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Downtown Brown - Lost Coast Brewery and Cafe

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BA SCORE
83
good

735 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 735
Reviews: 386
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 12.84%
Wants: 16
Gots: 32 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lost Coast Brewery and Cafe visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 01-01-2001)
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3/5  rDev -18%

06-29-2014 05:55:29 | More by BigJohnShow
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3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

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3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

06-27-2014 15:45:54 | More by Toml219
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orcrist_cleaver

New York

3.44/5  rDev -6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.25

A: Very low head, but otherwise a nice deep copper. Slightly murky, and nice sediment.

S: Brown sugar, butter, chocolate, smokiness.

M: Thin, grainy, and rough. Low carbonation, and a chocolate soda like fizz. Unfortunately not as smooth as the guy's plum colored suit, and the beer's major fault.

T: Chocolate, caramel, burnt toffee, tobacco, roasted malts, roasted hazelnut. NO bitterness. Residual sweetness. Or are these big flavor at fault?

O: Confusing beer. Great flavor profile with potential to carry complimentary bittering herbals with its thinner texture, but is wasted by being too dry, making the chocolate seem powdery. Granted this beer was stamped 12/13, and if I see a fresher bottle I would like to re-evaluate for hop character, and hope for:
1) A nice hoppiness; or,
2) A smoother mouthfeel.

Serving type: bottle

06-23-2014 22:12:15 | More by orcrist_cleaver
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3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

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3/5  rDev -18%

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4/5  rDev +9.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

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2/5  rDev -45.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

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Downtown Brown from Lost Coast Brewery and Cafe
83 out of 100 based on 735 ratings.