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Baird Angry Boy Brown Ale - Baird Brewing Company / Fishmarket Taproom

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BA SCORE
86
very good

132 Ratings
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Ratings: 132
Reviews: 82
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 10.7%
Wants: 6
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Baird Brewing Company / Fishmarket Taproom visit their website
Japan

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 06-19-2003)
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Ratings: 132 | Reviews: 82 | Display Reviews Only:
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

p-wagz, Dec 05, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -34.7%

ygtbsm94, Nov 30, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

Magery, Sep 07, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -15.1%

GraduatedCashew, Aug 29, 2013
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

williamjbauer, Aug 27, 2013
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

pknyc, Aug 25, 2013
Photo of bmwats
3.75/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a handglass.

A: Medium brown. Pours a 2 finger, frothy, brown-white head. Settles very slowly and unevenly, leaving some dry sticky residue behind as it does. Persistent lacing.

S: Roasted malt, plenty of raisin and molasses and some tea leaf.

T: Very woody roasted malt. Slight peaty bitterness.

M: Bitter notes linger on the palate briefly before disappearing into the nether.

D: Not much resistance but worth savoring.

Atmosphere is excellent. Very nice frothy head, and plenty of persistent lacing. Nose is roasted malt accentuated with sweet and herbal components. Hearty wood-roasted malt with a little bitter finish. Overall, this is a really good quaff.

bmwats, Jul 13, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

mrfrancis, Jun 25, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

Kmat10, Jun 17, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

adityashekhar, Jun 17, 2013
Photo of rudzud
4/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Recently stumbled across my notes from The Festival 2012. Lets do this!

A - Poured a nice solid hazy brown hue with a good creamy light brown head that fades to leave a thin, soft blanket.

S - Aromas are tons of barley, sugars, grapefruit, pine, caramel. Nice.

T - Taste is more of the same with the hops and caramel mxing to create a bit of an herbal tea thing. Not really a huge fan, but darn are the citrus hops solid!

M - Mouthfeel is solid for the style. Very drinkable.

O - Overall, solid assessable offering for Baird.

rudzud, Jun 13, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +17.5%

The_Revisionist, May 13, 2013
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

cadaugherty, May 08, 2013
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

YamagamiTravis, Apr 15, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -34.7%

Roberto11232, Apr 04, 2013
Photo of metter98
3.75/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

A: The beer is clear copper in color and has a moderate amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a finger high light beige head that died down but consistently left a thin head covering the surface and some lacing down the sides of the glass.
S: Light aromas of gooseberries and nutty malts are present in the nose.
T: The taste has an interesting mix of flavors of gooseberries and nutty malts along with hints of herbal hops and sweetness. A light amount of bitterness is present.
M: It feels light- to medium-bodied and slightly watery on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: The flavors of this beer seem hoppy for the style, but without the associated bitterness—it's like a hybrid between an English Brown Ale and an English Pale Ale. It is easy to drink yet quite flavorful.

metter98, Mar 27, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

virinow, Mar 09, 2013
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3/5  rDev -21.7%

demogorgon, Mar 03, 2013
Photo of Uncle_Jimmy
3.59/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Appearance- slightly hazy brown little head and little lacing.

Aroma- caramel, cofee/tofee vanilla some light florals.

Taste- crisp with a somewhat subdued malt character (as compared to newcastle) some buttery carmely flavors through out the middle and a little bit of a lingering bitter finish. Nobel hops

Mouthfeel- light to medium bodied, once the carbonation settles down

Overall- a decent brown not one I would necessarily seek out but good. I would say this might be more of an american brown because it is a little more hop forward than I am used to,

Uncle_Jimmy, Feb 01, 2013
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3/5  rDev -21.7%

swungomonkey, Dec 14, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

pin, Dec 01, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

jklecko2, Oct 30, 2012
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

esdeebrew, Oct 25, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

MarkLeberer, Oct 21, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

2neardead, Oct 16, 2012
Baird Angry Boy Brown Ale from Baird Brewing Company / Fishmarket Taproom
86 out of 100 based on 132 ratings.