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Mill Street Lemon Tea Ale - Mill Street Brew Pub

Mill Street Lemon Tea AleMill Street Lemon Tea Ale

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130 Ratings
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Ratings: 130
Reviews: 70
rAvg: 3.37
pDev: 17.51%


Brewed by:
Mill Street Brew Pub visit their website
Ontario, Canada

Style | ABV
Herbed / Spiced Beer |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Sunset-coloured (orangey-amber) slightly sweet, malty palate with dry lemon-tea finish. Beer made with addition of Black tea leaves and lemon in aging tank. Very smooth and quenching; unfiltered.

(Beer added by: CAMRAhardliner on 05-18-2009)
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hotsudge

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -11%

10-06-2012 19:23:21 | More by hotsudge
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DenisKolkin

Ontario (Canada)

3.44/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

500 ml can from LCBO into a pint glass. I picked this up on a whim, feeling like something a bit different.

Appearance- Hazy, dark golden color, kind of like a darker hefeweizen. Impressive 1.5 fingers of head with great retention. Leaves a creamy white head, with a nice fluffy cap. Good lacing on glass.

Smell - Iced Tea, Lemon, Other citrus, maybe a hint of orange, oh and did I mention lemon?

Taste - It tastes like what it says it is. Crossed between lemon iced teas and beer, but not in a sickly sweet sort of way. Again lemon and maybe orange peel in there.

Mouthfeel - Carbonation is noticeable, but this works since I think this is best served very cold. Very nice and refreshing and not too thin tasting.

Overall - Very enjoyable and not overly sweet. Perfectly refreshing on a hot summer day and plenty of flavor available as well.

Serving type: can

10-08-2013 01:09:16 | More by DenisKolkin
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Alberta (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev +3.9%

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Virginia

2.09/5  rDev -38%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Tall boy can. I was fairly convinced this would be horrible, but it's not that bad. This is not to say that it's particularly good. If I hadn't known this was 'lemon tea' I might not have noticed those flavors, but they are definitely there albeit subtle. The tea is in the initial taste while the finish is a standard, somewhat aqueous lager.

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2.91/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.75

Pours a clear gold colour with a nice chunky head that quickly dissipated into nothing, leaving behind no lace. Smells of iced tea, lemon, and wheat beer. Apparently, they used a blend of orange pekoe and earl grey to make this beer. I could taste the earl grey. Reminded me of when I drank earl grey tea as a kid because of Jean Luc Picard in Star Trek. Strong lemon aroma, with some grainy malts and tea leaves. Tastes a little stronger than it smells. Like someone mixed in lemon iced tea with a rather boring hefeweizen. I could see myself drinking this on a hot summers day after mowing the lawn. Then again, I could also have an iced tea after mowing the lawn as well. Would I drink it again? If it were offered. Would I buy it again? No.

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This is a featured summer beer at my store. I'm a big fan of Mill Street so I have high hopes for this beer.

The beer pours a dark orange-brown that looks very much like real iced tea. The smell is also just that - tea predominantly with some light beer aromas. The taste is really nice - it's like iced earl grey tea with some extra bitterness thrown in.

Excellent beer on the whole - super refreshing and very tasty. If you like beer and tea, this is a no brainer. Coors Light Iced T can eat its heart out.

Serving type: can

06-22-2013 07:19:42 | More by Olek4374
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Mill Street Lemon Tea Ale from Mill Street Brew Pub
77 out of 100 based on 130 ratings.