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Truck Stop Honey Brown Ale - Back Forty Beer Co.

Truck Stop Honey Brown AleTruck Stop Honey Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
80
good

135 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 135
Reviews: 36
rAvg: 3.52
pDev: 12.78%


Brewed by:
Back Forty Beer Co. visit their website
Alabama, United States

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Hops: Magnum and Willamette
Malts: Honey malt, Crystall malt and Chocolate malt
Honey: Alabama Wildflower (Mobile, AL)

(Beer added by: reeverbythespeak on 05-03-2010)
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Vestlake

Alabama

3/5  rDev -14.8%

09-25-2013 01:51:39 | More by Vestlake
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jkd03c

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

04-19-2014 13:32:17 | More by jkd03c
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Tyler_Sly

Alabama

3.59/5  rDev +2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Serving type: On-tap

Appearance: That of your standard brown ale, not a lot of head on it and has a medium brown color.

Smell: Sweet but no distinguishable aroma.

Taste: Exactly what you expect from a brown ale. A malty, not hoppy, sweet flavor.

Mouthfeel: That great taste that's almost like a better, cleaner New Castle sticks with you for a little while extra making you want another sip after it fades.

Overall: This is an above average beer. The head on it isn't so great and the smell, I wish was stronger but it tastes great and has a really good presence about it.

Serving type: on-tap

04-11-2014 06:21:04 | More by Tyler_Sly
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TheSleepyMonkey

Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

03-30-2014 02:50:12 | More by TheSleepyMonkey
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trebbates

Texas

3/5  rDev -14.8%

03-23-2014 22:21:31 | More by trebbates
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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

03-20-2014 01:34:23 | More by IdrinkGas
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Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

03-12-2014 18:19:19 | More by Brinks
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Nebraska

3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

03-09-2014 01:35:14 | More by RDW
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EagleTalon

Arkansas

2.99/5  rDev -15.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Bottled on date is December 11, 2013. Pours out to a quickly dissipating head and pale brown color. Aroma is very weak, there is some honey and nuts in there. Flavor is very subtle and laid back, reminds me of a homebrew with a bit of a twang and slight oxidation note of cardboard. Not bad but not good either. No real fresh malt or hops evident. Balanced bitter and sweet so another plus for being on style. Mouthfeel is light and CO2 is appropriately restrained. Overall a boring brown, drinkable but not exciting in the least. Think Southern Pecan without the pecans. Beats a Newcastle, though!

Serving type: bottle

03-07-2014 23:01:48 | More by EagleTalon
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Tennessee

3/5  rDev -14.8%

03-06-2014 14:43:42 | More by swgwilt
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Alabama

3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

02-24-2014 20:58:30 | More by Dracarys
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kjmass

Maryland

3/5  rDev -14.8%

02-18-2014 02:53:39 | More by kjmass
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Louisiana

3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

02-14-2014 03:26:20 | More by animal69
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gtank

California

3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

02-13-2014 22:49:06 | More by gtank
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North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

02-13-2014 16:01:28 | More by maketheheartglad
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markjarema11

Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

02-05-2014 19:36:40 | More by markjarema11
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Alberta (Canada)

2.75/5  rDev -21.9%

01-28-2014 01:42:52 | More by mattsander
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Mississippi

3/5  rDev -14.8%

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Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -14.8%

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Mississippi

3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

01-14-2014 20:42:37 | More by jkermitj
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Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -29%

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Florida

4/5  rDev +13.6%

01-05-2014 17:16:27 | More by ninaturner
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Alabama

3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

01-03-2014 14:59:15 | More by Golden32
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Boone757

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

12-30-2013 01:26:27 | More by Boone757
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Mississippi

3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

12-24-2013 23:25:25 | More by Summer92
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Truck Stop Honey Brown Ale from Back Forty Beer Co.
80 out of 100 based on 135 ratings.