1. American Craft Beer Fest returns to Boston on May 29 & 30, featuring 640+ beers from 140+ brewers. Tickets are on sale now.

Mayflower Spring Hop - Mayflower Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Mayflower Spring HopMayflower Spring Hop

Educational use only; do not reuse.

252 Ratings

(view ratings)
Ratings: 252
Reviews: 83
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 9.18%
Wants: 36
Gots: 23 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mayflower Brewing Company visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Reagan1984 on 03-12-2011

No notes at this time.
View: Beers (17) | Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
to view all ratings, reviews and sorting options.
Ratings: 252 | Reviews: 83
Photo of puboflyons
3.66/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

From the 12 fl. oz. bottle that appears to be stamped 1/30/13. Sampled on June 18, 2013.

The pour is a very attractive medium amber but there's little to no head and the carbonation seems a little slow and stagnant.

The aroma has a fine floral character like the blossoms of a New England spring. Also a moderate caramel malt character but it it still overpowered by the hops.

The body is medium with a vague acidic texture.

Wonderful hoppy taste with additional flavors of biscuit malts and sweetness. But even though the hops are predominant they still do not result in a biting bitterness.

Photo of Emkehr
3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

Photo of RummyRedbeard
4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of Celtics76
4/5  rDev -0.7%

Photo of dancaplette
4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of grannaniwa
3.5/5  rDev -13.2%

Photo of OUJayhawk1799
3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

Photo of jayhunter357
3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

Photo of Gatch
4.21/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Beautiful copper red color with a tan head. Good lace. Sweet malt and fruity hops in both the nose and taste. Sugary, sweet liquid. Great balance of malt and hop and definitely not as hop forward as I expected but its awesome for the style. Smooth and easy drinking. I had high expectations for this beer and they were met. Delicious brew. Still good in May when I think it was released in March.

Photo of Roy1586
4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of Tradtimbo
4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of tpauer
4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of Larrydoherty
4.5/5  rDev +11.7%

Photo of jimbodude5
4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of frosted33
3.75/5  rDev -6.9%

Photo of comradekyle
4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of In_Control_Mike
4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of scmoore81
4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of DaKur
4/5  rDev -0.7%

Photo of jwps214
4/5  rDev -0.7%

Photo of JordanPhraczek
3.84/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bottled 3/17/13 Bought at Quality Liquors in Salem.

A - Dark amber color, was not expecting it to be so dark and my fears were later confirmed that this was a much more malt balanced beer than the title indicated. Nice bubbly head but it didn't last very long at all.

S - Best part of the beer. Fresh hop aroma, citrus-grapefruit and malt together great combination.

T - Has a nice hop taste up front, but there was a whole lot of malt taste in this beer considering how fresh I bought it, and because the beer didn't have much carbonation which lead to a light english style flavor.

M - Although the head was well formed, the beer was sort of flat and didn't carry the malt over as well. This could be a potentially delicious cask ale.

O - Nice ale to warm up with while the spring is coming on. Darker than most other spring style or session ales. Quality choice for the value in a six pack, especially if you're a fan of mayflowers other beers.

Photo of safaricook
3.25/5  rDev -19.4%

Photo of Schmuckles
4/5  rDev -0.7%

Photo of Casterbridge
4.5/5  rDev +11.7%

Photo of alienlifeforcecube
2.75/5  rDev -31.8%

to view all ratings, reviews and sorting options.
Mayflower Spring Hop from Mayflower Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 252 ratings.