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#9 - Magic Hat Brewing Company

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4,387 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,387
Reviews: 1,558
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: 18.29%
Wants: 31
Gots: 251 | FT: 0
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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kindestcut

North Carolina

3.26/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

The Magic Hat #9 pours a crystal clear golden color with an active white head. The aroma is definitely sweet and fruity with a distant hoppy note.

At first taste, the fruit steps forward...apricots or peaches. The hops definitely take a back seat to sweetness, however, the beer finishes with a light astringency, not unpleasant and a nice counterpoint to the fruitiness.

The #9 is a light beer (as opposed to a lite beer) and promises refreshment rather than massive flavor. It is quite drinkable, however, it is not a beer that will illicit a lot of amazement.

Serving type: bottle

01-02-2011 23:27:56 | More by kindestcut
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#9 from Magic Hat Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 4,387 ratings.