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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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647 Ratings

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Ratings: 647
Reviews: 291
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 13.89%
Wants: 22
Gots: 28 | 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:
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.

(Beer added by: Bitterbill on 09-12-2007)
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3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

Deatherage, Jun 08, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

2GOOFY, Jun 08, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

i4ourgot, Jun 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev +11.1%

pathead, Jun 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

dradair, Jun 05, 2014
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

LADYBEAST, May 24, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

SuperMario, May 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev +11.1%

afsdan, May 21, 2014
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3/5  rDev -16.7%

MattXT, May 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

thebigredone, May 19, 2014
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4/5  rDev +11.1%

ZachT, May 14, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

JVoyager, May 07, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

rxthree, May 06, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +18.1%

bigaddy, May 04, 2014
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3/5  rDev -16.7%

intangible, May 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev +11.1%

p-wagz, Apr 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +11.1%

ThatOneBeerGuy, Apr 29, 2014
Photo of Darkmagus82
3.13/5  rDev -13.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Poured from bottle into a pint glass

Appearance – The beer pours a clear golden color with a one finger of head of pure white foam. The fizzy head fades very rapidly leaving a moderate level of foamy lace on the sides of the glass.

Smell – The aroma of the beer is strongest of a wheat bread smell mixed with some aromas of a citrus nature. The citrus is mainly of a grapefruit and lemon smells but contains some light orange smells as well. Along with these is the faintest bit of a grassy smell.

Taste – The taste begins with a bready and slight wheat flavor with the wheat gaining strength as the taste advances on. Upfront the taste also has a light graininess to it, with very minimal sweetness. Moving on from the start however, the graininess fades out a bit and a very light orange sweetness that was detected in the nose comes to the tongue. Along with the orange citrus, other citrus flavors of a light lemon taste comes to the tongue as well. With some hay-like and grassy flavors that develop late in the taste, one is left with a very lightly citrus sweetened and moderately wheat and grassy flavor to linger on the tongue.

Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is on the on the slightly thinner side with a carbonation level that is on the higher side. For the style it is rather decent as the lighter body and higher carbonation make for a more refreshing brew all while not over-accentuating the grassy or hay flavors which would likely pull away from the drinkability.

Overall – Nothing too outstanding, but refreshing and easy drinking none the less. A sort of average wheat ale overall.

Darkmagus82, Apr 28, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

ifixufly, Apr 28, 2014
Photo of Foyle
2.88/5  rDev -20%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Appearance: pours a 1" fluffy white head that recedes quickly. Light lacing. Moderate carbonation streaming. Color is a somewhat cloudy yellow-gold
Aroma: fresh grassy wheat, lightly toasted barley, clean water, yeasty white bread
Mouthfeel: light and watery with a dry finish
Flavor: buttery white rolls, grassy wheat, some surprising bitter citrus hop flavor in the middle and finish.

Foyle, Apr 27, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

tem3175, Apr 26, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

phishterrrrrrr88, Apr 25, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

Inglewood, Apr 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

capuchinpilates, Apr 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

DaveMiller, Apr 13, 2014
Montana Trout Slayer Wheat Ale from Big Sky Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 647 ratings.