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Old 03-10-2007, 03:28 AM   #1
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How many people are into the Magic Hat brewery selctions?

I love their H.I.P.A seasonal, and their #9 most of all.

Your thoughts?

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Old 03-10-2007, 03:34 AM   #2
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I love Roxy Rolles, their new hoppy red. Haven't heard much good about HIPA, so I haven't tried it yet. #9 used to be a fave, but it's a little light for me these days.

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Old 03-10-2007, 03:57 AM   #3
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#9 is the only one I've had. It was pretty good for a change, but nothing I could drink tons of. Unfortunately, we can't get it here in Nebraska.
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Old 03-10-2007, 04:28 AM   #4
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OMG...I think HIPA is by far the worst IPA I've ever had. I like the Jinx. Stuff is awesome. Wish I had some now.
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Old 12-21-2007, 02:06 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by the_bird
I love Roxy Rolles, their new hoppy red...
I'd rather just go put some vodka in grapefruit juice if I wanted to drink something that tasted just like a grapefruit.
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Old 12-21-2007, 02:13 AM   #6
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I don't care for most of their beers.

Especially #9!

I haven't bought any of their beer for a while now. I might consider trying some of their new ones in a mix pack if I knew there was not going to be a few bottles #9 in there! Then again, I have been dissapointed by many others as well.

They are BIG on hype/marketing and kitsch. Small on flavor. IMHO of course

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Old 12-21-2007, 01:28 PM   #7
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Im not a big fan as well. Although i love long trail (minus the blackberry wheat).
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Old 12-21-2007, 01:38 PM   #8
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