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Mid Mountain Mild Ale - Epic Brewing Company

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Mid Mountain Mild AleMid Mountain Mild Ale

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65 Ratings
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Ratings: 65
Reviews: 35
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 13.79%
Wants: 6
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Epic Brewing Company visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Mild Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This extremely pleasant to drink ale has very minimal hop addition. The delicate Mt. Hood hops give it a smooth body with a bit of nuttiness and a slightly sweet malt at the end. This sessionable ale has some wonderful vanilla and honey notes that are well balanced throughout the drink.

(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 03-17-2011)
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WoodBrew

Illinois

3.41/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

The Mid Mountain Mile Ale is just that a mild tasty beer that would be perfect with....everything! The Chicken Man who is eventually moving to the land of Utah provided this morsel. The beer poured a hazy copper with foamy head that is leaving a lace. The scent is very faint almost non-descript. The taste is very well balanced between malt and bittering hops. The mouthfeel is lighter in body with good carbonation. Overall this is a solid beer that is very sessionable.

Serving type: bottle

07-24-2014 02:24:26 | More by WoodBrew
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afsdan

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

07-22-2014 23:37:02 | More by afsdan
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spoony

Colorado

3.53/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.5

From a 650 to a nonic. Reviewed from notes dated June 18, 2014.

A-The beer pours a brassy, golden color. It is clear with about one and one-half fingers of tan head. The retention is so-so and the head leaves minimal lacing. The beer is still looking in the glass.

S-The aroma is composed of a caramel sweetness, some dusty, musty wet husk flavors, and wet grain. It is simple and approachable, but not impressive.

T-The taste is similar to the smell with light caramel flavor, some raisin-like sweetness, and a wet, musty grain flavor. There is a bit of bread dough in the mid-palate and a vague, almost-hoppy bitterness on the finish.

M-The carbonation is on the smooth side and lasts on the palate. Heft is medium.

O-This brew won't win any awards, but I would not turn one down if I was in the mood for something simple and drinkable. The mouthfeel is probably the highpoint since the smell and taste are somewhat uninspiring. Criticisms aside, there would be nothing wrong with sharing a few pints of this with friends at a bar.

Serving type: bottle

07-15-2014 04:13:17 | More by spoony
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threedaggers

Kentucky

3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

07-12-2014 14:04:14 | More by threedaggers
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ltdantheman

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

06-24-2014 18:32:02 | More by ltdantheman
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Whiskeydeez

Kansas

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

06-23-2014 00:46:38 | More by Whiskeydeez
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mrcraft

California

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

06-16-2014 05:37:37 | More by mrcraft
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Comiha

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

06-13-2014 21:01:52 | More by Comiha
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homebrew311

Illinois

3.54/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours a slightly hazy orange with white head and lots of lacing. Nose starts with some dry malts followed by some biscuity character. Some mild hops round it out at the end. Taste is malt forward with very mild flavors. The base grain come through strong with light notes of sweetness which is cut by dry biscuit notes. Mouthfeel is light and highly carbonated. Overall, this is an easy drinking brew. Not sure how this is a mild though.

Serving type: on-tap

03-08-2014 22:53:03 | More by homebrew311
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benloho

Tennessee

4/5  rDev +14.9%

01-29-2014 17:12:41 | More by benloho
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Zorro

California

3.46/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Clear copper colored ale with a small white colored head.

Smells of malt and toasted grain with a little raw barley scent as well. Mild English hop scent. Mild leather and tobacco leaf.

Starts out with a hard water flavor and toasted grain taste. Mild hop bite the mineral water flavor is stronger. Toffee and roasted nuts. It is very mild but also pretty tasty anyway.

Mouthfeel is good.

Overall a tasty ale. On the mild side for sure but it is enjoyable.

