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Midas Touch - Dogfish Head Craft Brewed Ales

Midas Touch

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Overall: 8.00/10 by 1 dude

Trend: 8.00/10 over past 5 reviews

Style: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer

ABV: 9.00%

Season: Special

Have Another: 100%

310 beers rated with a 8.28 average
  • 8.00/10 have another
  • A: 8.0 | T: 8.0 | L: 8.0 | M: 8.0 | O: 8.0
  • Color: Deep Gold
  • Pours a clear deep golden color with a pure white half inch head. Some retention on this beer as the head dissipates quickly down to a thin layer settling on top. Very little lacing.

    Aroma is mild. I am getting some hints of grape with a honey sweetness. Also getting a hint of spice. A bit musky.

    Taste is interesting. Dry like a white wine with a bit of warmth from the higher abv. I get a dry white grape flavor mixed with honey. Something else is hiden in the flavor that I can't put my finger on, it might be a slight woody character. Ends with a sweet grape and tart dryness on the palate.

    Light to medium body with light carbonation. Resembles a dry white wine.

    I am enjoying this beer, but I do feel like it lacks in the complexity department. I am glad that I tried it, but it is not a beer I would hunt down again. Interesting, tasty and worth a try.
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  • Reviewed: Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 01:37:40
  • Tasted: Saturday, June 18, 2011
  • $2.99 for 12 oz. bottle