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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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Underdogs88 (261) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 29, 2014
Notes of honey and lavender on the aroma. Appearance is a light gold with a small white head with poor retention. Flavor is a wine, honey mix. Mouthfeel is medium with medium carbonation. Overall, it's an interesting ancient drink to try, but not sure I'd buy it again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mortlach (1248) - Rome, ITALY - DEC 25, 2014
330ml bottle shared @Buskers Pub (Rome). Light amber appearance, a bit unclear, medium foam. Aroma is fruity, malt, honey, raisins, interesting. Flavour is a bit unbalanced, sweet, caramel, honey, raisins. Medium body, low carbonation. Original ones, but not my cup of tea.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (2778) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - DEC 16, 2014
bottle @ Party Town / Florence KY --- Clear medium amber, frothy rim head, streaks of lace. Taste is clean malt that grows, adding a little sweet in the palate, before covering everything with assertive, edgy carbonation on the swallow. Sweet re-emerges in a medium finish. A heavy brew in the stomach, not at all usual, but also, not very enjoyable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jsmanigold (79) - Texas, USA - DEC 10, 2014
Sweet beer, can taste saffron, grapes and a little honey. The flavor lingers a little too long for my taste. This beer has definitely got an odd flavor to it. It is worth experiencing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Eberndt (231) - - NOV 28, 2014
Earthy aroma and clear golden color when poured. Tasted earthy with a very sweet finish. Probably could have done without the grape but interesting beer nonetheless.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fantomasus (279) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - NOV 28, 2014
Pours a light orange gold with a decent head that dissipates into a ring of film. Aromas: hay, cereal, floral, dough, and green grapes. Taste is pretty balanced but sour wins out. Palate is fairly clean, Good fun.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Brewhemia (56) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 26, 2014
Really nice almost shining golden color with a small white head. Aroma of honey and maybe spearmint. Sweet honey and almond taste with a light sourness. Not as good a taste as I had hoped from the looks and the aroma, but very interesting none the less. A taste of safran lingers on the toungue.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
aumentm (416) - North Carolina, USA - NOV 23, 2014
Really interesting beer that I could drink daily. Its smooth and dry which has hints of grapes and honey. Really nice aroma and appearance.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bork (443) - Rosewood, Georgia, USA - NOV 12, 2014
Highly interesting beverage filled with smells and tastes, most noticably green grapes, spices and a little bit of cider. Sweet and tart, both in pleasant amounts. Fairly alcoholic, which becomes less noticeable with each sip. More interesting than good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
teorn88 (3585) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2014
33cl bottle from Duke’s, London. It pours a clean deep golden color with a tiny white head that dissipates completely very wuickly. Aroma is sweet, bold, slightly boozy, with notes of white grapes, white wine, cedar wood, saffrom, almonds. taste is mostly sweet upfront with more notes of white wine, grape skins, saffron, almonds, strawberry jam and toasted bread. Finishes quite tart and fruty, light citrus notes. Full bodied with sparkling carbonation. Overall, really tasty and interesting, could be more drinkable with a lower ABV I think

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