Serving type: bottle

01-18-2014 00:41:55 | More by Zorro
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beergoot

Colorado

3.59/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Bottle label data: Release #31; 4.9% ABV; SLC #1181

Orange-ish body with a thin yet sticky white head and lacing. Bready and charred grain aroma; a second pour to top off the glass revealed a more fruity character and subdued maltiness. Very light grain flavor with a residual toastiness and smooth, mild hop bitterness. Light bodied; clean, crisp and dry finish.

A respectable mild malt beverage. This probably won't appeal to any IPA hop heads, but, then, this isn't the style. Relatively light in character overall but with a pleasing toasted grain and nut character that proves quite satisfying to the taste buds.

Serving type: bottle

12-28-2013 00:46:37 | More by beergoot
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StonedTrippin

Colorado

3.68/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

aside from the obvious question of how a mild makes the exponential series, this is a pretty good brew. its not what I expected though, and English mild, this is decidedly American. darker in color too, caramel, medium spectrum, heady and well carbonated. it has more than just light grain, and I appreciate immediately its diversity. there is a touch of smoke, some darker toast, and the delicacy of white wheat, all in great balance. our bottle says 4.5% abv, and it certainly doesn't seem any more than that, very drinkable and soft. not as interesting as some, but the plethora of grains makes it not boring. not sure I could session this long enough to catch a buzz, but I like its richness for the abv, and I like how smooth it finishes, flavorful and everything in good harmony. not a beer that's meant to wow you, epic has plenty of choices for that, but a good hearty mild as they go, and one I wouldn't be opposed to drinking again, especially at about 4 bucks a bomber, very appealing.

Serving type: bottle

11-26-2013 08:34:03 | More by StonedTrippin
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GeorgeH

California

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

11-13-2013 02:20:21 | More by GeorgeH
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westcoastbeerlvr

California

3/5  rDev -13.8%

10-10-2013 22:03:57 | More by westcoastbeerlvr
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Maillard

California

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

09-28-2013 12:15:14 | More by Maillard
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Mebuzzard

Colorado

3.26/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Pushing the boundary of milds at 5%, this one doesn't really seem all that English either.

As with most mild ales, this one isn't an in yo face beer. It maintains a doughy biscuitness throughout that is rather muddled. I'm not sure about this beer, it just seems to be missing depth.
No off flavors so it is easy to drink. Probably pair with a simple salad, no dressing. Not really sessionable, so not an all day beer. Would be a bit boring if it were

Serving type: on-tap

09-27-2013 18:51:49 | More by Mebuzzard
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doremite

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

07-17-2013 16:49:22 | More by doremite
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Boone757

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

07-06-2013 17:38:15 | More by Boone757
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outoffocus

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

06-23-2013 23:36:46 | More by outoffocus
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Kopfschuss

Oregon

3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

06-02-2013 02:22:39 | More by Kopfschuss
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notchucknorris

California

3.66/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Pours a hazy burnt orange color with a one finger cream colored head. Some good lace down the glass.

S: A light, bready aroma with some caramel, hazelnut, oak and maybe a hint of orange.

T: Smooth and malty with light breadiness, some lemon, a bit of grain, watered down honey and some faint grassy hops. I don't have a ton of experience with this style, but this is pretty good. Light and pretty refreshing without being too boring.

Serving type: bottle

05-15-2013 02:33:53 | More by notchucknorris
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mrshoes

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

03-15-2013 20:19:52 | More by mrshoes
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elihull

Utah

4/5  rDev +14.9%

10-20-2012 08:38:22 | More by elihull
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RblWthACoz

Pennsylvania

3.85/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Beer #49 in my great Utah Brew Hunt.

This is a pretty standard kind of mild with earthy tones and it's a pretty easy drinker overall. There is a somewhat fruity thing going on, in a mild ale, beer-ish kinda way.

Like I said: this is a pretty even keeled mild ale. Nothing really outlandish or out there, but pretty well done.

I'd say it's great to have a mild ale, but so much of the beer in Utah is 4% abv that this is actually a "heavy" beer. (Ha!)

Serving type: bottle

09-29-2012 00:28:49 | More by RblWthACoz
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Mid Mountain Mild Ale from Epic Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 65 ratings.