Lewis and Clark MTA No Fun IPA

Brewed by Lewis and Clark Brewing Company
Helena, Montana USA
- India Pale Ale (IPA) | 0 Ratings | Special Release |
To promote House Joint Resolution 18 which will create an interim study to research and attempt to fix Montana’s antiquated liquor laws in relation to Montana Breweries. The resolution was created by the Montana Brewers Association in response to the MTA’s Bill (LC1429) that would limit how much brewery tap rooms could sell and also outlaw live music, pool tables, food (including popcorn), TVs or "fun" of any kind in Montana brewery taprooms.

This beer features a big dose of Montana grown and malted barley and some specialty malts including Marris Otter, Munich & C-40. This IPA feature loads of the "Galaxy hop" which is used throughout the brewing process including buttering, flavoring, aroma additions with a some Centennial in during aroma and dry hopping as well.

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Aroma is one of beer's most complex features. Aroma is propelled by lively CO2 and dampened by pillowy heads - especially nitrogen foam.

Malt
caramel bread hay cereal chocolate coffee nuts toast roasty

Hops
resin floral grass spruce citrus herbs

Yeast/Bacteria
dough barnyard cheese basement aromas leather earthy leaves

Other
alcohol banana bubblegum butterscotch clove cooked vegetables cough drop ginger licorice raisin rotten eggs soy sauce skunky smoke vanilla woody
Appearance is how a beer appeals to the eye and includes notes on color, the liquid's visual texture and the head -- the beer's foam top.

Color
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Liquid
clear hazy cloudy sparkling

Head
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Taste is what can be appreciated with the tongue. It's easy to mistake aromas for tastes -- the tongue only senses sweet, bitter, sour, salt and umami.

Sweet
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Bitter
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Sour
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Other
salty umami
The palate includes touch sensations on the lips, tongue, gums and roof of the mouth.

Body
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Texture
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Carbonation
fizzy lively average soft flat

Finish
astringent bitter abrupt long

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