American Brown Ale near Charlotte, NC

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.

Bell's Best Brown Ale

Bell's Best Brown Ale

American Brown Ale5.8% ABV

Bell's BreweryKalamazoo, MI

With hints of caramel and cocoa, the malt body has the depth to stand up to cool weather, but does not come across as heavy.

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.

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.

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.

Dogfish Head Indian Brown Ale

Dogfish Head Indian Brown Ale

American Brown Ale7.2% ABV50 IBU

Dogfish Head Craft BreweryMilton, DE

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Lagunitas Wilco Tango Foxtrot (WTF)

Lagunitas Wilco Tango Foxtrot (WTF)

American Brown Ale8.1% ABV64 IBU

Lagunitas Brewing CompanyPetaluma, CA

Rich, smooth, dangerous, and chocolatey. It's a big ol' hoppy Imperial Brown Ale

Avery Chai High

Avery Chai High

American Brown Ale5.2% ABV

Avery BrewingBoulder, CO

American brown with local, fair trade, organic chai.

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.

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

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

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.

4 Hands Cast Iron Oatmeal Brown

4 Hands Cast Iron Oatmeal Brown

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV20 IBU

4 Hands Brewing CoSt. Louis, MO

Firestone Walker Bravo

Firestone Walker Bravo

American Brown Ale13.5% ABV44 IBU

Firestone Walker Brewing CompanyPaso Robles, CA

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.

Oak Creek Nut Brown

Oak Creek Nut Brown

American Brown Ale6.0% ABV30 IBU

Oak Creek Brewing Co.Sedona, AZ

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.

Yazoo  Dos Perros

Yazoo Dos Perros

American Brown Ale4.9% ABV16 IBU

Yazoo Brewing CompanyNashville, TN

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

Lagunitas Rum-Barrel Aged Brown Shugga

Lagunitas Rum-Barrel Aged Brown Shugga

American Strong Ale12.5% ABV

Lagunitas Brewing CompanyPetaluma, CA

Rum barrel aged version of Brown Shugga. Very limited.

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

Old Brown Dog has been cited as a classic example of the “American Brown Ale” style of beer. Compared to a typical English Brown Ale, Old Brown Dog is fuller-bodied and more strongly hopped.

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.

Birdsong Lazy Bird Brown

Birdsong Lazy Bird Brown

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV45 IBU

Birdsong Brewing CompanyCharlotte, NC

Our darkest year-‘round selection, Lazy Bird Brown is the quintessential American Brown Ale. Rich mahogany in color with a noticeable roasty aroma, this beer is both slightly hoppy and malty all at the same time. It’s smooth, refreshing, and a great introduction for those wanting to try darker beers

Back Forty Truck Stop Honey Brown Ale

Back Forty Truck Stop Honey Brown Ale

American Brown Ale6.0% ABV23 IBU

Back Forty Beer Co.Gadsden, AL

Truck Stop Honey is a medium-bodied English brown ale brewed with Alabama Wildflower Honey, roasted malts and fresh hops. The balance of sweet wildflower honey and earthy hop aromas come through in every batch.

Civil Life American Brown

Civil Life American Brown

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV40 IBU

Civil Life Brewing CompanySt. Louis, MO

Rabbit Hole Rapture Fusion Brown Ale

Rabbit Hole Rapture Fusion Brown Ale

American Brown Ale5.5% ABV35 IBU

Rabbit Hole BrewingJustin, TX

Real Ale Brewhouse Brown Ale

Real Ale Brewhouse Brown Ale

American Brown Ale5.4% ABV40 IBU

Real Ale BrewingBlanco, TX

This is one of the three beers that started it all. It was first brewed at our original brewhouse, which was located in the basement of an old antique store in Downtown Blanco. It was a fitting beginning for a brewery dedicated to traditional beer making, and this dark ale epitomizes what we’re all about. Simple and classic. This well-balanced ale features flavors of chocolate and toffee with a smooth, dry finish.

Tyranena Rocky's Revenge Bourbon Brown

Tyranena Rocky's Revenge Bourbon Brown

American Brown Ale6.0% ABV30 IBU

Tyranena Brewing Co.Lake Mills, WI

Rocky’s Revenge is an American Brown ale with a portion aged in bourbon barrels.