Brewed by Samuel Smith
Style: Brown Ale
Tadcaster, England


on tap

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RATINGS: 2176   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Brewed at Samuel Smith’s small, traditional British brewery with well water (the original well sunk in 1758 is still in use), best barley malt, roasted barley, yeast and aromatic hops. Nut Brown Ale is relatively dry with a rich amber-brown colour and nutty flavour derived exclusively from small amounts of dark malt. Brown ales are a specialty of northern England. Fermented in ’stone Yorkshire squares’.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Caytinator (1005) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - NOV 16, 2012
12oz bottle. Yeah, it’s good. Bright brown color, opaque, stable head. Yeasty aroma. Dark fruits in the beginning taste, the nutty taste is present in the end, a nicely blended combination. Not hoppy at all, medium-dry. Complex.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Antzrhere (32) - Blackpool, Lancashire, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2016
500ml bottle, Bispham hotel, Blackpool. Pours chestnut brown. Taste is of chocolate, caramel, weak malt. I found this to be too fizzy, thin and neutral, and whilst drinkable, i was left feeling abit uninspired. Maybe it was an old bottle, and if it had been on tap i would have had a second.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
aleigator (804) - GERMANY - OCT 17, 2016
Pours a glowing brown color with an eggshell colored, smooth head. Tastes of bready, earthy malts with a nice, subtle sweetness to it, revealing a toasty quality and bakers chocolate. Has a smooth medium carbonation with a soft, refreshing finish, showcasing a light, pleasantly malt defined beer. Tastes of bread, church candles and slightly chocolaty malts, which receive a good earth coating. Very rustic, yet smooth and a litte creamy on the tongue, this also features a nice toasty quality. Finishes clean and soft with a short, sweet malt peak among a watery quality. Pretty light, but well composed with a nice, bready malt profile.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Thomas_W1 (531) - Rastatt, GERMANY - OCT 10, 2016
Flasche 0,355l: Mahagoni, klar, mittlerer feinporiger beiger Schaum; sehr süße Nase, Malzzucker, dunkle Fruchtigkeit, Backpflaumen, schwarze Johannesbeermarmelade, geröstetes Getreide, dunkle Schokolade; würziger Körper, kräftige Röstaromen, Getreide, Röstmalz, angenehme Bitterkeit, cremig, deutliche Kohlensäure, trockener werdend, leichte Säure, ungeröstete Kaffeebohnen; angenehmer langer trockener Nachgang

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
johnnymusky (933) - Minnesota, USA - SEP 27, 2016
Poured from bottle...nice creamy brown pour with huge head...light lacing...nose is all roasted chestnuts some hops and malt....flavor better than the smell would suggest.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
caribou43 (653) - Chavannes-près-Renens, SWITZERLAND - SEP 24, 2016
I bought this bottle at drink of the world in Zürich. I drank it tonight. This beer is not bad, average. The taste is close to a German Bock. The body is brown and the foam is thin, average carbonation. The taste is a little smocked, dry malt, plum and discreet note of nuts at the final, a bit watery, some hop.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Blueshawk (392) - Bad Bellingen, GERMANY - SEP 14, 2016
- rot-braune Farbe mit leichter, schnell zerfallender Schaumbildung - leichte Aromen nach Toffee, Nuss und etwas Dörrobst - passende Carbonisierung - der Antrunk ist unaufgeregt mild - der Körper bleibt schlank, ohne ins wässrige abzugleiten - alle Aromen verbinden sich zu einem runden, gut trinkbaren Ale - im Abgang kommen die Bitterelemente etwas stärker zur Geltung, was dann aber auch erstmals zu einer leichten Wässrigkeit führt Fazit: Gut trinkbares Ale, ohne Höhen und Tiefen

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
josanguapo (1154) - SPAIN - SEP 13, 2016
From estucerveza. In Ikea’s pint glass. After dinner. Raisins, nutty, with a good amount of bitter hops. Amazing in aroma, pretty drinkable and good taste

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgil68 (18) - - SEP 9, 2016
Great color mahogany brown slight head that dissapates quickly. Medium body but great nutty dried fruit raisiny with a bit of hop and opens up more as it warms a bit ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ThomasEK (25) - - SEP 4, 2016
Mørkebrun med skum der hurtigt forsvinder. Hasselnødder og brændte mandler, men uden at være sødlig.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Quick3Beers (984) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 3, 2016
Pours a very slightly reddish brown from a bottle, off-white head leaves some lacing. Aroma is a bready toffee. Flavor is like bread dough with some caramel, rather watery, a little metallic although that’s fading as I drink it. Good beer.

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