Turtle Anarchy Brewing Company Reviews




Headbanger
3.6
Turtle Anarchy Another Way to Rye
Draft 7/22/15 (Brewhouse-South)-Pours clear golden with a small white head. Aroma of rye, caramel, malt, and hops. Taste of the same. This light to medium bodied brew was downright tasty. Nice job.
Friday, January 22, 2016

weitz15
3.4
Turtle Anarchy Red Ale
Red amber pour, white head. Light spiced aroma. Flavor of spice, mild hops, and almost a fruity hint. I like the unique crisp finish this beer offers.
Sunday, October 04, 2015

edgallow
3.3
Turtle Anarchy Hail the Pale
Pours amber with a white head. Aroma of citrus, malts and grass. Taste is grapefruit and malts.
Friday, September 25, 2015

nearbeer
3.4
Turtle Anarchy Red Ale
Pint on tap. Clear, copper-red with a thin covering of bubbles. Mild nose is toffee and toast. Tastes of toffee with touches of cocoa and dry leaf. Light-medium body has a mostly smooth medium carbonation and a sessionable balance.
Saturday, September 12, 2015

edgallow
3
Turtle Anarchy Honey Wheat
Draft pours Amber with a white head. Aroma of caramel and grain. Taste is malts and honey.
Sunday, August 02, 2015

shadey
3.6
Turtle Anarchy Scarlet Harlot
On tap at 12 South Taproom. "Scarlet" pour with no head. Aroma is mild caramel and toast. Nice full body and we’ll blended flavor. Very easy to drink. Went down easy on this 90 degree evening.
Thursday, July 23, 2015

Chudwick
3.6
Turtle Anarchy Portly Stout
Draft - it’s a stout folks. Roast, chocolate and a hint of smoke. Dark chocolate bitterness.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015

aracauna
3.5
Turtle Anarchy Another Way to Rye
Not really hoppy enough to qualify for IPA, but a solid malt backbone and a bitter hop finish. A little astringent.
Thursday, July 02, 2015

rdixon77
3.5
Turtle Anarchy Portly Stout
Nice solid stout. Dark brown pour. Coffee, cocoa, ash. Creamy almost milk stout body. Solid all around.
Saturday, June 06, 2015

edgallow
3.5
Turtle Anarchy Creepy Dunkel
Draft sampler pours brown with a tan head. Aroma of roasted malts and chocolate. Taste is nutty and malty.
Sunday, May 31, 2015

edgallow
3.4
Turtle Anarchy Saison
Draft sampler pours golden with a white head. Aroma of malts, yeast and some funk. Taste is spicy and yeast.
Sunday, May 31, 2015

jmagnus87
3.6
Turtle Anarchy Creepy Dunkel
Draft at the source. From notes. Loads of banana and clove up front but a string chocolate malt backbone.
Thursday, May 28, 2015

Suttree
3.2
Turtle Anarchy Honey Wheat
Pint at Sunspot. Cloudy, reddish brown. smooth white head. Smells like rye toast, some stoney notes, and some caramel. Taste is lightly sweet caramel, some subtle boozy notes, and a toasty finish.
Thursday, May 21, 2015

keepersj12
3.4
Turtle Anarchy Portly Stout
My first from this brewery. Pours black with an off white head. The aroma is chocolate and roast malt. The flavor has the chocolate and roastiness and is well balanced. Nice medium body.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

nearbeer
3.6
Turtle Anarchy Creepy Dunkel
Pint on tap. Opaque and deep brown-black with a small ring of bubbles. Nose of espresso, clove, banana and dark chocolate. Tastes the same. Near-medium body has a nice balance and a mostly smooth, medium carbonation.
Sunday, May 17, 2015

BeerCountryJ
3.9
Turtle Anarchy Saison
Out of fresh growler. Great flavor and aroma. Love the ginger aroma especially. Not the best mouth feel. Overall very good.
Thursday, May 14, 2015

nearbeer
3.8
Turtle Anarchy More Than Meets The Rye
Couple of pints on tap. Clear copper with a lasting film of foam. Nose of spicy toffee, toast and citrus. Tastes the same. Near-medium body has a smooth medium carbonation and a good balance.
Saturday, April 04, 2015

