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RATINGS: 2114   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Midas Touch Golden Elixir is a beverage based on the residue found on the drinking vessels in King Midas’ tomb. Our recipe highlights the known ingredients of barley, white Muscat grapes, honey and saffron. Somehwere between a beer, wine and mead, this smooth, dry ale will please with Chardonnay or I.P.A. drinker alike.


3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cargo150 (1000) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 16, 2015
Couleur blonde-dorée avec un col blanc moyennement résistant. Aromes assez complexes de raisins, céréales, alcool, épices. C’est vineux, herbacé... Correct...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BroadestTom (136) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 15, 2015
Aroma bread, alcohol, grapes Appearance golden, clear, minimal head, white foam, Taste medium sweetness, wine taste Palate medium body, Overall not a bad beer just didn’t do much for me but I would suggest this beer to a friend

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zita (5400) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAR 8, 2015
light sweet malty aroma,golden, clear, off white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, creamy, malty finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hansen (7442) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAR 7, 2015
Golden coloured and hazy. Has a white head, medium duration. Sweet aroma, sugars, odd fruit.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yourilevesque (299) - Quebec, CANADA - FEB 3, 2015
Pours apilsner-like golden beer. Head is thin but sticky to the glass. Lovely carbonation of tiny bublles rising from the bottom of the glass like an upside down gentle Christmas snow! Aromas: grapes mush, malt and honey, almost like a Pilsner (again) cranked with sugar. Nothing special there. Taste and mouthfeel: no hops, just grapes and sugar. Dry finish. Big lack of complexity in this beer.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
George999 (236) - Colorado, USA - JAN 21, 2015
Pour from tap is clear and golden, aroma is crisp and clear, taste is clean slightly sweet, finish is sweet but finishs a bit sweet but clean

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
WABeerFiend (321) - - JAN 15, 2015
Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a tumbler in late 2013. S: Saffron, honey, herbs, bile. Incredibly complex. T: Follows nose, but herbs dominate. It also had an apple juice like quality. M: Very crisp. Lots of carbonation. O: I love that Dogfish Head made this. I heard about it on NPR. As a history geek, I had to try it. It was an incredibly interesting experience trying this.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
dhasmonek (38) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Exotic. It is old recipe from King Midas, mead like with sweet wine tones. Nice golden color. No hops to notice. More sweet white wine like than beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
S_Side_Smitty (578) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - JAN 9, 2015
Pours gold with a thick white pillowy head. Aroma is fruity and vinous - you can definitely pick up the grapes. Taste is red wine-like with a toasty mid and a medium bitter finish.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
revolution2718 (344) - New Jersey, USA - JAN 1, 2015
Pours clear golden with minimal head. Nose is grapes, something sweet maybe honey, little malty. Taste is odd. Tough to describe the taste, a bit fruity, funky, sweet and dries out, it's grainy? This beer kinda blows. Strange, not in a good way.


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