NikkTwist (3098) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 6, 2013
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at Farmers Cabinet. Hazy brown pour with a foamy tab head. Semi-sweet chocolate. Nutella. Juicy but powdery palate. Dried figs and dates. Brazil nuts. Dark roasted peanut shells. Generally sweet, but not as sugary as English brown ales.
Capa (3187) - Kitsap, Washington, USA - AUG 31, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Brown with a decent head. Aroma was sweet toasted Malts, a bit of chocolate, light nuts. Medium bodies. Flavor was similar with light nuts an a mild bitter finish. Decent.
Ober (2812) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - AUG 15, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A clear dark brown colored beer, with a thick beige head. The aroma of caramel, fruits and a little roasted malt. The taste of caramel, dark fruits with spices. The aftertaste is some sweet with bitter.
ADfan (870) - Orange County, California, USA - JUL 12, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured on tap at Beachwood BBQ Anniversary gathering. It had a medium brown color in the glass with a small head. Aroma was nutty with some wood. Taste was slightly bitter with some caramel in the finish.
Ron (3886) - Rochester, New York, USA - JUL 7, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
On tap at the Brew pub. Pours a mostly clear deep brown, off white head with some lacing. Nose was faint but very nice, good toasted malt aromas. Finish was very smooth.
BrewDad (5328) - Olympia, Washington, USA - MAY 19, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Light brown in color, clear with a thin head. Nice brown ale easy drinking. Missing some of the nutty flavors i was hoping for. Dry easy flavors this was an average ale.
JorisPPattyn (9908) - Ursel, BELGIUM - MAY 9, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught Uniform black beer with almost no head. Coffee, cigarette ash, dark malts. Bitter with chocolate, ashes, mocha, dry finish if some restsugars present. Hint at hops. Light, gristslickness, medium carbonation. Very passable brown ale, easy drinking.
HonusWagner (2159) - Florida, USA - APR 14, 2011
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Roasted nutty malts but a weird aftertaste that leaves a bitterness in the mouth. A bit heavy on the carbonation for my liking. Just about average, overall.
Ungstrup (36903) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft. An unclear brown beer with a red shine under a lazing orangey head. The aroma has notes of sweet and roasted malt combined with nuts and hints of chocolate. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, nuts, and caramel.
daknole (11035) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - AUG 2, 2010
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Tap at la jolla brewhouse. Clear brown with a cream colored head. Nice nutty aroma, with some spicy hops. Flavor is a richer, hopper Newcastle. Good.