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Maple Nut Brown Ale - Tommyknocker Brewery

Maple Nut Brown AleMaple Nut Brown Ale

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749 Ratings
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Ratings: 749
Reviews: 424
rAvg: 3.41
pDev: 16.42%


Brewed by:
Tommyknocker Brewery visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 07-27-2001)
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Hhawk06

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3.73/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This offering poured with a finely beaded head and released an intriguing smell; nut, maple, and malted sweetness. The body is brownish amber, full preparing me for what I expect is an onslaught of maple syrup. The mouthfeel is fairly thick and full bodied. Wow, to my surprise its more of a nutty flavor than anything, and is certainly at the forefront. The maple appropriately dangles in the background and actually acts as a nice compliment. A little bit of a toasted bread feel. It finishes with a little nutty grittiness and some paler maple notes. While not the greatest in the world, it surpassed my low expectations.

Serving type: bottle

01-18-2006 23:25:09 | More by Hhawk06
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Maple Nut Brown Ale from Tommyknocker Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 749 ratings.