1. The BeerAdvocate Store is back! Pre-order your stuff now. Items begin shipping Dec 15. Christmas deadline = Dec 18 @ 5pm EST.
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Brown - Good People Brewing Company

Not Rated.
BrownBrown

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
87
very good

233 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 233
Reviews: 67
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 10.94%
Wants: 32
Gots: 40 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Good People Brewing Company visit their website
Alabama, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
36 IBU

Brewed with 2-Row Pale and 5 Specialty malts, it's malty in both flavor and smell. A heap of Cascade and Willamette add balance to this easy drinking ale. Hole up, have a few, and tell us what you think. We’re bettin’ it’s the best Brown Ale you’ll ever have.

(Beer added by: everetends on 06-29-2008)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Brown Alström Bros
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 233 | Reviews: 67 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Dreynolds1808
2.4/5  rDev -37.5%

Photo of jmbraxton
3/5  rDev -21.9%

Photo of ales4baldo
3/5  rDev -21.9%

Photo of RyanAU
3/5  rDev -21.9%

Photo of J_Dill
3/5  rDev -21.9%

Photo of Drift
3/5  rDev -21.9%

Photo of SoxStephen
3/5  rDev -21.9%

Photo of cmq103
3.04/5  rDev -20.8%

Photo of darkstar12
3.08/5  rDev -19.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

poured from a can into a pint glass

A: standard brown color with a one-finger tannish head that didnt last long. no real lacing to speak of.

S: hops overwhelmed any other smells

T: hops, hops, hops. some caramel and malty flavor are hidden in there, but it's bitter hops from beginning to end

M: Decent mouthfeel; not much carbonation

O: To me it was more of an IPA than a brown ale, as it came across much hoppier than I expected. Probably a good beer if you're looking for that

Photo of dankjohn
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of BeerZack
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of Treyliff
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

No freshness date, poured into a pint

A- pours a murky brown creek water color with a small foamy off-white head that reduces to just a bit floating on top

S- husky malt with sweet notes of caramel, chocolate, vanilla and raisin. Light fruity & herbal hop aroma

T- sweet earthy malt with flavors of toffee & chocolate, grainy and husky, light herbal hops with a medicinal-like bitterness that lingers, somewhat unorthodox for a brown ale

M- medium body and carbonation, foamy mouthfeel and finish

O- middle of the road brown, would like to see more of the chocolate/toffee, and the strange medicinal bitterness leaves a strange linger

Photo of sneth019
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of Jlog7910
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of macon337
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of GratefulEdd
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of GABrew
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of patre_tim
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of BarryMFBurton
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of outoffocus
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of bonSreeB
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of kjkinsey
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of mlhenson
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of hippityhophead24
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Photo of lmmccurd
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Brown from Good People Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 233 ratings.