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Desert Magic IPA - Mudshark Brewing Co.

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Desert Magic IPADesert Magic IPA

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BA SCORE
78
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54 Ratings
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Ratings: 54
Reviews: 16
rAvg: 3.35
pDev: 16.12%
Wants: 1
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mudshark Brewing Co. visit their website
Arizona, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
f your not a hop head put this beer back. We use crisp deser t water, a strong malt profile and a double dose of dry hopping will make you a believer.

(Beer added by: GRG1313 on 03-01-2011)
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Photo of kawilliams81
3.45/5  rDev +3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Served in a pint glass.

A- Light golden, 1 finger white head and good lacing

S- Sweet malts and some citrus

T- Sweet malts, melon, some citrus hop bitterness, but not a lot.

M- Light bodied, very easy drinking.

O- No expectations going into this one so not disappointed. Good easy drinking summer IPA.

kawilliams81, Sep 18, 2011
Photo of Beerandraiderfan
3.85/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Yellow to darker gold colored beer, white head. Smells of grapefruit and pine hops, although a little muted.

Taste, better hop mouthfeel, more citrus, more pine. Good fruity hop mouthfeel, not just bittering hops here. Was enjoyable, had this at Papago in Pheonix, with their garlic chicken pizza, this definitely is a good beer w garlic, enjoyed it. Would recommend.

Beerandraiderfan, Apr 26, 2011
Photo of fattire513
3.38/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

A: poured into a pint glass from a 12 oz. bottle, gold color, nice head to it, lacing around the bottle

S: citrus aroma, hint of grapefruit, piney, hops are apparent

T: hops are there at first eventually grapefruit coming out, citrus hints. probably one of the more fruity IPA's I've had

M: good carbonation, typical ipa bitterness, but the fruit taste smooths it out a bit

Overall an ok beer, I'll drink it again, but other IPA' s will come before this one

fattire513, Apr 19, 2011
Photo of GRG1313
3.1/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours a dark gold with a nice white head.

Nose is nice fresh pineapple indicative of an IPA. This one has some nice and clean "fresh white bread" yeast character and tones.

Mouthfeel is medium bodied with nice carbonation and a nice balance.

Flavors are medium to full assertive grapefruit and pine bitter.

Finish follows flavor profile and this finishes big with grapefruit and pine. A decent effort.

GRG1313, Mar 01, 2011
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Desert Magic IPA from Mudshark Brewing Co.
78 out of 100 based on 54 ratings.