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Jinx - Magic Hat Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
85
very good

394 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 394
Reviews: 333
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 11.64%


Brewed by:
Magic Hat Brewing Company visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

It’s OK to be a Wee Heavy Much has been made of the ills of smoking. Jinx thinks there’s nothing wrong with it. For years, he stood strong with his peat-smoked whiskey malt mash. He held his head high when others made fun of his wee heavy physique, becoming a mainstay in Magic Hat’s Night of the Living Dead Variety 12-Pak. People said he’d never attain an Original Gravity above 15.1 degrees Plato or an ABV above 6%. He proved them wrong. Take Magic Hat into the next alellenium. Vote Jinx.

23 IBU

(Beer added by: pezoids on 12-06-1999)
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AaronRed

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4.05/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

I am surprised by the nice tan head that comes out of this beer. As it poured I thought that it looked a little flat, but the creamy head was nice. Huge smokey aromas hit you first, but as you taste it, it is balanced by some sweetness that is really complementary. It mellows nicely as it warms and does not become heavy- it's an easy beer to drink and one that is quite different.

Serving type: bottle

02-04-2007 22:26:56 | More by AaronRed
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Jinx from Magic Hat Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 394 ratings.