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Muskoka Legendary Muskoka Oddity - Muskoka Brewery

Muskoka Legendary Muskoka OddityMuskoka Legendary Muskoka Oddity

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85
very good

84 Ratings
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Ratings: 84
Reviews: 36
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 10%


Brewed by:
Muskoka Brewery visit their website
Ontario, Canada

Style | ABV
Herbed / Spiced Beer |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
Each year the tempered thaw of Muskoka winter gives rise to new and strange creations. Legends date back to the 1800's when lumberjacks and fur traders took to the woods and encountered the mysterious culture and wildlife in the unknown Northern region. Today, we echo our ancestors' quest and have unearthed this season's most distinct offerings. The culmination of these ingredients rests in the LEGENDARY MUSKOKA ODDITY brew.

We invite you to Release The Legend.

(Beer added by: bryehn on 04-19-2012)
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Reviews by slitherySOB:
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slitherySOB

Ontario (Canada)

3.9/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 2 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a pale golden hue, with very little head to speak of. Smells, peppery. Candied sugar. Toasted grains. Pale malts. Herbal hops and yeast dance on the nose. Taste has a bit of a bite with juniper berries. Very peppery and sweet with candied sugar. Has a floral and citrus finish. Mouthfeel is low to medium carbonation, smooth, and a bit tingly. Overall, an ugly looking beer with great flavour, aroma, and surprise.

Serving type: bottle

06-16-2012 01:21:11 | More by slitherySOB
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DaveBar

Ontario (Canada)

3.9/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Definitely a bit odd. Spices are subtle but there. Once the first few sips go down this beer gets a bit better. Not all that much but a bit after it opens up.

2013 Version

A- Cloudy. Opens difficultly without much pop at all. Nice head on pour.... stays for a minute or two then gone

S- Definitely smell the juniper. Rather complex. Wheat.

T- Odd to say the least! Not bad, just different. Juniper hits you right away. After pour and a chance to open up this one grows on you. Cold not good- hides all the complexity. A touch of sourness. Coriander. Hint of wheat

M- Nice.

O- Pretty good overall. Immature. Worth cellaring a few to see how they mature over the years. Just way too fresh right now. Won't even try another for 2yrs.

Thx for reading!

EDIT March 9th 2014
Opened one today and what a difference! Night and day. The juniper, coriander, everything has mellowed right out now. Blended nicely!
Moving my taste up from 3.75 to 4 and overall from 3.75 to 4. Excellent trip with a year on it. Looking forward to next year!

Serving type: bottle

11-24-2013 21:33:48 | More by DaveBar
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Cracked open a bottle of the 2012 vintage today and I'm happy to say it has stood up nicely.

Moderate white head settles to a heavy cap and gives up plenty enough lace. The beer is a hazy golden yellow. Lots of active fine carbonation. A handsome beer.

Nose is spicy all the lines of a hefeweiss bier - yeasty, spicy, cloves, fruit, soft overall. Quite appetizing.

The carbonation gives the beer a bit of bite and sparkle in contrast to the gentle nose. Initially sweet, but quickly gives way to lingering gentle bitterness. Yeast and spice, cloves, banana. A tasty beer. Well made and lots of interesting flavours.

Interesting on a number of levels, worth a try, must now dig up a sample of the 2013.

Serving type: bottle

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Muskoka Legendary Muskoka Oddity from Muskoka Brewery
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