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AleSmith Nut Brown Ale - AleSmith Brewing Company

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463 Ratings
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Ratings: 463
Reviews: 156
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 10.8%
Wants: 24
Gots: 16 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
AleSmith Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly known as Nautical Nut Brown Ale.

(Beer added by: Todd on 07-08-2003)
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Dope

Massachusetts

4.03/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

New bottle format just released.

A: Pours dark brown with a nice big fluffy and creamy tan head. Fades very very slowly, leaving a veritable wall of lacing behind.

S: Strong nuttiness (hazelnuts) as well as a wonderful toasted malt. Brown sugar and maybe even a bit of cocoa? Just a touch of caramel.

T: Lots of hazelnut and toast up front. A little brown sugar and then fades with a lightly bitter toffee, coffee and cocoa. Very creamy throughout.

M: Fairly thin, only 5%. But nice and creamy and smooth.

O: Great English brown ale. Relatively light but oh so creamy and smooth makes it super drinkable. Great balance of flavors. This might vie for the throne that is Samuel Smith Nut Brown.

Serving type: bottle

08-15-2012 02:10:29 | More by Dope
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3.59/5  rDev -9.8%
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22 oz bottle, 2014 vintage, served in a wine glass.

Pours with a very durable tan head that leaves excetional lacing. The body is very dark red-brown, clear but almost opaque.

Aroma: the weak point. Nutty malts with some faint off odors.

Flavor: Moderate strength nutty flavor with dark grains and a impression of dark bread. Good, lingering malty aftertaste.

O: a decent nut brown but the weakest offering I've had from this fine brewery.

Serving type: bottle

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3.94/5  rDev -1%
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AleSmith Nut Brown Ale from AleSmith Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 463 ratings.