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Train Wreck Ale | Mountain Town Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Mountain Town Brewing Co.
Michigan, United States
mountaintownbrew.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by tubacharlie on 03-21-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#41,832
Reviews:
46
Ratings:
191
pDev:
17.2%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
2
Gots:
41
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 191 |  Reviews: 46
Photo of Lonewolfwmv
2.2/5  rDev -35.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Photo of travelguy
4.02/5  rDev +17.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of rmarquardt17
2.29/5  rDev -33.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of Vanzomeran
2.8/5  rDev -18.4%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Hayes86
3.42/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Tatara
3.63/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dd53grif
3.85/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Excellent brew. Maple syrup and honey set it up. Pretty strong (8.2%) but smooth.

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Photo of krome
3.5/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of 94rocker1
3.39/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of psmith161
3.83/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of NateMac13
3/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Dope
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of RAFH
3.39/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Benjolovesbeer
5/5  rDev +45.8%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of MidwestBA
3.5/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ikidunot
4.03/5  rDev +17.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Victory_Sabre1973
3.57/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This beer pours an amber color. The nose has a hint of sweetness to it. The head was minimal, but you do see the bubbles from the carbonation. The taste is interesting. I get some bitterness to it. Slight sweetness, very sight. Not bad.

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Photo of Lukass
3.42/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of AdamSteve
3.73/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of carlborch
3.54/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

From a 12-oz bottle it pours a brilliant amber-red and develops a creamy, pocketed, tan, 1-inch head. Malt and honey on the nose and palate with modest bitterness in the lingering. Medium body. Very faint maple syrup taste - I would not have found/identified it without the label's suggestion. Some lace does develop. The alcohol is not evident on the palate. As such the ale may have a surprise head-effect. I do not expect to seek this ale again this year, but would not decline if offered.

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Photo of Danielr26
2.63/5  rDev -23.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of BeerOps
3.6/5  rDev +5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of icemanexit
3.4/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Red5StandingBy
3.33/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of MikeZ9654
3.38/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Not bad. I was afraid I the maple syrup but it wasn't that strong.

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Train Wreck Ale from Mountain Town Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.43 out of 5 with 191 ratings
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