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Mill Street Tankhouse Ale - Mill Street Brew Pub

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Mill Street Tankhouse AleMill Street Tankhouse Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

315 Ratings
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Ratings: 315
Reviews: 174
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 11.73%
Wants: 8
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mill Street Brew Pub visit their website
Ontario, Canada

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Like traditional pale ales, Tankhouse Ale has a deep copper-red colour. We use five different malts to produce a complex malty texture. The most dominant character of our Pale Ale is the hop. The spicy Cascades is used to give an assertive hop flavour, aroma and bitterness to our ale. The result is a satisfying and complex-tasting beer. Our brewmaster developed this recipe 20 years ago and it has remained his favorite drink of choice.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-13-2003)
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3.25/5  rDev -13.3%

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3.75/5  rDev 0%

07-02-2014 21:46:47 | More by ToddMopps
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kevinlater

Ontario (Canada)

3.73/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

on-tap at the rex jazz bar in toronto

a: deep & vibrant clear copper

s: caramel, toasted malts, slight grapefruit

t: caramel & toasted malts up front, then a punch of grapefruit and its accompanying bitterness. very tasty

m: medium body, light-to-medium carbonation. a bit creamy

o: a really solid ale that i can come back to often

Serving type: on-tap

07-01-2014 22:54:51 | More by kevinlater
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smakawhat

Maryland

3.83/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from the bottle into a nonic pint glass.

Deep copper amber color, dark but very crystal clear to see through with a nice amber crystal dark color. Head is light off tan to white, four fingers tall and souffle like retention. Nice looking brew.

Notes of biscuit and toast with a faint caramel sweetness. Really hints toward an amber style with the caramel sweetness here. Nice light toasty grains to go with it.

Classic straightforward amber. A little lighter on the malt and feel with a touch of wetness slightly. Mild herbal tea like hop bent on the finish and a pinch of grapefruit rind like zest. Some nice faint caramel and grainy toast round out a bit.

It's a straight forward simple amber, that's decent, but not earth shattering. Not much to really say about it, but I also can't find anything really faulty, weak, or wrong with it either.

Serving type: bottle

07-01-2014 20:14:37 | More by smakawhat
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3.75/5  rDev 0%

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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

06-29-2014 12:59:37 | More by avisong
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Alberta (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

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Ontario (Canada)

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3.75/5  rDev 0%

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Ontario (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

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Ontario (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

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New Brunswick (Canada)

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British Columbia (Canada)

3.83/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: Rich coppery amber hue, fluffy off-white head with good retention.

Smell: Clean, mild scent of fruit, spices, malts and hops.

Taste: Black pepper and lots of spiciness, particularly up front. Richly malty, and some nice fruity notes. Bitterness starts out medium-strong and becomes quite assertive in the aftertaste.

Mouthfeel: Quite crisp, medium-bodied and smooth.

Overall: Very good. Nothing jumps out at me as a wow factor, but this is certainly an above average beer.

Serving type: bottle

05-04-2014 07:36:18 | More by Eric_Standard
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Ontario (Canada)

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Saskatchewan (Canada)

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Mill Street Tankhouse Ale from Mill Street Brew Pub
85 out of 100 based on 315 ratings.