RATINGS: 148   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23/5   IBU: 36   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
This deep colored American Brown Ale is often requested and one of our personal favorites. Many a weekend was spent perfecting this one. Brewed with 2 - row pale and 5 specialty malts, its malty in both flavor and smell. A heap of Cascade and Willamette add to balance this easy drinking ale. Hole up, have a few, and tell us what you think. Were bettings its the best American Brown Ale youll ever have.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (23632) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - NOV 18, 2011
Can courtesy of GT2, thanks! Brown color ( no kidding). Large beige head. Aroma of caramel and brown bread. Taste is high carbonation chewy biscuit and earth. Interesting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (23289) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 25, 2014
can at home .. deep brown ... thin tan lacing ... soft fruits ... juicy fruit nose ... soft totffe fruit ... light sweet malts .. light dry fruits .. ligfht toffe

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rlgk (18841) - Gteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 22, 2014
Bottle at Colin And The Vikings in Nol 2014-03-22. Thanks to Colin. Clear amber/golden beer with a small offwhite head. Chocolate aroma, hoppy, smoked notes, caramel, berries, biscuits, nutty notes, some metal. Chocolate flavor, cocoa, hoppy, caramel, fruity, some bready notes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Theydon_Bois (18747) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2014
Can, from an IP trade in Londinium, split at Colin and the Vikings tasting, Nol, Goteborg, Sweden 22/03/14. Dark amber with a good sized light beige head that soon dissipates to spotting and edgework. Nose is toffee, biscuit malt, dark fruit tang, light hop notes. Taste comprises toffee, biscuit, brown sugars, earthy. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Pretty basic affair, not much doing, another boring brown beer!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (16399) - Dublin, California, USA - MAR 20, 2011
A: The can was amazingly carbonated, but that could easily have been our fault. Eventually the beer appears under the massive off-white head and is brown in color. S: There is an underlying green apple note to the beer which sort of mars the experience, but otherwise the nose is good. Chocolate and nutty malts with a nice toffee note to it. Plenty of bread and just a bit of roast. T: The flavor is similarly affected by the green apple, but the rich maltiness and chocolate flavors are quite good. A touch of roast and coffee, and a really pleasant nuttiness. M: Medium to full in body with a moderate carbonation. O: My first beer from Alabama and it was a good one. I look forward to trying more from these guys.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (14386) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 8, 2011
Can courtesy of Doodler (thanks Scott) poured a hazy reddish brown with a lasting tan head. Aromas of cocoa, carmel and a hint of fruitiness. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of carmel, light copcoa and a hint of nuttiness with a smooth malty finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Drake (13303) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 31, 2015
12 ounce can shared by tia and HopTsing at the 22nd Richmond Gathering. Clear dark amber, large foamy tan head, good retention. Aroma of caramel, nuts, apples, band-aid. The taste is green apple, soy, caramel, band-aid, nuts. Thin bodied WAY off.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
bu11zeye (13020) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 12, 2011
(12oz can, courtesy of blutt59) Pours a cloudy amber-brown body with a medium cream head. Aroma of cocoa, tobacco, grass, manure, and plastic. Flavor of herbs, grain, cocoa, tea, nuts, plastic, and roasted grain with a dry, bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (12847) - Escondido, California, USA - NOV 18, 2011
Can shared by GT2. Pours clear brown with an average, creamy off-white head, medium retention with light lacing. Aroma is caramel and nutty malt, earthy and herbal hops with dark fruity esters. Flavor is medium malt, near balanced hops and bitterness with a dry finish. Medium body, warmth, and carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Stuu666 (12545) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 17, 2014
Can at Craigs tasting. Dry and roasty, light fruit coming through, flat cardboard.

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