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Brawler Pugilist Style Ale - Yards Brewing Co.

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Brawler Pugilist Style AleBrawler Pugilist Style Ale

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BA SCORE
83
good

862 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 862
Reviews: 258
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 14.13%
Wants: 23
Gots: 94 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Yards Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
English Dark Mild Ale |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
The most approachable of our ales, Brawler is malt forward and delicately hopped for a knockout flavor. Its smooth character, hints of caramel and toast, and remarkable drinkability define this ruby colored brew as a true session ale. Perfect when you want to go more than a few rounds.

(Beer added by: garcia2a on 12-10-2008)
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4.75/5  rDev +29.1%

bronzzoot, Oct 07, 2012
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

GaryMarkle84, Oct 07, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

Lsinn, Oct 06, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +15.5%

jjd315, Sep 24, 2012
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5/5  rDev +35.9%

VikeMan, Sep 24, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

DaveOB, Sep 24, 2012
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

Molson2000, Sep 21, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +22.3%

hamhands, Sep 18, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

Skeet215, Sep 15, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +22.3%

wattoclone, Sep 12, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

RyanCMcGovern, Sep 11, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

jbaker67, Sep 09, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

Skeletor1976, Sep 07, 2012
Photo of ghostwalker
3.83/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A dark mild, I'm fairly psyched. Not a usual style for an American brewery.

A: Light ruby body with a thin white finger of head that quickly dissipates.

S: Nose is grainy malt with not a lot of hop character.

T: Flavor is rich malt for such a light body and low ABV. Dark, slightly bitter, clean finish. It's very good, but almost a little too clean for an English style, where's the yeast?

M: Slick, smooth and a hint of astringency on the finish.

O: A good brew. I love the variation from the standard styles and am pleased to say that the result is tasty and very sessionable.

ghostwalker, Sep 07, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +15.5%

comfortablynirm, Sep 06, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +15.5%

Marty91, Sep 04, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

jp312, Sep 04, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

mdohertyjr, Aug 26, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

2dogbrew, Aug 25, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

JimmytheSaintPSU, Aug 21, 2012
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

tmars13, Aug 21, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

Scott1970, Aug 18, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Thanks, Ethan.

A really nice looking Mild: semi-transparent brown body, plenty of manila-colored head & lace, good retention.

Herbs and a mixture of grains in the malty aroma. Taste is pretty bland & watery, which is style-appropriate but not what I'm looking for in a beer.

Highly sessionable. Would much rather play beer pong with this than any of the BMC alternatives. That said, I can't see myself ever buying this beer for myself.

brystmar, Aug 15, 2012
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3/5  rDev -18.5%

Dweedlebug, Aug 11, 2012
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3/5  rDev -18.5%

Sovietfox, Aug 11, 2012
Brawler Pugilist Style Ale from Yards Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 862 ratings.