Bourbon Magician | Short's Brewing Company

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4.05/5
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35 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Short's Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
shortsbrewing.com

Style: Irish Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.70%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by Zaphog on 02-10-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
35
pDev:
6.67%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Served in shaker pint at Ashley's in Westland, MI. Little head, mostly a white ring of foam around the edges. Color of dark amber, brown red shot through with brown. Smells of malt and bourbon, with more of the bourbon upfront. Taste is the opposite. There's a sweet tang, sugared dark fruit, then the bourbon after that. It's there, but not overpowering like other BBA ales. The bourbon heat makes you think the ABV is going to put you out, but this is smooth and low, finishes fine and dry. If you can find this one, get your hands on it.

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Bourbon Magician from Short's Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.05 out of 5 with 35 ratings