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Brewed by John Smiths (Heineken UK)
Style: Brown Ale
Tadcaster, England

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RATINGS: 3486   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Available filtered and pasteurised in keg and bottle.
Newcastle Brown Ale was first brewed in 1927 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, by Jim Porter after three years of development. Production moved from Newcastle to Gateshead at the end of 2004 and to Tadcaster on closure of the Dunston brewery in 2010.


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
leaparsons (8156) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 17, 2002
UPDATED: FEB 11, 2012 Rerate- rubbery and pretty thin. Canít believe i rated this highly before. Prev 3.3 - THE beer of the NE of England. Always served too cold as per the suggestion on the label. Shame, because the chill disguises the nutty taste. And, served (almost) by the imperial pint.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
FunkDaMan (38) - New Mexico, USA - MAR 16, 2002
iíve only had this beer on draught, and I must say, I really like it. It is a bit light, but goes real well with a meal because of that.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Suttree (5186) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAR 15, 2002
A storied beer with aunique history. Unfortunately, it is rather bland

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
grant60 (185) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - MAR 15, 2002
nutty and smooth. worth the money. i like it.

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Caton (160) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAR 14, 2002
This beer is insipid, why do people enjoy this so much.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Skred (107) - Houma, Louisiana, USA - MAR 12, 2002
Iíve tried this twice, and been disappointed both times. Perhaps itís the clear glass that skunks it, or comparison to much fresher brown ales from closer to home, but the high ratings I see here mystify me. Maybe Iíve gotten hold of some old, light exposed ones. Iíd like to try it again under favorable circumstances, but I wonít buy it in a store again.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
popilius (61) - Chicagoland, Illinois, USA - MAR 12, 2002
A acquired, nutty taste. I used to think it was great but since then have discovered worthier ales.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
brewbandit (312) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - MAR 11, 2002
A nice light slightly malty tasting brew. A soft nutty flavor is apparent and the hops are subdued. A nice drinking beer for sessions.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
mhs2ou99 (4) - Danville, Kentucky, USA - MAR 11, 2002 does not count
You can definately taste the barley in this beer. An excellent ale for good times with excellent sompanionship, Newcastle is slightly infused with a grain-taste. Hops do not make this beer special; instead its full bodied yet remarkably smooth finish seem to impart a nutty flavor that I find hard to duplicate. A beautiful reddish gold tinge makes this beer appealing to look at. Excellent from the tap or by the bottle. An excellent Scottish ale, One of my favorites!!!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
LoveCaissa (873) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 10, 2002
Nice colour. Round, nutty flavour with a smooth finish.


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