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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 243   ABV: 8.1%
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Over the Pils features a smooth malt body that is paired with fruit and floral notes from generous additions of Brewerís Gold and Crystal hops. Beneath the bold hop aroma hides a subtle warmth sure to take your taste buds Over the Pils and far away.


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jgb9348 (4487) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - OCT 2, 2012
Very slightly hazy golden coloured body with a super, nine plus centimetre thick off-white head that fades nicely. Aroma of grass, hay, yeast, bread, alcohol, oranges and a twinge of metal. Medium to Full-bodied; Deep malty flavour with a ton of alcohol noticeable, a lot of hay, grass, herbal and barnyardie qualities with a pungent yeast kick and a little sugar at the end. Aftertaste shows a nice complex flavour, especially for the style, with perhaps too much alcohol noticeable, but some nice grassy notes and a bit of sweetness too. Overall, a nice beer and one from Magic Hat that I was actually kind of looking forward to sample. Buy and try it if you can find it, but this was the only time I saw the bottle. I sampled this 75 cL bottle purchased from Liqour Outlet in Boonton, New Jersey on 22-April-2012 for US$8.65 sampled at home in Washington on 02-October-2012.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ReggieDunlap (2924) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 6, 2012
Pours a hazy orange with a medium white head. Aroma is slightly fruity with a light stonefruit note. Flavor is sweet and stonefruity with pine creeping in...sweet! Mouthfeel is full and syrupy with a stonefruit/pine bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerdedone (2488) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 2, 2012
Bottle. Pours a hazy golden yellow with a nice frothy big white head. Aroma of pale & pilsner malts, grains and grass. Flavor was sweet grains, herbal, grass, pilsner malts, subtle caramel and had notes of grapefruit with a very bitter finish.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JCB (3999) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - AUG 24, 2012
Cheap 750ml from State Line, Elkton, MD. Pour looks fairly average, deep hazy golden with a raucous carbonation. Nose is faded bready malts and what seems like hastily dumped in grass. Mouthfeel overly prickly, a touch of heat. Grainy taste everywhere, with ill-conceived hops like a bad side dish or something. Not so good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
argo0 (11181) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 23, 2012
75cl bottle. Medium off-white head, clear apple juice body. Aroma is moderately sweet, bread, cantaloupe, some apple, herbal. Taste is sweet, grapefruit, herbal/spicy, apple/cantaloupe, bread, some strawberry, alcohol. Medium-full body, some resin, stickiness.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (3559) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JUL 31, 2012
Location: 750 ml bottle from State Line, 7/31/12, Rating # 2300

Aroma: The nose has some fruit, pilsner malts, grass, earth, and floral notes
Appearance: Pours a cloudy golden-orange color with a frothy white head and heavy lace
Flavor: Tastes medium-plus sweet, similar to the nose, with a light hops/light hot malt finish
Palate: Itís medium-plus bodied, has a smooth, creamy, slightly sticky feel, and finishes mildly hot and dry
Overall Impression: I tend to be fairly unexcited by much of what Iíve tried from Magic Hat, and while this wasnít incredible, I think itís a top Magic Hat offering for me. You know that typical MH taste? I didnít get much of that here, so thatís nice... While this still wasnít a great beer, itís good to see a generally mediocre brewery showing a little bit of improvement. Thatís about as complimentary as I can get on this one.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Boliv (1148) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 23, 2012
750mL corked and caged bottle. Pours clear dark gold and orange with a 3-finger frothy eggshell head that leaves some fine lacing. Aromas of sweet Pilsner malt, grass, hay, and alcohol. The flavor is sweet malt, raisin and dark molasses and fig, and sweet alcohol, with a bitter grassy finish. Medium carbonation and body. Pretty good. [1058]

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Volgon (2763) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 7, 2012
Bottle: Pours a clear straw with micro floaties and a medium white head, hay and grass in the aroma, medium bodied with playful carbonation and a mellow ending, starts and ends lightly bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
jimhilt (2377) - Bow, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 7, 2012
Pours a two finger white head that fades slowly leaving a good lace. Crystal clear golden amber color. Good carbonation and medium bodied. Grassy nose and flavor is sweet grapefruit and peach but finish is lingering bitter hops. Higher ABV is hidden. $8.29 for a caged and corked 750ml (I think, the label also has 26oz which is 769ml) bottle from Beverage Warehouse Winooski, VT.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
robinvboyer (2876) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 7, 2012
Clear golden pour, small white head. Sweet bready malt aroma, some light alcohol, grains and grassy hops. Medium mouthfeel, soft carb. Light corny finish, with some alcohol warming and some sweet caramel, bready malts.


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