No Veto English Brown Ale | Three Notch'd Brewing Company

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87
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47 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Three Notch'd Brewing Company
Virginia, United States
threenotchdbrewing.com

Style: English Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Give me liberty, or give me death! Our tribute to Patrick Henry, who not only left his mark on Virginia history, but was also one of our most beloved Founding Fathers. Henry led the opposition to the Stamp Act, but he was also central to arguing in a Virginia court against the King’s right to veto colonial laws. The Crown’s veto was nullified in his efforts and his argument was the first notch in a young Patrick Henry’s career. Cheers to the break from the Crown, Patty! Hope you enjoy our English Brown Ale as a tribute!

This Northern English Brown Ale is filled with a variety of English malts giving it great caramel, nutty, toffee flavors with a touch of chocolate and even espresso. The English Hops offer the perfect balance to the complex malt sweetness, providing a earthy/grassy hop finish.

Added by Sludgeman on 11-30-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
47
Reviews:
9
Avg:
3.98
pDev:
8.04%
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
11
For Trade:
0
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4.5/5  rDev +13.1%

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4.4/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

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4.03/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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3.94/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours fairly clear and brown in color like weak coffee. a substantial head from a hard pour leaves thick sticky lacing.

Aroma of toffee, caramel, and coffee.

Taste is roast malt. Nutty, with a hint of bitter chocolate. Sweet, but not overly so. Light acidity. Hints of dark fruits in the aftertaste.

Light to medium in body. Oily. Lightly syrupy and drying in the end.

Overall, a smooth easy drinking beer. Well balanced, everything seems to work together.

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4/5  rDev +0.5%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On tap at a new restaurant.

Overall, good, but a little unusual as compared to other EBAs I've had.

Murky, brown. Almost no head. Some lacing sticking to the glass.
Faint aroma of malts, toffee, and caramel. A hint of toasted marshmallow and alcohol.
Taste follows the aroma, but with with a sweet/acidic effect you might get from dried fruits or figs.
A medium body, moderately carbonated.

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3.25/5  rDev -18.3%

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3.25/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

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4.24/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.64/5  rDev +16.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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3.65/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.32/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.08/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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3.99/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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4.18/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Nice malt complexity to the aroma with soft cocoa powder with a bit of caramel. A bit of neutral yeast.
Dense tan head with a darker body holding garnet in the light. Rather clear.
A nice rich brown ale. The aroma jump out in the taste with a boldness that moves to an extended dryness on the finish. Some soft bitterness that seems to have some malt character. Just small hits of earthy/herbal hops.
Smooth moderately light feel. Takes on a hearty quality.
This is a well done brown ale.
A toast to Patrick Henry and a toast to cjgiant for sending me this fine sample

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3.77/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.87/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev +0.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

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4.23/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Deep clear brown with a light tan head. Barely hangs on and clings to the sides. Rich and malty and nutty aroma and taste. There is also a little caramel sweetness on the taste. Smooth finish, lightly carbonated with a light body.

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No Veto English Brown Ale from Three Notch'd Brewing Company
3.98 out of 5 based on 47 ratings.
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