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Circus Boy - Magic Hat Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
77
okay

1,451 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 1,451
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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skinny0ne

New Jersey

2.45/5  rDev -27.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 4

Circus Boy is Magic Hat's Hefeweizen. It has a deep golden color with a hint of amber. The head is fizzy and subsides quickly. The aroma is very plain. Mostly just boiled hops. No straw, hay, or bread. It's definitely a sweet brew. It starts sweet and the honey-ish flavor stays on the edges of the tongue. From the mid to the back there is a bit of coriander and spice. But the flavor stops about there. Just like the aroma, this hefe is missing the core components. No earthiness. No breadiness. No citrus. And too sweet for what it's trying to be. The positive is that it is very easy to drink. But that's about all I can say about it. Magic Hat has much much better stuff. This is disappointing.

Serving type: bottle

09-20-2009 19:36:19 | More by skinny0ne
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Circus Boy from Magic Hat Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 1,451 ratings.