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

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Hook & Ladder Backdraft BrownHook & Ladder Backdraft Brown

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BA SCORE
81
good

233 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 233
Reviews: 185
rAvg: 3.58
pDev: 14.25%
Wants: 9
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
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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hdf561

Virginia

3.08/5  rDev -14%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Had in bottle at Regional Food and Drink August 21 2011 in Washington DC.

Ill will be the first to admit, Im not typically a darker beer fan, but when you go to place like RFD you want to make it worth your while and this is one of the only Hook and Ladder Beers I have not tried.

Had to tell appearance cause it was in a bottle so I rated it slightly above average, and to be honest appearance means very littel to me anyway when rating a beer.

The smell was not appealing.

The taste it was initally a little harsh, but mellowed out throughout the drink, it did not have a very strong initial aftertaste, but it was a beer a tasted on my tounge the rest of the night, on my Metro and car ride back home.

Overall this is an above average beer, that is worth a try. Again Im not much on beers like this but it was still good, and it supports firefighters which since I am one is always awesome.

Serving type: bottle

08-22-2011 14:54:41 | More by hdf561
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Hook & Ladder Backdraft Brown from Hook & Ladder Brewing Company (No. 2)
81 out of 100 based on 233 ratings.