Tröegs Rugged Trail Nut Brown Ale - Tröegs Brewing Company
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Reviews by yeagerbm:
4/5 rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Purchased as part of the brewer's dozen sampler pack.
Pours a clear dark reddish brown with a light brown head.
The smell is good with sweet roasty malt aromas. The taste is medium bodied with a light cocoa roasted flavor. Very flavorful with a nice hop balance. Overall a very flavorful but light enough and drinkable enough to be a great session beer.
Serving type: bottle
02-09-2005 01:19:31 | More by yeagerbm
More User Reviews:
3.69/5 rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
Looks like a nut brown. Gorgeous khaki head with a creamy density. Deep red-brown body with some light allowance.
Sweet hazelnut malts with coffee notes, herbal hops, earthiness, toffee, and a hint of harvest fruit. Delicate, yet robust.
Kind of a thin flavor. It's not marred by any metallic notes or sweetness. Light and dry. Breakfast coffee, almond, toffee, scorched earth, tree bark, hints of alkaline (cocoa/hop bitterness), herbal flavors, hazelnut, and a kiss of red apple. Quite nice, sans the lack of intensity.
Drinks easily. Very soft-bodied. Round and rolling, in the mouth. Lightly carbonated for an enduring session drink.
Happy that Troegs brought this back so that I could finally review it. Cheers!
Serving type: on-tap
06-28-2014 03:34:26 | More by thecheapies
Tröegs Rugged Trail Nut Brown Ale from Tröegs Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 515 ratings.