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Hex - Magic Hat Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
79
okay

893 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 893
Reviews: 322
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 15.27%
Wants: 12
Gots: 34 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Magic Hat Brewing Company visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Fall

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

A malty amber ale with hints of toffee and caramel and a slightly smoky finish.

25 IBU

(Beer added by: soccerman7 on 08-01-2010)
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jak3676

Virginia

2.73/5  rDev -21.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Magic Hat - Hex - Ourtoberfest

Bottle says S. Burlington, Vermont. I've had Magic Hat before, but never thier Octoberfest (or whatever they're calling it). I wasn't even sure that is was actually supposed to be a märzen beer when I first saw it. And after a 6-pack of it, I still not totally sure that's what they were going for. I think it was, but they missed the mark at bit. It's not bad, but it seems like they tried to spice it somehow and it seems more carbonated that some too. It's not quite as clear as some others, but it's no where near as cloudy as the Old Dominion was.

At least they got the color right. 5.4% ABV is printed on the bottle, but no sign of a bottling date. I was going to give them a bonus point for labeling it as 3/4 of a pint vs 12 oz, but I'm taking the point away for printing corny sayings underneath the bottle caps.

I'd drink it again, but not my favorite.

Serving type: bottle

09-20-2012 20:31:32 | More by jak3676
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Hex from Magic Hat Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 893 ratings.