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Moose Drool Brown Ale | Big Sky Brewing Company

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3.7/5
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2,753 Ratings
Moose Drool Brown AleMoose Drool Brown Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Big Sky Brewing Company
Montana, United States
bigskybrew.com

Style: American Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.10%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
It's chocolate brown in color with a creamy texture. A malty beer with just enough hop presence to keep it from being too sweet. The aroma mostly comes from the malt with a hint of spice added by the hops. Moose Drool is brewed with pale, caramel, chocolate, and whole black malts; and Kent Goldings, Liberty, and Willamette hops.

Added by kbub6f on 12-16-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#29,229
Reviews:
914
Ratings:
2,753
pDev:
13.24%
Bros Score:
3.57
 
 
Wants:
129
Gots:
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Trade:
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3.94/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap in Vegas at The Pub at Monte Carlo

A - Impressive deep and thick brown foam. Lacing coated the glass. Poured dark brown. Just about as impressive a pour as I have seen.

S - Scents of fresh malt, some sweet fruit (berries), and a bit of cocoa.

T - Drank well. Flavor had a bit of chalky cocoa to go with the malty tastes. A residual sweetness makes this very tasty.

M - A great session beer and perfect with a meal. Just a tiny bite of hops rounds this out well.

O - Can't get this be me, and was glad to seek it out. One of the better browns you can find at a good craft bar.

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look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into snifter.

A- Dark brown ale with slight reddish tinge, off-white one-finger head with nice staying power.

S- Interesting ... not easy to place. certainly a brown malt, but also something a bit solvent-like on top of it. Slight cocoa.

T- Sweet, then some hop bitterness, followed by cocoa finish.

M- medium to thick body, smooth, leaves mouth feeling a bit coated.

O- The smell if a bit odd, but the rest of the beer is #winning. I look forward to having one of these again soon.

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Poured into a conical pint glass.

The beer is a deep mahogany with a faint tint of ruby through the light. A mocha colored head recedes to a bubbly film with nice solid rings of lacing staying around for a while.

The aroma is buttery up front, with a nice biscuit backbone. Faint roasted malts and floral notes swirl around in there as well.

The taste is buttery sweet up front like the smell, but followed by a mellow nutty body. Also, some woody notes persist. A nice bright, almost spicy finish.

The mouthfeel is crisp, clean, and medium to light.

Overall, one of my favorite brown ales. Well easy to session.

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Moose Drool Brown Ale from Big Sky Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.7 out of 5 with 2,753 ratings
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