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RATINGS: 409   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
A traditional brown ale brewed using the renowned British aromatic hop East Kent Golding. Medium bodied with nice malt character. This is a dark and flavorful ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
radio_nowhere (1231) - Maryland, USA - AUG 19, 2015
Draft sample as "Appalachian Brown Ale" at their Mills River Taphouse; clear darker brown color with tan head. Aroma notes of roasted malt, caramel and some nuttiness. Taste adds bread, cocoa and light fruity hops. Light-medium body, low-moderate carbonation, creamy with light fruity roast finish. Pretty solid, if not unremarkable, brown ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
brokensail (13757) - Orange County, California, USA - AUG 11, 2015
On tap @ Sierra Nevada. Toasty and lightly roasty beer. Some cocoa, coffee, and a hint of dark fruits. Slight acidity to it, which is kind of off-putting. Lots of bready malt, some caramel, and a light chocolate note. Mildly bitter and overall just sort of grainy. Not their best.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
willisread (1100) - Tokyo, JAPAN - MAR 16, 2015
Old rating. Bottle from old town . Aromas of caramel, almond, toffee and pine resin. Tastes fairly well-balanced: between sweet and bitter. Piney hops stand out more than in most Browns but still pairs well. Nice bittersweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
anthony850 (377) - Andover, New Jersey, USA - OCT 25, 2014
Malty brown ale decent taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
slowrunner77 (7551) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 21, 2014
"ok brown, actually a little hoppier than the style calls for, which can be good or bad depending who you ask. i thought it was so/so...i’ve had better, but far worse. worth trying if you like the style. 1/10-really boring when sampled with their other stuff."

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
adnielsen (10159) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - SEP 5, 2014
On tap @ Tap and Handle Foco during another massive Sierra Nevada tap takeover. Pours a burnt orange/brown appearance with a light brown head. Biscuity, caramel, slightly nutty, bready aroma. Medium light body. A touch of fruit, pecan, caramel flavor. Moderate high sweetness. Some biscuity notes. Drinks fine but nothing special.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
daknole (10346) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 6, 2014
Brownish pour, cream colored head. A pretty standard mix of caramel malts, lightly spiced hops, bit doughy. Not bad, nothing amazing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mstrcrwly (732) - New York, USA - JAN 3, 2014
decent but nothing special..liked the nutty,caramel aroma and flavor..other than that..nothing special.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ROGUE (2152) - Newark, Delaware, USA - DEC 23, 2013
On tap at State Line tasting. Pours a reddish brown color with a large foamy tan head. The smell is a little light with some sweet malt aromas and some nuttyness. The taste is creamy with a roasted malt, nuts, and some citrus flavors. The mouthfeel is light and crisp.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
skoisirius (1882) - Earth, Washington, USA - NOV 16, 2013
I’m currently rating every SN brew I’ve ever had in one clean sweep. I grew up on the classic SN Pale having it around during high school, and since have watched SN grow into a national representation of incredible craft beer. Living 45 mins away is a treat for the random growler fill. Keep up the amazing work and thanks!

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