RateBeer
overall
24
29
style

bottled
common

on tap
available

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 813   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.76   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Magic Hat Brewing Co. Elixirs Find... Brewery Tour Now Playing Shop Peep Show Get Social About Us Home Blog Circus Boy — THE Hefeweizen Unfiltered and unfettered, Circus Boy is a unique and refreshing American-style Hefeweizen. Is he a who? Or a what? Or perhaps some of both? Be amazed by the flavorful haze of this wonderful wheat beer.

Editor’s note: Yes, the bottle calls it a hefeweizen. The beer, however, is brewed with a (fairly hefty) portion of lemongrass, which contributes a significant aroma and flavor. Thus we have deemed it a Spice/herb/vegetable and not a German Hefeweizen, which should be free from adjuncts (other than hops).


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jcartamdg (2087) - Spring Hill, Florida, USA - FEB 13, 2014
Pours yellow with no head. Aroma big on malt, vegetal, corn taste is vegetal, pretty bad. This beer is rough.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
fontjt (77) - Louisiana, USA - JAN 17, 2014
Can smell the lemongrass in it. Not cloudu like the bottle says but quite clear. Decent beer overall

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ontbeertaster (2340) - Ontario, CANADA - DEC 25, 2013
Bottle, pours a cloudy yellow, aroma was a bit spicy, taste was a bit citrus with some banana, and overall pretty standard hefe, not bad.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rperez (150) - Florida, USA - DEC 16, 2013
Great gold color with no head, flavorful enough to be interesting but not amazing, a solid wheat beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DCLawyer (1554) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - DEC 4, 2013
Bottle->lager. Cloudy yellow with medium white head. Strong citrus over yeast, wheat, wet hay. Fairly crisp. Flavor is just eh.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
tbopslt (350) - New York, USA - NOV 22, 2013
Poured from bottle. This head which dissipated quickly. Hazy banana color. Citrus, slightly peppery aroma. Taste is bland for the style. Disappointing. Light for the class and not full bodied.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
taters (1) - USA - NOV 10, 2013 does not count
Thin and sweet. The citrus flavor is just barely too much. Darker yellow in color, very slight cloudy appearance. Not a hefeweizen at all. more of a citrus flavored lager taste, with just enough wheat to be noticed.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Cakes (380) - New Bloomfield, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 20, 2013
12 oz bottle. Starts with a nice floral aroma. Strong citrus flavor and without the "fizz" of many Hefeweizens, Pours a cloudy yellow and does taste a bit of yeast.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
vikingguy (837) - Chaska, Minnesota, USA - AUG 31, 2013
Cloudy yellow. Yeasty aroma. Taste - wheaty, musty, and tangy tropical fruit flavors. Mellow hops. Pretty avg Hef. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
redpooba (401) - New York, USA - AUG 20, 2013
A light yellow, slightly cloudy with a white head. Not a lot of aroma but poppy. It needs more body.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2  3  4 5 6 » 82


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50