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RATINGS: 237   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
The Brown Ale style originated in the pubs of England, where beer drinkers desired a beer that was both flavorful and complex, but at the same time mild enough to be a session beer. The Santa Fe Brewing Company's interpretation of this style uses a combination of high mash temperature, hard water, and low-alpha acid hops to produce a product that is both true to the style and distinctly Santa Fe. Brewing jargon aside, Santa Fe Nut Brown Ale is an easy-drinking beer, mild, smooth, and always a favorite. Try a keg at your next party! Malts: 2-row pale, 30-37 l. Carastan, Chocolate Hops: Willamette

chicagobears' rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chicagobears (442) - Elk Grove Village, Illinois, USA - DEC 27, 2013
Pours a reddish brown into pint glass. Has faint aromas of honey, brown sugar and molasses. Nutty taste of almonds, wheat and honey. A slight dry smokiness in the finish. Nice finish on the palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Strykzone (6025) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - SEP 25, 2015
Sampled at gabf. Clear amber. A nutty nose. Soft fruit. Those are tasted. Nice malts. A pretty good version. Earhy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Kavu (3474) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 15, 2015
Taste from a friend (bottle) @ Underground, Santa Fe. Pours clear chestnut with a medium head. Aroma is nutty malts. Flavor is nutty malts and hops. Not bad.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
GreatDane1632 (1124) - Alabama, USA - JUL 3, 2015
Rated based on notes taken 11 Jun 2012 -- An alright brown. Very few notes on this brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Niko100 (2447) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 7, 2015
Dark brown color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of toasted malt, & floral hops; Flavor of roasted malt, nuts, caramel, and hops; Finish is slightly bitter; Not too bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ttoadee (1110) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAY 30, 2015
Chestnut pour, no head. Nose is medium kilned malt. Bittersweet. Middle is soft caramel and nutty grain. Finish is slightly sweet with hints of toffee. Very much in the British brown realm

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
CopterScott (221) - Kansas, USA - MAY 26, 2015
amber with a reddish hue and a thin off-white head. aroma is light bread. flavor is bread.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Slipstream (2319) - USA - MAY 10, 2015
Pretty malty and lightly sweet. Flavor has some complexity but not in an especially good way. A little yeast, iron, dashes of lemon and coca cola. Nothing great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
maxwelldeux (4269) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - FEB 25, 2015
Bottle. Pours a mostly clear darker brown color with a moderate tan head on there. Nose is nutty and toasty with just a little bit of bread coming through for me. Taste is lightly toasty and slightly nutty on the back end. Decent beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
boozedude (2221) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - JAN 8, 2015
bottle at club w, shared with pals, pours clear brown dar with thin white head, aroma is sugar and malty nuts, taste is similar, decent

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
onceblind (6379) - Denver, Colorado, USA - DEC 29, 2014
Clear dark Amber with a thin beige cap. Interesting nose of very light Costa Rica coffee and herbal hops. Chewy toast flavor with a kiss of herbal bitterness and toasted dough.

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