Circus Boy The Hefeweizen! | Magic Hat Brewing Company

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Circus Boy The Hefeweizen!Circus Boy The Hefeweizen!
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Magic Hat Brewing Company
Vermont, United States
magichat.net

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

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

Added by Jason on 02-03-2006

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,680
Reviews:
661
Avg:
3.42
pDev:
17.25%
 
 
Wants:
28
Gots:
275
For Trade:
0
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I'm not sure if the recipe for this changed recently or what but I can not agree with some of the reviews here saying that this beer just tastes like a regular beer. When I tried Circus Boy, the citrus taste in the beer was STRONG. I got a heavy dose of lemongrass and a slight hint of banana. Interestingly, the next time I had the beer from a different six pack, the citrus flavor was still there but not as intense.

Overall though, The Hefeweizen is a really good wheat beer. A few of my buddies tried it for the first time when the swung by last weekend and they loved it. This may be my favorite of that Magic Hat line as of this writing.

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Circus Boy The Hefeweizen! from Magic Hat Brewing Company
3.42 out of 5 based on 1,680 ratings.
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