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RATINGS: 2120   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.


2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Bierkrug (2133) - Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, GERMANY - AUG 10, 2009
UPDATED: JUN 18, 2011 33o ml bottle in the USA. Little head nice amber color. Apricot aroma, and taste helps hide the low quality beer. Hoppy aftertaste. Not bad for a hot summer day but falls ito the flavored beer follies.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
arkurzynski (1487) - Combined Locks, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 22, 2009
Pours light amber with thin head. Aroma of pears, apricots, and licorice (in a chemical sort of way). Tastes like watered down bitter apple juice. Not sure what people see in this one.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
DWestrick (417) - Ft Wayne, Indiana, USA - DEC 28, 2009
bottle. did not like this beer. funky taste and smell. won’t have again.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
broozer81 (106) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 23, 2010
Bluepoint toasted lager got switched out at my local pub for this magic 9 stuff and damn it sucks..I gave it a shot but this is really for high school kids, please bring the toast back!!!!

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
williamstome (844) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - FEB 26, 2010
Appearance: Translucent gold with minimal head. Not much aroma, a bit of hops? weak apricot flavor, with a bitter finish. Not great, but not terrible.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
punkska101 (856) - Chambly, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 29, 2010
thx Jc. Weird fruitiness / sourness. bof Malt: caramel Hops: citrus, lemon Other: peach Color: golden Liquid: clear Head: minimal Initial: light sourness Finish: light sourness Finish Duration: short Body: light Texture: thin Carbonation: soft

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
efdejesus (93) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - MAR 6, 2011
On tap served in a pint glass. Pours an amber golden clear color. Aromas of malt. Little bitterness. Not sure why it’s an almost pale ale. Some sweet fruit tastes come through. Aftertaste is an unpleasant almost skunky quality.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
pinkzambia (1435) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUL 3, 2011
Tap: Clear gold with a white head. Sweet and pleasant aromas. The flavor is cardboard and red apples followed by a thin body and aftertaste. Yuck.

2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
jandd1983 (2505) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUL 16, 2011
It poured a clear golden color, with a small white head. The aroma was of malts, sweet hops and fruit. The flavor was of malts and dry fruit (apricots) not very sweet.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
hivemind (703) - New York, New York, USA - AUG 25, 2011
12-oz bottle at my parents’ house drinken with dinner (eaten w Erica). In a shaker. Pours a light amber-orange with big white head. No lacing. Aroma is sugary and a little cheese with light hops. Taste is non-citrusy fruit, like peach with a little malty bitterness. Kind of tastes skunky, but I must admit that this gets better with each sip. Good thing I drank the whole bottle.


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