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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

2,973 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,973
Reviews: 1,373
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 12.22%
Wants: 133
Gots: 137 | 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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soju6

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4.35/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A: Pours a deep rich brown color with a good head that fades slowly to nice lacing.

S: Aroma of nuts and roasted malt with a hint of caramel sweetness.

T: Taste is a blend of roasted nuts and the roasted malt. Nice touch of the caramel sweetness. There is a subtle bitterness and a clean dry finish.

F: Medium body, smooth with a rich creamy texture. Excellent balance.

O: Very drinkable. Good example of the style. A classic that is a benchmark compare others to.

Serving type: bottle

07-21-2012 13:29:35 | More by soju6
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Samuel Smith's Nut Brown Ale from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
91 out of 100 based on 2,973 ratings.