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Brewed by Magic Rock
Style: Amber Ale
Huddersfield, England

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RATINGS: 178   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Rapture is our full bodied, heavenly hoppy red beer. 5 types of malt and 6 types of hops make for a truly elating experience. Uplifting aromas of grapefruit and pine, combine with a pithy orange and pronounced citrus flavour which is balanced against a deeply rich and malty body. A satisfyingly dry and crisp finish offers your taste buds redemption. Our red ale will take you to heaven and back…


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Klimaet (222) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - OCT 14, 2014
Pours clear reddish brown with a thick slightly offwhite head. Aromas of hops, caramel malt, some dark sweet fruits, slightly berry-like notes aswell. Taste is slightly hoppy, sugary and piney. Lots of caramel malt and some fruity sweetness.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Douberd (2342) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - OCT 5, 2014
(Magic Rock Rapture) From cask at Borefts ’14 Amber red colour on the body, thick tall creamy head, with good retention, leaving heavy lacing on the glass. Aroma has light manure, a bit floral too. Taste is floral, with light citrus, maybe some thyme or rosemary, good bitterness, definitely more complex than the aroma. Low carbonation, thin body. Okay beer, quite drinkable actually.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
PriorL (1982) - Gent, BELGIUM - OCT 5, 2014
Sampled at Borefts Beer Festival 2014. THX everyone for sharing today’s beers. Only wrote down scores this festival.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (8545) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - OCT 2, 2014
Sampled @ Borefts 2014 day 2. Slightly hazy amber color, average sized beige head. Aroma is malts, lightly a touch of hops, lightly some fruity influences. Taste malts, grapefruit, fruitpeel bitterness, grape peel. Decent body and carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
77ships (4135) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - SEP 29, 2014
Sampled cask @ Borefts 2014. Thank you! Murky brown, tanned bubbles. Smell is nicer than taste, rich malt, caramel, sugar. Taste is a bit muddled & weak, oily, malt, sugar, caramel, leaves, tad watery, mocha. Lower carbonation, okay for sure but could be better.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerhunter111 (7872) - Hasborn, GERMANY - SEP 28, 2014
sampled @ Borefts Beer Festival 2014: trübes orangebraunes Bier mit geringer weißen Schaumkrone. Geruch nach Karamell, hopfig, fruchtig. Geschmack fruchtig bitter, Karamell.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sad24 (107) - GREAT YARMOUTH, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 18, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 30, 2014 From the hop in york, dark red but doesn?t taste it. Really nice and hoppy. Magic rock top brewery

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GuideDogSaint (352) - Epsom, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 2, 2014
On gravity at the Butcher’s Hook, Bitterne Triangle. Pours red brown with a thin head. Aroma is hops and malt. Dry bitter finish. Great.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Japalo (1225) - DENMARK - JUL 25, 2014
Cask/keg@ craftbeer Company London. Last glass from the keg. Still clear. Well carbonated. Reddish. Pine hoppy notes rules the aromas whole Malty notes rules the flavours. Nice dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Desverger (2163) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 20, 2014
Tap@Nya Tröls, Malmö - amber pour with good off-white head. Big tropical fruity aroma and taste, great citrus notes as well, pine needles, caramel malts, light toffee. Great brew!


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