Theydon_Bois
3.6
Turtle Anarchy Another Way to Rye
Keg at Hops + Crafts, Nashville, 15/02/15. Clear golden amber with a decent light beige head. Nose is caramel malt, pine, straw, grapefruit, rye bread. Taste comprises orange pith, grapefruit, grassy bitterness, pine needle, caramel. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close with a dose of earthy hoppage. Solid.
Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Itzjerm
4.2
Turtle Anarchy Down with the Coconut
A toasty thick porter. Very sweet. Great mouthfeel toasty. For abv simply amazing. Great beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
Saturday, March 28, 2015

shrubber85
4.2
Turtle Anarchy Smoke and Mirrors
Draft. Cinnamon and chocolate malt with hint of pepper. Black with moderate tan head. Sweet cinnamon, chocolate malt and light hay flavor. Chipotle and red-hot cinnamon finish. A very interesting blend - tasty.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

shrubber85
3.6
Turtle Anarchy What The Fudge?
Draft. Chocolate fudge malt aroma. Black with moderate tan head. Lightly sweet cocoa malt and mildly bitter hay flavor. Pleasant - nice cocoa flavor with minimal sweetness.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

shrubber85
4.2
Turtle Anarchy Harmony
Draft. Vanilla, chocolate malt aroma. Black with small tan head. Sweet creamy vanilla, chocolate malt flavor. Great balance. Excellent.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

shrubber85
3.8
Turtle Anarchy Thai Me Up
Draft. Light curry, hay, and chocolate malt aroma. Black with small tan head. Sweet chocolate malt and light ash flavor. Light curry finish. Nice balance. Interesting.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

shrubber85
4.2
Turtle Anarchy Down with the Coconut
Draft. Toasted coconut and chocolate malt aroma. Black with moderate tan head. Sweet coconut and chocolate malt flavor. Nice balance and body. Very nice.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

shrubber85
4.1
Turtle Anarchy Portly Stout
Draft. Ash and chocolate malt aroma. Black with moderate head. Sweet milk chocolate and lightly bitter wood ash flavor. Good body. A tasty beer.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

shrubber85
3.7
Turtle Anarchy Another Way to Rye
Draft. Orange, rye malt, and light hay aroma. Golden yellow with moderate head. Sweet lightly earthy orange malt and moderately bitter pine/grapefruit peel flavor. Good body. Pleasant.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

shrubber85
3.6
Turtle Anarchy Saison
Draft. Ginger lemon and wheat malt aroma. Hazy golden yellow with small head. Ginger, yeasty wheat malt, and hay flavor. Nice balance. Ginger dominates - very nice.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

nearbeer
3.5
Turtle Anarchy Down with the Coconut
Pint on tap. Unhazy, dark brown-black with a lasting ring of bubbles. Nose is vanilla, roast and a bit of coffee and toasted coconut. Tastes the same. Has a nice balance and medium carbonation.
Sunday, March 15, 2015

zfox
4.2
Turtle Anarchy Portly Stout
Turtle Anarchy's flagship brew lies somewhere between a porter and a stout (the name makes sense). Rich, porter flavors with a bit of a stout-like mouth feel. The aroma is welcoming, and a bit warming. Nice brownish head and good lacing. All in all a very nice beer.
Monday, March 02, 2015

nearbeer
3.4
Turtle Anarchy Scarlet Harlot
Pint on tap. Clear copper with a lasting spit of foam. Nose is toast and earthy toffee. Tastes of dark bread, peaty leaf, toasted bitterish nut, coffee and caramel. Near-medium body is smooth with medium carbonation and pretty dry for the style.
Friday, February 20, 2015

wedgie9
3.6
Turtle Anarchy Portly Stout
Tasted on 7/14/12 on draft at the brewpub. Pours nearly black, dark brown with a thick brown head that leaves average lacing. The nose is dark chocolate, cocoa powder, and a touch of coffee. The flavor is quite dry with the cocoa powder and bitter coffee dominant, and just a touch of creamy milk chocolate richness. The body is a bit fuller than medium with average, smooth carbonation, and a long dark chocolate and coffee finish.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015

wedgie9
3.5
Turtle Anarchy Another Way to Rye
Tasted on 7/14/12 on draft at the brewpub. Pours clear amber with an average beige head that slowly recedes to a thin collar of lace. The nose is citrus hoppy and lightly spicy with a touch of honey and caramel malt. The flavor is citrus and floral hops with a nice caramel backbone and just a hint of rye spice. The body is medium with average carbonation and a long bitter citrus peel finish.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015

wedgie9
3.4
Turtle Anarchy At Wit’s End
Tasted on 7/14/12 on draft at the brewpub. Pours cloudy pale orange with an average white head that leaves a thin collar of lace. The nose is pale wheat malt, some bread, with classic orange peel and spices. The flavor features the candied orange peel up front, moving to wheaty bread malt. The body is medium with average carbonation and a long spiced orange peel and wheat bread finish.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015

wedgie9
3
Turtle Anarchy Aurumglass
Tasted on 7/14/12 on draft at the brewpub. Pours clear amber with an average white head that leaves nothing. The nose is clover honey, a hint of orange blossom, and some caramel malt. The flavor follows suit with a buttery note in addition to the honey and orange blossom. The body is medium with average carbonation and a long clover honey and buttery finish.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015

