Sweet Josie Brown

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Type: American Brown Ale
  • Brewed by: Lone Rider Brewery
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  • Aroma: Malty
  • Aroma Description: Light
  • Serve at Temperature: Cold
  • Container: Imperial Pints
  • Website: loneriderbeer.com
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  • 4.4/5 
  • 06.10% 
  • 835/3686 
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A temptress that will seduce you, but leave your wallet feeling empty. Sweet Josie is crafted in the American Brown style. This is a complex beer balancing a nice hop bitterness with a generous amount of chocolate and aromatic malts.

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  • Jan 14, 2012
    kaj-ii (782)Rank: Beer ConnoisseurGroup: Brown Ale Lovers
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    [Best served in a Dimpled Mug]

    The pour was a hazy medium brown with a large (2-3 finger) white rocky head that pretty much lasted throughout and had some fair streaky lacing.

    The aroma was of a dark roasted malt, an earthy hop and a light leathery yeast with notes of milk chocolate, a mild coffee odor, a touch of caramel and a bit of nuttiness.

    The taste was nice and malty and a bit nutty with a hint of chocolate in the beginning and then a pronounced hoppiness took hold with hints of coffee and maybe a little brown sugar towards the end. The flavor hung around for an average amount of time after the swallow letting the hoppy malt taste linger for a little while.

    Mouthfeel was just about medium in body with the texture being quite creamy and a tad dry with an almost prickly carbonation.

    Overall a fantastic Brown Ale that had just the right amount of bitter sweetness and a surprising hoppiness at the end.

    Serving type: 12 oz Bottle