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White River Brown Ale | Powerhouse Brewing Company's Columbus Bar

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Brewed by:
Powerhouse Brewing Company's Columbus Bar
Indiana, United States | website

Style: American Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by dmfrench on 04-16-2011

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3
Ratings:
3
Avg:
3.6
pDev:
15.83%
 
 
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Photo of rmettert
4.17/5  rDev +15.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

a wonderful dark brown color with one finger of head that disappeared slowly and left a light lacing.

the beer has a great malty aroma with a bit of nuttiness and a hint of chocolate.

a nice rich creamy body. sweet and malty with a pleasant hint of roast.there is a very subtle bit of hoppiness in the finish.

overall a really well done brown ale.

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Photo of JamesS
4/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured a very nice brown with some very nice head and a bit of decent lacing. Nice deep malty aroma with hints of hazel and chocolate. Nice deep malt flavors, a good thick sweetness and a bit of nuttiness to it, with just a hint of hops at the end. Went down very well, nice and smooth. It went quite excellently with the mini-tenderloin sandwich that I ordered.

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Photo of dmfrench
2.91/5  rDev -19.2%
look: 2 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Artificial clover syrup, earthy hops, and a sprinkle of dishwater.
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A: Dark but very clear burgundy with virtually no head

S: Nutty and sweet with a slight earthy hop presence. There was a bit of a dishwater thing going on, but it was still a decent aroma overall.

T: Very green clover honey sweet, almost artificially so, and lightly toasted body with a not quite balancing drying resinous hops, which appears mostly on the finish. Again, there was a slight dishwater taste. Something artificial about the sweetness.

M: One foot firmly planted on the watery side.

O: The clover flavor was at least unique, but the overly thin body ruins it for me.

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White River Brown Ale from Powerhouse Brewing Company's Columbus Bar
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