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#9 - Magic Hat Brewing Company

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4,097 Ratings
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Ratings: 4097
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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barondebourgogne

Maryland

2.85/5  rDev -15.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Pale tangerine color. Quick to head but dissapates even quicker. Crystal clear.

Fruity, dried apricot nose. Some lingering malt sweetness on the edges.

Tastes fruity, finishes metallic with some hop bitterness in the finish.

Mouthfeel starts astringent and dry on the tonque with a chalky finish.

I am burping apricots. I suppose it is a refreshing summer alternative to a pale ale. The apricots flavoring is not authentic and lacks some dimension. Overall an OK brew and a fun one to try.

Serving type: bottle

01-26-2007 03:09:33 | More by barondebourgogne
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#9 from Magic Hat Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 4,097 ratings.