Séance | Magic Hat Brewing Company

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76
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469 Ratings
THE BROS
75
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BEER INFO

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

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.40%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Jackal on 07-31-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
469
Reviews:
79
Avg:
3.29
pDev:
16.72%
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
45
For Trade:
0
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Photo of mothmanscott
3.22/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Pours a clear deep brown bordering on black producing a frothy, tan, somewhat lasting head that leaves splotches & streaks of lace. Aroma is cocoa, dark bread & nutty malts, smoke & a little char, a blend of yeast characters, dark fruit, wood & earthy. Taste is burnt bread, soured dark fruit, smokey roasted nuts, semisweet chocolate & woodsy/earthy hints. Peppery, bitter, lightly sour finish but quickly becomes a bitter/sour/faintly metallic finish. Mouthfeel is light-medium with medium-high carbonation, grainy, lively & biting.

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Photo of Cuervo_PCB
3.25/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of cdub70085
3.7/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MasterRigger
3/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of PJCarnell
3.34/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of TheRamie
3.29/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of LeftHanded666
2.35/5  rDev -28.6%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Photo of nathanmiller
2.53/5  rDev -23.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

Photo of BoljaBoy52
3.74/5  rDev +13.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of founddrama
2.99/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Not what I expected from a saison. A bit heavier. If I didn't know better, I would peg it closer to a porter.

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2.79/5  rDev -15.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Beer-Revelry
3/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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4/5  rDev +21.6%

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3/5  rDev -8.8%

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3/5  rDev -8.8%

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3.3/5  rDev +0.3%

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2.5/5  rDev -24%

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4/5  rDev +21.6%

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3.2/5  rDev -2.7%

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3/5  rDev -8.8%

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3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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2.5/5  rDev -24%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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3/5  rDev -8.8%

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Séance from Magic Hat Brewing Company
3.29 out of 5 based on 469 ratings.
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