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Towhead - Mother's Brewing Company

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77 Ratings
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Ratings: 77
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 3.45
pDev: 14.2%
Wants: 1
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mother's Brewing Company visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Marrying the best elements of traditional German golden ales and classic Midwestern wheats, this American Blonde lives up to Mother’s expectations. Towhead is refreshingly light-bodied with flavor that won’t quit. It starts slightly sweet with hints of fruit and finishes with the faintest hop kiss that’ll leave you reaching for another. And another.

Towhead is Mother’s little blonde baby. We've captured a subtle blend of sweet, fruity flavors—well suited for close examination yet balanced enough to go down smooth, clean, and crisp when you just want something cold and tasty.

21 IBU

(Beer added by: htomsirveaux on 03-20-2012)
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Ratings: 77 | Reviews: 13 | Display Reviews Only:
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Kpitevl

Missouri

3/5  rDev -13%

11-30-2013 15:41:56 | More by Kpitevl
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kustard

Illinois

2.5/5  rDev -27.5%

11-27-2013 03:37:09 | More by kustard
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lupercmda

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

10-25-2013 03:51:38 | More by lupercmda
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thefluker

Missouri

2.75/5  rDev -20.3%

10-14-2013 22:27:32 | More by thefluker
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Punisher

Missouri

3/5  rDev -13%

10-10-2013 23:25:46 | More by Punisher
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MissChristine8124

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

09-06-2013 22:40:05 | More by MissChristine8124
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Bsetz

Missouri

3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

08-29-2013 23:56:59 | More by Bsetz
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InfragilisBrew

Illinois

3/5  rDev -13%

08-25-2013 17:41:48 | More by InfragilisBrew
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dpottsy3

Missouri

4/5  rDev +15.9%

07-25-2013 18:44:11 | More by dpottsy3
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jmccullough108

Missouri

4/5  rDev +15.9%

07-10-2013 01:24:52 | More by jmccullough108
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pascilla

Nebraska

3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

07-02-2013 01:34:29 | More by pascilla
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jroberts8811

Missouri

2.5/5  rDev -27.5%

06-19-2013 00:14:15 | More by jroberts8811
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Gerred

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

06-02-2013 23:54:45 | More by Gerred
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J_Dub

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

05-24-2013 01:57:09 | More by J_Dub
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justforrazors

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

05-10-2013 01:35:30 | More by justforrazors
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pointone

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

05-01-2013 01:25:41 | More by pointone
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BryanCarey

Texas

3.33/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Golden/ straw in color with the faint aroma of pale malt and light spice, this beer has a slightly hazy body and a good pour creates a small amount of foam with tiny bubbles. The foam level isn’t impressive, but it is adequate and it does leave some lacing as you drink.

This beer offers a smooth taste that combines pale malt, biscuits, grains, and a little bit of grassiness. There is a slight bitterness in the finish, the body is crisp, and the texture is creamy. The bitterness is short- lived, however, as the beer quickly returns to the taste of sweet malt.

This is a very easy- drinking beer that makes a good choice when you want a craft beer that isn’t too complex, too filling, or too overdone. It’s a good session beer overall and it makes a good choice when you want a more thirst- quenching brew on a hot summer day.

Serving type: bottle

03-13-2013 04:32:49 | More by BryanCarey
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Codyk23

Missouri

4/5  rDev +15.9%

03-04-2013 21:26:48 | More by Codyk23
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Goosehunter75

Missouri

3.11/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

A - Poured a golden honey with lots of bubbles and a 2 finger fluffy white head

S - Very little smell. Very light malt smell is about it

T - Biscuity, malty, grassy. Sweet with a dry finish.

M - Very light but dry. Easy to drink

O - A very drinkable beer. Could easily sit down and put down several.

Serving type: bottle

02-27-2013 01:26:06 | More by Goosehunter75
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sgttibbs

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

02-26-2013 15:19:55 | More by sgttibbs
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pooogy

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

02-22-2013 02:42:24 | More by pooogy
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Stoshua

Missouri

3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

02-17-2013 17:18:13 | More by Stoshua
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Mnewcomer1219

Oklahoma

3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

01-25-2013 22:08:54 | More by Mnewcomer1219
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CBrotherton

Kansas

3.24/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

12 oz pour into a pint glass.

A - Golden brown appearance with minimal lacing; minimal carbonation. Head was 1" on pour and dissipated to 1/8" quickly.
S - No discernible smell. Neutral. 3 for not having an unpleasant odor.
T - Wheaty and sweet, short finish. Was hoping for a more flavorful taste. Still above average.
M - Minimal carbonation on the front and sides of the tongue. Not a whole lot going on with this brew.
O - Not too impressed with this brew. It was pleasant and didn't offer much outside the taste and that was short.

Serving type: bottle

01-23-2013 02:41:29 | More by CBrotherton
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superspak

Michigan

3.68/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 ounce bottle into pint glass, bottled on 8/12/2012. Pours lightly hazy golden straw color with a 1-2 finger fairly dense white head with great retention, that reduces to a small cap that lingers. Spotty foamy lacing clings to the glass, with a good amount of streaming carbonation. Aromas of lemon, pear, grass, cracker, floral, bready grain, wheat, and black pepper spiciness. Nice and pleasant aromas with good strength and balance. Taste of lemon, apple, pear, cracker, grass, floral, bready grain, wheat, herbal, and peppery spiciness. Lingering notes of light fruits, cracker, grass, floral, bready grain, herbal, and peppery spiciness on the finish for a bit. Nice flavor balance with solid hop flavor complexity; more hoppy than malty; with zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium-high carbonation and medium bodied; with a very smooth and crisp mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is very well hidden with almost zero warming noticed after the finish. Overall this is a good blonde ale style. Light, yet nicely hoppy and flavorful; and extremely smooth to drink as expected. Typical well executed blonde; nicely enjoyable stuff.

Serving type: bottle

01-17-2013 04:57:50 | More by superspak
Towhead from Mother's Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 77 ratings.