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Brewed in the northern style of an English ale. This light brown ale has a nice caramel and toasted malt flavor, combined with a fresh hoppy aroma that is slightly fruity. This is nicely complimented by a subtle bitterness that rounds out the palate.


3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cybercat (3504) - Georgia, USA - JUN 25, 2013
Pours a nice clear chestnut with a peep of gold at the bottom of the glass mug and a very thick, fine-bubbled, creamy pale tan head. Malty aroma has a yeasty overtone, not much else. Flavor, fortunately, is better than what the less-than-inspiring aroma promises, providing notes of roast malt, yeast and caramel plus more than hints of fruit and hops and a bready underpinning. Texture is fairly firm and fizzy. Belly up to one today.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
illiniphil (133) - Nashotah, Illinois, USA - JUN 23, 2013
16oz bottle bought at the Sprecher Brewery. Pours a slightly cloudy dark brown with a heavy creamy tan head that hangs around. Taste is caramel, malt and burnt sugar. Nice flavor from a solid English-style ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
SSSteve (3831) - - APR 28, 2013
bottle. clear light brown with a small white head. aroma of nuts and toffee. light palate. flavor of subtle toast, caramel and peanuts. very low hop notes. the lighter side of brown ales.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
madvike (2905) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - APR 6, 2013
On tap at the Middleton brewpub - Pours copper with an off-white head. toasted bready malt with a bit of milkiness. Taste is the same--light, toasted bread, a little marmalade, and some subtle nuttiness. Pretty light-bodied with a bit of fizzy carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lemke10 (826) - Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 23, 2013
This pub brown ale pour a medium dark brown color. It starts out with a heavy taste of malted barley. It has a very complex flavor but finishes very smoothly. Probably not going to be an award winner but still a good beer to try!

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jjkuck10 (66) - , Wisconsin, USA - JAN 2, 2013
Pours brown, with tan head. Aroma of malt and sweet caramel. Taste is sweet and smooth. Overall easy to drink.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dwm1034 (664) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 24, 2012
Draft at Sprechers in Lake Geveva. Pours, well, brown with tan head. Sweet, Carmel nose...smooth and sweet...browns are pretty much good but not great...and this one is pretty much like that.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ckoeninger (3) - - SEP 2, 2012 does not count
This is a light, drinkable brown ale. It is simple and smooth with a malty finish. It’s got a light feel to it.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cheap (4208) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 1, 2012
Got this at merchant st bistro; big thanks to brad, the dude. $2.50 for a bottle as pictured. Pour is nice iced tea lookin thing with a head composed of rather large bubbles. Smell is clean and english. Taste is not bad. Smooth almost creamy thing happening here. Yes, gets a tad soapy in the middle. Does some smearing co2 in there. Wants to get clying but aint.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
cbfobes (2345) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - JUN 22, 2012
On tap at Sprecher Restaurant in Middleton, pours a clear dark amber light brown with no head, slight malt aroma, the flavor is again of very slight malt and some chocolate, very thin mouthfeel, really did not enjoy this one at all


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