Worcester's Bravest | Wormtown Brewery

Your Rating: None
Want it   Got it 
13 Ratings

Brewed by:
Wormtown Brewery
Massachusetts, United States

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by StrangeBrewer76 on 05-11-2010

Bros Score:
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 13 |  Reviews: 4
Photo of dfecteau
2.58/5  rDev -28.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of bpk59
3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

Photo of batt6343
4/5  rDev +10.2%

Photo of JasonHaviland
3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

Photo of JKV96
4/5  rDev +10.2%

Photo of BigOldOaf
3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of MalKen
3/5  rDev -17.4%

Photo of Dope
4.75/5  rDev +30.9%

Photo of Kevincredible
4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

Photo of BennyL1
2.98/5  rDev -17.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Got a growler fill of this about a week ago, finally got some time to sit down and enjoy it. Served into a SA Perfect Pint glass. Nice pop upon opening.

A - Worcester's Bravest pours a very hazy straw color with a decent sized foamy white head. A touch of lacing along the glass.

S - Nose is mostly made up of some slight citrus notes with some yeast notes. A bit of grain in there as well.

T - A bit of orange peel with a slight hop bitterness. Light sweetness and a bit of wheat component as well.

M - Light bodied and highly carbonated. Boderline watery.

O - Refreshing, but rather bland beer. I've enjoyed the other Wormtown beers I've had, this one however was rather disappointing.

 696 characters

Photo of rudzud
3.17/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3.5

On tap at Peppercorns

A - Nice hazy straw appearance with a fluffy one finger head that left medium lacing down the sides of the glass.

S - Very, very light citrus notes as well as yest. Not picking up on much of anything.

T - Watery citrus resulting in what seems like almost a "held back" or muted taste. Kind of bland.

M - Watery, light carbonation.

D - Goes down easy but but almost like a generic macro brew. Pretty shocked at this one by Wormtown. I guess I can't love them all.

 490 characters

Photo of jlindros
3.98/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had on tap @ Prezo in Milford, MA.

A: Huge head forces a long pour, big fluffy and white, over hazy golden wheat yellow color.

N: Nose has some wheat, a little fruit (almost blueberry like), Belgian wit spices aromas, toasty even. A little banana and Belgian wheat malts.

T: Also starts with toasty bready malts, some bitterness with a touch of earthy hops, saison like dry flavors, a little wheat and more wit like spices, Belgian malts, and a touch of yeast. A slight banana and lemon flavors as well.

M: Medium to lighter body with good carbonation.

F: Slightly bitter on teh finish, with spicy hop, long dry saison spice taste, some toasty and Belgian malts, more yeasty bready malts too, some rustic saison dry flavors as well.

 737 characters

Photo of StrangeBrewer76
4.01/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A - Completely hazy with suspended yeast, straw-golden color with a medium density head that settles to a thin skim with decent but minimal lacing.

S - Slightly spicy and wheaty with a mild orange peel note. All are subtle but inviting.

T - Like the smell this is wheaty, orangey and yeasty but very light. Ethanol in the finish balances with the yeast to end remarkably cleanly, encouraging another sip.

M - Small, crisp bubbles in this effervesent beer nucleate on the tongue rather than in the glass making the mouthfeel exceptionally light with a clean, neutral finish.

D - When this beer is at it's coldest the carbonation can seem a little sharp but as it warms, all limitations are self-imposed.

 714 characters

Worcester's Bravest from Wormtown Brewery
Beer rating: 3.63 out of 5 with 13 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.