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Circus Boy - Magic Hat Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
77
okay

1,452 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 1,452
Reviews: 648
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: 17.7%
Wants: 19
Gots: 72 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Magic Hat Brewing Company visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Unfiltered and unfettered, Circus Boy is a unique and refreshing American-style Hefeweizen. Is he a who? Or a what? Or perhaps some of both? Be amazed by the flavorful haze of this wonderful wheat beer.

15 IBU

(Beer added by: Jason on 02-22-2006)
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IPhantom

Maryland

3.8/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle poured into a flared pint glass. On the cap: "Only louts are ruled by their doubts."

Nice color, cloudy honey with a thick white head that gets down to a finger, some lacing, with a lot of bubbles. Aroma is on the heavy side for a hefeweizen, reminds me almost of fresh grass (in a good way). Taste is tart, almost winey, with hints of grapefruit. Alcohol hits on the way down. Flavor was probably helped by this bottle being particularly fresh. Moutfeel was light, bubbly, and dry. The grapefruit tang and light character make it a nice summer beer. Perhaps a little hoppier than other hefs, but that's what Magic Hat does.

Serving type: bottle

06-07-2006 03:13:14 | More by IPhantom
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Circus Boy from Magic Hat Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 1,452 ratings.