#9 | Magic Hat Brewing Company

5,720 Ratings

Brewed by:
Magic Hat Brewing Company
Vermont, United States

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.10%

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

Added by BeerAdvocate on 06-09-1998

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Ratings: 5,720 |  Reviews: 1,708
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2/5  rDev -41%

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4.15/5  rDev +22.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Had on tap a lot of times. So unique.. A must try!

Beer itself is a golden brown color, with a nice head.
Smells like sweetness and malt. Tastes very good to me, a very well carbonated beer with a sticky unique sweetness. Mouthfeel is good, very solid and different. Overall #9 is a great beer that is easily found on tap at many bars. Solid choice with a burger or dinner

This brew is great on a hot summer day... refreshing!

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3.75/5  rDev +10.6%

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3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

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2.5/5  rDev -26.3%

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3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

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4/5  rDev +18%

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1.25/5  rDev -63.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

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2.66/5  rDev -21.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

This beer is just too weird for me. It smells like perfume, and if I ever drank perfume I bet it would taste similar, though without the carbonation's bite. It's really complex, and for that I commend them. They pack a lot of fruity flavors and it finishes dry, but I don't see how a person would be able to enjoy this. I'm sure it divides beer fans.

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3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

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3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

#9 from Magic Hat Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.39 out of 5 with 5,720 ratings
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