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RATINGS: 699   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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100% Wisconsin malt of six different varieties impart the natural toasted color to the bottle conditioned unfiltered ale. Clean hazelnut notes result from these carefully chosen barley malts. Hops from Slovenia, Bavaria and the Pacific Northwest give Fat Squirrel its backbone.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MIBRomeo (2541) - Wisconsin, USA - APR 1, 2005
nice brown color small white head walnut and light malt nose w/ a medium body lightly creamy and smooth palate w/ some good carbonation. Lightly bitter hop and light roast malt w/ a weak nutty flvr in the finish. Overall pretty solid.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hezron (610) - Viroqua, Wisconsin, USA - APR 1, 2005
Dark redish brown with a light tan head. Simple aromas of buttery-nut malt. Roasted nut flavor with some chocolate and then pine in the finish, good flavor. Medium body, somewhat watery palate.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
deadon71 (7) - algonquin, Illinois, USA - MAR 25, 2005 does not count
Tried this in Wisconsin Dells. Got me into brown ales. The flavor was average, and could use a little more alcohol. Not a bad beer, but there is definitely better out there.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
erod61 (31) - Bangor WI, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 22, 2005
Brown ales arenít really my favorite style but this is one of my favorite breweres. There is much more malt aroma and malt taste to this brown ale. It has a roasty charachter to it that makes it more enjoyable than most Iíve had.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JK (4377) - St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA - MAR 20, 2005
UPDATED: MAY 1, 2005 About as good as a brown ale can get. Unspectacular malt aroma. Brown with sediment. Flavor is surprisingly complex for the style. Dark roasted malt, similar to an oatmeal stout. Sweet and nutty.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bigsky66 (148) - Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 11, 2005
UPDATED: APR 10, 2008 Yeah!!!!!!! The best Nut Brown if had. Through and through this is he best you can get. Thaks Wisconsin!!!

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Falconseye8 (542) - Evans, Colorado, USA - MAR 4, 2005
Superior Brown Ale!!! Donít exactly have the largest sampling record on this category but this could possibly be my favorite. Nice nutty flavor, little bitter, smooth and very drinkable. Another great Wisconsin beer courtesy of JPDIPSO. Canít miss on New Glarus!!!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
hellomynameis (874) - Mayer, Minnesota, USA - FEB 19, 2005
This was an wesome brown ale. lot of malt and of vcourse hazelnut in the arom and flavour. A bit of roast flavour with hints of chocolate in there as well. This was pretty damn good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Aureth (20) - Knoxville, Iowa, USA - FEB 18, 2005
Bottle NIce malty aroma, with some hint of hazelnut, as the bottle suggests. Dark copper, with a thin head that doesnít last long. Nice malty flavor, a bit roasty with some chocolate and nutty tones. A little thin on the palate, however. I enjoyed this.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jollyraider (252) - Los Angeles, California, USA - FEB 14, 2005
I donít really like brown ales. This one is pretty good though. Thin, yet a bit roasty for a brown.


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