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New Holland Cabin Fever Brown Ale - New Holland Brewing Company

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New Holland Cabin Fever Brown AleNew Holland Cabin Fever Brown Ale

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Ratings: 701
Reviews: 263
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 13.39%
Wants: 11
Gots: 26 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Holland Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  6.25% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-29-2002)
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3.43/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

This beer pours a clear, dark brown with ruby highlights, no head or lacing. It's aroma is nutty with caramel and spice and a hint of toast. The flavor leads with mild coffee and molasses followed by cinnamon, Coke, and anise notes with a mild hop kick as it warms, very complex. The mouthfeel is medium. New Holland Cabin Fever Brown Ale is a good brew, recommended.

B967ierhunter177, Apr 18, 2012
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3.58/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap served in a pint glass

This brown pours black with red tints all around, a modest one finger head. Not a strong scent but it matches the taste rather well. The taste of this brew has some chocolate notes and earthy notes. Caramel flavor and feel, also its a very silky felling beer and a relatively easy drinker. Nothing too special here to be honest but worth a try.

TwelveOunces, Apr 18, 2012
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look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A: Pours a deep mahogany color with reddish hue around the edge. Small off-white head that fades to some lacing.

S: Aroma of chocolate, coffee, some dark fruit and grain.

T: Taste is a mixture of chocolate, coffee and dark fruit, possibly raisin. Bit of roast malt and grain with a mild bitterness.

F: Fairly medium body, smooth with decent carbonation.

O: Nice offering, but could be more robust. Good for a couple.

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3.73/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A- Pours a very deep and dark amber red with significant leathery brown highlights. The light brown head is quick to rise and fall and leaves a few very thin splotches on the surface.

S- Caramel malt and honey-oat wheat bread. There is some nice roasted cocoa aspects as well. A bit simple, but it is pretty enjoyable.

T- Sweet caramel malt and oats with a bit of cocoa on the finish. There is some definite sweetness. The flavors work nicely together.

M- Very smooth and full bodied with a bit of carbonation on the finish.

O- A pretty enjoyable brown ale that drinks nicely. Definitely nice to see something a little different for a winter seasonal.

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Poured into a becker.

Pours a clear cola color. Lots of bubbles; tight bubbles makeup a light tan head. Initially head sits about a finger width thick. Then settles to a wisp layer on top of the brew. Some lace remains. Pretty good looks.

Brew smells of cocoa, coffee, maybe some rye even. Some dark fruits, maybe even raisins. Decent nose.

Brew is crisp upfront; light cocoa, coffee, a bit of smoke as it warms. A bit watery, despite the good flavors. Brew finishes crisp and a little dry. A good tasting brew, just a little too watery.

This a pretty good brown ale, good flavors just lacks the mouthfeel and body to make it stand out. Good.

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New Holland Cabin Fever Brown Ale from New Holland Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 701 ratings.