Sierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown Ale

On tap @ Taco Mac in Peachtree City, GA, USA. Absolutely delighted by the concept of a SN beer that *should* reduce the hop profile to a lesser role, let’s see if the beer manages to apply that theory to practice. Nothing to complain about in the pour. A decent...

Bison Organic Imperial Brown Ale

12 oz single from Hop City, Atlanta, GA. Deep brown pour with a nice head. Not very good retention and no lace. Body has a few orange and rust colored highlights. A barrage of sweet, bready malts in the nose and not hint of bitterness of alcohol. The tastes still keep...

Red Brick Brown Ale

12 oz single. What? I’ve never reviewed this? Seems unlikely, but here we go. Pour is quite a light, orange color that one would perhaps associate more with an IPA rather than a brown. Head is decent, but retention is not great. Lace is present, but fairly wispy...

Brown Angel

Massive thanks go out to Gregg for the opportunity to try this. Delighted to have the chance, and also humbled by his generosity. 22 oz bottle – silly label that does no favors for craft beer. (I agree with the Bros. comments in the mag about this). Pour is an...

Home For The Holidays

22 oz offering from a brewery that I had a chance to try when I was in Boston and was impressed with. The hope here is that they will be coming to GA but this looks like a one-off special release with a larger distribution than normal. Pour is a disappointing, drab...