jcnielsen (3416) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - DEC 8, 2016
On tap at the brewery. Pours a brown, with white head. Malty, slight roasty aromas. Light, malty, roasty flavors. Very light bodied, weak alt. cubs (10714) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - NOV 3, 2016
On tap at the brewery. Reddish brown with a light brown head. Toffee, caramel, herbs in the nose. Fairly sweet and cloying. Lots of caramel. Light nuts. Not grate. edgallow (4473) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 17, 2016
Draft sampler pours hazy brown with a off white head. Aroma of malts, grains and a little bitterness. Taste is sweet malts DrSilverworm (9672) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 23, 2015
4oz on tap at the taproom. Clear amber red color. Thin off-white ring of head. Splotches and dots of lace. Caramel malt, toastiness, some chocolate, mild spiciness. Mild nuttiness, some hazelnut. Tasty and complex. Moderate sweet taste. Lighter bitterness. Medium-plus body. Smooth, kind of soft, lighter carbonation. Lightly slick. A solid brown / altbier. Panzuriel (2371) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - APR 11, 2014
On tap at Zauber Taproom on 4/10. Stodgy Brown is a medium to darker brown murky beer with a thin head of light brown. nose is a bit nutty and malty. taste is medium hops with a very nice underlying malt body. good dense texture. a nice beer.
jsquire (4599) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - SEP 23, 2012
Sampled at the ’12 Columbe Microbrew Festival. Deep amber color with a sticky, frothy ivory colored head. Nose of raw wet malted grain. Caramel and brown sugar sweetness with grainy bread, iced tea, and some grassy hops. Not really what I think of as a brown ale but an okay beer. Tmoney99 (14968) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 17, 2012
Draft sample. Poured clear brown color with an average frothy off-white head that was mostly lasting with good lacing. Moderate roasted malt and earthy hop aroma. Medium body with a sticky texture and soft carbonation. Medium bittersweet flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. My expectations where met.
JaBier (8253) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - JUN 18, 2012
Growler shared by a friend. Clear copper/brown pour with a medium beige head. Malty nose with slight fruity esters, caramel and floral hops. Malty and caramelly flavor with light soft fruit and an earthy floral hop finish. Dogbrick (13763) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUN 18, 2012
Sample from growler. The beer is a clear brownish-amber color with a medium light beige head that dissipates steadily to a film. Strings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of bready malt and hops. Light body with a roasty malt character and notes of mildly bitter herbal hops and caramel. The finish is moderately bitter hops up front with a malty aftertaste. Above average overall.