Newcastle Brown Ale - The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited
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3.03/5 rDev -9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
Had this one at a friend's party at a local pub. Decided I would re-try the beer that got me introduced to ales.
Served on tap, it's pretty dark, so all I can see is a dark brown with a thin head. Doesn't smell of much, maybe some basic malt. Mouthfeel is average, a little thin and mild in-between carbonation.
Truly, I can hardly taste it. I was hoping for a filling brown ale and I got brown... but I don't know about ale. I mean, it tastes like beer, but there's something missing. I'm not getting much out of this but some indistinguishable malt and sweetness. I drink down the pint hoping for something to jump at me, but nothing does. I order something else for my next drink.
Serving type: on-tap
10-11-2005 14:09:53 | More by niangelo
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