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Brewed by Muskoka Brewery
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Bracebridge, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 279   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   IBU: 64   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Inspired by late night stories around the fire, Muskoka Mad Tom will instantly grab your attentnion. Dry-hopped with Chinook and Centennial hops, this IPA has a vibrant aroma, depth of flavour and crisp citrusy undertow like no other. So brace yourself, and crack one open for old Mad Tom


BVery's rating

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (6840) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - NOV 12, 2012
UPDATED: JAN 1, 2014 Bottle via trade with Andrew - thanks! Slightly hazy orange pour with a soapy white head. Aroma is pine resin and mild caramel malt. Little bit of citrus also creeps in on the taste. The finish could be a little bit more balanced but it’s far from being super bitter. Quite enjoyable.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Martinus (3014) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - NOV 10, 2014
Slightly hazy amber golden colour, slight white head. Aroma of malts, raisins and tropical fruits. Sweet malty flavour, light bitter. Bitter finish, malts, hops and grass. Feels a bit old.
(from 355mL bottle @ Joris’ & Judy’s Dinner Party. Thanks for sharing, joes!)

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
biirusaikou (811) - - NOV 10, 2014
Can version, Piney hops, earthy malt, not much citrus/caramel, sticky bitter finish. OK drink but not my favorite IPA character.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radiomgb (2321) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 9, 2014
341ml bottle from the LCBO in Peterborough, Ontario. Golden orange in colour with a medium sized white head. The aroma is of citrus hop bitterness, caramel sweetness, light pine. The flavour is of citrus, caramel, moderate bitterness, pine. Finishes long with a citrus bitterness.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ed5388 (2197) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - NOV 7, 2014
12oz bottle given to me by Pizz5116. Pours a hazy orange color with a small somewhat fizzy white head. Aroma of sweet caramel malt, fermenting peaches, and old citrus fruit. Taste is vinuos, with rotted citrus, pine bitterness, and caramel malt.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pizz5116 (61) - Bayville, New Jersey, USA - OCT 31, 2014
Aroma slightly sweet almost of honey. Appearance I’d a clear brownish amber color. Dissipating head. Taste is hippy but sweet. Too sweet for an ipa for me but overall pretty good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
manuelMTL (138) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 19, 2014
From 473 ml can in pint glass. Clear golden color witgca frothy white head. Grapefruit and citrus notes in the nose with some grainy malt touch. Very fruity. Taste is a good mixture of fruity grapefruit notes and a big amount of resinous bitterness that lingers for a long while. Good malty backbone in the middle. Medium carbonation. Good IPA with a lot of bitterness for hopheads!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TomTron (391) - Aiken, South Carolina, USA - OCT 18, 2014
473ml can from the Great White North. Pours a hazy orange with a sudsy head. Nice citrus notes in the nose and some earthy hops also in there. Flavor is a nice balance of citrusy hops and some caramel malts floating around. A very solid IPA, and perhaps the best beer I’ve had from our neighbors up north. I’m impressed.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cargo150 (682) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 16, 2014
Couleur dorée ambrée avec un beau col blanc. Caramel,agrumes,notes floral. En bouche cette bière est clairement vieille ou surévalué. Pas mauvaise mais rien d’exceptionnel.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MadRobin (2031) - Silver Spring, USA - OCT 15, 2014
Poured from 12 oz. bottle. Hazy, bright amber-orange with an off-white head and very good lacing. Aroma of grapefruit, pineapple, bread, pear and caramel. Taste of herbal hops, citrus, pine, light fruit and caramel. Medium body and medium carbonation. Nicely balanced IPA with ample flavor but never over the top. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
bytemesis (3439) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - OCT 3, 2014
Can. Pours clear orange, medium puffy beige head, dissipates quickly, nice lacing. Aroma is citrus, pine, some dank forest floor. Flavor is light plus sweet, light bitter, pine, dank, smooth and balance. Medium body, creamy mouthfeel.


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