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Samuel Smith's Nut Brown Ale - Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)

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Samuel Smith's Nut Brown AleSamuel Smith's Nut Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,963 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,963
Reviews: 1,372
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 12.22%
Wants: 133
Gots: 133 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster) visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-11-2001)
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hanco005

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Part of my Samuel Smith gift pack, 550ml bottle, marked SG11B1, poured into my Samuel Smith pint glass that came with the pack.

A—pours light cola brown, slightly hazed, with a 1 ½ inch fluffy tan head that lasts a good 10 minutes, lacing is thick sea foam

S—sweet caramel and bread, alcohol is very present in the nose, slight floral tones, the caramel becomes more pronounced as it warms

T—nutty and sweet, caramel is all over the place with this one, some mild bitterness that sneaks out at the finish, some earthy flavors come out as it gets warmer

M—smooth, medium bodied, good carbonation

D—good. A solid brown ale. Glad I bought this gift pack!

Serving type: bottle

10-20-2006 13:49:28 | More by hanco005
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Samuel Smith's Nut Brown Ale from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
91 out of 100 based on 2,963 ratings.