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Downtown Brown - Front Street Brewery

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Downtown Brown
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 2
Avg: 3.83
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Front Street Brewery
Iowa, United States | website

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: mynie on 02-17-2007

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 1 | Hads: 2
Reviews by casapy:
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3.75/5  rDev n/a

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3.85/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4

An amazingly unoriginal name.

Nice pour. Very dark ruby with a very nice head. Dark for the style, looks like stout in the low light of the bar.

Smells of strong nutty malt, caramel, sugar candy, and a surprising kick of dry west coast hops. Nice. For the style, very complex.

Tastes of big nutty nuts, very sweet, moving into a dry and lightly floral hop presence in teh middle, and ending weakly, on watery note. Very flavorful for the style, nonetheless.

The watery finish brings the mouthfeel (and the whole beer) down a notch, but really it's a solid beer that earns points for going beyond the rather boring limitations of its style.

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Downtown Brown from Front Street Brewery
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.