Big Box Brown | Hollister Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Hollister Brewing Co.
California, United States
hollisterbrewco.com

Style: American Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.70%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by t0rin0 on 02-07-2010

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1
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7
pDev:
10.2%
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Ratings: 7 |  Reviews: 1
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.13/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

On tap at Hollister 2/5/10.

Pours a clear brown with beige head and decent retention.

Aroma is nutty and caramelly like a brown ale should be. A hint of something strange in the neighborhood, I mean background, throws me off. Can't figure out what it is but its spicy.

In the flavor I catch a bit more of that spiciness. It tastes like cinnamon; now I'm confused. It also has the other characteristics of a brown ale like toffee, nuts, and a hint of roast. There is enough bitterness that I'm classifying this as an American Brown Ale.

Light/medium body (correct for style) but the strange flavors ruin its drinkability.

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3.25/5  rDev -5.2%

Big Box Brown from Hollister Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.43 out of 5 with 7 ratings