Town Hall Motueka Double Lager
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RATINGS: 6   MEAN: 3.77/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Motueka is the region in New Zealand where this hop hails from. This double lager has a light dry body with some hints of tropical fruit before you get to the lip-smacking end.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Huhzubendah (3477) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 14, 2012
Growler shared by Thoroe429. Thanks Mike. The beer is clear and orange hued with a half inch of lasting white head. The aroma brings some lager scents. Malty with a light dose of fruit. A bit sweet with some alcohol presence in the finish. Some dank hops are in there as well. Overall, this was ok. Worth a try. Serving type: growler Reviewed on: 03-18-2012

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ElGaucho (2391) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - APR 20, 2012
Tap at town hall. Awesome fruity hop aroma. Slight hazy which is rare for a lager and fruity and hoppy flavor, also rare for a lager. White head with nice lace. Really awesome, unique flavor. If that flavor is the motueka hop I’m sold. Phenomenal beer; toward the top of my favorite town hall beers as well as perhaps all beers. Up there with Bells experimental 2012-2

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
arkurzynski (2244) - Combined Locks, Wisconsin, USA - APR 20, 2012
Brilliant, clear gold. Aroma of biscuit, dough, and some citrus. Flavor is briefly sweet biscuity malt that quickly gives way to a sharp, woody pine bitterness that finishes herbal/earthy with some light trailing citrus. Quite impressive and an unexpected flavor profile. Still get the clean lager qualities.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Thorpe429 (5016) - , Illinois, USA - APR 4, 2012
Huge thanks to dougofthefuture for sending this growler out my way. Served in a Town Hall cervoise, also courtesy of dougofthefuture. Pours a nice golden color with a good white head with nice retention. A bit of sticky lacing on the way down. The nose carries some really nice fruits, with some gooseberry, kiwi, green grape, and a hint of melon. Love those New Zealand hops. The flavor has all of the light-green fruits, but not with the same intensity and complexity. Still, quite good. A moderate amount of hop bitterness added in. Light-medium body with good carbonation and a fairly-dry finish. Quite good. Another winner from Town Hall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (9574) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - MAR 22, 2012
UPDATED: JAN 1, 2014 Tap at Town Hall Tap. Clear golden pour with a nice white head. Aroma and taste are tropical fruit, a bit of biscuit, and a nice hop bite. Really good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Atom (2156) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 15, 2012
From notes, on tap at brewery pours a clear golden with a small white head. Aroma of hop spice, tropical fruits, honey, with slight musk. Taste is spicy and bright, slight malt presence, finishing slight bitter and dry. Tasty with a refreshing zest. Alcohol only noticeable as it adds to the overall spice character. Interesting.

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