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Duck-Rabbit Brown Ale - The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery

Duck-Rabbit Brown AleDuck-Rabbit Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
84
good

524 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 524
Reviews: 312
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 14.02%


Brewed by:
The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brentk56 on 10-06-2004)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Ljoreilly

Georgia

4/5  rDev +7.8%

07-21-2013 02:14:23 | More by Ljoreilly
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3/5  rDev -19.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.7%

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beerman73

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4/5  rDev +7.8%

03-27-2014 01:23:09 | More by beerman73
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Boone757

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3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

03-25-2014 01:18:36 | More by Boone757
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RVigz

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4/5  rDev +7.8%

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Rpreskenis

Mississippi

4/5  rDev +7.8%

03-18-2014 23:48:03 | More by Rpreskenis
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TheDoctor

Quebec (Canada)

3.59/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A:
Pours a hazy, reddish hazelnut brown with three fingers of puffy beige head that clumpily settles to one finger or so. Good retention; spider web-like lacing.

S:
Rich, dark malt with yeasty esters. Dark fruits, nuts, leather, and some other woody kind of hop smells.

T:
Dry and earthy-tasting. Lots of floral hops up front with some mellowing bready malt tastes at the finish.

M:
Thin and dry with a tingly hop character and a warm finish.

O:
Okay take on a brown.
This is a beautiful-looking, different-smelling, hoppy-and-dry-tasting, thin-feeling beer and although I may be being hard on it it was not bad. It is not what I was expecting by any stretch of the imagination, but it was not a terrible beer. A very aromatic beer that is hoppier and drier than I usually anticipate with a brown.
Might have again; if you want to try it, who am I to stop you?

Serving type: bottle

03-17-2014 01:28:04 | More by TheDoctor
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MichaelProcton

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +7.8%

03-15-2014 02:14:47 | More by MichaelProcton
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still_thedragon

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -19.1%

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aqualung23

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

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DCHritz

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4.25/5  rDev +14.6%

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lisahope27

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +14.6%

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RyanAU

North Carolina

2.5/5  rDev -32.6%

02-13-2014 03:57:27 | More by RyanAU
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Bouleboubier

Pennsylvania

3.83/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pretty nice brown ale - one of Duck-Rabbit's lighter beers I've had.

Real-ale-like loose foam at the start, drops to nothing... liquid looks flat, burgundy, with a slight glow... Mostly fruity hops and higher alcohols on the nose - vibrant yet fairly mellow.... fairly potent nuance of caramel cuts through its bold blend of sweetish, bread-crusty malt, soft floral/melon hop flavor and bitterness, and tonic, warm rush of booze.... as round a mouthfeel as they come without any residual viscosity - surprisingly light on palate.

Overall, it has a pleasant, bold, malty flavor with a nice, soft balance with the hops/alcohol. Taste-wise, I could have a couple in a sitting, but it's more of a one-a-day beer.

Serving type: on-tap

01-28-2014 06:36:08 | More by Bouleboubier
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justincourts

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -19.1%

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bendukes86

South Carolina

3/5  rDev -19.1%

01-17-2014 01:02:09 | More by bendukes86
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deg

New Hampshire

2.88/5  rDev -22.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

The beer foamed when I poured from the bottle to my glass. The head was dense and took a long time to receed. The color is a brown, and the beer has a slight opacity to it. I could smell hops, but only faintly and nothing else. I tasted more hops than I expected, but then again this is an American Brown and not an English Brown. There was roasted malt to balance the hops. No alcohol burn, which was what I expected.

Serving type: bottle

01-12-2014 00:49:05 | More by deg
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JMohl3

Pennsylvania

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NickTight

Virginia

4/5  rDev +7.8%

01-08-2014 03:14:37 | More by NickTight
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Duck-Rabbit Brown Ale from The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery
84 out of 100 based on 524 ratings.