Hex | Magic Hat Brewing Company

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78
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929 Ratings
HexHex
BEER INFO

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

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
A malty amber ale with hints of toffee and caramel and a slightly smoky finish.

25 IBU

Added by soccerman7 on 08-01-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
929
Reviews:
324
Avg:
3.42
pDev:
15.5%
 
 
Wants:
18
Gots:
62
For Trade:
0
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3.83/5  rDev +12%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Not familiar with American Amber / Red Ale style beers but this ain't bad. Enough abv that you notice it but not overpowering, had it at a bbq during which ribs were the main course. Probably would go better with other kinds of food. Might be hard to find in some areas.

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2.95/5  rDev -13.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

A tawny gold tinted amber. Hex, Magic Brewing claims as their "Ourtobefest", a strange intensely flavorful concoction, that has no balance whatsoever, just a continual splashing of juxtaposed flavors. Even the aroma is a bit weird, with odd combinations of sweet malty notes combined with surprising bitter dry finish.
A very odd beer indeed.

Can be enjoyed as long as you forget all about recipe focus. To put it another way, TV's Dr. Phil might remark: "You are all over the place with this one."

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2.97/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Enjoyed in a pint glass

A: Pours a light brown color that has a little bit of head, under and inch. Head is of a white color that leaves almost no lacing.

S: get a nutty nosetwitting in addition to some wheat also with some sweet malts.

T: taste reflects the scent. Even balance of nuttiness, sweetness, and a slight existence of hops

M: pretty heavily carbonated, not very hoppy,

Overall, nothing really stands out in this beer for me personally.

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Hex from Magic Hat Brewing Company
3.42 out of 5 based on 929 ratings.
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