WabashMan (1024) - Noblesville, Indiana, USA - MAY 8, 2013
Really a very remarkable brown ale. Stronger than normal and heavier in flavors. Has a roast and chocolate quality more akin to a stout than what is found in most brown ales. Very nice! crossovert (13080) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 5, 2016
355ml bottle. This is a good imperial brown ale, has a bit of boost when drank room temp (which was my case when trying this the other day). Good chocolate and roast notes, good body, almost stoutlike. queenholly (3623) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - JUN 12, 2012
Bottle. Nutty milk chocolate malt aroma. Brown with a small tan head. Roasty coffee and chocolate malt flavor with a light to moderate herbal bitter finish. Medium creamy body. Maverick34 (3248) - New York, USA - JUN 12, 2012
Bottled. Pours a dark brown. Smallish tan head. Coffee and chocolate malt. Weighty without being too heavy. maxwelldeux (4374) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - JUN 6, 2013
Bottle. Pours a very dark brown color with a moderate tan head on it. Nose some some roasting to it with a slight malty sweetness coming through underneath. Taste is actually a little toasty with some elements of coffee to it. Definitely has a bit to it, but is fairly inviting. Interesting...
jkwood04 (5452) - Connecticut, USA - JUN 19, 2013
12oz bottle in a shaker. Pours dark brown with a lacy, beige head. Aroma of roasted and chocolate and toffee malts plus some light floral hops. Flavor the same with a nice blend. Average to smooth texture. Borders on a stout a little bit for a brown ale, but a good brown ale. AirForceHops (7332) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 13, 2013
12 oz. can courtesy of queenholly. I was really surprised by the color, couldn’t believe it was brown!! No head. Toffee and chocolate with underlying nutty nose. Similar flavors as the nose; caramel, nuts and some chocolate. The flavor is bold for a brown ale. If there is a “Imperial” brown ale this is close. Carbonation is real low yet the texture is lightly creamy. Pretty damn good. rondphoto (4468) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - MAY 14, 2016
bottle @ Whitey’s / Lawrenceburg IN --- Opaque black/brown color, heavy beige head that sticks around, sheets of lace. Taste is toasted malt that adds fizz and dark chocolate on the swallow, then changes to bitter black coffee and light hazelnut in a lingering finish. How is this a brown ale? Regardless, a solid, complex, well-balanced brew. AndyW68 (1557) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - FEB 22, 2013
Good, not great. Dark brown with tan head. Sweet malty almost fruity aroma. Taste is sweet leaninv toward brown sugar with a light bitterness. b3shine (8940) - Indiana, USA - SEP 10, 2013
Draft to taster. Looks good for the style; a fairly transparent brown with off-white lacing. Smells solid; sweet and malty with notes of toffee and light hops. Tastes like it smells with a solid mouthfeel. A solid example of the style.