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Apricot flavouring
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 beer brewed clandestinely and given a name whose meaning is never revealed. Why #9? Why, indeed. A sort of dry, crisp, fruity, refreshing, not-quite pale ale. #9 is really impossible to describe because there’s never been anything else quite like it. Fermented with our 150 year old strain of top-fermenting English yeast.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
thehead92 (33) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - OCT 29, 2012
Just like the description; not sure what the overall taste is other than delish! Slightly toasty with a hint of citrus on the nose. Light orange/red color, head is there. Unusually refreashing, a medium slightly oily texture. Very enjoyable and worth searching out.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
glorydaze (32) - Savannah, Georgia, USA - JAN 1, 2011
Pours a light amber to straw color with medium head. Sweet, almost like wheat but then moves towards peaches and apricots. Nice finish. Not really my style but a good try at something different.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
quantum24 (32) - New York, USA - AUG 25, 2003
Pale orange with a slight haze, nice white head. mild apricot aroma, slightly malty and acidic, fruity (apricot), with a mild bitter finish. typical magic hat, not great, but drinkable. (good beer when hosting a party many "beer drinkers" like it)

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dthmtldgn (32) - barrington, New Jersey, USA - JUL 23, 2004
i have heard only good things about this brewer before i had ever found it, and this was the first flavore i tried. the apricot wasnt overwhelming, as in other fruit beers ive had. definetly will pick this one up again.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
calvinist (32) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - JAN 7, 2007
What can I say? I sampled this one at Barleys in Asheville. I liked it alot! Nice Apricot undertones with a hint of hops. I agree it would be a great summer beer but all in all I really liked the taste and palate of this beer.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mcallister (31) - Dayton, Ohio, USA - JUN 12, 2007
A pale copper color with a small white head dissipating quickly. No lace prevelant. Smell is yeasty with a good flowery hop sense as well as hints of fruits with other wheaty feelings. Medium mouthfeel highly carbonated. Fruity but not distinguishable. Chewy hop flavors but not overpowering. Not a beer I’m going to drink more than once. Dissapointed as this is my first try of a beer from the Magic Hat Brewery.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexen84 (31) - AUSTRALIA - JAN 20, 2008
This was a little interesting in many ways but also seemed lacking in every department.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Dangle (31) - Cullowhee, North Carolina, USA - APR 20, 2008
Golden color with a very fruity aroma. THe flavor is kinda sweet. All and all a good beer.

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
mnlbatlle (31) - Florida, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Fruity but artificial smell , nice color , clear. Minimal head . Can feel the minimal taste of apricot almost aftertaste. Would not recommend

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
wench (30) - st. paul, Minnesota, USA - JUN 18, 2009
Had the other day on tap was good, perfect for the warm days of summer. Very fruity with a hin t of apricot, oeange with a very cloudy appearance.


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