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Brown - Good People Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
87
very good

205 Ratings
THE BROS
79
okay

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Ratings: 205
Reviews: 65
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 10.59%
Wants: 30
Gots: 32 | 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)
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jonothehut

South Carolina

4/5  rDev +3.4%

07-30-2014 01:22:25 | More by jonothehut
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sewhitehead

Alabama

4.5/5  rDev +16.3%

07-26-2014 20:37:29 | More by sewhitehead
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BigKahuna97


3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

07-20-2014 23:54:55 | More by BigKahuna97
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John44

Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

07-20-2014 15:02:47 | More by John44
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goodshiz

Florida

4/5  rDev +3.4%

07-19-2014 19:24:24 | More by goodshiz
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Jmonz

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

07-18-2014 03:48:57 | More by Jmonz
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oldmankoch

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

07-17-2014 05:32:03 | More by oldmankoch
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WarEagleJeep

Alabama

4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

07-16-2014 23:50:42 | More by WarEagleJeep
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Shaunbkgb

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

07-11-2014 03:44:48 | More by Shaunbkgb
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brentk56

North Carolina

3.84/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Arrives with a mahogany colored liquid capped by an inch of foam; a few strands of lacing

Smell: Toasted bread, toffee, nuts and stone fruit

Taste: Malt forward, with a blend of toasted bread, toffee and nuts; adds a bit of stone fruit in the middle and the finish is slightly grainy and sweet

Mouthfeel: Medium body with moderate carbonation

Overall: A decent brown though I would like to see a bit more balance as the sweetness started to get to me

Serving type: on-tap

06-30-2014 22:23:46 | More by brentk56
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ChrisFurlowLSU


3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

06-29-2014 02:11:05 | More by ChrisFurlowLSU
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J_Dill

Alabama

3/5  rDev -22.5%

06-28-2014 23:07:31 | More by J_Dill
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Big-Daddy

Alabama

4/5  rDev +3.4%

06-23-2014 21:55:32 | More by Big-Daddy
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Zachariah1978

Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

06-22-2014 09:54:32 | More by Zachariah1978
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BrewsBr0ther

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

06-21-2014 01:29:07 | More by BrewsBr0ther
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thufflife

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

06-19-2014 18:11:04 | More by thufflife
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Chickenhawk9932

Pennsylvania

3.53/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a nice mahogany with a frothy tan head.

Not a lot in the nose other than some malt and sour yeast.

Taste is a nice malty punch with caramel and bread notes. If has a nice nutty finish that is left bouncing around your mouth. A very nice brown ale with good flavor.

Serving type: can

06-18-2014 23:26:57 | More by Chickenhawk9932
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B33rcules

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

06-15-2014 02:47:34 | More by B33rcules
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Treyliff

West Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -16%
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

Serving type: can

06-13-2014 03:17:28 | More by Treyliff
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BlackNotesIII

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

06-07-2014 15:50:56 | More by BlackNotesIII
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Bartos

Florida

4/5  rDev +3.4%

06-02-2014 22:41:57 | More by Bartos
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tentwelve

Alabama

4/5  rDev +3.4%

05-25-2014 21:13:20 | More by tentwelve
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wrightst

Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +16.3%

05-22-2014 03:00:46 | More by wrightst
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BLC11

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

05-19-2014 15:22:55 | More by BLC11
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walkinginplace

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

05-19-2014 01:14:54 | More by walkinginplace
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Brown from Good People Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 205 ratings.