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RATINGS: 2046   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   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.


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2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
Merin (18) - Arizona, USA - SEP 24, 2010
different. But not a welcome change. Alcohol presence is not attractive.. Aftertaste of grapes and dries fruit. Interesting but not specia. Almost no head. No lacing. Not my style. But if you like itm coo.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
techswabbie (2) - Applegate, California, USA - JUL 5, 2014 does not count
This beer has a strong, caramel start with a divergent finish in what can only be described as a medium moscato paired with subtle notes of ginger.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
olost (2) - - JUL 5, 2014 does not count
Gosto bom, rico e realmente próximo de uma IPA, um pouco doce e bem forte. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gaultier (184) - SWEDEN - JUL 3, 2014
@ Nedre Mölla 3/7-14. Bottle from Kihoskh, Copenhagen. Aroma: Reminds me of white wine and champagne. The aroma is also sweet with notes of honey and grapes. Taste: Sweet, honey. Body is medium, warming alcohol in the finish.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
bwa5879 (598) - Portage, Michigan, USA - JUN 30, 2014
Pours a bubbly, only slightly occluded apple juice color with a sixteenth inch of white head. Aroma of pine, chardonnay, and underlying toffee (honey perhaps?). Soft carbonation, mouthfeel is average with a slightly dry, effervescent finish. Flavors of peach, more dry white wine, sour lager-y yeast, very grapey tasting finish. Pretty light for ABV, closer to a wine than beer for me.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
punkska101 (847) - Chambly, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 27, 2014
Bottle shared with seb @saint bock A: honey, fruity. App: clear pale no head. T/p: full body with moderate long sweet finish. O: excellent. Smooth and interesting.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
vthesiren (4) - Connecticut, USA - JUN 26, 2014 does not count
Pours a deep golden color with a white 1.5-finger-width head. Faint lacing. Aroma reminds me of champagne. Flavor is initially heavy on the barley, with a touch of honey coming through. Light carbonation. A bit of alcohol burn. Finish is heavy on the grape. Enjoyable.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (1351) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 21, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours amber, nose of sweet honey, light spices, taste is dry, toffee, caramel, raisins, spices.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BenH (2140) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 20, 2014
Bottle. Golden with head. Aroma or raisins, sherry Taste of honey, sherry and sultanas. Sweet with a clean finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
merc7186 (1957) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - JUN 16, 2014
2011 Bottling Aroma: Honey, Boozy, Malty, Mild Musty Grapes Appearance: Mildly Hazy Golden Straw Hue, Passes Some Light, Thick White Head, Great Lacing Taste: Honey, Malty, Mild Musty Grapes Mouthfeel: Great Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Sweet

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
1guywith_aboat (212) - phenix city, Alabama, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Bottle at the tap in Columbus ga. Aroma was mostly malt, alcohol, and a little wine/grape. Flavor was pretty tart, malt, alcohol; resembles a malt liquor flavor, but in a good way. Medium body. Strong co2. Interesting to say the least but for six bucks for 12 ounces, I wouldn’t buy it again.


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