decaturstevo
3.8
Turtle Anarchy Another Way to Rye
Gold pour with off white head and lace. Aroma is citrus hops and rye malt. Flavor is light sweet rye malt start with a good finishing bitter. Medium bodied with ok carbonation. A touch of grapefruit zest. Solid
Saturday, January 31, 2015

edgallow
3.3
Turtle Anarchy Permafrost Brown
16 oz draft pours brown with a off white head. Aroma of malts, grain and spice. Taste is malts and subtle spices.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

shadey
3.7
Turtle Anarchy Infidelis Helles
On tap. Golden pour with minimal head. Aroma is sweet and grainy. Tasty and refreshing. Very enjoyable.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Malaclemys
3.3
Turtle Anarchy Permafrost Brown
Draft pours dark brown with off white head. Aroma of cinnamon, vanilla, clove, Chocolate. Taste is cinammon, clove, vanilla. Medium body with sweet finish.
Friday, January 23, 2015

Drake
3.7
Turtle Anarchy Another Way to Rye
Keg at Mellow Mushroom Johnson City. Clear bronze with a thin creamy off-white head. Good head retention. Aroma of rye, toffee, malt, candied citrus. The taste is strong rye, dry citrus, caramel malts. Medium bodied, lingering bitterness.
Sunday, January 04, 2015

nearbeer
3.6
Turtle Anarchy Permafrost Brown
Pint on tap. Mahogany and unclouded with a film of bubbles. Nose is toffee, cocoa and a bit of cinnamon. Tastes of the same mix with a little clove and a nice wooden-earthy bitterness on the finish. Almost-medium body is balanced with a nice little tingle from the light dose of spices. Smooth medium carbonation.
Saturday, January 03, 2015

tnkw01
2.5
Turtle Anarchy Infidelis Helles
Tap. Golden in color with a nice white head. Aroma was just average, like a Bud or a Miller. Taste was not too good. Straw, hay, bland.
Saturday, December 27, 2014

decaturstevo
3.6
Turtle Anarchy Permafrost Brown
Brown pour with tan head and lace. Aroma is light chocolate and cinnamon or nutmeg. Flavor is sweet dark fruitiness and light spices. Medium body with good carbonation. An attempt at a Christmas beer I think. pretty well done CPHVR
Friday, December 19, 2014

decaturstevo
4
Turtle Anarchy What The Fudge?
Black pour with creamy tan head and lace. Aroma is medium chocolate with a light touch of coffee. Flavor is semi sweet chocolate with a solid related maltiness. A edgy malt bitter finish. Smooth carbonation. More chocolate as it warms. Solid
Thursday, December 18, 2014

Malaclemys
3.4
Turtle Anarchy 11th Hour
Draft pours black with tan head. Aroma is alcohol, coffee, vanilla, chocolate. Taste is vanilla, caramel, chocolate, coffee, cardboard. Medium plus with sweet body.
Saturday, December 13, 2014

Malaclemys
3.6
Turtle Anarchy More Than Meets The Rye
Draft pours copper with white head. Aroma is caramel, hoppy resin, light citrus. Taste citrus, caramel, herbal resin. Medium body bitter finish.
Saturday, December 13, 2014

nearbeer
3.5
Turtle Anarchy 11th Hour
Pint on tap. Chocolate color with a lasting spot of bubbles. Aroma is dark chocolate, vanilla and maybe a touch of coffee. Taste is the same mix. Light-medium body has medium carbonation and a decent balance. Not really an improvement on the portly stout, but neither is it a disappointing step down.
Sunday, December 07, 2014

nearbeer
3.8
Turtle Anarchy Saison
Couple of pints on tap. Lightly hazy amber with a lasting spot of bubbles. Nose is funky cheese, citrus, resin and spicy honey. Tastes of the same with a finish of resiny spruce and touches of wheaty bubblegum. Medium body is smooth with low-medium carbonation and a nice balance.
Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Travlr
3.8
Turtle Anarchy Portly Stout
Tap at Barleys in Knoxville. Pretty close to black, tan head. Nice cocoa powder aroma with a spot of coffee. Taste is very toaste coffee grounds and chocolate. Tasty.
Monday, November 17, 2014

nearbeer
3.9
Turtle Anarchy What The Fudge?
Pint on tap. Opaque, deep chocolate with a lasting disc of cream. Aroma of dry cocoa and dark chocolate. Flavor is creamy but bitterish, semi-sweet chocolate, prune and raisin. Long finish has some cured tobacco. Medium body is silky and rich, but has a nice enough balance to drink two.
Sunday, November 16, 2014

Suttree
3.7
Turtle Anarchy Smoke and Mirrors
Tap at Suttree’s Tavern. Black, with a thin brown head. Smells like praline and coffee, with maybe a hint of smoke. Taste is praline - a good deal of cinnamon, actually, and a bit of coffee. Hint of heat as it warms. Good stuff, I actually had a couple of these...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014