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RATINGS: 263   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Stop and smell the petals. Pistil is a summer beer unlike any other, brewed with a combination of dandelion petals, Pale and Acidulated malts, flaked oats, and Apollo and Northern Brewer hops that results in a one-of-a-kind beer with a slightly sour acidity and a smooth malt body. Perfect for taking down deep thirst.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TURDFERGUSON (3951) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - FEB 6, 2013
Bottle. Pours cloudy light orange with a thin white spitty head. Nose is flowery, lightly herbal, light citrus, lots of different tropical fruits. Flavor is nicely balanced, dandelion character is evident, no herbal/green astringent, very wheaty, somewhat similar in execution to dfh festina peche but i find this cleaner, drier, and tastier. Impressive restraint from Magic Hat.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ccex (921) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 4, 2013
12 oz bottle pours a hazy light golden color with medium white head. Aroma has lots of weeds, wildflowers, yeast,some lemon, and a only a hint of malts. Taste is sour with a slightly bitter finish and only fleeting sweetness in the middle. Body is thin. Should be more drinkable than this. It would do better with more malts for balance and more flavor in general. I will not try this again.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SoberDave (130) - Ontario, CANADA - FEB 3, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 16, 2013 Pours a light golden with a lingering head around the rim. Hoppy, fruity aroma and a sweet and hoppy taste.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
beakerh20 (36) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 3, 2013
This is a light beer in color and appearance. It has some resemblance to a pilsner type beer. I would select this beer again. It’s a great first super bowl beer.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
jflopsu (533) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 3, 2013
A pilsner style beer with the slight fruity taste you get from Magic Hat. Nothing special.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
TheBear11D (233) - Michigan, USA - FEB 2, 2013
The brew had a soft head the was short lived. The beer has an interesting flavor. It's rather grassy and it lingers for a while. Overall it's a drinkable beer but I would not call it good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ChainGangGuy (4370) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - FEB 2, 2013
12 ounce bottle - $1.79 at Total Wine & More in Kennesaw, Georgia.

Appearance: Pours a hazed, pale light yellow body with a smallish, white head.

Smell: Shredded flower petals, chopped mint leaf, and some weedy, and bitterish dandelion greens atop the subtle, highly restrained malts.

Taste: Mild malts from top to bottom with some slight milky oat hints. Light, low sweetness that doesn’t last long. Herbal tea accents, a slight sourness there, and a touch of lemon, too. The hops yield a slight mintiness. Dry, lightly sourish, vegetal finish.

Mouthfeel: Medium-light body. Medium-plus carbonation.

Overall: It’s a bit different, and, while interesting, one was enough for me, thanks.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rocbyter (1896) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - FEB 2, 2013
Light floral hop aroma with a light amount of grain. Cloudy dark yellow color with a large white head. Mild bitter beginning with a light finish.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jow (2095) - New York, USA - FEB 1, 2013
Bottle during Company of Thieves concert. happy to grab a couple rates during a show unfortunately they are Magic Hat. really nice looking label and the beer pours ok. however thats about it. nose is of grass and yeast. tastes mostly of yeast, malt, grass, light lemon, and dandelion. light bitter but its watery and could do with a bunch more taste

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blutt59 (6017) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 31, 2013
Bottled, clear orange color with foam ring , nice light pale ale Flavors with a soft hopped finish


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