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Nut Brown Ale - Goose Island Beer Co.

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Nut Brown AleNut Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

940 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 940
Reviews: 444
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 10.88%
Wants: 31
Gots: 21 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Chocolate color, honey and tobacco aromas, nutty flavor, medium body.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-08-2001)
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littleshamrocks

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4/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Dark brown with a medium sized, creamy looking light brown head. Head stays around most of the time and leaves behind lattice work like lacing.

S: Chocolate, caramel, walnuts, tobacco, hints of brown sugar and honey. Wow, very complex and inviting.

T&M: Medium body with mild carbonation. The smell does not mislead. While dominated by the rich malt character, there is an underlying hint of herbal hop to help with the balance. Finish is nutty and fairly dry.

D: I really enjoy this beer. It is well made and consistent with the style. I like the depth of flavor and the way the different flavor elements compliment each other. IMO, this is one of the stand out brews from Goose Island.

Serving type: bottle

03-03-2009 01:22:02 | More by littleshamrocks
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Nut Brown Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
85 out of 100 based on 940 ratings.