dwyerpg (4827) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - APR 18, 2006
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Can’t say that I see why this one a gold medal at some tournament lately, but then again, it’s a pretty decent Irish ale. Too much malt, like most of them, but okay.
jcwattsrugger (11436) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JAN 10, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
on tap-pours an off white head and red/amber color. Aroma is medium malt, peat. Taste is medium malt-peat/nutty/chocolate, secondary earthy hops. Medium body. OK carbonation.
drfabulous (4711) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - MAR 16, 2013
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at Holdsteins in a casino on Vegas strip. Malty rye like beer with decent hop profile. Caramel. Drinkable. And light for style.
DuffMan (7836) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 9, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the brewpub, Vegas. Medium copper body, low white head. Sweet caramel, lightly fruity and hoppy, a likeable session ale.
Travlr (15625) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 21, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at the source. Hazy dark amber brown color, medium tan head. Aroma of lightly toasted caramel. Taste is similar.
rosenbergh (8418) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 27, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at the Hop Nuts Brewing, Las Vegas, NV.
Clear reddish mid-brown colour with a small off-white head.
Nutty and toasted malty aroma with a lot of sweetness. The flavour is sweetness, nuts, nougat and malt. Passable brown ale. A bit thin though.
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fiulijn (16395) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 14, 2006
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught at the brewpub
Dark amber color. Very light caramel aroma. The body is quite malty, round, of course with its share of caramel, very light malty fruitness. Better than expected.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
clear amber, thin tan head, sweet carmel malt aroma, good sweet carmel malt flavor well mixed with some tasty chocolate, nice toffee character, enough balance to keep it from being too sweet,
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 5/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 5/10; Overall: 13/20
The score was calculated based upon the notes and an old scoring system.
sebletitje (7498) - Enghien, BELGIUM - MAY 17, 2009
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampler at Big Dogs Brewing, Las Vegas.
Aroma is malty, caramel, a tad licorice.
Taste,. malty, some dark fruits, caramel and toffee.
Bif (1677) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - DEC 31, 2011
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the Draft House. Served a dark amber color with a small head and some lacing. Mild aroma of caramel sweetness, fresh grain and a hint of citrus. Flavor of some caramel sweetness, fresh grain with a mild bitterness and a clean finish. Fairly light body, crisp and clean. Easy drinker, good for a few. Fits well with watching sports.