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RATINGS: 265   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Boasting superior taste and champion flavor, the Brawler is crafted in the style of English session ales. This malt-forward, ruby colored ale is great for when you want to go a few rounds.


Cakes' rating

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cakes (358) - New Bloomfield, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 29, 2011
Tasted this on tap at the Selinsgrove Beer & Wine Festival Small, swiftly dissipating off-white head atop clear copper body. Aroma is medium sweet, bread, grapefruit. Taste is medium sweet, orange, some bread, chicory, grapefruit, light sour. Light body.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DSG (5614) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JUL 6, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at Beer Market Jaffa. Thanks Levi. Clear amber with a beige head. Aroma of malt, a bit of caramel, a bit of biscuit and light fruity notes. Sweetish flavor with malt, caramel, an acidic note, light fruitiness. Medium-bodied. Drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Darkmagus82 (439) - - JUN 14, 2014
Transfer from BA review on 5-12-12- Served in a 10 oz chalice glass Appearance – Served a deep red-brownish color with a lighter just off white head. The head faded rather fast leaving only a very light amount of lacing. Smell – Roasted and more nutty aromas are heaviest. The darker/nutty smells are accompanied by some sweeter aromas of molasses and brown sugar. Taste – The taste follows the nose quite well. It starts out quite roasty with some good sweetness. A brown bread flavor with hints of nuts mixed within. The sweetness in the flavor at the start is largely of brown sugar. As the taste advances however the brown sugar transitions to a more bitter chocolate flavor. This overall bitters the flavor a bit, and at the end leaves a more dry/bitter roasted flavor on the tongue. Mouthfeel – While at only 4.8 % abv it has a rather creamy body, which complements the roasty flavors well. The carbonation of the brew is on the normal side. Overall – A light abv beer with a roasty flavor. Not the greatest darker brew, but lighter and good for a session beer. One to try.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
solidfunk (3567) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JUN 2, 2014
Drinkable and quite malty. Lots of barley, and some crisp bitter finish with dose of sourness. Tap at Irish Pol.

2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lownote (34) - USA - MAY 26, 2014
Bottle. malty taste. Non distinct ale smell with a reddish color. Easy to drink but unmemorable

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ibrubeer (70) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - MAY 25, 2014
Bottle. Light body. Nice caramel color and a little caramel flavor. Make flavor, with little/no hop flavor. Good summer beer I guess.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
zickbeer_ye (237) - Virginia, USA - MAY 20, 2014
Light sweet malty aroma some biscuits and light grape. Light off white head and a darker brownish red body. Light dry grape and caramel malt flavor Some other light tart berry flavors. Thin, crisp, and carbonated on the palate

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
beersearcher (2315) - Glendale, California, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Brawler pours a dark cola shade with a thin head that disappears quickly. There is a sweet but not overly so caramel maltiness in the aroma. That same caramel is quite evident in the taste as well. This is the anti-hop beer. No bitterness at all. Very light and super easy to drink bordering on watery.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nejhleader (1219) - Lemoyne, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 11, 2014
Has a bit of a sweet malty aroma. Taste us a bit of a sweet malt, nice crispy finish.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
wheresyourball (481) - El Cajon, California, USA - MAY 7, 2014
Bottle tried in Philly. Pours a clear reddish color with a small beige head. Nose is sweet and fruity. Flavor is very subdued; bready, malty, that’s about it. Sessionable but really mild and unremarkable.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
The_iMan (14) - New York, USA - APR 26, 2014
The balance of the malts in this beer is excellent and I love it. The only thing I would prefer was toned down is the bitter aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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