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

bottled
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Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 3735   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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.


DrnkMcDermott's rating

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrnkMcDermott (2990) - Downers Grove, Illinois, USA - JUN 28, 2003
UPDATED: JUL 21, 2005 Draft, served in Chicago. I figure the geography should be mentioned as this is likely quite different from what’s served in its homeland. Anyway, I got a rather nicely pulled draught at Pizzeria Uno, though it was served a little too cold. Nice "beery" smell compliments the warm, slightly roasty malt taste. Hops are slight and match well with rest of the beer. A fruity ale taste, almost like a Pete’s Wicked, shows up at the finish. A pretty good one to have.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
batupata (23) - FINLAND - JUN 27, 2016
Colour is deep reddish brown, almost nonexistent head. Minus for the added colourant. Aroma is sweet and nutty with some dried fruits. Tastewise the beer is mild and little bit malty. Some caramel. Finish is short and bitter. Overall pretty average brown ale.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Maersk (113) - MOLDOVA - JUN 23, 2016
On tap. Brown color, small creamy head. Smells caramel, candy and some citrus notes. Watery body, lots of malt in the taste and this is pretty much it. Disappointing.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Fules (495) - Gyöngyös, HUNGARY - JUN 14, 2016
Közepes hab, de sokáig kitart. A színe gyönyörű, bronzvörösbe hajló barna. Illata nem túl intenzív, aszalt gyümölcsös, földes. Íze icipici keserűvel és kicsi karamellel indít, majd aszaltgyümölcsös aromák törnek elő, a korty vége pezsgős hatású, pedig alig szénsavas. Utóíze elején előbukkan némi kandis cukros beütés, de ez hamar el is tűnik, és csak egy pici gyümölcsös savanykásság marad, jelzés értékű keserűvel. Nem is lenne ez olyan rossz sör, ha picit intenzívebb lenne. Így viszont csak a lehetőség van benne. Közepesen testes.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dfearnley (1612) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 10, 2016
At a shitty bar drinking Newcastle amber lager. Fuck this...it’s ’drinkable’ but barely.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rozemalt (10) - Groningen, NETHERLANDS - JUN 5, 2016
Bottle 0.5l, koperbruine kleur, lichtzoetige nootachtige geur, sporen van caramel, beetje bitter, I like it a lot.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ritzn (219) - Bavaria, GERMANY - JUN 4, 2016
Red brown clear with little white head. Aroma of tanines and red apple peel. Also some lemon. Taste is more tanines and a little sourness. Sadly it is quite waterywith only some strange medium carbonation. No finish. Overall drinkable but nothing special.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Ahuth (248) - - MAY 22, 2016
Bottles. Has a small malty smell. The palate is soft and watery. The taste is a little nutty. Sweet cereal malts. Not very good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MetalMurphy (352) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 16, 2016
bottle @ supermaket. brown colour, medium body, toasty with caramel, I like it

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
lmojoh (190) - Tromsř, NORWAY - MAY 14, 2016
Boks 0.5L. Klar mřrk Brun med offwhite skum. Sřtlig maltaroma, karamell. Rřstet malt, sřtlig frukt, karamell, litt humle. Fint balansert middels god brown ale.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
phfyysik (518) - Tartu, ESTONIA - MAY 10, 2016
Pours nut brown with medium head. Aroma is old leather, grass, some caramel, malts. Taste is watery, light caramel, grass, some citrus. Very light and watery. Hoped a bit stronger taste.


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