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RATINGS: 2137   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
HopsIPAndDrunk (43) - Oklahoma, USA - NOV 18, 2010
Strong honey and barley notes in the aroma.Smells as good as it looks. Head settles in quickly to reveal an pale, crystal clear, golden ale worthy of King Midas’ fingers. Smells as good as it looks. Minimal lacing. (Head don’t last long, but carbonation acts like a pilsner). Medium mead-like sweetness that finishes subtlely bitter. Light-medium body with a fizzy taste resembling a fine champagne. This ale is as brilliant as the story on the bottle as to how they obtained the recipe!! By the way, this one will get you sideways quick!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
weitz15 (432) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 11, 2015
Dark pour, light head. Hints of barley and malts in the aroma. Alcohol is somewhat present in the finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
snoworsummer (3540) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - OCT 5, 2015
Draft at the Alehouse on rt 50. Pours almost clear bright copper with a fizzy white head. Tastes like dried fruits, booze, caramel, and faint herb. Light/medium body and low carbonation. Smells like dried fruits, caramel, and booze.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Buukwurm (16) - California, USA - OCT 4, 2015
Pours a clear golden amber. The head is short lived. The initial aroma is perfumey. As the head dissipates, so does the aroma. The final aroma is subtle, suggesting herbs and florals. The beer is light with a bitter note at the end. Carbonation is lively. This beer tastes bland at first but one can detect an underlying complexity that is hard to describe. The body is light. The finish is slightly bitter. I will probably give this a beer another try but I am not impressed.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rperez (194) - Florida, USA - OCT 3, 2015
This is a really good find! You gotta try there is nothing quite like it out-here, really liked this beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Viper666 (2811) - Quebec, CANADA - SEP 22, 2015
Où, Quand, Comment : Bouteille. Mondial de la bière 2007.
Visuel : Couleur : ambrée. Apparence : claire.
Arôme : Grains de malt pâle, léger de miel, léger de houblon herbeux et floral, notes fruitées et épicées
Goût : Entrée de bouche : légèrement fruitée et épicée Un support de grains de malt pâle sucrés avec un léger goût de miel ainsi qu’une légère amertume de houblon floral et herbeux ainsi que des notes d’alcool.
En bouche : Corps : moyen. Effervescence : moyenne. Texture : légèrement huileuse. Finale : moyenne-longue, légèrement amère d’alcool réchauffant et de houblon floral.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hayden512 (24) - Michigan, USA - SEP 9, 2015
Poured into tulip. Clear golden with small white head. Lots of bubbles running up side of the glass. Smell is my favorite part. Honey and grapes. Taste is okay. Light. Grape. Some spice. A little metallic aftertaste I'm not a fan of. Light body. High carb. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
altonbrownd (4376) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - SEP 6, 2015
Bottle in Chevy Chase. Amber body with medium head. Nose is amber and spicier. Taste is sweet, green grapes, wine-like, some hops, spices. Some honey notes towards the finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
AgentAle (1168) - Alberta, CANADA - SEP 6, 2015
Aroma is floral herbs, clove, lemon grass, light sour grapes and slight sulphur. Taste is light sweet malts met with sweet herbs and perhaps plum and passionfruit. Appearance is a clear gold with a fluffy pillow head that retains very well.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
rotemalon (4) - - AUG 30, 2015 does not count
Beautiful light golden clear color with a nice eggshell head. Strong honey malty aroma. first sip introduces a bouquet of spices followed by sweet grapey tannic on the palate. Great dinner drink which complements any dish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lukasmh (716) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 26, 2015
Bottle. Pours cloudy golden with small white ring of head. Quite some chill haze. Aroma is packed with heather honey, honey spice, herb, fruity, malty grains, and slight grapefruit. Taste is sweet honey, spice, blossom, flowery, grapefruit, sugar, herbs. High carbonation cuts through the sticky honey. Light bitter grapefruit in finish.

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