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Midnight Sun Trickster

| November 21, 2012 | Comments (0)

Midnight Sun TricksterFrom Midnight Sun – OK, what do you get when we toss pale malted barley, pumpkin and spices into a stainless steel cauldron then stir in some magic? Uh, Trickster! The “magic” is actually mischievous Belgian yeast at play with cardamom, nutmeg and coriander. This spooky cool brew will make your glass glow bright despite the gloominess of the season.

Midnight Sun Brewing – Midnight Sun Trickster – 22 oz. bottle poured into a goblet. 7% abv.

Appearance:  Pours copper with a white ring around the top.

Aroma:  Sweet malt, candi sugar, clove, banana.

Taste: Dry malt, spicy hops, toasted pumpkin, clove, candi sugar.

Mouthfeel:  Medium bodied. Spicy dry carbonation.

Overall: A decent Belgian, but if you were expecting a pumpkin beer, you will be disappointed as the pumpin is very subtle.

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