ads135 (5213) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - JUN 8, 2014
A nice brown ale. Sweet chocolate and roasted coffee. Medium bodied with a mellow aftertaste. JCS0629 (26) - Oklahoma, USA - JUN 3, 2014
I was hesitant at buying a beer in a can, but was greatly surprised by the quality. A nice brown color with a nutty aroma. Just the right amount of bitter taste. A good beer. ozarkspops (368) - - MAY 27, 2014
Rich dark brown pour with ruby edges around the light. Light khaki head. Coffee and roasted malt most prominent in the aroma, but there is a hint of hop citrus at the end of the aroma. Flavor is also heavier on coffee and roast. Some dark chocolate. Hops are barely noticeable. Medium sweet finish.
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Had a CaN of this at Nobi with Mark D after we picked up 2095 pounds of grain for the brewery. accompanied with a nobi hotdog .. . a very english base with nice solid american hops .. . enjoyable for a brown and one of the nicer examples i’ve had in the past half decade .. . . .That1Guy (2241) - Colorado, USA - APR 27, 2014
Dear Die Hard. You rock. Especially when that guy was on the roof. P.S: Do you know Mad Max?
12 oz can (excellent) pours a clear, reddish brown with an off-white head. The first thing I smell is DMS, but getting past that, there is some roast, coffee, biscuit, and diacetyl. Flavor is somewhat sweet, got some corn, bit of roast, and popcorn jelly belly. Drinkable enough, but could use a little work.
kidmartinek (5007) - austin, Texas, USA - MAR 21, 2014
A very dark brown ale but still translucent. Good lacy dirty white head. Mild malty brown aroma with chocolate. Flavor starts sharp and bitter and turns to bitter malty chocolate and barley. Cheers colorado. rougeau13 (3280) - Richmond, Texas, USA - MAR 17, 2014
Clear dar red-brown with foamy khaki head. Pretty heavily lacing. Aroma of tahini, peanut oil, toast, and smoke. Tastes toasty and a little nutty. Medium bodied and somewhat dry. Solid brown. Ibrew2or3 (8913) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - FEB 22, 2014
12oz can pours with an amber to mahogany colored body that supports a tan head of foam. The aroma offers up roasted malts that have a dash of dark roasted malts and molasses added in as well as a pleasing earthy wet tobacco note. Nice. The taste is pretty darn rich for a brown with lots of roasted malts that approach being dark roasted and burnt malt. To midway a mild malty to molasses sweetness kicks in just as earthy wet cigar tobacco leaves make more of a grand entrance. Into the finish it ends earthy, roasty, with some sweetness and then a sting of malt blended pine like hop bitterness. Rich deep brown with lots going on and it all lines up very nicely. I like this. allmyvinyl (11189) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 24, 2014
Can shared with ash. Cheers! Pours clear brown, and smells brown too! Like a bag of brown malt. Sweet and nutty. Taste brings a touch of chocolate. Surprisingly old fashioned. Good. AshtonMcCobb (7029) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 24, 2014
Can from cthomas2390.
Appearance - dark brown and opaque. Decent lace on the head.
Nose - hazelnuts and sweet malt. Some roastiness.
Taste - more of the same - chocolate coming through a bit on the taste.
Palate - medium bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly elegant finish.
Overall - a good example of a brown ale.