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#9 - Magic Hat Brewing Company

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4,107 Ratings
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Ratings: 4107
Reviews: 1540
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: 18.29%


Brewed by:
Magic Hat Brewing Company visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A beer cloaked in secrecy. An ale whose mysterious and unusual palate will swirl across your tongue and ask more questions than it answers. A sort of dry, crisp, refreshing, not-quite pale ale. #9 is really impossible to describe because there's never been anything else quite like it.

20 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-09-1998)
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GilGarp

Colorado

4.08/5  rDev +20.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle served cold into a pint glass.

#9 is a pale golden yellow color with thin white head. It settles quickly and leaves no lacing behind.

Aroma is intensely fruity with big sweet appricot character.

Flavor is sweet up front and big on appricot here too. Not out of balance though as there is some mild hop bitterness.

Mouthfeel is light on body and nicely carbonated.

Overall a very nice fruit beer. Not sure about the "not quite pale ale" comment on the label. Definitely a fruit beer and should be proud of it.

Serving type: bottle

10-06-2012 00:14:37 | More by GilGarp
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#9 from Magic Hat Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 4,107 ratings.