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Short Bus Imperial Brown Ale - Oskar Blues Grill & Brew

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Short Bus Imperial Brown Ale
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5 Ratings
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 5.58%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Oskar Blues Grill & Brew visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: LittleDon on 06-17-2010)
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Reviews by northaustin:
Photo of northaustin
3.7/5  rDev -6.1%

pours an almost black with alot of fizzy off white head which quickly settles into an even fat finger of light brown head.

smells a bit hoppy. not what i was expecting for the style, but pleasing nonetheless. the mellow cat pee hop balances a pretty roasty beginning.

taste: once again surprisingly hoppy. although not overhopped they do sort of push the roastiness off to the side. once again its very pleasing.

mouthfeel: goes down smoothly enough but hangs around for a while and leaves a definite stickyness towards the back of the throat.

northaustin, Jul 20, 2010
More User Reviews:
Photo of jaydoc
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%

jaydoc, Dec 28, 2013
Photo of emmasdad
4.33/5  rDev +9.9%

Had this one on tap at the Oskar Blues Liquids and Solids restaurant in Longmont, CO. Pours a medium amber with a pretty decent off-white head. Aromas of dark brown sugar, earthy hops and a hint of coffee. More earthy hops on the palate, along with some caramel malt and a little warming alcohol on the finish. The guy next to me at the bar recommended I don't order this one, so I did, and I'm glad I did.

emmasdad, Jul 01, 2010
Photo of BillRoth
4/5  rDev +1.5%

BillRoth, Dec 14, 2013
Photo of LittleDon
3.93/5  rDev -0.3%

Served in a pint glass at Homemade Liquids and Solids. Brown, opaque, and hazy, it was pour with very little off-white head. Toasted bread with hints of coffee in the aroma. Medium mouthfeel, with some sweetness and coffee up front and a hint of hop bitterness on the back end. Light carbonation burn. Good balance between the hops and malt. Somewhat thin finish.

LittleDon, Jun 17, 2010
Short Bus Imperial Brown Ale from Oskar Blues Grill & Brew
- out of 100 based on 5 ratings.