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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.52/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Old Stitch is based on a 17th century recipe developed by Frank Clark at Colonial Williamsburg.


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3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fidemaster (281) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - FEB 4, 2013
The aroma was a nutty coffee. It pour a rich dark, black color like your morning coffee but with a solid head. I did not find this beer sweet at all. It was a rich hazelnut coffee, that finished fairly clean. I did not find it that complex, it was an ok beer.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hallinghansen (1891) - Odense S, DENMARK - JUL 11, 2014
Bought in the visitor venter in the old town in Williamsburg, VA. Hazy dark amber body with a small light brown head. Coffee, caramel, nuts, malt. I had no expectations to this beer, but it’s actually quite good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kidobutai (302) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - JUL 5, 2014
Poured from a bottle. A beer that smells better than it tastes. Short lived 1 finger Brown head, nice whiskey aroma, but the low ABV means it tastes watered down.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
tgncc (2749) - Bellmore, New York, USA - JUN 19, 2014
The aroma is caramel, nuts. THe appearance is brown, red tinge, thin head. The flavor is caramel, nuts, pine, soap. The finish is soap, sweet, pine. Medium in body, creamy. Decent, interesting.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
eaglefan538 (2857) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - APR 21, 2014
Poured a dark color with tan colored head on draft. Aroma of chocolate and ash. Flavor followed maybe some licorice. Smokey too. Body was full and lightly carbonated some creaminess too. Nice porter / brown ale.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Braudog (5581) - Hampton, Virginia, USA - NOV 23, 2013
Draft at Taphouse/Queensway. Dark brown and fairly "regular" looking fro an American brown. Nutty and caramel all the way, but evenly spread, quite drinkable and unoffensive. Creamy mouthfeel. The finish is a bit shallow and a let down; otherwise a good beer. (#5341, 11/23/2013)

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (4829) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 20, 2013
Mom brought this one back from a trip to Williamsburg. +++ Sampled from a 12 oz brown bottle this beer poured a dark brown color with faint orange highlights and a medium sized foamy tan head that left a bit of lacing. The aroma was sweet and malty molasses, nut and wood. The flavor was malty, dryish and a bit bitter with notes of wood, nut and pretzel. Medium length bitter finish with lingering wood an nut. Medium body. Meh.

3.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Luvystypotables (537) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 19, 2013
Mild aroma, not much of a head color of ice coffee great coffee taste good coffee palate.

4.2
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
robgibbens (406) - Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA - SEP 8, 2013
Picked this up in Colonial Williamsburg. Pours a deep brown, minimal head. The aroma is roasted malt, oats, brown sugar. Nice malty taste that goes down smooth. Great brown ale!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crhensel (136) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 1, 2013
Poured a rich dark amber with an aroma heavy in molasses and brown sugar. Like most browns, this was a very sweet but very refreshing drink. Easily one of my favorite brown ales.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dchmela (2610) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JUL 21, 2013
Bg thanks to my friend Jeff for bringing this back from the Va for me. Dark brown pour with off white head. Big roasted grain aroma. Smooth malt body with lots of roasted grain and Cara malts in the taste. Good session brew. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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