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RATINGS: 1197   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 37   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Sierra Nevada uses malt within days of roasting at the peak of its flavor to give Tumbler a gracefully smooth malt character. Two-row pale, crystal 40, chocolate and smoked malts give it a malty complexity. Challenger hops in the boil add balancing bitterness, while more Challengers and some Goldings give just enough hop flavor in the finish to balance all that malt.


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
tony_gorilla (156) - Fiskum, NORWAY - DEC 19, 2013
2013 version. Not my type of beer. Smell is weak almost nothing. Taste i can only find some caramel witch is quite nice. But nothing more.

3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rrauth (1115) - North Carolina, USA - DEC 18, 2013
from beerilicious iphone app hazy brown, tan frothy head medium bitterness, medium body with a lively carb and creamy mouth-feel. alcoholic finish

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Joakgust (821) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 18, 2013
Bottle, 33cl - Semi hazy amber brown beer with a medium beige head. Aroma is malty with notes of caramel, herbs, spices and some some smokiness. Flavor is malty with notes of caramel, toffee, smoke and spices. Great balanced brown ale.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beer4000 (4395) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 15, 2013
335 ml bottle. Clear, deep amber body with a tan head. Moderate aroma of light roasted malt, caramel with a hint of chocolate and dry fruit. Flavor is sweet malt, caramel, light toast, chocolate and moderate bitterness. Fine body and decent aftertaste. Not a big fan of brown ale, but this is a fine, quite tasty really smooth one within its style. Very quaffable as well.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (7895) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 14, 2013
Tap at the Black Heart, Camden, 13/12/13. Reddish amber with a thin off white covering/swirl that dissipates to edgework. Nose is a little muted carrying fruit notes and caramel although picked up a little in depth as the beer warmed slightly. Taste comprises Ribena Berry fruit, caramel malt, biscuit, hoppy back notes. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, drying closure with light fruit notes. Ok stuff, easy drinking affair.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JohnRMurdoch (3169) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - DEC 9, 2013
12oz bottle from Drinkmonger, Pitlochry. Dark chestnut brown, decent head. Treacle malt aroma. Toffee malt flavour. Smooth with sweet aftertaste. Good example of style but not my sort of beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jorn69 (756) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - DEC 7, 2013
@ Havregatan. Flaska från Systembolaget (30:-). En trevlig brown ale med bla rostad malt och rökighet.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
iggynelix (68) - Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 20, 2013
On tap at Unos, this is a terrific implementation of a brown ale. Deep caramel color with a slight sweet finish

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
alkolas510 (541) - SWEDEN - NOV 18, 2013
Mörkbrun med mellanstort ljusbrunt skum! Humle och rostad malt i doft och smak! Lagom kolsyrad! Sådär!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
skoisirius (1555) - 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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