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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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Reviews by Phelps:
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Phelps

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3.15/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Enjoyed at Mellow Mushroom, poured into a shaker pint.

Shiny copper, like a new penny. Perfect clarity. The thin, half-inch head of fuzzy white, deposits thin strands of lace.

In the nose, there’s a good amount of caramel and burnt sugar, bright apple juice and some nuttiness. Sweet.

More earthiness in the flavor, with the same apple notes and more hops to balance. Soft nuts and biscuits are here as well, while bitterness lingers on the sides of the tongue. Toasted bread finish.

Nice. Mostly sweet, but very drinkable. Not exciting, but it does the trick.

Serving type: on-tap

07-03-2012 04:08:37 | More by Phelps
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Maple Nut Brown Ale from Tommyknocker Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 749 ratings.