Saturday, October 22, 2011
Game Day Beer Review: Sebago Brewing Boathouse American Brown Ale
(4.80% ABV). Poured on draft into a pint glass in Maine, Sebago Brown is indeed appropriately named. It's dark -- in fact, it's very dark. The beer's smell has not inherited the color's boldness, though: it's almost timid, with some mild mannered roasted malts making their presence know -- but just barely.
There's not a lot going on, taste-wise, either, with this beer. It's most notable feature is the off-peanuty-tasting finish, kinda like a roasted pack of Planters. It's very dry, and not quite to my liking: B-