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La Montagnaise - La Tour A Bières

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Ratings: 8
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 2.52
pDev: 26.59%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
La Tour A Bières visit their website
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rodenbach99 on 02-22-2009)
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Reviews by Intrinsic:
Photo of Intrinsic


2.38/5  rDev -5.6%

Yikes. What a horrible beer. Pours SUPER flat with no head, no lacing, no carbonation to speak of. The colour is ok I guess - orange-amber. I'm hesitant to give this beer 3.0 for smell, but its not that bad. Not good either. Yes, there are hops, but that's about it. However they disappear in the taste. In fact, all I taste is water. WTF is this stuff? Horrible.

03-09-2012 23:28:46 | More by Intrinsic
More User Reviews:
Photo of Yoonisaykul

Quebec (Canada)

2.03/5  rDev -19.4%

A- Lots of soda-like bubbles. Head is gone in a flash. Reddish-brown.

S- Like a completely watered down basic pale ale. A bit of a rum smell.

T- See smell. A bit wood-like.

M- Carbonated water. Not really like seltzer, not as refined. More just like water with coarse aggressive bubbles.

D- A part from being refreshing, there is nothing about this beer that makes you want to drink it.

Man, what it it with this brewery? It's like they're trying to brew macros.

02-20-2010 23:45:14 | More by Yoonisaykul
Photo of ZorPrime

Quebec (Canada)

2.3/5  rDev -8.7%

Received as a beer present at christmas 2010.

Copper color beer and slightly hazed. The head is dense and sticks well to the glass. The aroma is caramel malts with some fruity notes. Light and no intensity. This beer is shy. Taste wise it is mainly caramel malts and absolutely no bitterness. It fell short of the style. Truly not an IPA. More like a amber ale if you ask me.

It is easy to drink but there is no point in drinking more than one. Feels like an IPA brewed by a macrobrewery. Shy of intensity and taste! I need to stay away from this one.

03-12-2011 02:19:53 | More by ZorPrime
Photo of ThomasRL

Quebec (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +48.8%

08-25-2013 00:21:40 | More by ThomasRL
Photo of oldp0rt

Quebec (Canada)

1.5/5  rDev -40.5%

02-10-2012 19:49:39 | More by oldp0rt
Photo of francisfilion

Quebec (Canada)

2.8/5  rDev +11.1%

Had a 660 ml bottle with my brother in law that we split into two pints.
Smell was very hoppy at first and was very promising for an IPA

Appereance was just about right for an IPA with a thin head however.
Taste was quite disappointing as no hops came out to give the signature of the IPA the name indicated it was an intense IPA but it was not quite an IPA at all
Overall the beer was great but the finish never came its like they got scared that the hops might offend the drinkers, but in fact it is what we are after in an IPA!!

09-02-2011 14:45:30 | More by francisfilion
Photo of Molson2000

Ontario (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev +29%

09-13-2012 20:56:14 | More by Molson2000
Photo of rodenbach99

Quebec (Canada)

2.15/5  rDev -14.7%

660 ml brown bottle, cool but simple label

A: hazy orange colour, with head, somewhat lasting
S: yeast, some caramel and hops
T: yeasty caracter, some fruityness
M: medium bodied beer
D: too much yeast caracter for a India Pale Ale

out of style, not enough hops caracter

02-22-2009 22:00:49 | More by rodenbach99
La Montagnaise from La Tour A Bières
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