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Three Blind Mice - Mother's Brewing Company

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157 Ratings
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Ratings: 157
Reviews: 29
rAvg: 3.49
pDev: 14.61%
Wants: 2
Gots: 20 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mother's Brewing Company visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Altbier |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Three Blind Mice is inspired by our favorite qualities from English brown ales, German altbiers, and Irish reds. Mother’s trio of beer connoisseurs sipped away many a night, working to find this ideal combination. Mother’s beautiful brown beer is medium-bodied with caramel, toffee, and subtle chocolate malt flavors—all balanced by moderate hop notes and a clean, dry finish.

Three Blind Mice combines components of several malty beers for the unique brown beer experience you've been missing. After lots of research to find the perfect styles for our base, the clear winners were the lighter body and caramel characters of Irish red ales, the soft chocolate and toffee flavors from English brown ales, and the hop component and balance of German altbiers. We used traditional elements from each beer style and added our own touch for one incredible brown beer.

24 IBU

(Beer added by: MarzenMan on 05-22-2011)
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4.5/5  rDev +28.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Had this beer on tap while in Branson, MO.
Pours nicely dark brown with a nice sized head. Has a nice caramel aroma and some chocolate which carries over into the taste. Carmel malt dominates the flavor. Finishes with a slight bitterness which I found quite pleasant. Not super complex brew, very drinkable (to quote another Missouri brewery). I would buy again.

Ed_Johnson, Aug 20, 2012
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4/5  rDev +14.6%

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4/5  rDev +14.6%

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Domino, Aug 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Nice dark brown ale. Smell malty. Malty, a little sweet and very slight hopping. Malt profile more biscuity, sticky and sweet than roasty. I'll be looking for this come fall.

Again no clear style for this beer. They're calling it an alt/english brown/irish red cross. Reminded me most of an alt.

MarzenMan, May 22, 2011
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4/5  rDev +14.6%

MNPikey, May 11, 2014
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4/5  rDev +14.6%

Wonderfully malty mixture of goodness. The matinees features are complex with what seems to be a layering of flavors. Simultaneously, the brew has a moderate mouthfeel and finishes lightly.
I'm a fan!

William_B, Sep 16, 2014
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Three Blind Mice from Mother's Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 157 ratings.