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RATINGS: 2158   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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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.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
UPDATED: OCT 4, 2008 Date: 12/17/2005
Mode: Bottle

Appearance: clear amber, thin white head,
Aroma: soft slightly sweet fruity apracot aroma,
Body: creamy body,
Flavor: dry fruit flavor, really nice apracot flavor, hint of tartness, great fruity character without being too sweet or fruity

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 7/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3.1/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: *4

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
HenrikSoegaard (10775) - Randers, DENMARK - JUN 11, 2013
Bottle. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Dark yellow colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Light bitter flavor. Some fruity notes. mango? Average light bitter finish. Oily palate.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lubiere (10438) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 23, 2005
Hazy golden ale with a thick white head. Sourish apricot and lemon with wheat in aroma. Good malty base with some apricot and a good dose of sharp hops, crisp in mouth, a bit mineral. Medium bodied.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
faroeviking (10288) - FAROE ISLANDS - FEB 25, 2007
Bottle. Nice golden amber colour with a creamy white head. Sweet and fruity aroma with some hoppiness and malts. The flavour is quite fruity from abricots and sweet, good hoppy and malty touch with a little bitter finish. Dryish fruity aftertaste. Great brew!

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ratman197 (10196) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 4, 2012
Bottle poured a clear amber with a lingering ring of amber foam. Aromas of bread, fruittiness and a hint of spice. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of bread, pear, light straw and a hint of spice with a crisp fruity finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (10065) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - OCT 16, 2010
Bottle. Pours clear gold with a large, frothy white head, high retention with good lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (cookie, toast, straw), light hops (earthy), and average esters (dried fruit) with notes of raspberry and cherry. Flavor is heavy malt (cookie, toast, straw), light hops (earthy), and average esters (dried fruit) with notes of raspberry and cherry. Light body, warmth, and creaminess, high carbonation with a dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bov (9755) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - NOV 30, 2013
from Mondial de la Bière 2013, Mulhouse - hazy blond-orange beer with a modest foam left; charming and pretty subtle aroma of apricots and tangerines; medium-bodied and fizzy; moderate sweetness and decently dry, some acidity brings a good balance; short and subtle aftertaste of apricots

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
FatPhil (9594) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAR 10, 2013
355ml bottle (Bacchanalia, Cambridge)
Pleasant fruity aroma, light and uplifting. Rich orange, large frothy persistent head. Fairly watery palate. Watery taste too. Some peachiness and red berries too. Lawnmwer beer. Bugger all finish after a brief burst of peach. Meh.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopscotch (9517) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - JUL 4, 2002
UPDATED: MAY 16, 2003 This beer rocks. The aroma is of coffee and apricot. A very crisp, dry finish. Yum.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
adnielsen (9460) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 16, 2013
Bottle after finals week, thanks to Greg. Pours a golden orange appearance with an off white head. Somewhat spicy, apricot, stone fruity, citrusy, herbal aroma. Quite malty flavor with a lot of fruity notes- pineapple, apricot, apple, and some yeasty notes. Not bad.


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