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RATINGS: 2163   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51/5   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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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4.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
kirk36 (222) - Peabody, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 31, 2013
They have done it again. Full-bodied and true to their description. Cloudy, tastey, old-school and ancient ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Humlehode (572) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 24, 2016
Bottle. Pours clear golden. Aroma of malt, honey, lightly spiced. Sweet. Full bodied. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tfontana (663) - Fremont, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 19, 2016
Bottle pour into tulip glass from Andover Liquors. Aroma is malt base with grapes/fruit. Appearance is beautiful, clear gold with slight orange, nice sparkle, 1/2 finger-width fizzy white head with poor retention and no lacing. Taste is moderately sweet with slightly astringent taste (saffron?), honey and grape. Palate is light-to-medium bodied with lively carbonation and fairly dry finish. Overall, an interesting beer with some novel ingredients used successfully.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
borre_m (1284) - NORWAY - JUN 18, 2016
Pours clear golden, lots of sediments in the bottle, so i poured carefully. Aroma is malty, with honey. Taste is malty, with a good amount of honey, balanced.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Steverus0 (259) - Shreveport, Louisiana, USA - JUN 17, 2016
Pours a clear, rusty gold. Minimal head. Sweet grape aroma. Sweet esters coat the tongue while barley and honey add just a hint of bite. Saffron rounds out a full cast of characters and delivers a smooth, mellow finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
truebluehes (199) - Tipton, Iowa, USA - JUN 13, 2016
Bottle. Light golden pour with thin to no head. Aroma is of mellow malt and grapes. Nice full mouth heavy on the grapes and saffron. Solid and smooth. Mellow yet nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Christpuncher (2735) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 12, 2016
Sweet and hoppy this one is nicely balance. Pours copper with a thin white head. Had a draft at lady Gregory at midsummer fest

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
westknife (78) - USA - JUN 9, 2016
Very sweet, very alcoholy. Not the best beer in the fuckin god damn world if you ask me

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ttoadee (1269) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUN 6, 2016
medium gold pour, no real head. nose is honey and malt. Sweet. Middle is honey and light roasted barley, Finish is where the grapes let their juice out; medium bodied and sweet. ABV no where to be tasted.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
mjmoen (311) - - MAY 24, 2016
B+. Pours a clear golden color with white head. Unique flavor, honey like sweetness

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jookos (5370) - FINLAND - MAY 18, 2016
Bottle. Golden clear.interesting nose. Spicy, herby, gardeny golden honey gruity. Sort of semi sweet peachy, bit dried stonefruity fruityness. Med bodied, smooth soft, pretty easy (at least at the moment) drunk. Strange beer. Wouldnt mind having it agsin, as a sipper.

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