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RATINGS: 143   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
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An English-style strong ale. This brown ale has great malt depth and drinks like a session beer.


2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
argo0 (11353) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 3, 2006
UPDATED: SEP 17, 2009 ƙ/16/09, draft) Clear copper body with minimal off-white head. Aroma is moderately sweet, caramel, strawberry, light cherry. taste is moderately sweet, cherry, caramel, light alcohol warming. Medium body, low carbonation, some stickiness, low carbonation. Ɩ/2/5/3/10)

Ɩ/3/06, growler, thanks BuckNaked) Minimal off-white head atop clear mahgoany body. Aroma is moderately sweet, caramel, raisin, some earthy, butter. Taste is moderately sweet, caramel, some earthy, raisin, light burnt. Watery medium body, alcohol mostly covered except for slight burn. Ɩ/3/5/3/11)

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (11076) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - OCT 10, 2007
on tap-pours an off white head and amber color. Aroma is medium malt-sweet. Taste is medium malt-sweet, dark fruit, yeast (apple?). OK carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leighton (10543) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 26, 2013
Bottle at Sander’s place, NYC. Poura hazy red-brown with a fine, creamy head. Some sugary bread in the nose, brown sugar. Big sweet flavor, dried berries, bread. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Light warming finish, brown sugar, bready malts, light earthy bitterness, a bit of earth. OK.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (10471) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 21, 2014
Bottle shared by dudeabide. Poured a clear brown color with an average frothy white head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate toasted malt aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (9997) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 28, 2013
Draft. Hazy maroon color, medium off white head. Aroma of toffee. Taste is caramel malt, coffee. Plain.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lubiere (9790) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 16, 2006
Red amber ale with a light sweet malt aroma. Crisp malt, honest hopping, medium bodied. A decent session ale. On tap, Feb.10, 2006.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
daknole (8949) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - AUG 15, 2008
dark amber pour, light sized and colored head. aroma again was malty, very malty actually. this beer was drinkable. a bit of tartness was evident as well. not bad.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sammy (8420) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 15, 2008
A rotating ale, commercial description an English old. Drinkable, amber with a white crown to it. Chocolate malts in taste, sourness follows. Odd but fruitiness, barley and malt. Not significant hop here.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (8029) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - OCT 10, 2012
12 ounce bottle from Nikki’s, Providence. Pours a hazy reddish brown color with a thin tan head. Below average head retention. Aroma of caramel, toffee and nutty notes. The taste is caramel malts, nutty notes, brown sugar, floral hops. Medium bodied. Very tasty. My first beer from these guys, and it’s a good one!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (7948) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2013
Bottle split at Tony’s house, 19/05/13. Dark amber/chestnut brown with a thin beige head. Nose is dark malts, caramel, hint of biscuit. Taste comprises toffee, malt, bready dough, sugars. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, some bitterness in the finish. A little on the dull side, drinkable none the less.


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