mR_fr0g (11623) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 13, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the brewery. Mostly clear reddy copper coloured pour with a lasting thin greyish cream coloured head. Aroma is roasted coffee, toasted brown bread, nice rounded toasted grains. Hint of powdered choc on the nose. Flavour is composed of grainy, toasted brown bread, stale coffee, bitter roast , light strawberry jam. Palate is semi sweet, grain tannin, moderate to high carbonation. Decent.
joeneugs (6370) - Livermore, California, USA - OCT 12, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On draft at the brewpub. It pours an orange/brown color with an off white head. The aroma has a little coffee and cocoa with some toast. The flavor is dry and toasty with coffee and just a hint of caramel sweetness. Light bodied and pretty sessionable. Nice little brown ale.
monk191 (1951) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 6, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A very nice brown. Pours a beautiful deep red with a thick tan head. Smells like hazelnut. Taste is extremely creamy, can feel it down my throat. Nice sweet milky finish. Had on tap at the brewery.
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Ratman197 (14526) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - NOV 11, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Triple Rock poured a hazy amber with a small lasting amber head. Aromas of earthiness, cocoa and light carmel. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of earthiness, carmel and light cocoa with a crisp dry lingering earthy finish.
bb (9109) - Alamo, California, USA - OCT 26, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft. Brown beer with a dark cream head. Light grapefruit aroma. Grapefruti and light lemon flavor. Medium-light bodied. Grapefruit and light lemon lingers with light darker malts.
badlizard (5533) - Berkeley, California, USA - OCT 6, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at brewery. Medium brown with a thick fizzy tan head. Faint malty aroma and a clean crisp dry citrus taste. Not bad.
ngeunit1 (1555) - Waltham, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 5, 2012
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
A - Pours a dark ruby-brown with a finger of frothy white head. The head fades down at a normal pace leaving behind some lacing.
S - Aroma is a mix of sweet caramel and bready malts with some fruity English yeast, and some nuttiness.
T - Starts off with a mix of sweet caramel malts with some dark fruit English yeast flavor and a touch of bitterness. Through the middle, some nuttiness come through with some bready malts and a bit more English yeast character. The finish is a mix of sweet bready malts with some nuttiness, dark fruit, and English yeast.
M - Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Feels smooth with a sweet and lightly bitter finish.
D - Very drinkable. Really nice sessionability with great flavors and balance.