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


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RATINGS: 3514   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
brewzntunez (12) - - OCT 15, 2014
Reviewed On: (5/21/14): *Glassware: Nonic Pint *Serving: 12 oz *Aroma: caramel, nuttiness, bready/cracker *Appearance: Deep amber with a white one finger head, that receded quickly. Lacing was sticky at the top of the glass, but did not lace the entire glass. *Taste: Caramel upfront, nuttiness in the middle, and a bready taste at the end. *Palate: Light body, watery mouthfeel, average carbonation. Finishes semi-dry. *Overall: This beer is overpriced for what it is. Regardless, it is very easy drinking and sessionable. I would not seek this out for everyday drinking, because its rather dull. However, if its late at night, when all the craft beer stores are closed in my area, I would easily go to a local gas station, and pick up a pint.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AdiBeer (1494) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 15, 2014
Aroma: intense caramel malts, toffee, bread. Appearance: hazy brown, small, beige head. Taste: medium sweet. Palate: sweets continue, very malty, heavy caramel, soft carbonation. Overall: not very subtle, quite in your face sweet, too malty, yet not that unpleasant to drink. Can aboard American Airlines flight LHR to JFK.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
fromthetap (1) - - OCT 13, 2014 does not count
I love this beer recycled straight from my boyfriends tap! I just can’t seem to get enough of it. I drink it every day! It tastes so good coming from the big head on his peter and it doesn’t taste like piss either. I can’t wait to have some later on this evening.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
coachd (136) - Missouri, USA - OCT 11, 2014
One of my go to beers when the place doesn't have a great selection. A classic. You should all stop hating on it just because its not a craft beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
beer-yum (586) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - OCT 11, 2014
A classic beer that provides full bodied flavour in a low(ish) alcohol content brew.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
lbcgreg (37) - British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 10, 2014
Light tasting ale with a honey, maple and very light malt flavor. Clean finish similar to a lager.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fisler (52) - GERMANY - OCT 10, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 17, 2014 Richtig leckeres Brown Ale. Am besten aus der Pint-Flasche genießen. Extrapunkt fürs Flaschen und insbesondere Kronkorken-Design.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
JimmyBoy74 (287) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 4, 2014
33 cl Burg. Mörk färg. Doftar kneckigt och brödigt. Smakar ganska tunt och avslutas med lite Smak av bröd

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kingvit (251) - - OCT 2, 2014
Aroma: red fruit, butter, caramel; Appearance: clear dark red, small vanishing head; Taste: medium sourness, slight bitterness, slight sweetness; Palate: soft carbonation, abrupt finish, light body, slick texture Well-rounded red ale, nothing stands out actually. All in style, nothing special.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
christhoel (191) - chesterfield, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2014
brown, clear, white foam, light sweetness, slightly bitter, medium body, thin feel, soft carbonation, bitter, i can’t believe in 33 years of life i have only justed tasted this beer and i found it very nice so had 4 bottles just to make sure its ok.

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