American Brown Ale near Ashburn, Virginia

Big Sky Moose Drool

Big Sky Moose Drool

American Brown Ale5.2% ABV26 IBU

Big Sky Brewing CompanyMissoula, MT

Moose Drool is 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.

Lagunitas Brown Shugga

Lagunitas Brown Shugga

American Strong Ale9.9% ABV51 IBU

Lagunitas Brewing CompanyPetaluma, CA

An aborted batch of their Old Gnarleywine ended up tasting nearly as good as that they were hoping for, so they bottled it. God bless capitalism.

Avery Ellie's Brown Ale

Avery Ellie's Brown Ale

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV28 IBU

Avery BrewingBoulder, CO

Chocolate malt gives this beer a brown sugar maltiness with hints of vanilla and nuts, while subtle hopping gives it an overall drinkability that’s second to none.

Dogfish Head Indian Brown Ale

Dogfish Head Indian Brown Ale

American Brown Ale7.2% ABV50 IBU

Dogfish Head Craft BreweryMilton, DE

Available at very few places nearby

Indian Brown Ale is a cross between a Scotch Ale, an IPA, and an American Pale. This beer is well hopped and malty at the same time.

Rogue Hazelnut Brown Nectar

Rogue Hazelnut Brown Nectar

American Brown Ale5.6% ABV33 IBU

Rogue Ales & SpiritsNewport, OR

A nutty twist to a traditional European Brown Ale. Dark brown in color with a hazelnut aroma, a rich nutty flavor and a smooth malty finish.

Lagunitas Sucks

Lagunitas Sucks

American IPA8.0% ABV63 IBU

Lagunitas Brewing CompanyPetaluma, CA

Originally brewed in 2011 as a Brown Shugga substitute, due to capacity issues. But we liked it so much it had to make a return trip.

Brooklyn Brown Ale

Brooklyn Brown Ale

American Brown Ale5.6% ABV30 IBU

Brooklyn BreweryBrooklyn, NY

A blend of six malts takes center stage, giving the beer its deep russet-brown color and complex flavors. Hints of cocoa, your favorite coffee, and caramel swirl beneath a delicate dry-hopped veil of dark fruity aromas. Brooklyn Brown Ale is perfect with any red meat, roasted poultry or barbecue, though it’s also a favorite on its own.

Lazy Magnolia Southern Pecan

Lazy Magnolia Southern Pecan

American Brown Ale4.5% ABV19 IBU

Lazy Magnolia BrewingKiln, MS

A deliciously sweet and nutty brown ale from Mississippi’s Lazy Magnolia Brewery. Made with whole roasted pecans.

Cigar City Maduro

Cigar City Maduro

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV25 IBU

Cigar City BrewingTampa, FL

Maduro is higher in alcohol than the common English brown ale and features flaked oats in the malt bill which imparts a silky body and works to mesh the roasted, toasted and chocolate components together in Maduro’s complex malt profile.

Founders Sumatra Mountain Brown

Founders Sumatra Mountain Brown

American Brown Ale9.0% ABV40 IBU

Founders Brewing CompanyGrand Rapids, MI

This bold imperial brown gets its body from a team of malts, flaked barley for dense foam, a bit of Chocolate malt for its deep color.

Rogue Hazelnut Brown

Rogue Hazelnut Brown

American Brown Ale6.2% ABV33 IBU

Rogue Ales & SpiritsNewport, OR

A nutty twist to a traditional European Brown Ale. Dark brown in color with a hazelnut aroma, a rich nutty flavor and a smooth malty finish.

Bell's Best Brown Ale

Bell's Best Brown Ale

American Brown Ale5.8% ABV

Bell's BreweryComstock , MI

Caramel, toasted and cocoa malt notes.

Figueroa Mountain Davy Brown Ale

Figueroa Mountain Davy Brown Ale

American Brown Ale6.0% ABV40 IBU

Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.Buellton, CA

This brew is loaded with chocolate and coffee played against citrus and stone fruit and a mellow bitterness.

Lost Coast Downtown Brown

Lost Coast Downtown Brown

American Brown Ale5.0% ABV18 IBU

Lost Coast BreweryEureka, CA

A smooth, full bodied nut brown ale, lightly hopped with a hint of roasted and crystal malts. This ale is dark in color without the heavy taste of porter or stout.

Dogfish Head Punkin Ale

Dogfish Head Punkin Ale

American Brown Ale7.0% ABV28 IBU

Dogfish Head Craft BreweryMilton, DE

A full-bodied brown ale with smooth hints of pumpkin and brown sugar. We brew our Punkin Ale with pumpkin meat, brown sugar and spices.

Hi-Wire Bed Of Nails Brown

Hi-Wire Bed Of Nails Brown

American Brown Ale6.1% ABV25 IBU

Hi-Wire BrewingAsheville, NC

Aggressively hopped with a healthy blend of citrus- and fruit-forward hops and balanced by the unmistakable bite of rye, allow this brew to tame your thirst.

Golden Road Get Up Offa That Brown

Golden Road Get Up Offa That Brown

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV20 IBU

Golden Road BrewingLos Angeles, CA

For our brown ale we’ve added trace amounts of smoked malt to build a toasty complexity, balanced by rich notes of caramel and chocolate.

Surly Coffee Bender

Surly Coffee Bender

American Brown Ale5.2% ABV45 IBU

Surly Brewing CompanyMinneapolis, MN

Coffee Bender refreshes like an iced-coffee, is aromatic as a bag of whole beans as satisfies like your favorite beer. Utilizing the latest technology, the Surly brew team has developed a cold extraction process that results in intense coffee aromatics and flavor bringing together two of our favorite beverages. Your only dilemma will be whether to finish your day or start it with a Coffee Bender.

