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Imperial Nut Brown Ale | Tommyknocker Brewery

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Imperial Nut Brown AleImperial Nut Brown Ale
BA SCORE
3.72/5
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640 Ratings
Imperial Nut Brown AleImperial Nut Brown Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Tommyknocker Brewery
Colorado, United States
tommyknocker.com

Style: American Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Commemorating the 10th anniversary of Tommyknocker Brewery, this special brew is meticulously crafted with pure maple syrup, the highest quality chocolate and crystal malts and is accented with the finest blend of European and American hops. Imperial Nut Brown Ale, at 9.8% alcohol by volume, is a bigger, bolder version of their Maple Nut Brown.

Added by Bierman9 on 12-17-2004

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#26,040
Reviews:
351
Ratings:
640
pDev:
13.98%
Bros Score:
4.09
 
 
Wants:
33
Gots:
38
Trade:
0
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User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 640 |  Reviews: 351
Photo of Jlabs
3.81/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of harpus
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of effzed
3.92/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of schoolboy
3.85/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

I am a sucker for big brews, and this is a unique one that almost works. Is brown, with a slight head. The aroma is quite nice. Nutty, sort of, and hoppy, and malt.

The tasteisg good, sweet and slightly bitter, but it is very much over powered by booze taste. The after taste comes through, though, with a wonderful, rich mouthful that lingers nicely.

I can't recommend this without reservation. It's great if you want a huge beer that is a change of pace.

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Photo of Tlloyd417
3.71/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MickeyL
4.76/5  rDev +28%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

One of my overall favorites

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Photo of Pens1967
3.97/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of WCKDVBZ
3.57/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of RedSon06
4/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A nice brown ale. I would love to try it on draft.

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Photo of Will_cigars-n-brews
3.82/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BB1313
4.08/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Best by 7/6/15. 12oz bottle poured into a snifter. Pours Brown with some ruby hues; small tan head that fades leaving little lacing and retention. The aromas are great. Tons of maple syrup. Lots of sweet caramel and cocoa malts. The flavors are pretty earthy. There's a subtle bitterness going on, but the malts still dominate. Pretty woodsy. The maple syrup shines. Mouthfeel is on the lighter side of full-bodied with active carbonation. Pretty smooth. Alcohol goes unnoticed.

This is a great brown ale. Very nice use of maple syrup. Well done. Recommended.

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Photo of jschott75
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SierraFlight
3.79/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of themegamancave
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of saburky
3.71/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BeerDrinkingRhino
3.59/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BarrelAgedG
3.06/5  rDev -17.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Goodspeed83
3.96/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Stofko1992
3.73/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GatorCoop
4.17/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of DeadeyeOTDO
4/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jkworrall
4.85/5  rDev +30.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Meticulously crafted with pure maple syrup and the highest quality chocolate and crystal malts. With it's big, malty and complex character, it is a strapping, bolder version of their wildly popular Maple Nut Brown

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4.52/5  rDev +21.5%

Photo of Alpha309
2/5  rDev -46.2%

Photo of Hellpop65
3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

Imperial Nut Brown Ale from Tommyknocker Brewery
Beer rating: 3.72 out of 5 with 640 ratings
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