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Scream Time Action Beer - Thunder Road Brewing Company

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Scream Time Action Beer
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 1
Avg: 3.05
pDev: n/a
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Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Style | ABV
Cream Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Beer added by: lacqueredmouse on 08-15-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 1
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3.05/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

OK, I'll bite: I like the name. Something of a confusing beer, however. The Local Taphouse (where I had it) classified it as a Cream Ale—Thunder Road goes no further than saying it's an "Action Beer", and that they've "thrown the rulebooks and style guides away".

Pours a very clear, bright golden colour with a fine but relatively insubstantial head of white. Good body and look to it. Not bad.

Nose is slightly grainy, with hints of green, sweaty organics. A bit of faint underripe honeydew melon. Very bland, but not unpleasant, again.

Taste is odd, with a woody funk of Pride of Ringwood, mingled with some softer notes of vanilla. Over all this is a strange meatiness of flavour, almost like rotisserie chicken. A slight cleansing bitterness comes through on the back, but it's slightly unsavoury, like a generic Aussie Pale Ale, or (god-forbid) macro lager. Clean enough to drink, but you feel a bit dirty doing so.

A rather inauspicious start for Thunder Road in my book. I hear tell that this was just a batch of beer brewed to test out their equipment. I hope their regular range is more exciting.

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Scream Time Action Beer from Thunder Road Brewing Company
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