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Pompous Ass Brown Ale - San Marcos Brewery & Grill

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Pompous Ass Brown Ale
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Ratings: 8
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.58
pDev: 8.1%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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San Marcos Brewery & Grill visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  8.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: armock on 12-20-2010)
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3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

05-24-2014 23:44:59 | More by retry4z
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3.25/5  rDev -9.2%

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4/5  rDev +11.7%

12-28-2012 03:03:48 | More by t0rin0
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3.75/5  rDev +4.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

01-07-2012 03:47:58 | More by Stoffel
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4/5  rDev +11.7%


On tap at San Marcos Brewery. This is an Imperial Brown.

A: Dark brown with a crimson tinge and a small white head.

S: Baked bread with notes of nuts and biscuit. There's a moderate caramel presence with a touch of toffee and an earthy hop profile.

T: Sweet bread with nutty notes. Caramel mingles with toffee and a low earthy bitterness. The beer is lightly sweet.

M: Medium body with upper moderate carbonation.

Overall: A nice brown ale. This is probably the best beer I've had so far from San Marcos Brewey.

08-09-2011 00:09:36 | More by HopHead84
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District of Columbia

3.15/5  rDev -12%

22oz bomber from a friend who lives in San Diego.

Appearance (3.5): Ruby brown with red edges. A finger of cream head reduces to a mostly covering thin layer and a ring.

Aroma (2.5): Kind of a scotch style nose with some crystal and maybe Munich. Definitely a diverse malt bill with mostly toasty, caramel smells dominating.

Taste (3.5): More of the same from the nose. Pretty malty with caramel and some scotch flavors. A fruity plum or apricot - dark fruit - complements the big malt flavors.

Mouthfeel (3): Fairly slick and smooth. Medium body and medium to low carbonation.

Overall (3): Just OK but I'm not that familiar with this style. The maltiness is interesting but it's just not something I would crave. Drinkability is somewhat low, a sipper.

05-21-2011 23:08:51 | More by grover37
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New York

3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

On-tap @ the brewpub

A - Poured a mahogany color with a tan head that leaves lacing behind

S - Is of sweet caramel malt

T - Follows the nose with sweet caramel malt

M - This beer has a medium body with medium carbonation to it

D - Overall this is a pretty decent beer sure its not the best Barleywine but coming from San Marcos this is pretty good worth picking up a pint

12-20-2010 02:47:25 | More by armock
Pompous Ass Brown Ale from San Marcos Brewery & Grill
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