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Wild River Nut Brown Ale - Wild River Brewery & Pizza Company

Wild River Nut Brown AleWild River Nut Brown Ale

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Ratings: 6
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.12
pDev: 10.9%


Brewed by:
Wild River Brewery & Pizza Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Altbier |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: BeerManDan on 09-23-2002)
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BeerManDan

California

2.63/5  rDev -15.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Dark brown in color with a slight malty taste. Served a little to chilled. Really to chilled to ge a true flavor I thought at the time. Waited to warm up, but not a lot of change. No bitterness with a short finish. Not a lot of taste either!

Serving type: on-tap

09-23-2002 22:31:19 | More by BeerManDan
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constantine_272

Oregon

3.25/5  rDev +4.2%

10-24-2013 20:25:35 | More by constantine_272
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JohnGalt1

Idaho

3.48/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12oz picked up at the pub in Grants Pass... Pours with a thin tannish head... the brew is clear lite walnut..

The nose is very nutty... I would guess Aromatic, Victory, and some sort of Belgian Brown malt... very nutty.. not sweet at all.

Flavor pretty much mirrors the nose.... a very background dark fruitiness...

I would never put this in the altbier category.. maybe a Northern England brown... Think of it as a bigger Newcastle with no apologies.

3/3.5/3.5/3.5/3.5

Serving type: bottle

07-31-2012 06:10:42 | More by JohnGalt1
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mjurney

Texas

3/5  rDev -3.8%

11-18-2011 08:18:48 | More by mjurney
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rkuhnel

California

2.78/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

From a 12 oz bottle purchased from the brewpub, this was light brown with a small white head that was gone quickly, and with a nose of light chocolate and caramel malts. Medium mouthfeel. Nutty flavor but with some odd overtones, and not much finish.

Serving type: bottle

07-08-2008 20:34:10 | More by rkuhnel
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RedDiamond

Oregon

3.55/5  rDev +13.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Built on a strange profusion of malts that work together well, Wild River's Nut Brown Ale begins with an unusual aroma of caramel and cherry syrup. The taste is reserved with neither a great measure of flavor nor any misguided flaws. It is gently sweet and slightly nutty with the flavors of cola, caramel, and brown malt on a light bodied ale with modest bittering. It is root beer colored in some light, but deep bloody red upon closer inspection.

Modest but clean. No, it doesn't go with pizza. But what the hell.

Serving type: on-tap

10-04-2005 23:54:06 | More by RedDiamond
Wild River Nut Brown Ale from Wild River Brewery & Pizza Company
- out of 100 based on 6 ratings.