Downtown Brown Ale | Phantom Canyon Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Phantom Canyon Brewing Company
Colorado, United States

Style: English Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 06-14-2005

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Ratings: 4 |  Reviews: 3
Photo of KellyScottMad
3.75/5  rDev +5%

Photo of barleywinefiend
3.88/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured a deep brown with a medium white head.Nose is caramel, toffee, nutty and some maple. Taste had a big malt character with some caramel, nutty flavors, light cocoa and some booze. Mouthfeel was nice and thick, syrupy and medium bodied. Drinkability is good. I def could have had another oe of these and I am not even a fan of the style.

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Photo of russpowell
3.45/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured chestnut with a tight .5" white head that quickly vanished. Some lacing & no head retention

Smell: Slight maltiness

Taste: Nutiness up front, followed by grainyness& a slight maltiness. Finished sweet & slighlty fruitty

MF: Medium, but slightly over carbonated

This drank okay, but it's a so-so brown

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Photo of WesWes
3.23/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

The beer pours a dark amber/brown color with a thick frothy offwhite head that fades to lacing. The aroma is decent. It has a grainy crystal malt scent that is dry and sweet. The taste is average. It has a bland, grainy crystal malt flavor that finishes dry and earthy. The mouthfeel is decent. It is a medium bodied beer with adequate carbonation. This is an average brown. It's sweet and grainy with a musty finish. It's one and done for me.

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Downtown Brown Ale from Phantom Canyon Brewing Company
3.57 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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