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Brewhouse Brown Ale - Real Ale Brewing Company

Brewhouse Brown AleBrewhouse Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
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397 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 397
Reviews: 227
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 12.81%


Brewed by:
Real Ale Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 12-17-2001)
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abedenbaugh

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3.23/5  rDev -10%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A: A nice brown color with high clarity. Good head retention. Head is a slight offwhite witha a mix of large and small bubbles

S: A very clean/mild smell. There is some hints of malt with only a hint of grassiness from the hops.

T: Starts off with some malt breadiness. With some hints of a hop citrus flavor up front. In the mid palate the flavor drops down to leave a soft hint of caramel and toffee. Then it builds back up in the end with a big malty/caramel flavor. Lingering in the aftertaste there is some hop bitterness. There is a good balance within this beer. There is something about this beer that just makes it ok, but I can't really put my finger on it.

MF: A little on the thin side for the style. Yet, the carbonation is relatively high and gives a feeling of a bigger mouth feel.

D: Overall it's an average beer. It is pleasant to drink. Yet, there does seem to be something missing from the beer. Maybe it's just that special pizzazz that remains nameless.

Serving type: bottle

07-07-2009 03:17:39 | More by abedenbaugh
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Brewhouse Brown Ale from Real Ale Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 397 ratings.