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#9 | Magic Hat Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Magic Hat Brewing Company
Vermont, United States
magichat.net

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

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,052
Reviews:
1,709
Ratings:
5,730
pDev:
18.29%
Bros Score:
3.25
 
 
Wants:
90
Gots:
1,288
Trade:
0
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Poured in to a 'Perfect Pint'. Thin, white head. Slightly hazy, copper colored body.

Aroma had some soft hints of apricot. Some mild maltiness. No real hop presence. Mild caramel and metallic notes.

Taste was slightly off for me. Some definite notes of apricot but there wasn't much else flavor wise. Very light maltiness. Mildly bitter in the finish. Some subtle caramel.

Mouthfeel was lacking. Thin body, high carb and dry finish.

Overall, its an extremely light apricot ale. Not much depth or flavor, but the apricot does come through.

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#9 from Magic Hat Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.39 out of 5 with 5,730 ratings
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