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Cooter Brown - Jekyll Brewing

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38 Ratings
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Ratings: 38
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 1
Gots: 9 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Jekyll Brewing visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Zach136 on 09-09-2013)
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Reviews by ChainGangGuy:
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4.03/5  rDev +3.6%

16 ounce pint - $6.00 at Hop Alley in Alpharetta, Georgia.

Appearance: Displays a dark brown body, though there're some amber-gold hints at the edges. Foamy, faintly beige head.

Smell: Heavily toasted bread, there's a thin edge of coffee roastiness. Minor cocoa powder, faint caramel. Lightly fruity, low herbaceous hop notes.

Taste: Falls in the middle ground between toasty and roasty, with inclusions of lightly sweet chocolate and caramel. Soft fruitiness, a little raisin and cooked apple. Light herbal hops with sufficient bitterness to balance. Drying, toasty (oh, but still a bit roasty) on the finish.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied. Medium carbonation.

Overall: Solid, likable brown ale.

ChainGangGuy, Dec 22, 2013
More User Reviews:
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3.35/5  rDev -13.9%

12 oz bottle served in a snifter.
A: Pours clear dark brown with a small tan head that soon reduces to a partial coat.

The aroma is a bit weak and earthy for style. A suggestion of an offensive musty component seems to come and go.

The flavor is better. It seems like an average brown ale until the finish and aftertaste where a more generous portion of hops becomes evident.

chinchill, Apr 24, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +22.1%

Mdblub, Jul 20, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -10%

Keith_R, Dec 29, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

Mattyc88, Oct 24, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

syndelee, Jan 17, 2014
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3/5  rDev -22.9%

100200300, Apr 16, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

DerrickW, Apr 20, 2014
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3/5  rDev -22.9%

BeccaH, Friday at 11:09 PM
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3.5/5  rDev -10%

GABrew, Aug 27, 2014
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3.96/5  rDev +1.8%

Poured a small ring head and a dark brown in appearance. Not much lacing. First thing in the nose was roasty followed by malts. The tongue was also had a roasty coffee type followed by a mellow malt. Mouthfeel was medium. Overall really enjoyed this offering however it reminded me more of a porter than a brown ale. As I enjoy porters and stouts moreso than brown ales, it was cool for me. My second time purchasing a Cooter Brwon six pack and will do again.

TheSeeker61, May 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.8%

joe123, Nov 27, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

GeorgiaBeerGuy, Sep 07, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

Gerg1, Apr 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.8%

JohnBender, Apr 19, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -10%

AceBeerGrowlers, Feb 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

Drknight, Feb 02, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.8%

thatoneguymike, Jan 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2.8%

GaBengal, Feb 28, 2014
Photo of Tone
3.38/5  rDev -13.1%

Pours a clear, dark brown color. 1/5 inch head of an off-white color. Slight retention and poor lacing. Smells of sweet malt, hint of roasted malt, slight yeast, hint of hop, and a hint of alcohol. Fits the style of an American Brown Ale. Mouth feel is sharp and crisp, with a high carbonation level. Tastes of sweet malt, yeast, slight roasted malt, hint of hop, and a hint of alcohol. Overall, weak appearance, but otherwise average beer.

Tone, Jun 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

JF1917, Oct 18, 2013
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4.18/5  rDev +7.5%

Purchased at the Lilburn Package Store on RTE. 29.
Pours a very dark brown with a full tan/coffe, sticky head that also shows some heavy side glass lacing.
Aroma: Burnt dark chocoalte and cocoa, caramel, heavy roasted malts.
Taste: Roasted malts, chocoalte and caramel. Not much from the hop side but toasty malts are excellent.
Mouthfell: Smooth, semi-sweet but dry on the tongue and aftertaste.
This was an enjoyable beer. At $10.00 a six pack it would have to be reserved for special occasions. Drink this one slowly and enjoy.

jadpsu, Apr 16, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +22.1%

Pmorel, May 10, 2014
Photo of Zach136
4.06/5  rDev +4.4%

32 oz - counter pressure filled growler - poured into a BHB snifter.

A - Deep brown with salted peanut hues. Thin beige head with OK lacing.

S - Fresh coffee, roasted peanuts and light chocolate notes. Light grassy hop notes. Really smells amazing.

T - Slight burnt toast, hints of your typical dark malt flavor profiles like chocolate and toffee in there with a moderate hop bitterness.

M - Light and drying finish that makes this a super drinkable beer. I made the mistake of saying that Cooter is poundable -- free joke for everyone out there in BA land.

O - An solid, drinkable brown ale. Would recommend.

Zach136, Sep 09, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -10%

muraco3, Mar 27, 2014
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Cooter Brown from Jekyll Brewing
87 out of 100 based on 38 ratings.