Lubiere (12878) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 21, 2010
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
A reddish brown ale with a thick brown head. A nice sweet Nutella malt aroma, milk chocolate, vanilla, nut spread. In mouth, a nutty malt with some light vanilla notes, not bad, but a bit thin. On tap at Dunedin House of Beer, May 23 2010.
bu11zeye (12717) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - APR 6, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
(12oz bottle) Pours a clear brown body with a medium off-white head. Aroma of cocoa, roasted malt, caramel, and brown sugar. Flavor of roasted malt, cocoa, and nuts.
jcwattsrugger (12185) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - MAR 22, 2006
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
06 Brewer’s Choice Brown Special Ale-12 oz bottle-Best Enjoyed Before July 06-pours a creamy tan head with dark amber color. Aroma is nutty, malt. Taste is nutty, roasty, malt, maybe dark fruit. Good occasionally, OK carbonation.
Pinball (11932) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 22, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
clear brown, smooth thick white head.
flavor is caramel, toffee, spices, faint hops, both bitter and flavorfull ones.
hopdog (11560) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 9, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
12oz bottle. Poured a medium brown color with a small sized off white head. Aromas of chocolate, caramel, and light roast. Tastes of caramel and chocolate.
hopscotch (10609) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JUL 5, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle… O’sS&BS-I-T-YVBThrowdown… Dark, burnt orange ale with a small, creamy, white head. Cocoa really stands out in the aroma. Medium-bodied and slightly creamy with fizzy carbonation. The flavor is mildly nutty and leans on the bitter side of balance. The finish is crisp and moderately bitter. Kudos to whoever brought this beer to the Throwdown!
KimJohansen (10420) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - AUG 22, 2009
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear dark amber with a medium off white head. Sweet aroma with roasted malt, caramel and hoppy hints. Sweet flavour with roasted malt, caramel and floral hops. Finished somewhat bitter.
faroeviking (10294) - FAROE ISLANDS - SEP 24, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Botella. Sweet caramel dark malty aroma. Sweet caramel well toasty malty and chocolate flavour with a light bitterness.
Maria (10214) - Thisted, DENMARK - SEP 3, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
The color is clear, red-brown and the notes in the aroma are roasted malt, caramel and syrup. The sweet flavor has notes of roasted malt, caramel, light syrup, chocolate, cocoa and the finish is dry and citrussy.
djd07 (10018) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 6, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a dark brown with small beige head. The aroma is vanilla and oak. Medium mouthfeel with a sweet malt and caramel. Easy to drink a good brown ale from Shipyard.