RATINGS: 2243   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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.

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5


3.6
phllybeer29 (20) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 30, 2007
I enjoy this beer cause it has a smooth, fruity taste, not overwhelming. Not too heavy, very good summertime beer.

4
Gobot (20) - commerce twp, Michigan, USA - NOV 15, 2007
This is so cool. How did they get a beer to taste like Nag Champa?

3.5
paleasale (20) - USA - DEC 9, 2009
good, but not the best. good tasting beer though. nice finish. smooth follow through, with a crisp citrus finish.

3.4
zachary37 (20) - Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 12, 2011
Smells very fruity with a hint of caramel. Pours a darker color. Tastes delicious with hints of citrus and caramel. Very smooth to the palate and overall good beer.

4.6
munozjes (20) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - APR 25, 2014
Very good tasting beer!! I like the funny quotes on the inside of the bottle caps

3.4
Purdyd (20) - Fairfield, Connecticut, USA - AUG 6, 2016
Magic hat number 9 is a good damn ale - is it an ale, it's a mystery. Fruity and crisp. Makes me wonder what magic hat one thru eight tasted like... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
THLEIGHTY (19) - - APR 12, 2013
Weird smell and initial taste. This beer is too sweet. I can't finish this beer! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
jordanb (19) - Virginia, USA - AUG 9, 2008
"Not quite pale ale" is a little coy; in fact, this is nothing like a pale ale, but is nevertheless quite a beer. An almost luminescent orange color with a mildly spicy, citrusy, almost saccharine nose, the flavor is quite unique. While it’s too sweet to become a staple, it’s certainly one of the more baffling beers (in a good way) I’ve had in quite a while.

2.8
MawcDrums (19) - Plantsville, Connecticut, USA - JUN 20, 2007
Lots of fruits in the aroma, apricots and peaches. Needs more hops to balance out the sweetness, not crisp enough. I enjoy the fruit flavors however, and it makes this beer (while a little bland) still drinkable. Mouth feel is thin and bubbly, lots of carbination. There is an odd flavor with this beer that I can’t place, its a characteristic of this beer, I’m not sure however. Not BAD, not amazing either.

3.9
R-dog (19) - Alabama, USA - AUG 10, 2007
Sweet Nectar of the Gods - apricot nectar that is. Beer pours very smooth and evenly, with very little, but creamy head formation, which quickly disappears. The smooth pour belies a carbonated bite that cuts through the very present apricot aroma. Did I mention the apricots in this one? Leaves an aftertaste of hops. A nice balance to the thick apricot nectar-iness. Must go now, have to inspect remainder of 12 pack sampler...


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 » 225
Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5