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Brewed by Rogue Ales
Style: Brown Ale
Newport, Oregon USA

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RATINGS: 2536   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7/5   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Dark brown in color with a hazelnut aroma, a rich nutty flavor and a smooth malty finish. Hazelnut Brown Nectar Ale is a blend of Great Western 2-row Pale, Munich, Hugh Baird Brown, Crystal 80 and Crystal 135, Carastan, and Beeston Pale Chocolate malts; hazelnut extract; Perle and Saaz hops.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
guzgorog (653) - FRANCE - APR 2, 2016
Magnifique robe brune caramel lipide avec des reflets rouges, fine mousse blanche qui ne tient pas. Nez noisette, biscuit et chocolat. Bouche sur la vanille et les noisettes, une pointe de caramel, les houblons ne s’expriment pas vraiment. Carbo limite, longueur moyenne, corps faible. Une belle bière aux saveurs de noisette, agréable mais manque un peu de corps et de complexité.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
growler6 (117) - Pocasset, Massachusetts, USA - APR 2, 2016
Cocoa and vanilla, not a sweet as I remembered. Then comes the toasty hazelnut. Not too complex, very drinkable and enjoyable.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sharkydodson (1023) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - MAR 26, 2016
UPDATED: MAY 25, 2016 the aroma of caramel, toffee, milk chocolate, hazelnut and vanilla... the taste is caramel and tart with notes of hazelnut paste, toffee, sweet chocolate, brown sugar, coffee and bisquit... sweet, tart and dry aftertaste...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thirstyrabbit (1690) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAR 20, 2016
Bottle. Dark brown body with a small head. Aroma has plenty of sweet toffee with a light hazelnut touch. Sweet malty and caramelly taste, the hazelnut part adds some, well... nuttiness. Quite balanced and easily drinkable, it’s sweet but within reasonable limits (at least on my scale but I’m generally fond of sweet beers). Finish resembles dark cookies with hazelnuts. Kind of simple but tasty.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ngejo (874) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - MAR 19, 2016
Tap. Brown, hazy, rocky head, tan foam, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, oily feel, soft carbonation, & long finish.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
puren (594) - Starogard Gd., POLAND - MAR 18, 2016
Prezentacja:
klarowne, ciemnobursztynowe / brązowe, piana niezbyt obfita, szybko spada do zera;
Aromat:
średnio intensywny, ale zdecydowanie orzechowy, choć ciężko jednoznacznie wskazać na orzech laskowy, poza tym jest ciemny karmel, po ogrzaniu w nozdrza bije syntetyczna słodka wanilia;
Odczucie:
ciało niskie ku średniemu, wysokie nasycenie, wyklejanie w ustach, finisz orzechowo-goryczkowy;
Smak:
dość wyraźny - na początku kwaskowy palonymi słodami, potem w dziwny sposób orzechowy, pomieszany z czekoladą, przez chwilę karmelowy, po czym na dłuższą chwilę czuć paloną trochę kawową goryczkę;
Ogólnie:
aromat i smak orzechów jest sztuczny i nachalny.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Kauge (1451) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAR 12, 2016
UPDATED: MAR 13, 2016 Bottle from Uba ja Humal in Tallinn (€ 3.90). BB 06.2016. Pours brown with a rusty orange hue. The head’s beige, fluffy, drops to leave isets and very little lace. The aroma is unsurprisingly hazelnutty, at points rather pleasant, then seeming artificially sweet... Earthy with a herbal moment... Not too keen on this. Tastes too damn sweet and nutty, somewhat caramelly, and again, finishing with that earthy-herbal bitterness. Thin, near flat carbonation. Thin body too. Hazelnut skin dry on the palate. I’m glad I tried it even though I’m no fan of such stuff.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gyllenbock (7226) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAR 11, 2016
On tap in Portland. Amber with a medium head. Aroma and taste of malt, nuts, light hops and some caramel.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ngunity (119) - - MAR 11, 2016
From bottle. Pours rich brown with head that’s gone in no time. Strong nutty aroma and flavor. Very sweet almost sickly. Unique but lacked balance for mine; too sweet

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
mntjalo (1) - - MAR 8, 2016 does not count
Mouth gazim for a brown lover. It’s in a very small list with my favorite beers

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