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Nut Brown - Brutopia

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Nut Brown
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BA SCORE
81
good

10 Ratings
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Ratings: 10
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 13.12%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brutopia visit their website
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  ABV ?

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-12-2003)
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Photo of plaid75
3.53/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured a deep amber hue with a one finger foamy white head. There was good retention and lacing.

The smell featured soft sweet malts and a flowery hop.

The taste consisted of a nutty malt with a touch of honey and a light cocoa element.

The mouthfeel was toward the thinner sie of the style.

Overall a sort of bland but certainly drinkable brown ale.

plaid75, Apr 22, 2009
Photo of Quej
3.23/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4

A - Very dark brown with a bit of a red glow, no carbonation and no head.

S - Very little smell to speak of, mostly just the malt aroma so common to brutopia beers. Smells only slightly of nuts and mostly just of burnt sugar.

T - At first it is very sweet and the malty characters are prominent. Tastes of dark fruits and berries are subtle and followed by just a hint of bitterness and hops, and the odd taste I can only identify as cigarette butts and cranberry juice mixed together. This beer is far too sweet and not nutty enough.

M - Syrupy and thick, the low carbonation makes it feel very odd.

D - There's not a lot preventing me from drinking this all night, except for the mediocrity of the beer itself. This beer is surprisingly popular considering its quality.

Quej, Aug 16, 2007
Photo of biegaman
2.95/5  rDev -14%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

A vastly disapointing nut brown. This one couldn't seem to grasp any of the characteristics of what constitutes this great style of beer. Average in its appearence but certainly sub-par in most other respects. Nill aroma. Slightly flat mouthfeel, could use much more texture. Flavours were completely absent. It offers absolutely nothing in the means of taste. I don't mean to bash this beer, I rather enjoyed Brutopia's other offerings. However, I couldn't have guessed however that this was a nut brown if I wasn't told. It was simply lacking too much character

biegaman, Oct 13, 2006
Photo of Absumaster
2.8/5  rDev -18.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

I drank this beer during a drink marathon at the Brutopia. I think this was my fifth beer of the evening. Even then my taste was still good. I was only drinking 'vases'? small glasses.

This beer is brown with a small head and sufficient carbonation.
Smell was like most of the Brutopia beers, this must be the typical house yeast. Add to that a pretty simple malt recipe and it will be a pretty tasteless beer.
Taste for me is all a bit too bland, and like the Extra Blonde tastes were just below my thresholds. Some malt, some hop, some taste. Im sorry, but this is not very special.

Absumaster, Aug 20, 2006
Nut Brown from Brutopia
81 out of 100 based on 10 ratings.