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RATINGS: 183   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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The “Back Forty” is property commonly found on the outskirts of the Wisconsin family farm. Here uncultivated acres wait prime for adventure- forts, tree houses, rope swings and first kisses! A place to run away, to camp, to climb, to build, to play. Not actually home but not too far away. That’s the Back Forty. The beer you hold is similar both dark and adventurous still smooth and familiar. Here’s a beer you can enjoy without pretense or explanation. Every mind requires some acres of possibility, space for dreams, the great escape, everyone needs a Back Forty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (5613) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - JUL 10, 2013
Bottle. Brown pour, somewhat translucent. Biscuit / burnt toast, caramel sweetness, simple yet tasty. Nice brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
JStax (2601) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - JUL 7, 2013
12 ounce bottle. Pours a darker copper with a thin beige head. Aroma has lots of biscuit and caramel. Taste does too and it leaves a toasty finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcnielsen (1711) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUN 24, 2013
Bottle. Thanks to adnielsen for the bottle!. Pours a deep brown color with white head. Toffee, burnt toast, dark fruits aromas. Mild malty, toast, sweet flavors. A lighter bock beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jaymobrown (1617) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 2, 2013
One of the nit best beers from here. Light brown and tan color. Weak nose. Tastes like wet car dnoaed with f ain’t hops.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
olr1984 (917) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - MAY 13, 2013
Bottle thanks to ghostface. 12oz bottle Pours a dark gold with tan head. Sweet malt and slight fruit taste

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
naivepegasus (329) - USA - MAY 11, 2013
Pours a slightly cloudy light brown with a hint of orange, with about a half a finger of off-white slowly dissipating foamy head. Brown sugar and dark fruits in the nose. A little watery mouthfeel, Some light malts in the taste that goes into a raisin finish. I like this better than I thought I would actually.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dogfishho (586) - Bloomfield, New Jersey, USA - APR 9, 2013
Pours a muddy brown with a fair amount of carbonation. On the nose, there’s very little there. Some old pennies, a touch of maple, and not much more. On the palate it is sweet and finishes with a slightly bitter/sour cleanup on the end. Meh

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
camborne (655) - Hopkins, Minnesota, USA - APR 7, 2013
Malty toffee nose. Taste follows suit along with some Candi sugar and fruitiness. Finish is smooth and leaves palate quickly. Tad watery is only compliant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
robobeerbelly (49) - Wisconsin, USA - APR 7, 2013
for a bock pretty good. I will drink anything from new glarus. they are truly an amazing brewing company.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dchmela (2559) - Orlando, Florida, USA - MAR 27, 2013
Big thanks to jMack for hookin me up with a bottle. Pours a reddish brown with a thick off white head. Malty, smoky and toffee aroma. Big malty nick body, touches of sweetness and a light smokiness. Good solid bock. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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