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Jinx - Magic Hat Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
85
very good

397 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 397
Reviews: 333
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 11.64%
Wants: 5
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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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HiroProtagonist

Maryland

4.22/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Jinx was served from a 12 oz. bottle with a cute label. In a pint glass, the beer was a rich clear mahogany color, and was adorned with an off-white head that left sticky sheet lacing. The nose was quite enticing with roasty, peat smokey developed malts and a zippy citirc hoppiness. The taste offered delicous smokey/roasty oaky-woody malts that pleased the tastebuds right through to the lightly astringent, zippy citric finish that left residual citrus-smoked roasty malty flavors. The body was appropriately full and the peppy carbonation worked well in such a malty beer. Jinx is a very tasty and well-crafted beer that I’d love to have available in my local.

Serving type: bottle

09-13-2004 05:46:35 | More by HiroProtagonist
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Jinx from Magic Hat Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 397 ratings.