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#9 - Magic Hat Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
77
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4,667 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 4,667
Reviews: 1,569
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: 18.29%
Wants: 36
Gots: 388 | 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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2.75/5  rDev -18.9%

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3.75/5  rDev +10.6%

03-18-2012 02:16:27 | More by spelletier
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3.75/5  rDev +10.6%

03-18-2012 02:03:26 | More by JxExM
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Texas

3/5  rDev -11.5%

03-17-2012 23:48:27 | More by zbooks
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Australia

3.4/5  rDev +0.3%

A - Clear as glass, orange amber colour, a short lived thin white head, no lacing.

S - Apricot, orange and hint of yeast. Not a bad nose.

T - Honey and apricot with the slightest of hop bitterness.

M - Light to medium body with high carbonation.

O - Refreshing enough for a hot afternoon but not one for developed palates.

03-16-2012 23:57:34 | More by dansmcd
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Texas

3.75/5  rDev +10.6%

03-16-2012 06:16:54 | More by n2pux
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New York

4/5  rDev +18%

03-16-2012 02:10:29 | More by mitchellaneous
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Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +10.6%

03-16-2012 01:59:19 | More by robieobie1
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Maine

3/5  rDev -11.5%

03-15-2012 23:34:50 | More by tjeppaint
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Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -11.5%

03-15-2012 18:55:51 | More by fdig23
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3.75/5  rDev +10.6%

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Massachusetts

2.25/5  rDev -33.6%

03-14-2012 14:17:44 | More by voidrunner
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4/5  rDev +18%

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3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

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3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

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3/5  rDev -11.5%

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North Carolina

3.15/5  rDev -7.1%

Served on tap at Jet Rock Bar and Grill at LGA (New York)

A: Pours a crystal clear pale golden yellow with lots of visible carbonation. The beer has a finger tall bright white head that reduces by about 50% but has pretty good retention. Light to moderate amounts of lacing is observed.

S: Some floral and very light grassy hop notes behind a fruity (possibly apricot) aroma.

T: Sweet and slightly fruity upfront with a lot of apricot hints followed by some light bitterness in the finish. The hop flavor could be described as lightly floral.

M: Light to medium bodied with high amounts of carbonation.

O: This is a beer I had very fond memories about from college but unfortunately my palate has changed/matured since then... Still a good beer for a very warm spring afternoon and very refreshing but not as good as remembered. Likely one I will still grab in the future.

03-13-2012 22:10:38 | More by dbrauneis
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4/5  rDev +18%

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3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

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#9 from Magic Hat Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 4,667 ratings.