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RATINGS: 135   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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No bristlecones were harmed in the production of this award winning beer. Deep chocolate brown and an amber head, Bristlecone Brown Ale is a seasonal beer and available for a short time. We chose the name as a tribute to the regal Great Basin Bristlecone pine. Among these stately survivors is the 4,765 year-old Methuselah, the oldest living inhabitant of North America. Its exact location is kept secret as an older relative nicknamed “Prometheus” was unfortunately cut down in 1964. This particular long-living species is typically found in the higher elevations of Nevada, California and Utah’s Wasatch Range. Due to cold temperatures, high winds, and dry soils, these pines grow very slowly.


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3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mikey (503) - farmington, Utah, USA - MAR 26, 2012
Pours a nice clear caramel brown color with a moderate off-white head that stays around. Some nice lace on the glass as well. The nose is nutty with hints of chocolate caramel and biscuit with earthy and grassy hops. The taste starts nutty with toasty with hints of toffee and hazelnuts. The end is grainy with a slightly bitter finish. Thin mouthfeel but very quaffable. Overall a good beer, easy drinking for sure...


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (32908) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 19, 2015
Bottled. An amber beer with a beige head. The aroma has notes of malt and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes malt, caramel, and bread.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TATE (400) - Lubec, Maine, USA - OCT 15, 2015
Bottle. Pours brown with a tan head. Earthy piney aroma. Nutty up front with a nice balance of malt and hop. Pretty light along the lines of Newcastle. Pretty easy drinking, a very good brown.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
melush (2245) - SPAIN - SEP 26, 2015
Bottle 35,5cl / Botella 35,5cl. @ Maverik Adventure’s First Stop, Monticello, UT, USA A: Brown / Marron. T/S: Roasted malt, sweet, nuts, chocolate / Malta tostada, dulce, nueces, chocolate.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
altonbrownd (5105) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - SEP 13, 2015
Bottle from Cork 57. Nice dark amber body with thin head. Nose is malty and floral. Taste malty, caramel, hops. Slight texture. Good finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
peponi (1228) - Mainz, GERMANY - JUL 12, 2015
Aroma: roasted malts, caramel, herbs. Appearance: hazy copper color, nice creamy head. Taste: medium herbal bitterness, caramel, melanoidins, slightly sour, roasted notes. Palate: medium body and medium carbonation, roasted finish. Overall: Decent classical brown ale, drinkable.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Pinball (11793) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 28, 2015
clear brown, small white head. aroma is malty, spicy. faint bitter hoppy. flavor is hoppy, malts, faint herbal yeasty note.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Desverger (6636) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 28, 2015
Bottle at Yespr’s - brown coloured pour with off white head. Sweet malty aroma and taste, caramel, toffee, nutty, sweet malty finish. Decent.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joergen (25140) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 28, 2015
Bottle at yespr. Clear orange colored with a medium sized off-white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel and bread. Sweet and fruity flavor of caramel and bread. Sweet finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borup (10171) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUN 28, 2015
12 oz bottle. Dark brown colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, hops, fruit, nuts, bitterness and spice.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (38536) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 28, 2015
12 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy orange to amber with a small tan head. Aroma is toasted malty and caramelish. Bitter, toasted malty and caramelish. Dry breadish finish. Light herbal and dry finish.


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