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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32/5   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Caramel and toffee notes bring a full and satisfying body to this classic style. Northern Brewer and Willamette hops balance the sweetness of the malt.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TXBadger (2230) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 22, 2015
Pours a clear reddish brown color with off-white head. Caramel, roasted malts, and some sweetness on the nose; follows onto the palate. Medium bodied. Finishes with sweet toffee notes. Average bock.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
wombat23 (135) - Texas, USA - NOV 21, 2015
UPDATED: NOV 28, 2015 Shared 12 oz. bottle. Amber brown with tan head. Aroma: roasted malt. Taste: burnt malt, a faint sourness, mildly bitter. Not very good; wouldn’t purchase again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
darbeer75 (120) - Round Rock, Texas, USA - NOV 21, 2015
Aroma: a bit odd; burnt toffee with some nuttiness; Appearance: dark amber with fairly flat head; carbonation bubbles suspended in beer at first; Taste: smooth, a little sour, fairly unpleasant aftertaste, not much complexity; Palate: medium body, lively carbonation, long and bitter/sour aftertaste; Overall: not impressed. Would not buy again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
baraciisch (2554) - California, USA - OCT 26, 2015
Caramel brown in color... Aroma of toffee, candied fruits, brown sugar... Flavor is nutty malts, some soapy and kind of bitter malt flavors... Not very good ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kevinator (1730) - The Colony, Texas, USA - OCT 14, 2015
Decent sweet malt aroma. Some burnt caramel. Dark brown sugar color and a medium palate. Flavors were earthy malt with a slight sweetness. Strange aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Drake (11432) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - JUL 31, 2015
12 ounce bottle thanks to Secret Santa Summer 15. Thanks! Kind of a terrible label. Dark amber, large foamy tan head. Good retention. Aroma of toffee malts, earthy hops. The taste is toffee, caramel, earthy hops, a bit of a tart fruitiness. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maekchu (3044) - Hirakata, JAPAN - JUL 4, 2015
Bottle. Thanks, Nate. Mild dark roast nse, kind of flour-like chocolate, and some pungent raisin notes. Dark copper color. Caramel, honey, sweet dark fruits, raisins. Thin-medium body. Seems extract like, but good flavors.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KyotoLefty (8480) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JUL 4, 2015
Bottle. Nice chewy fudge nose, chocolate, raisins, treacle. Brown-orange color, clear, with lace. Very nice malt flavor, rich and bready, medium sweet. Grassy, earthy finish. Good beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SHIG (4210) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - MAY 19, 2015
Bottle: Poured caramel brown with a tan head. Aroma is strong woodsy bark and malts. Taste is sweet malts, spice, toffee, and caramel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TChrome (1448) - Bedford, Texas, USA - APR 27, 2015
This beer pours murky, light brown with a tan colored, mostly dissipating head. Beer smells malty with caramel and bread notes. Taste is initially lightly bitter. It finishes sweet. A good beer but not destined to be one of my favs. Probably pretty good for the style. Prost!

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