Boar Brown
Pig Pounder Brewery

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From:
Pig Pounder Brewery
 
North Carolina, United States
Style:
English Brown Ale
ABV:
5%
Score:
86
Avg:
3.8 | pDev: 11.84%
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
17
Status:
Active
Rated:
Jun 07, 2020
Added:
Jun 03, 2014
Wants:
  1
Gots:
  4
SCORE
86
Very Good
Boar BrownBoar Brown
Notes: An English style brown ale reminiscent of the North English style. Coffee and toffee notes dance between the nose and palate, with enough hop bitterness to be noticeable through an ample body.

24 IBUs
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Rated: 3.67 by jroof1 from Massachusetts

Jun 07, 2020
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Reviewed by MacMalt from New Jersey

3.78/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
20 oz. draft served in a shaker glass. Paired (appropriately) with a Carolina eastern style BBQ. It pours a dark cola color with a thin, almost non-existent, ecru-colored head and lacing. Not much on the nose: roasted malt, nuts, and brown bread. The taste was much better. Particularly as the glass warmed, there was freshly-brewed coffee, toffee, and the faintest taste of molasses. This ale is medium-bodied with an almost creamy feel and virtually no carbonation. The 7.5% ABV is hardly noticeable and doesn't distract. Overall, when my glass was served, I was disappointed by the appearance and smell (or lack of either). However, the taste and feel are creditable and it was to right choice to balance the sour vinegar in the BBQ.
Aug 27, 2017
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Rated by BeerSexLove from Virginia

4.07/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
I enjoyed sipping on this yummy brown ale while watching Charlize Theron kick ass in Atomic Blonde at a comfy theater.....yep, life was good!!!
Aug 01, 2017
 
Rated: 4.14 by BigTrubble from North Carolina

Aug 16, 2016
 
Rated: 3.93 by ghowehattrick from North Carolina

Mar 21, 2016
 
Rated: 3.4 by italianstallion from Wisconsin

Sep 25, 2015
 
Rated: 3.25 by DVMin98 from North Carolina

Jun 29, 2015
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Reviewed by GarthDanielson from Virginia

3.52/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
Poured on-tap at the brewery and served in a shaker pint, the beer is a crystal clear, dark brown coloring, with a surface coating of tan head. Nose of roast coffee and not much else. The flavors are bitter and roasted forward, with a tangy sweet candi sugar and toffee backbone. Off-balanced a bit. Smooth and light in mouth, with a tangy and sugary aftertaste. The finish is light and effervesced, and slightly cloying.
Mar 25, 2015
 
Rated: 3.75 by Guitars_and_beer from North Carolina

Jan 24, 2015
 
Rated: 5 by CreativeJenna from North Carolina

Nov 25, 2014
 
Rated: 4.65 by Marcher07 from North Carolina

Nov 22, 2014
 
Rated: 3 by Renegawam from North Carolina

Sep 27, 2014
 
Rated: 3.5 by oberon from North Carolina

Jul 25, 2014
 
Rated: 3.5 by Lob from North Carolina

Jul 14, 2014
 
Rated: 4 by GTB from North Carolina

Jul 13, 2014
 
Rated: 4 by dbrauneis from North Carolina

Jul 03, 2014
 
Rated: 3.75 by carolinabeerguy from North Carolina

Jul 03, 2014
 
Rated: 3.75 by BigGingDrinker from North Carolina

Jun 30, 2014
 
Rated: 3.5 by walkinginplace from North Carolina

Jun 29, 2014
Boar Brown from Pig Pounder Brewery
Beer rating: 86 out of 100 with 19 ratings