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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.44/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 172   ABV: 5.75%
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Made with traditional brewers malt, with a touch of crystal and chocolate malts. Slight nutty undertone, with a mild bite at the end. Hopped with Mt. Hood and Cascades.


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4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
niftyplace (23) - North Carolina, USA - MAY 30, 2014
By far one of the best domestic brown ales. Nice roasted pecan/almond/peanut kind of thing going on here, though subtle. Lovely clear caramel color with traces of caramel sweetness, but again, surprisingly subtle. Let it grow on you. Worth repeating.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HourGlass13 (205) - North Carolina, USA - APR 4, 2015
Pours dark brown with an off white head. Aroma is is all malts and roast. The taste is mild with some caramel, and a earthy note. It has a mild sweetness, but not overly sweet. There is a hint of booze in the taste. All around easy to drink and very good brown.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
stangger (596) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 28, 2015
Light roasted malts, mild nuttiness. Caramel, syrupy sweet - overly so for the style. A bit undercarbonated; tastes like it’s slightly underfermented - low on alcohol, high on sugar.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kassner (1397) - Wexford, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 11, 2015
Really nice with nuts and cstamel. A little more hops than usual. Just a tad thin. Modest head cola color on tap at major on bald head island.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Kyle77 (33) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 10, 2015
From site: Made with traditional brewers malt, with a touch of crystal and chocolate malts. Slight nutty undertone, with a mild bite at the end. Hopped with Mt. Hood and Cascades. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
berlinerweisse (10) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 9, 2015
One of the best browns around. Aroma - Chocolate maltiness Appearance - Deep & dark Brown, slight red hue. tan lacing Taste - Nuttiness, chocolate, a little roast Palate - Thick, creamy texture. Full bodied, mild carbonation

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drp6 (12) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 6, 2015
Very drinkable brown ale, some nutty flavor, not much aftertaste. This and Lonerider Sweet Josey are almost identical and I will reach for either one. Also reminds me of Newcastle, but better.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Beerologist89 (5) - - JAN 6, 2015 does not count
Nice dark brown lacing down the glass. With beautiful toasty toasty notes.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Timber01 (10) - - JAN 6, 2015
Rich brown color with beautiful lacing on the glass. Nice balance of roast and sweetness . finishes very clean with no lingering. A great traditional Brown ale

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lutz2jm (172) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 5, 2015
Nice dark pour with a good tan head. A large amount of lace. Notes of toasted malts with a slight bitter finish. Good beer

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Christpuncher (1687) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 30, 2014
Garbage. I am glad the proceeds are going to charity though. Just a berry malty beer with a slight roasted flavor. Stay away from this malt. Had in charleston. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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