markas101 (1821) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 22, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
50 cl bottle, Sheffield, UK. Dark brown, thin evenly dispersed head. Sweet caramel aroma, a slight syrup quality that is sweet with a hop bite that both mellow as it finishes.
Christian (11025) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 19, 2009
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Chestnut brown with a small off-white head. Weak aroma of fruits and caramel. Sweet caramel and toffee flavour with notes of dried fruits.
fonefan (34232) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 29, 2009
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle 500ml. [ As Co-op Strong (Brown) Ale ].
Clear medium red brown color with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, caramel, chocolate, brown sugar. Flavor is moderate to light heavy sweet and light bitter with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. 
stouby (3696) - Holbæk, DENMARK - OCT 19, 2009
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle at Highland House.
Reddish with a small off-white head. Aroma moderate malty (caramel, roasted), light hoppy. Flavor moderate sweet, light bitter. Light body, watery.
Coop String Brown Ale.
bb (6784) - Alamo, California, USA - OCT 16, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Brown beer with a dark cream colored head. Nutty, malty aroma. malt and caramel flavor with nuttiness and light hops. Medium bodied. malt, nuts, and caramel linger.
Dragonblaze99 (354) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2009
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sweet malty aroma. Mahogany with little off-white head. Flavour is sweet caramel and dried apricots. Medium-bodied. Finishes with very light hoppiness. Not bad at all.
oh6gdx (20238) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 7, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled. Reddish amber colour, not much head. Aroma is caramel malts, some mild spices, wood and mild fruity notes. Flavour is very much the same. A reallly nicely balanced brew.
TBone (12437) - Pori, FINLAND - AUG 7, 2009
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled (from Co-op).
Dark nut brown color, not much head. Caramelly aroma with some dark malts. Caramelly flavor, some grassy hops, lingering grassy sweetness. Standard.
Beth101 (528) - West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 10, 2009
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 10/20
Mahoganny colour with a thin white head. Smells of vinegar with a hint of malt. Fizzy tastes a bit thin. Tastes of malt followed by chocolate.
downender (6151) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - APR 9, 2009
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Co-op. Deep brown with red tomes and a decent tan head. Sweet, malty aroma of caramel and forest fruits. Chewy mouth feel, with plenty of sweet, doughy malts, more caramel and some nuttiness. Slightly bitter finish with some roastiness lurking in the background. Good, easy drinking.