RateBeer
overall
44
78
style
Serve in Flute, Shaker

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 2132   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
elish99 (7) - springfield, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 14, 2001 does not count
Just a hint of fruity goodness. love it-mean it..

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
brodieman99 (7) - Ellicott City, Maryland, USA - OCT 29, 2001 does not count
I have fond memories of this beer because I got a keg of it for my high school graduation.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
massurfer (7) - winter springs, Florida, USA - JUL 16, 2006 does not count
Since I live in Florida i have not been able to try many Magic Hat beers but when vactioning in Virginia i had the oppurtunity to try this one. This tops my list of fruit tasting beers with the hint of apricot. Great thirst quencher and perfect for after dinner. I just wish i could get my hands on some since i only got to try it once!! Is there anyone who has access to this willing to do a trade???

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mattan (7) - New York, USA - NOV 28, 2007 does not count
Quite fruity, nectar taste. Overall, not too spectacular, but certainly different from other beers.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 3/20
tubbypgh (7) - mckees rocks, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 24, 2008 does not count
i am not a fan or fruity beers so this one was not up my alley, very aromatic with lots of flavor but not to my liking

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
andrewpbennett (7) - Florida, USA - JAN 1, 2010 does not count
Weird aroma and taste. I wasn’t a big fan. From the bottle. Won’t have it again.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
lanceballance (7) - USA - JAN 21, 2011 does not count
Very fruity aroma....very interesting. Pours clear amber, with a light head. Almost too sweet...but addictive. Lots of fruit flavor....almost beers equivalent of Juicy Fruit gum. Clean on the palate. Not an everyday beer, but unique.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tio (7) - Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA - MAY 8, 2011 does not count
Aroma is nice and fruity. Color golden Nice thick head. Pretty carbonated Taste is light, fruity, but slightly bitter, but not over bitter.

3.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
jjacobs445 (7) - Rolla, Missouri, USA - APR 8, 2012 does not count
Faint apple scent. Pretty mild aroma. Nice golden color with white foam. A bit hazy, but mostly clear. Spicy, but still lightly sweet. Crisp and lively with a light body. A slightly bitter finish.

4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Hank426 (7) - New Hampshire, USA - APR 29, 2012 does not count
One of my favorites. It’s a complex, fruity, IPA style beer that is like no other I’ve tried. Has a strong floral hoppy aroma. Pours a darkish amber color with a small head. Many complex fruit/hops taste and must be cold to enjoy. An awesome fruit IPA in my opinion.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 199 200 201  202  203 204 205 » 214


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50