on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 215   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.74   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 17   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Share this beer with friends!
Single Chair celebrating the uniqueness of the Mad River Glen Cooperative Ski Area in Vermont. Medium bodied and ideally balanced for all tastes, Single Chair Ale’s tempting light golden color, heady aroma and smooth liquid go down effortlessly and often!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
kingofthemtn (25) - - FEB 8, 2015
If I had reviewed this 3 years ago while drinking it on tap at Mad River over a bowl of chili after a nice sunshine-filled trip down the mountain it would have gotten a much higher rating. Today, drinking it from a bottle it tastes a lot differently than I remembered. Aroma is faint apple, citrus, metallic like a lager. Taste is bitter with strange yeast flavor and lager-beer metallic after-taste. Beer would be smooth on palate if not for medium carbonation. The last time I had this I remember it being maltier which I liked. Now it just tastes...strange?

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
puboflyons (2372) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - FEB 7, 2015
From the 12 fl. oz. bottle. Slightly foggy pale yellow pour with a modest white fizzy head. I do not know what it is about that Magic Hat yeast strain but all of their beers have this kind of vegetable oil, buttery aroma and this is no different. I pick up a hint on pale malts and grassy hop note. The body is about medium. The taste has a toasted biscuit and bread character with a clean, almost citrus-like hop finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ronaldtheriot (1443) - Laplace, Louisiana, USA - FEB 5, 2015
Magic Hat Single Chair has a medium, white head, a clear, bubbly, golden-straw appearance, and some slight lacing left on the glass. The aroma is of sweet, very yeasty, creamy maltiness. Taste is of those elements, with some sourness and a touch of bitter. Mouthfeel is medium, and Magic Hat Single Chair finishes dry and easy drinking. RJT

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Block (1649) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - FEB 2, 2015
This beer is pretty refreshing and pretty much the same as most of their other beers. Mild in every aspect. A good, yet very regular beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hfmejias (925) - Dover, Delaware, USA - JAN 18, 2015
12 Fl. Oz. Bottle. Poured light yellow, clear, small white head no lacing. Aroma grain, yeast and maybe some malts. Taste is similar, grain, malts slightly bitterness and some peppery notes. Very easy to drink, crisp, refreshing. OK beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DrSilverworm (7960) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 12, 2015
12oz bottle, from my local Kroger. Half hazy kind of darker golden color. Fizzing bubbly thin white head fills the head space of the glass after pouring. Fades to a thin reasonable amount that retains well, and leaves good thicker ridges of lace. Mild citrusy hop, breadiness, and a metallic kind of macro-lager funk. Has sort of a macro-lagery bite to it, not too bothersome though. Some pepperiness. Medium body. Smooth, kind of soft, sort of crisp lighter to moderate strength carbonation. Light slickness. Easy to take gulps of. Moderate bitter, light to moderate sweet taste. Not a bad cream ale overall. Good balanced taste, easy-swiggin’.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
radarsock (1101) - Massachusetts, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Fourth beer consumed in the MYSTERY BOX, sent from my father last Thursday. Many thanks! To oversized cognac snifter, it pours a peach-tinted lemon chiffon with which foamy, white-ringed head 1 finger in length stood. Aromas of chickpeas, russet potato skins, salad greens, unripe bananas, caramelized obions, and noble hops. Tastes the same with the addition of sea salt, spent grain, wheat bread, and American yeast. Extremely drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AdamJackson (3331) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 9, 2014
light yellow. nose is wheat and bitter w/ some clove and oranges. taste is very bitter, spice and herbs peppery finish, english bitterness with a wheat body.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
AirForceHops (4067) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 9, 2014
2 oz. sample at the brewery. Clear gold color. Doesn’t smell like much, light hints of pale malt. Really searching.... Nope that is it.

Flavor is weak hints of pale malt, grain and corn husk. Thin watery body with a slight honey hints. Not terrible but really just not much here.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ernesto987 (4389) - Arizona, USA - JUN 11, 2014
off, nah. This is seltzer water with some bad added to it. Pretty lame, nothing really going on to warrant writing a full review.

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 7 » 22

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50