Smoked Mai Bock
Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co.

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From:
Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co.
 
California, United States
Style:
Smoked Beer
ABV:
7.8%
Score:
Needs more ratings
Avg:
3.7 | pDev: 10%
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
9
Status:
Retired
Rated:
Nov 14, 2015
Added:
Feb 08, 2015
Wants:
  0
Gots:
  1
SCORE
n/a
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Notes: None
Recent ratings and reviews.
Ratings by random846:
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Rated by random846 from California

4.03/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Feb 21, 2015
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Rated: 2.91 by nmann08 from Virginia

Nov 14, 2015
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Reviewed by popery from California

3.18/5  rDev -14.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3
The color is a light amber gold. Pretty cloudy. Smallish white creamy head. The aroma is lightly smoky. There’s some nice doughy malt flavor with a caramel sweetness. Definite hit of booze. A little bubblegum. Mild spice and a touch of citrus. Taste similarly has some alcohol harshness, which sticks out as the beer is otherwise pretty soft and sweet. Smoke is still mild. The malt is soft and doughy. Fairly sweet. Feel is a bit sticky. I’ve liked most of what I’ve tried from Tahoe Mountain, but this is a miss.
Aug 01, 2015
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Reviewed by JandJMD from Maryland

3.94/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4
It looks like this bottle is about a year or so old. Code is 2014109, so I assume April 2014.

Kind of a ruddy brown color. Light white head with some foam when you give it a good pour.
The initial smell makes it clear there is some bourbon about to come across in the taste.
You can tell its a lager, but not too heavy on the smoke. I wouldn't have know it was smoked malt if the bottle didn't say, but I'm not a smoke beer guy typically.
I think the bourbon flavor works really well and doesn't overpower anything.

Nice beer.
Jul 20, 2015
 
Rated: 3.64 by travolta from California

Jul 07, 2015
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Reviewed by ICMTM from California

3.85/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75
This basically tasted like bourbon with hints of smoke and barley. The bottle says drink at 50-55 degrees but I'd even say 60. Once it warms the booziness goes away leaving you with bourbon and a hint of wood. Since this a bourbon barrel aged lager it's very light bodied. This would be a decent beer to have in the warmer months.
May 27, 2015
 
Rated: 3.79 by GRG1313 from California

Mar 15, 2015
 
Rated: 3.85 by brywhite from California

Mar 05, 2015
 
Rated: 4.08 by define333 from California

Mar 01, 2015
Smoked Mai Bock from Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.7 out of 5 with 9 ratings