1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

400 Honey Ale - Titletown Brewing Company

Not Rated.
400 Honey Ale
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
BA SCORE
78
okay

13 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 13
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.15
pDev: 14.6%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Titletown Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-26-2003)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | Likes | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 13 | Reviews: 5 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by matjack85:
Photo of matjack85
2.35/5  rDev -25.4%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Had this on tap at the Titletown Brewery as part of a sampler flight of 9 beers.

The beer poured out a cloudy honey gold color with just a thin white rim for a head that left no lacing.

There was virtually no smell to this beer - very disappointing.

This was a surprisingly hoppy and spicy beer for something called a honey ale. There is a trace of honey in here and it's made with three different roasted malts, but the spicy rye and bitter hops dominate the flavor. It's interesting, but not all that flavorful considering all the ingredients.

The raspberry honey gives it enough body to qualify as medium bodied, and the medium to high carbonation keeps it refreshing, I just wish it had more flavor and honey-like sweetness.

More User Reviews:
Photo of DaPeculierDane
2.42/5  rDev -23.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Light copper colored with a thin white head, minimal carbonation, and only slight lacing. Aroma consists faintly of sweet honey and light malts. Taste is also light but includes some sweet powdered candy fruit flavors as well as a touch of honey. No hops to speak of. Mouthfeel is light, sweet, and smooth. Drinkability is high but interest is low.

Photo of cmwilliq
3/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of KTCamm
3.1/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Beer two of the sampler. Poured clear golden yellow, a tad darker than the canadeo gold. Honey presence throughout but not overly sweet - still sweet overtones. Stays smooth. Stronger hop picked up, but still not overpowering. Good drinkability, though wouldn't be my first choice for a full pint.

Photo of DCdevyl78
2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

Photo of rayj212
3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of northcoastwolf
3.35/5  rDev +6.3%

Photo of s_wit
3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of ThurstonHowell3
3.75/5  rDev +19%

Photo of jimbotrost
3.83/5  rDev +21.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Sampled this beer at the brewpub as part of the sampler platter. The pour was a copper color, light, with a small white head and low carbonation, all nice. The aroma was brimming with crystal malt. The flavor was big for something with a honey in the name, sweet from the crystal and full bodied from the honey. A slight syrupyness was there towards the middle of the finish and the sweetness returned before slowly going away. Nice beer

Photo of yooper920
3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of elNopalero
3.15/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

This pours a tan golden color with thin foam. There’s a light, honeyed aroma to it. A rounded flavor on the sweet side with minimal hopping comes through with each sip. Fairly one-note but it has its place. Although that place won’t be in my glass again! Zing!

Photo of ZEB89
3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

400 Honey Ale from Titletown Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.