has a blend of 6 different malts and very little hop bitterness. The malts are nutty and sweeter tilting toward coffee, toffee, and caramel.

2013 San Diego International Beer Festival Gold Medal English-Style Brown Ale
2012 North American Beer Awards Gold Medal English Style Brown Ale
2013 San Diego International Beer – Gold Medal – English-Style Brown Ale
2014 Canfest – Silver Medal – Dark Ales & Lagers

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
Luvystypotables (1063) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - JAN 26, 2015
Weak aroma of malt pours a cloudy brown color with no head. Watery feel with a light malt taste and transient malt finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cards04 (2349) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JAN 19, 2015
Definitely one of the more interesting brown ales I’ve had considering the style is one of the most boring IMO. Nice coffee aromas.. Some roasted nuts too. Flavors are coffee with notes of burnt caramel. Solid brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BillWyce (841) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 18, 2015
From a can. Pours clear nut brown with a touch of orange, and a 1-finger off-white head. Aroma of nutty malt with a light citrus note beneath. Medium body, with a slightly oily thickness and a brief finish. Flavor of nutty malt, with a touch of caramel and a light note of citrus underneath.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maekchu (2733) - Hirakata, JAPAN - JAN 7, 2015
Can from Sake Taniguchi (World Beer Market). Sweet, nutty ose, with spiced-up caramel, grass, and very light cocoa. Reddish/amber color. Rich roast malt, a touch earthy, bread, light herbs, and a sweet malty finish. Light body, with some metallic notes. Pleasant. Great nose; flavors okay.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TizzleJizzle (731) - Garland, Texas, USA - JAN 5, 2015
12 oz can. Poured a clear maroon brown with a thin tan head. Tasted nutty, sweet, caramel malts, subtle hop finish. Medium carbonation, thin-medium watery body

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Iphonephan (4491) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JAN 2, 2015
On draft at Spacebar Falls Church. Pours a clear brownish Amber with an ecru head. Light malty nose. Flavors of toasted nuts and some raisins. Light bodied. Crisp finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 6/20
Westchesterco (1390) - mclean, Virginia, USA - JAN 2, 2015
On draft at spacebar in falls church Va it is a dark amber color with a slight head. The aroma is nondescript and the taste is a bitter malty flavor

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ads135 (3357) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - JAN 1, 2015
Very nice brown ale. Hoppy and effervescent. Some crisp finish to this malty rich beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheBeerGod (5572) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Can. Nice coppery brown pour with a tall, fluffy tan head. Caramel, dark bread, toasted nuttiness and earthy hops int he nose. taste is earthy and slightly floral hops, toasted nuts, dark bread, toasted malt, grains, caramel and light toffee. Body is medium with a moderate, bubbly carbonation. Ends with more caramel, light chocolate, toasted nuts, dark bread, toffee and soft hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla (8124) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - DEC 16, 2014
Can. Pours a clear amber brown with a tan head that dissipates slowly to the edges. Aroma has sweet grains with a bit of nuttiness and a bit of a bread note. Flavor has a combination of sweet grains and bread with just a hint of toffee.

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