American Brown - The Civil Life Brewing Company

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86
very good

10 Reviews
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Reviews: 10
Hads: 92
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 2.76%
Wants: 2
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The Civil Life Brewing Company visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: DCon on 09-17-2011

One of the coolest styles in the BJCP (Beer Judge Certification Program) as its development came out of American Homebrewing! This is where our Brown comes from as well. We keep this beer riding a line between chocolate bitterness and coffee roast and support it with American Hops as well. Brown Beer is one of our favorite styles and has a lengthy history due to the fact that most malt kilning plants in ages past were using direct heat to roast and kiln. It was a lot harder to keep malt light in color back in the day, but we've got most of it down to a science now.
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Dark chocolate brown in color. No light will pierce this brew. Fingernail thin eggshell colored foam on top. Aroma of caramel and coffee is present but faint. The flavor is very much so coffee and and dark malt. The mouthfeel is a bit chalky and thick. (252 characters)

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On draft at Roast House. Surprisingly good. Good roast in the aroma, very tasty malt with some roast, very smooth and lip smacking. Rolled through a pint. Excellent brown. (175 characters)

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American Brown from The Civil Life Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 10 ratings.