Deveiled | Magic Hat Brewing Company

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78
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135 Ratings
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BEER INFO

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

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by blknikon on 08-02-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
135
Reviews:
24
Avg:
3.3
pDev:
10.61%
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
6
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 135 |  Reviews: 24
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3/5  rDev -9.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

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2/5  rDev -39.4%

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3.75/5  rDev +13.6%

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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

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3/5  rDev -9.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

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2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

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3/5  rDev -9.1%

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3/5  rDev -9.1%

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3.5/5  rDev +6.1%

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3.75/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of hosehead83
3.21/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Poured from a 12oz. bottle into a "balloon" glass.
Deep amber in color, with a moderate head of off-white foam.
Aroma-Subtle, spicy malt
Taste-Toasted malt, muddled spiciness, soft hop note.
Overall, nothing to knock your socks off, just a decent, middle-of-the-road amber ale.

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Photo of dacrza1
3.27/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

DATE TASTED: November 14, 2013... GLASSWARE: Howard's Pub pint... OCCASION: Game of Thrones reading Thursday--chapters in the Vale... APPEARANCE: dark ruby red/black velvet body--another sinister-looking attempt from this mixpack; off-color lunar craters of head that holds thickness; laces well... AROMA: for Magic Hat, surprisingly straight-forward in its malty aroma; roasted toffee and some astringent chemical brine (the glass?)...PALATE: low to medium-bodied with little activity in the mouth; a bit creamy, but not lactic...TASTE: flattened maltiness with a lingering aftertaste; elusive hops make this a thin, drinkable profile; sessionable with a buttery finish...OVERALL: undoubtedly, this most straight-forward Magic hat I've had--nearly everything from these guys has an odd twist or turn to tis profile, but this delivers a true ESB approximation; a bit thin overall, but serviceable...

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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

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2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of Jeffwildcat
3.58/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

An amber red ale with a very English ale taste. This one is certainly more hoppier than what you would see in traditional English ales. You get some smokiness due to the carmel malts. A nice session beer that suits the fall season and would buy again...

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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

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3.5/5  rDev +6.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.5%

Deveiled from Magic Hat Brewing Company
3.3 out of 5 based on 135 ratings.
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