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Old Brown Dog has been cited as a classic example of the "American Brown Ale" style of beer. Compared to a typical English Brown Ale, Old Brown Dog is fuller-bodied and more strongly hopped.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rondphoto (2282) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - DEC 18, 2014
bottle @ Jungle Jim’s / Eastgate OH --- Clear amber brown with a beige rim head, stripes of lace. Taste is solid malt with a backbone of floral hops. Carbonation on the swallow, then both sides move 50-50 to a finish that first blooms, then rapidly dies out. A pretty solid brew.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Christpuncher (1390) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 13, 2014
Super malty brown ale. No roasted malt it but flavor in this one. This tastes like a poorly made pale ale. Pours copper in color with a thick tan head. Had a bottle pour at home ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tekstr1der (19) - New Hampshire, USA - DEC 9, 2014
Pours a deep copper with small, fast-disappearing head. Smells of malt with a slight metallic tinge.This comes through in the taste which seems a little mineral-ey, but well-balanced with notes of caramel - not too sweet though. Great body makes it very smooth and drinkable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beese (2555) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 2, 2014
Cask at GBBF 2012. Poured a murky, dark brown, with a halo of off white head. Aroma of malt, toffee and roasted nuts. Sweet flavours of caramel, chewy grain and brown sugar. Finish was bready malt, light hop bitterness and cake.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ESPh (84) - Branchburg, New Jersey, USA - NOV 25, 2014
Nice brown color and creamy head. Has a nutty, toffee malt aroma. Nice roasted malt flavor, toffee, caramel, chocolate flavor with nice offsetting hop bitterness. Medium body, good carbonation. Very nice brown ale.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nero55 (772) - Wisconsin, USA - NOV 23, 2014
Bottle. Hazy brown/amber with thin off white head. Aroma of toasted malt and light brown sugar. Medium body, toasted malt, light fruit notes, toffee, moderate sweetness. Crisp.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
woodychevy (433) - - NOV 19, 2014
Solid brown ale. Slightly better than Sweet Josie. Pours a somewhat hazy brown with reddish hues and decent tan head. Definitely malty and biscuity on the front with some hops in the finish. Decent mouthfeel- medium to heavy and somewhat slick. Good for the style. Not overly carbonated- key to a successful brown so one is not reminded of cola. Solid beer for a style that I tend to avoid.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bork (334) - Rosewood, Georgia, USA - OCT 24, 2014
Mild, refreshing and easy to down, despite relatively high abv. A gentle malt aroma and smooth texture make this pleasant. Not high on flavors or aromas.

4.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Shapiro85 (16) - New York, USA - OCT 19, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 22, 2014 I really enjoy this beer. Very drinkable. I like the slightly higher ABV. Flavor isn't very complex. A smooth brown ale.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (1505) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2014
Aroma: intense malts, caramel and grain. Appearance: clear dark brown, medium, creamy, beige head. Taste: light bitter and sweet. Palate: malts again. Overall: nice Brown Ale, well-balanced aroma and palate. Pint at Big Brew, Morristown.


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