DuClaw Dirty Little Freak

DuClaw Dirty Little Freak

American Brown Ale5.8% ABV30 IBU

DuClaw Brewing CompanyBel Air, MD

This medium-bodied,brown ale is a feast for the senses from its dominant blend of warm, roasted malt, coconut, caramel, and chocolate flavors barely restrained by a gentle hop bite, to its tantalizingly satisfying finish.

Oak Creek Nut Brown

Oak Creek Nut Brown

American Brown Ale6.0% ABV30 IBU

Oak Creek Brewing Co.Sedona, AZ

Iron Horse Irish Death

Iron Horse Irish Death

American Brown Ale7.8% ABV49 IBU

Iron Horse BreweryWA, United States

Quilter’s Irish Death is what we call a dark, smooth, ale. We lovingly refer to it as beer candy

Legend Brown Ale

Legend Brown Ale

American Brown Ale6.0% ABV41 IBU

Legend Brewing CompanyRichmond, VA

Odell Settle Down Brown

Odell Settle Down Brown

American Brown Ale6.5% ABV

Odell Brewing Co.Fort Collins, CO

A This American Brown has a rich malt fl malty beer that uses its hop flavor to complement and enhance its chocolate and caramel characters.

Yazoo  Dos Perros

Yazoo Dos Perros

American Brown Ale4.9% ABV16 IBU

Yazoo Brewing CompanyNashville, TN

4 Hands Cast Iron Oatmeal Brown

4 Hands Cast Iron Oatmeal Brown

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV20 IBU

4 Hands Brewing CompanySt. Louis, MO

Kona Koko Brown

Kona Koko Brown

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV45 IBU

Kona Brewing CompanyKailua-Kona, HI

The delicious heart of this island treasure has a nutty, toffee flavor and aroma that sends you straight to the beaches of Paradise. Brewed with real toasted coconut, and savor the mahogany color and smooth, roasty malt taste.

Mammoth Double Nut Brown

Mammoth Double Nut Brown

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV25 IBU

Mammoth Brewing CompanyMammoth Lakes, CA

Smuttynose Old Brown Dog

Smuttynose Old Brown Dog

American Brown Ale6.5% ABV30 IBU

Smuttynose Brewing CompanyHampton, NH

Compared to a typical English Brown Ale, Old Brown Dog is fuller-bodied and more strongly hopped. A classic “American Brown Ale."

Upslope Brown Ale

Upslope Brown Ale

American Brown Ale6.7% ABV45 IBU

Upslope Brewing CompanyBoulder, CO

Our medium-bodied Brown Ale is brewed in the English tradition, with an infusion of American creativity. The rich, malty backbone balances an assertive hop character, and ends with a smooth, dry finish. Our Brown Ale boasts a dark brown body that supports a creamy tan head.

Humboldt Hemp Ale

Humboldt Hemp Ale

American Brown Ale5.7% ABV32 IBU

Humboldt BrewingArcata, CA

Our fine Brown Ale is brewed with toasted hemp seeds that add a unique, herb-accented flavor. But we didn’t stop there- the American hops create a perfect balance to the darker malts in this brew.

Lagunitas Brown Sugga

Lagunitas Brown Sugga

American Strong Ale9.7% ABV52 IBU

Lagunitas Brewing CompanyPetaluma, CA

New Holland Cabin Fever

New Holland Cabin Fever

American Brown Ale6.5% ABV25 IBU

New Holland BreweryHolland, MI

Saugatuck Bonfire Brown

Saugatuck Bonfire Brown

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV20 IBU

Saugatuck Brewing CompanyDouglas, MI

A classic American Brown Ale with just a slight hint of smoke in the finish.

Lonerider Sweet Josie

Lonerider Sweet Josie

American Brown Ale6.1% ABV30 IBU

Lonerider Brewing CompanyRaleigh, NC

This American brown ale is a complex beer balancing a nice hop bitterness with a generous amount of chocolate and aromatic malts.

Alaskan Heritage Coffee Brown Ale

Alaskan Heritage Coffee Brown Ale

American Brown Ale7.0% ABV19 IBU

Alaskan Brewing CompanyJuneau, AK

This rich brown ale has a big cocoa aroma with light earthy roasted and gourmet coffee notes

Cigar City Maduro Brown Ale

Cigar City Maduro Brown Ale

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV25 IBU

Cigar City BrewingTampa, FL

Maduro is a Northern English-style brown ale with some American affectations. Maduro is higher in alcohol than the common English brown ale

Civil Life American Brown

Civil Life American Brown

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV40 IBU

The Civil Life Brewing Co.St. Louis, MO

Port Board Meeting Brown Ale

Port Board Meeting Brown Ale

American Brown Ale8.5% ABV

Port Brewing CompanySan Marcos, CA

Board Meeting offers the malty richness and assertive hop presence that you expect in an American brown ale, but enhanced with pronounced roasted coffee and bitter chocolate aromas and flavors

Telluride Face Down Brown

Telluride Face Down Brown

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV25 IBU

Telluride Brewing CompanyTelluride, CO

A beautiful hybrid of an English and American style Brown that explodes with toffee, chocolate, and nut flavors. 2 GABF Golds and a World Beer Cup Gold in 2012.

Founders Nitro Sumatra Mountain Brown

Founders Nitro Sumatra Mountain Brown

American Brown Ale9.0% ABV40 IBU

Founders Brewing CompanyGrand Rapids, MI

This bold imperial brown gets its body from a team of malts, flaked barley for dense foam, a bit of Chocolate malt for its deep color.