#9 | Magic Hat Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
30.3%
Liked This Beer
3.39 w/ 5,720 ratings
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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:
#41,997
Reviews:
1,708
Ratings:
5,720
Liked:
1,733
Avg:
3.39/5
pDev:
17.99%
Alströms:
3.25
 
 
Wants:
89
Gots:
1,278
Trade:
0
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This is the beer the put magic hat on the map and for good reason. They're right by calling it a not quite a pale ale, as the color is more of a paler amber if you will. The smell is floral and fruity and this matches the taste. It goes down smooth with a faint fruitiness mixed with the malt flavors. The fruit flavor is apparent but not overwhelming, especially not present enough to be considered a "fruit beer" in my opinion. Overall it's a good refreshing beer for a hot summer night.

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#9 from Magic Hat Brewing Company
Beer rating: 30.3% out of 100 with 5,720 ratings
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