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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
Ranking:
#42,892
Reviews:
665
Ratings:
1,694
pDev:
17.46%
Bros Score:
3.88
 
 
Wants:
28
Gots:
283
Trade:
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3.77/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.38/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3.31/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a pint glass

L: Semi-opaque medium golden pour. 1.5 fingers of white head. Sparse lacing.

S: Yeast and bread... some spice and citrus notes. Lemony.

T/F: Somewhat citrusy lemon and malt sweetness to open. Not as spicy as I'd expect from a Hef... citrus and lemonade are the strongest flavors. Minimal hop bitterness at the finish to clean things up a bit but no strong hop flavors. The yeast flavor is fairly subdued.

O: Refreshing enough... pretty generic beer that drinks almost like a lemon shandy. I don't hate it. I wouldn't buy one again. Glad it was only part of a mix'a'6.

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3.04/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

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4.3/5  rDev +27.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

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2.77/5  rDev -18%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

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4.25/5  rDev +25.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Manzanarescarrillo
4.92/5  rDev +45.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

great hefeweizen, light, smooth, taste great

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Photo of Lunchbox1015
3.22/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Golden cloudy look. Bold wheat smell. Crisp feel. Taste of light lemon/citrus. Goes down pretty smooth.Overall pretty good beer.

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3.71/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Looks nice, cloudy. Yea this is a wheat scented beer. Honestly if I had to pick a wheat beer scent, this is exactly it, meh. Wheat beer on the flavor with some lemon tones. Same on the finish, not much depth but decent anyway. Quite carbonated(burp) which helps this beer,crisp. Decent for a wheat.

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2.97/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

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2.75/5  rDev -18.6%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

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2/5  rDev -40.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

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3/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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2.93/5  rDev -13.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3.47/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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2.75/5  rDev -18.6%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

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3/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3.58/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.51/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

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3.5/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.69/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.5/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.17/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Circus Boy The Hefeweizen! from Magic Hat Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.38 out of 5 with 1,694 ratings
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