Brewed by Eight Degrees Brewing
Style: Irish Ale
Mitchelstown, Ireland
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 103   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Like an Irishman on holiday in the Canaries, this beer has a red tint but with a chilled out mellow feel. A traditional Irish style with a twist. It has subtle caramel notes balanced with a pleasant fragrant aroma from New Zealand and Australian hops. Goes really well with roast beef, lamb or a traditional Irish stew, but beware: keep out of direct sunlight.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Deu (948) - Nantes, FRANCE - FEB 27, 2012
UPDATED: SEP 4, 2013 I’m not really good for the description part and not really in english neither... Il s à very good Irish red. À little fruits but not too much

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mkel07 (5226) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUN 11, 2015
Taster at GABS Melbourne 220515. Copper red in colour with a wispy head. Malt aromas and flavour and full almost creamy mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gam (3909) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAY 1, 2015
Beige coloured head a deep red pour medium carbonation aromas toffee caramel citrus the flavours toffee caramel dark citrus and stone fruits medium bitter wild honey burnt malts very good on palate tangy hop richness the finish best tastes malts hops lasting richness all round good ale

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheKernOwl (196) - West Sussex, ENGLAND - DEC 25, 2015
Modern-hopped (bitter orange/Seville marmalade) with lovely rich toffee/caramel malts. Like an American Double IPA, but not as strong.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (14294) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - APR 12, 2016
Bottle @ home. Beautiful somewhat clear ruby red color, medium sized beige head. Smell and taste malts, lightly a sweetish hint initially, nice hop bitterness, decent hoppyness overall, moderate to medium bitter. Decent body, medium carbonation. Quite pleasant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Geokkjer (7346) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 5, 2011
Bottle@Ulfborg tasting.Pours deep golden with a nice off-white head.Aroma of peach, apricot, malt, caramel and yeast.Flavor is sweet and fruity with some malt, caramel and apricot.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
goozen (3847) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUN 23, 2013
Tap at Farringtons, Dublin: Clear amber coloured brew with an great caramel taste to become addicted, also some New Zealandic hoppy aftertaste. Fun fact the day i ordered this beer was very sunny in Dublin and i was sunburned. Staff behind the bar noticed the sunburned fact, its was quite hilarious reaction of both sides.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerfest5 (1207) - Cloneen, IRELAND - JUL 8, 2014
12 oz bottle. Pours a translucent reddish brown, medium to small off white head, very little lacing. Aroma of bread, caramel, tropical fruit, marmalade. Taste is the same. Extremely well balance, and for a style that is usually overwhelmingly sweet malt that becomes cloying after a very short time, this is a rarity due to being enjoyable bottle after bottle, good session ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
androman (1850) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - JUL 24, 2015
On tap at In De Wildeman, Amsterdam. Body is hazy orange copper, head is big, beige, rocky, fully lasting, excellent lacing. Nose is brown sugar, honey, flavor is bread, caramel, honey, light spices, vegetables, earl grey tea. Medium sweet, light to medium bitter. Finish is medium lasting light roasty medium hoppy bitterness. Medium to full body, dry texture, average carbonation. Easy, tasty, nice one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Grzesiek79 (4037) - Radom, POLAND - AUG 20, 2016
Czerwono bursztynowa barwa lekko metne, srednia piana, ale malo trwala. Dominuje gorycz i to solidna, typowo brytyjska jak w bitterach. Ogolnie fajne malo slodowe irlandzkie Ale

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