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RATINGS: 500   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
Rocky’s Revenge is an American Brown ale with a portion aged in bourbon barrels. Original Gravity: 1.059 Final Gravity: 1.013 International Bittering Units: 30 Color (SRM): 26 Malt: 2-row, Caramel, Carapils, Chocolate, Munich Hops: Fuggles, Northern Brewer

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
gdaigle (12) - North Oaks, Minnesota, USA - JAN 11, 2009
This is a well-made beer. Well-balanced malt sweetness, alcohol, slight hop note and the perfect amount of flavor from the bourbon barrels. I have a 15.5 gal keg of this at my house. It is well-received by company and still a complex enough beer for me to enjoy. I’d add a slightly more pronounced malt sweetness to the beer, offsetting that with more barrel aging but they have done an excellent job without any suggestions from me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ibrubeer (220) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - OCT 30, 2015
Bottle at Hilton Chophouse, MKE. Nice wood aroma. Dark brown color. Adequate head. Wood flavor was pretty good, not too much. Med body. Overall, a nice interesting beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
csaso (1811) - Missouri, USA - OCT 29, 2015
Tap - small foamy head, dark copper color, sweet malty aroma and flavor, fair size sweet bourbon notes, very little hop balance, ok overall but a little too sweet for me ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ICEatALAMO (1172) - Troy, Michigan, USA - OCT 14, 2015
Bottle. The pour is a dark amber with a thick head. The aroma is more whisky than bourbon imo. The taste is a good mix of booze and that of a brown ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
melush (1587) - SPAIN - SEP 29, 2015
Bottle 35,5cl / Botella 35,5cl. @ Woodman’s Food, Onalaska, WI, USA A: Hazy amber / Ambar turbio. T/S: Roasted malt, caramel, sweet, chocolate / Malta tostada, caramelo, dulce, chocolate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Travlr (17644) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 5, 2015
Clear loght amber color. Aroma of vanilla and cocoa. Taste is boozy caramel. Light body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cagou007 (611) - FRANCE - JUL 16, 2015
On tap in Chicago-- Pours cloudy brown with thin tan head. Nose is bourbon and cold tea. Aromas are wood, bourbon, fruits. Low carbonation, thick texture. Medium body, low carbonation. Medium vinous finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Eructoblaster (3475) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 7, 2015
On tap at Howells & Hood (Chicago, IL). Brown hazy body with a thin off-white foamy head. Well balanced malty/hoppy aroma with woody, brown sugar and vineous hints. Good malty/hoppy taste with oaky, grainy, fruity, and cocoa notes. I was expecting stronger bourbon flavors. Ends with a decent bittersweet finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PotjeBier (2154) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 7, 2015
12 oz bottle from De Bierkoning @ home. Twist off cap exploded from the bottle as I twisted it off, hitting a glass out of my spectacles, luckily I was wearing them or I would have missed an eye. Not gushing though. Deep red-brown color, clear. Big uneven beige head with good retention, sticking to the glass. Aroma’s of bourbon, vanilla, red fruits, light wood, sweet malts. Retronasal it’s sweet, red fruits, some bourbon/vanilla. Flavor is moderate to full sweet, vanilla. Light to medium bodied. A bit high carbo. Finishes with a bit of roasted malts, just hints of bitterness. Imo bourbon usually goes better with the higher strength beers, this was actually well done and went down well as a dessert.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nero55 (917) - Wisconsin, USA - MAY 11, 2015
Bottle. Brown with large tan pillowy head. Aroma roasted malt, vanilla, and brown sugar. Medium body, brown sugar, low hop bitterness, roasted malt, a hint of bourbon. Not much hop presence for an american brown but I liked the subtleness of the bourbon.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sask89 (499) - Regina, Saskatchewan, CANADA - APR 30, 2015
On tap at Hopleaf. Pours a dark brown colour with a frothier tan head, quite cloudy. Slight roasted malt aroma, a little nutty with some slight caramel sweetness. Taste is somewhat sweet and malty, slightly dry as well. Medium body, soft carbonation, and smooth on the palate. Overall a decent brown ale.

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