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Magic Rock Carnival

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91
99
style
Brewed by Magic Rock
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Huddersfield, England

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unknown

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 99   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A lustrous Golden Ale to remind you of sunny days and summer suppin; welcome to the Carnival! Heady aromas of sweet Pine and Tangerine invite you in while a light caramel body gets things started. The revelry rises with earthy pine and sweet summer citrus flavours carousing the palate, and culminates in a laid-back bitterness and refreshingly dry finish. There’s a party in this glass and your taste buds are invited!


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Stuu666 (4607) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 18, 2015
Keg at the hanging bat. Too cold. Light, sweet maltiness, slight bitter taste.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CanIHave4Beers (3426) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - FEB 17, 2015
On Draught
Pours a golden color with a good head and nice lacing on the glass.

The aroma is mild, but has a little bit of herbal hoppiness, it’s got a little raw malt and a little fruitiness.

The flavor is a nice balance of herbal & fruity malt with some nice toasty malt. The hop bitterness is very satisfying and the beer is moderately dry. All together the beer is well composed, refreshing and all-together enjoyable.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Aniela (2532) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 11, 2015
Draught at The Rover, Gotheburg. Clear golden beer with a white head. Hoppy caramel aroma. Hoppy grassy, hay flavour.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
ElManana (647) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - DEC 7, 2014
At Borefts 2014. Pours golden with a white foam. Grass, hops, some malt. Refreshing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GT2 (8930) - San Diego County, California, USA - NOV 16, 2014
[ Keg ][ 5oz ][ Churchill’s San Marcos ][ $2.50 ][ Taster ][ 11.16.14 ]
>> Flatter golden pour, wispy white foam. Flabby carbonation, light bodied, super dry and grassy. Squashy and grassy bright hop aroma with sweet yellow cake. Taste is squashy and grassy hoppy, clean and sessionable. Medium light bitterness.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (21949) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 14, 2014
Draught at Borefts Bier Festival 2014. Clear amber coloured with a small white head. Fruity aroma of hops and pine needles with notes of citrus. Fruity flavour of hops and pine needles with notes of citrus. Hoppy finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (33187) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 13, 2014
From cask. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is grapefruity and light peachy. Bitter, smooth fruity and crisp hoppy. Smooth fruity. Crisp hoppy. Lingering fruity and solid crisp hoppy.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DSG (6534) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 12, 2014
[9/27/14] Draught sample at Borefts Beer Festival 2014 in Bodegraven. Clear golden. Lovely hoppy aroma full of tropical fruits. Flavor of fruity hops, rather dry, with nice mild to moderate bitterness. Medium-bodied. Very refreshing.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
PriorL (2313) - Gent, BELGIUM - OCT 5, 2014
UPDATED: DEC 29, 2014 Sampled at Borefts Beer Festival 2014. THX everyone for sharing today’s beers. Clear blond beer. Nose is hoppy and little sweet. Taste is little citrus and quite hoppy.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (4166) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - SEP 30, 2014
At BBF 14 Pours clear blonde, no head. Smell is hoppy , bit sweet . Taste is bitter , thin , very green and fresh , not much malts . Good, but 13 in a dozen


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