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Montana Trout Slayer Wheat Ale - Big Sky Brewing Company

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Montana Trout Slayer Wheat AleMontana Trout Slayer Wheat Ale

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BA SCORE
82
good

687 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 687
Reviews: 297
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 13.61%
Wants: 25
Gots: 45 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Big Sky Brewing Company visit their website
Montana, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Bitterbill on 09-12-2007

Trout Slayer is a filtered wheat ale, fermented at cool temperatures, making it a smooth drinkable session beer. Brewed with Palisade, Glacier, and Mt. Hood hops, this straw colored beer is sure to please any craft beer drinker.
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3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

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3/5  rDev -16.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

This one pours more of a high karat golden color with a very lively thick and rich long live had that settles very slowing leaving more off a pillowy lacing than actual lace. This is a 3D lacing that is about 1/4 inch thick. This one is also exceptionally clear for such a style. I would expect more clouding than this.

The nose is weak with sweet malts and mild hops with apples and bread in the mix.

The taste is rather bitter for this style and the hops are far more prevalent here than in nose. the sweet malt is subdued and makes its presence known in the finish.

The mouthfeel is a little watery for this style as well. nothing remarkable here.

Overall a drinkable if not exceptional beer. This one paired well with a traditional Jamaican Jerked chicken at a spicy level.

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3.52/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Picked this up as a mix and match sixer, pretty excited since the first Big Sky product I had completely shattered my expectations. Side poured from the bottle into a Sam Adams glass with standard vigor.

Appearance - Pours a very transparent straw yellow with a decent one finger soapy head. Leaves a little bit of lacing, head dissipates pretty fast.

Smell - A little bit of wheat, a little bit of spices and hop aroma, Fairly faint smell overall, nothing too overwhelming.\

Taste - Some wheat and spices are at the front of the drink. There are some bready notes and a bit of malts. Like the smell, there is not anything too overpowering here.

Mouthfeel - Finishes clean and a little bitter from the hops. Refreshing.

Overall - Not a bad brew. Not great, but not bad. Plenty of other brews of this style are much better for the same money. Its worth a try, but I wouldn't get too wound up about it.

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3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

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Montana Trout Slayer Wheat Ale from Big Sky Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 687 ratings.