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Santa Cruz Brown Ale - Epic Brewing Company

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Santa Cruz Brown AleSanta Cruz Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
87
very good

109 Ratings
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Ratings: 109
Reviews: 29
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 9.52%
Wants: 6
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Epic Brewing Company visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 02-01-2012)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 109 | Reviews: 29 | Display Reviews Only:
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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

maltlikker, Oct 03, 2014
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4.12/5  rDev +3.3%

SCM_FC_DANO, Sep 24, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6%

Benish, Sep 13, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +19%

JkOd81127, Sep 04, 2014
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4.1/5  rDev +2.8%

Picked up a bomber from Total Wine in early June for $6.99. Release #9 was bottled 1-6-2014.

Beer poured cola brown with a nice off white head that is leaving some lacing behind.

Nose has hints of chocolate and citrus.

Taste is chocolate, pine, and citrus all working in a harmonious fashion. Hops and malts balance each other quite well.

Mouthfeel is smoother than expected for a hoppy brown.

Overall this is a delicious brew. Definitely try it if you come across it fresh - good luck with that as release 11 was bottled in early March.

arizcards, Aug 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

cd34, Aug 12, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6%

JoelClark, Aug 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

MHoe, Aug 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6%

danwho, Jul 31, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

shelby415, Jul 31, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6%

zestar, Jul 28, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

afsdan, Jul 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

Howlader, Jul 20, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -37.3%

Kyrojack, Jul 07, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Aimeeford, Jul 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

jduprey007, Jul 04, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.3%

Dave_in_GR, Jun 13, 2014
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3.91/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Beer pours very dark brown, almost black in color. White head that turns into a nice foam rim around the glass. Some stickiness in the head.

Aroma is fairly simple, malt and pine. Despite its simplicity it has depth and is enjoyable.

Lots of roasted flavors, well balanced between malt hops. Crisp finish with a chocolate aftertaste.

Great body, well carbonated, full mouthfeel.

Too bitter for style, but I don't mind that one bit. This is a very enjoyable beer. I am very pleased with the selection. It would be great with meat on a cold night.

LeeryLeprechaun, Jun 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6%

prock180, May 29, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6%

Zachtheporter, May 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

williahd, May 18, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

jvillefan, Apr 30, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

Steamer, Apr 01, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

condorsim, Mar 25, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6%

Dave_Treat, Mar 19, 2014
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Santa Cruz Brown Ale from Epic Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 109 ratings.