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Bell's Best Brown - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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86
very good

2,001 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,001
Reviews: 776
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 11.52%
Wants: 56
Gots: 101 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
A smooth, toasty brown ale with hints of caramel and cocoa, the malt body has the depth to stand up to cool weather, but does not come across as heavy. This balancing act is aided by the generous use of American hops.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-10-2002)
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cdizinno

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4.38/5  rDev +14.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Presentation: Poured into a tulip glass from a 12oz. bottle different than that pitured.

A: Cloudy reddish/brown color with a nice thick off-white head and moderate lacing.

S: Slightly sweet malt scent. Nice scent to start off. Not too overpowering and slight caramel roasty aroma with mild hop overtones.

T&M: Smooth light to medium bodied brown ale. Much smoother than your standards. Real nice balance between malts and hops. Hits hard up front and fades to a nice mildly sweet malty/smoked/roasty taste. Finish is dry.

One of the best brown ales I've had because I prefer the milder taste instead of overpowering burnt/caramelized flavors associated with most brown ales.

Serving type: bottle

10-06-2009 22:22:36 | More by cdizinno
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Bell's Best Brown from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
86 out of 100 based on 2,001 ratings.