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Blueberry Thunderstorm | Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery

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Brewed by:
Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery
Minnesota, United States | website

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.60%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by feloniousmonk on 08-15-2007

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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5
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4
pDev:
5.5%
 
 
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Photo of Chriscrundwell12
3.65/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured on tap inot a 10 oz snifter glass at Town Hall Brew Pub.

A- Mirky, redish maroon color, slight carbonation, very hazy, nice appearance.
S- Smells very unique, blueberries right away, fairly sweet aroma.
T- Taste is very unique as well, blueberries, slight tartness, carbonation is evident.
M- Medium Mouthfeel, nice carbonation, nice tarty bite to it. Very refreshing.
O- Delicious fruit beer, I was a little let down with the taste, was expecting something different from the aroma, but still was a treat to taste this beer.

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Photo of kbutler1
4.05/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Draft. Wow, what a special treat! This one wasn't on the board or the menu. Pours a very hazy purple opaque color with a head that is slightly tinted blue/purple. Farily strong sweet blueberry aroma. The taste is pretty amazing and like nothing I have had before but you better like blueberries if you are drinking this. Sweet subtle blueberry flavors pretty much dominate the flavor profile. Medium mouthfeel. Good lace. A nice refreshing beer.

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Photo of gatornation
4/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

was told this was a new batch upon ordering @MTHB came in a 10 oz seving with little head and a lilac ring and light blueish color..smell was apples and blueberries with malt and honey..taste was tart and crisp with lots off fruit..2nd big flavor to me was honey it was a nice blend..mouth feel was thin/medium but it was crisp and refreshing..very drinkable on a sunny crisp cool ady..as most MTNB brews i liked it

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Photo of mothman
4.33/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

New batch at Town Hall

Poured into a chalice.

Served with a small white head. Color is a blueberry purple. Very nice appearance.

Aroma: Blueberries, lemongrass, fruits with some citrus, wheat, and honey.

Taste: Sweet, yet a bit tart. The blueberries are very fresh. Lemongrass, wheat, honey. A lot like the regular thunderstorm. I also detect a bit of mint flavors.

Mouthfeel: Crisp and refreshing. Medium bodied with a medium amount of carbonation. Ends dry and fruity.

Overall, this beer is awesome. Very drinkable and my glass did not last long. I was very impressed with the addition of the blueberries on this one. A must try.

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Photo of feloniousmonk
3.97/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The Thunderstorm honey & lemongrass ale, infused and aged with 13 pounds of blueberries.

A 10 ounce serving in a snifter. Full blown purple, with little head.

Tart & fruity nose, big, sweet, & rosy.

Crisp and bold up on top, but thins out a bit after awhile. It's everything if claims to be, Thunderstorm with blueberries. Loads of fruit punch, then an alcoholic kick.

That's as far as my notes go...a very nice brew, worth the trying. And savoring.

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Blueberry Thunderstorm from Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery
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