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Hook & Ladder Backdraft Brown - Hook & Ladder Brewing Company (No. 2)

Hook & Ladder Backdraft BrownHook & Ladder Backdraft Brown

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BA SCORE
81
good

229 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 229
Reviews: 185
rAvg: 3.57
pDev: 14.01%


Brewed by:
Hook & Ladder Brewing Company (No. 2) visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 01-21-2002)
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RBorsato

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4.6/5  rDev +28.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Tasted on-tap 05/22/07 at Bungalo Billiards in Chantilly, VA.

Dark brown (almost black) in color with a nice light brown head. Nice robust hoppy and malty aroma and flavor. A very nicely balanced beer with lots of citrusy hops, roastiness, and some chocolate. Medium bodied and very smooth. Very sessionable.

A very nice Robust American Brown Ale ... seek this one out.

Per H&L website: Cascade hops.

Serving type: on-tap

07-25-2007 15:23:19 | More by RBorsato
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Hook & Ladder Backdraft Brown from Hook & Ladder Brewing Company (No. 2)
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