Twain's Milkbone IPA | Twain's Billiards and Tap

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Brewed by:
Twain's Billiards and Tap
Georgia, United States
twains.net

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by RustyDiamond on 10-02-2009

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Ratings:
3
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.43
pDev:
26.24%
 
 
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Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 2
Reviews by ChainGangGuy:
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4.05/5  rDev +18.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Appearance: Well-hazed, deep mahogany-hued body with a 3/4 inch-high head of creamy-looking, off-white foam.

Smell: Aroma smelling of caramel-covered bread crusts with milder, more subtle hints of earthiness and fruity citrus.

Taste: Sweet, sugary dark caramel maltiness with some nice toasty tones to it. Medium-plus sweetness. Citrusy, earthy hop character with a medium amount of bitterness. It's definitely more malt-forward than many India Pale Ales out there these days. Finishes smooth and bittersweet.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied. Medium-light carbonation. Smooth mouthfeel.

Drinkability: A fine IPA sported a very firm malt backbone, making for a smooth, well-balanced brew, though devoted hopheads probably wouldn't be too excited about it.

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3.53/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

New Twain's IPA served in a 20 oz imperial pint glass. Bright, copper in appearance with good clarity. Off-white finger of froth. Subtle aroma of citrus and bready malt. Nice and fragrant hop bouquet. Citrus on the nose, with a dash of the sweet. Nutty maltiness in the middle, finishing very clean. Nicely balanced and one of the more maltier IPAs I've had in a while. At first, I thought this was a highly dosed ESB, but certainly leans more toward an IPA.

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Photo of jophish17
2/5  rDev -41.7%

Twain's Milkbone IPA from Twain's Billiards and Tap
3.43 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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