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Brewed by John Smiths (Heineken UK)
Style: Brown Ale
Tadcaster, England

bottled
available

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 3791   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Available filtered and pasteurised in keg and bottle.
Newcastle Brown Ale was first brewed in 1927 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, by Jim Porter after three years of development. Production moved from Newcastle to Gateshead at the end of 2004 and to Tadcaster on closure of the Dunston brewery in 2010.

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1.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
craig30 (7) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - MAR 7, 2017 does not count
very weak, no real kick to it feels almost watered down but if your not after anything heavy then this may suit

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MattChiasson (71) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 28, 2017
Out of the 500mL can, poured a amber-brown, filtered clear, with a persistent white head. I got aromas of bread crust, toffee and raisin. On the palate, quite thin, some bready caramel malt notes, but very little impression of hops. Surprisingly light bodied with very short finish. Quaffable, but was expecting more to it.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
leofiregod (1) - Cuthbert, Georgia, USA - FEB 25, 2017 does not count
Ive had beer from all over the world, but this is absolutely the best beer Ive ever had.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
17Beer (307) - Connecticut, USA - FEB 19, 2017
Malty aromas with a hops note. Pours a clear brown gold with a big tight white head and lots of lacing. A nice sour nutty flavor well balanced with short finish. Low carbonation and a slick mouthfeel. Very drinkable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
vlada94 (134) - Nis, SERBIA - FEB 9, 2017
caramel aroma, thin white head, low carbonation, roasty taste, caramel too.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
MasDen (280) - Mogilev, BELARUS - JAN 25, 2017
Aroma: caramel, malt. Appearance: black red with big white thick head. Taste: malt, caramel, english hops. Palate: middle body, small carbonation

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Oxytocin (88) - - JAN 21, 2017
from tap (nitrogen) clear chestnut brown/red, medium off white creamy head, fermented fruits, caramel, watery texture, medium body, balanced in taste, average to frizzy carbonisation

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
PowY (499) - AUSTRIA - JAN 20, 2017
From tap. Clear amber with a creamy beige head. Aroma of caramel malt with a distinct note of white wine. Medium watery body with a light sweetness and a light bitterness. Taste of overripe apples and pears, brown sugar, some caramel with a light hoppy bitterness.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bijl (492) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 19, 2017
Lichtbruin, helder, crmekleurige schuimkraag. Aroma: Karamel, iets kruiden, iets mouten. Smaak is van hetzelfde. Vrij dun en waterig....weinig hoppig. Niet super.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
BeerNinjaUK (438) - Wiltshire, ENGLAND - JAN 17, 2017
Bought this by mistake as "Tyne and Wear" is missing from my counties list and I thought this would fit the bill. Doh! Its basically a very dull version of loads of other English ales averaged out. Sorry, cant get enthused.


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