Brewfus (13) - tallahassee, Florida, USA - NOV 30, 2010
2.8 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
"Beer reviewed from notes"
A-Poured into a pint glass from the tap. Pours a light amber with flecks of red. decent amount of speckled lace head is Bone white.
S-I am not sure whats up with the scent of this beer. It smelled very musty. Not sure why but the scent of something close to wet towels killed all other scents in this beer. Almost to the point of me questioning drinking it.
T-Taste is awesome. Lots of malty sweetness with a very mild amount of bitterness at the end. Good complexity with nothing clashing terribly.
M- Mouthfeel was also dead on for the style.
D-This was a decent beer if you can get past the scent. Not sure why that happened but it was a first for me. I wont be getting this one again.
Accidic (13) - Alabama, USA - JAN 2, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Good beer. I personally would like just a tiny bit less hop kick to it but otherwise I cannot make any real complaints. Is the first smoky malt beer I’ve had that I didn’t want to clean my tongue after and makes me interested to try others again.
littlebibs (11) - Kingston, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 15, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Yet another new fall offering from Magic Hat. Hex is sure drinkable, the flavors for this new Oktoberfest style beer are on the lighter side but they are there, just need to let it sit a bit and that is the hard part, its got a dry end to it so I find myself wanting to polish it off quickly. There are many malts going on here but there’s a subtleness to this brew that creeps up on you and it makes for a great session beer at this time of the year, right thru the fall. Give it some time, I still miss Jinx!
mattkirschner (6) - - JAN 19, 2013 does not count
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Beautiful looking beer. Decent taste. I’ve certainly had better Octoberfest beers. Not terrible, but not a favorite.
IPA_Joe (6) - Alabama, USA - OCT 24, 2011 does not count
0.8 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 1/20
I love Magic Hat, but this one is not very good. Taste is light and bitter with a skunky kick. Avoid if you can.
joeleaux (5) - Houma, Louisiana, USA - SEP 26, 2012 does not count
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Had both bottled and draft varieties - your typical Marzen. Caramel, chocolate and coffee with a nice hop balance.
gomental86 (4) - Bristol, Tennessee, USA - FEB 4, 2012 does not count
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Hex has a reddish orange color when poured, with a small white head. Nutty and grassy hops for a decent aroma. Tastes of light sweet caramel. Malty with minimal hops. Medium bodied mouthfeel. Nothing amazing here but drinkable.
purplehaze (2) - - JUL 27, 2012 does not count
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
very odd flavor changes but pleasant all the same. decent carbonation and i like the label. good beer not to hoppy though. enjoyable on a nice october evening.