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RATINGS: 1142   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37/5   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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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.
Old Brown Dog has been around for many years. It was first brewed in 1988 at the Northampton Brewery. In 1989 it won a silver medal in its category (American Brown Ale) at the Great American Beer Festival in Denver. It has since been retired from competition but enjoys love and respect from people all over the world.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Erasmus_ro (2267) - Alabama, USA - OCT 22, 2015
UPDATED: OCT 24, 2015 Tap @ Kitty’s, Helsinki, courtesy of TM. Pours a reddish brown with not much of a head. Aroma is malty, bready, cola. Taste is cola, malt bready, dark malts. Prune. Like a light Scotch ale.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sarpa (1262) - FINLAND - OCT 21, 2015
Tap @ gp Kaleva. Pours hazy brown, beige head. Dark bread, caramel, hops in the aroma. Sweet, malty, Carmel, some chocolate flavor. Some hops too.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hermod (5456) - Vantaa, FINLAND - OCT 17, 2015
Tap@ Kitty’s.  Pours dark brown with a thick off white creamy head. Aroma has dark bread,  molasses and toffeeish notes.  Flavor has  caramel sweetness,  spicy notes,  dark bread.  Quite full bodied.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ej (1108) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - OCT 16, 2015
Bottle. Pours a near clear amber body with a small tan head. Aroma is malty with caramel and light toasty notes. Taste is light sweet and malty. nice rounded bitter finish makes for a decent balance. Body is medium and the carbonation is soft to avg.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sinfull (1313) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - OCT 6, 2015
Clear, brown color. Thin , off-white head. Aroma of bread and caramel malt . Same notes in taste , moderate malty sweetness . Seems like nothing special, but everything is in perfect proportion in the taste. I really enjoyed it.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
patricks110 (2356) - Alberta, CANADA - SEP 23, 2015
An above average brown. Pours a dark, murky brown with a thin finger of beige head. Medium bodied, nice chocolate and light vanilla notes. Rich and smooth with mild bitterness. Nice and silk finish, balanced!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
R4N5H (607) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 29, 2015
Draught, cask at the GBBF 2015 (London Olympia) on 14-Aug-2015. ABV 6.0%. Reddish amber colour with a small beige coloured bead which dissipated quickly. Medium to full body with soft carbonation. Aroma of malt, cereal and caramel. Flavour - slightly sweet, caramel malt with a light hoppy bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
climberbob (360) - Virginia, USA - AUG 26, 2015
Bottle. Brown w thin head. Mild malty brown aroma. Decent brown. Dry finish. Earthy. Caramel notes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeergeekKorea (107) - SOUTH KOREA - AUG 22, 2015
Aroma: Piney hop Appearance: Reddish brown colour and creamy bright yellow head Taste: Light sour Palate: Medium body, light sticky texture, soft carbonation and astringent & hoppy finish

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Silvan7 (1008) - Samarate, ITALY - AUG 18, 2015
on tap. marrone, velata, schiuma beige fine non molto persistente. aroma tostato, quasi bruciacchiato. caramello, malto, melassa e frutta secca. Gusto abboccato, dolciastro e tostato allo stesso tempo. Di nuovo frutta secca (nocciola). finale erbaceo luppolato. corposa, rotonda, piena, poco carbonata. equilibrata ed armonica. un filo troppo luppolata per lo stile.


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