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RATINGS: 1218   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.


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4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
odannyob (73) - Colorado, USA - NOV 11, 2012
Tasty good-good. Nice, stern brown depth of flavors from the pour out of the 12 FL. OZ. bottle onto and into a scrubbed english pint glass with thin scrims of lace clinging to the high edge remaining and an earthen swallow of tasty good-good goodness, and it just so happens that there were a few hours of dry snow slowly falling to accompany the tastings, too. i do so love beer, too.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
John25 (502) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - SEP 21, 2014
Bottle. Brown. Chocolate notes with roasted malts, toffee, and brown sugar. Very balanced and drinkable with a full body and low carb. I wish they would bring this back on its own besides the fall sampler pack. Pretty much a perfect fall brown ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
boozedude (1797) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - SEP 21, 2014
bottle kinto glass, brown clear pour with white head, malty mocha, light coffe aroma, tast eis similat, very smooth, not bad , normally im not a huge fan of browns

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
SlimHabib (158) - California, USA - SEP 20, 2014
Bottle pour. Cloud brown with off white head. Roasted malt aroma. Creamy medium body. Chocolate, toffee, and roasted malt flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Imaena (1834) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Bottle. This is a nice simple brown ale that goes down well at the end of summer as you are getting ready for the pumpkin beer onslaught.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcnielsen (2108) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Bottle. Pours a brown color with white head. Roasty, toffee sweet, malty aromas. Toasty, brown sugar, toffee flavors. Really tasty.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JamesMichael (7) - Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA - SEP 16, 2014 does not count
Bottle from Fall Pack at local Smith’s. Sampled this on the heels of SN Oktoberfest. Dark brown color with distinctive white, albeit quickly dissipating head. Near porter-like chocolate and coffee, but mellower. Definitely not your typical nut brown. A typical SN cut above offering. I like it!

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
bnoel09 (434) - Elk Grove, California, USA - SEP 15, 2014
Poured into a shaker glass. Dark cola brown with a cream colored head. Aroma is roasty and chocolatey. Flavor matches the aroma and adds a nice smokey note. Medium bodied with a creamy mouthfeel and a lightly bitter finish. Very nice brown ale with a good blend of sweet, roast, and smoke.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
adster (348) - HUNGARY - SEP 14, 2014
Mahagóni színe és csontszínű habja igazán kellemes kompozíciót nyújtanak, nem beszélve az üveg idlli címkéjéről, melyek már önmagukban is remek kelléknek bizonyulnak egy késő novemberi este hangulatának leképezéséhez. A falevelek és gallyak szárazságát az illatában kissé feloldja az élesztő és a csokoládés maláta egyvelege, majd ízében ismét visszaköszön minden, ami őszi. Fanyar gyümölcsök, némi dió-mogyoró, keserű csokoládé és házilag eszkábált karamella ízjegyeit fújdogálja ide-oda a szél, miközben az élesztő fátyola lengi be komoran az ízvilágot. Hangulatában valóban remekül passzol egy szürke őszi délutánhoz, íze legalábbis nem fog szivárványbombaként robbanva kizökkenteni minket a merengés perceiben.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fattybladdy (560) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - SEP 10, 2014
Medium brown with a slight red hue. Nuts and toast in the scent. Taste is nutty, bready malt and grain. Pretty drinkable brew.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CopterScott (142) - Kansas, USA - SEP 3, 2014
brown with a thin off-white head. aroma is bread and roasty malts. Flavor is bread, roasty malts, and nuts. medium carbonation


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