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RATINGS: 261   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92   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.


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2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
slatermcs (61) - - APR 5, 2013
Aroma of floral hops. Light head, no lacing visible. Slightly acidic taste with light hop bitterness. Like most Magic Hat products, I was wanting for more flavor and substance. Light on flavor, but drinkable


2.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Sammer (1025) - Plano, Texas, USA - JUN 29, 2014
Bottle. Taste is straw, water and a bit of citrus. Ah, Magic Hat.....man they try hard but they just don’t quite get there.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
teemoney (12) - Wisconsin, USA - JUN 29, 2014
Pours clear yellow with thin white head. Smell is kind of wild and flowery. Taste is light, kind of typical lager taste with some sour/ grassy flavor. Mouthfeel is good. Overall, not really that great, but ok for a different summer flavor.

2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kathouse (917) - Nevada, USA - JUN 11, 2014
Pale golden with a floral and grassy aroma. Body is light but mouthfeel is not bad due to addition of oats. Flavor is bread and malt. Finish is relatively clean. Better than my expectations.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Malaclemys (360) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JUN 6, 2014
Pours light yellow with white head. A: floral, honey, caramel, sweet malt. T: slightly tangy, floral, honey, citrus. Light body with a balanced finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheHopster (786) - Netcong, New Jersey, USA - JUN 5, 2014
(Bottle). Pours a slightly hazy golden complexion with quickly dissipating head. The flavor is a summery light and watery with slightly bittersweet taste. Could be more interesting if they used more dandelion. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Jay_Dubbz (77) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 27, 2014
Poured from 12oz bottle. Wonderful floral opening with a smooth malt character followed by a sour bite. Great beer for a hot day in the sun. --you've been Dubbed.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SDalkoholic (2124) - Linda Vista, California, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Bottle from Fresh and Easy: Aroma is mild and has a minor scent of crushed coriander seeds along with a pinch of ground clove. Also, it did smell as if there was flowers but it wasn’t until I read the description that only then I was convinced it was really there. Liquid was hazy glowing yellow hue with tons of sediment floating about while a thin layer of foam quickly fizzes down. The flavor follows the same profile as my nose sniffed out but the delicate sweetness combined with the soft delicate touch of acidic bitterness make this a much tastier recipe than the mass distrubted Magic Hat #9, but still is nothing special considering the remainder of beers on the shelves.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
kirkjharris (13) - Colorado, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Pours slightly cloudy with clean white head. Very little aroma but what there is smells like weeds. Flavor is light is floral in a "tastes like grass clippings" kind of way.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
odannyob (70) - Colorado, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Poured into a lager glass from a 3/4 of a pint bottle. An open sniff of hops hints; a traditional gold cloudiness; an exquisite taste of spritz complexed. Dandy Lions, indeed.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bytemesis (2950) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - MAY 22, 2014
Tap. Pours clear pale golden yellow, small white head, some lacing. Aroma is light grass, honey, floral. Flavor is light sweet, floral with a bit of acidity. Lingering bitterness on the far finish. Light body


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