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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.25/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The Mutton Buster combines a roasty flavor with notes of chocolate and nuttiness that creates a full flavored brown ale. While it is malt focused, there is mild hop bitterness with an earthy hop flavor. The Mutton Buster may be dark in color and heavy on the malt flavors, but it is sessionable enough to have a few any time of the year.


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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gnoff (9548) - Mölndal, - OCT 12, 2012
Sampled at GABF on Thursday October 11, 2012
Hazy golden color, tan head. Sweet, fruity scent. Sweet, fruity taste. Medium mouthfeel, low bitterness.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
voyageurmike (270) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 26, 2016
12 oz bottle at the Bourbon house in SLC. Clear dark brown with aroma of roasted malt. Medium body, roasted malt taste. Finishes clean. Unexceptional brown ale.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Iphonephan (6042) - McLean/Jackson Hole, Virginia, USA - AUG 18, 2016
From a 12 oz. can. Pours a deep clear cola brown with a tan head. Aroma of toasted grain. Flavors of dank grass. Bitter roast finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
marcus (9012) - Sacramento, California, USA - JUN 27, 2016
12 oz can from Hayduke. Pours dark brown with a thick tan head and a fruity chocolate aroma. There is a medium-bodied chocolate malt flavor with a nutty finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
improvjock (327) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUN 15, 2016
Can. Pours a dark brown with medium cream-colored head. Aroma of chocolate and brown sugar. Taste is malty and heavy on the chocolate. Pretty smooth. Better than expected.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blipp (8011) - La Mesa, California, USA - JAN 25, 2016
Can. Pours embellish orange with a beige head. Toasted bready malts, some sweet toffee, and mild earthy bitterness. Pretty good.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bpreo (2496) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - AUG 16, 2015
Thin, almost clear. Brown color, but everything about it was light. Decent flavor.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdamT (268) - North Carolina, USA - MAY 27, 2015
12oz can from my boy Laramie. Medium brown hue (reddish hue when held up to light), murky clarity with mostly lasting off-white head. Excellent lacing. Aromas of dark malt, coffee, chocolate, nut, some light spice. Dark malt up front with more of nutty chocolate finish. Dry finish. One of the better brews I have had lately, great surprise!!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sledutah (6972) - Utah, USA - APR 7, 2015
12oz can from Bier:Thirty
Pours clear brown with a small beige head, some lacing. Aroma is roasty, coffee, chocolate and nutty. Taste of toasted malts, nutty, chocolate and roast coffee
A decent Brown Ale

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jake65 (3368) - Meridian, Idaho, USA - OCT 24, 2014
Can: A pour the color of weak coffee, topped with a creamy khaki head. Nutty, earthy, coffee, and roasted malt aromas… a fairly strong nose. Coffee up front, slightly sweet, nutty and earthy in the tail. A balance of roast and bittersweet. Moderate body, good finish. I don’t see why the ratings are so low… this is better than a lot of the brown ales out there.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (9940) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 23, 2014
"Nice brown ale. The nuttiness and balance between sweet chocolatey roasted malt and bittering hops is pretty nice, and makes this brown slightly more robust than most."


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