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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   IBU: 83   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
7.5% alc/vol, earthy hop flavor, smooth, balanced, with a sweet finish, as you would expect from an Imperial ’Irish’ Red Ale.

Onionkid's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Onionkid (376) - Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA - OCT 10, 2012
Bottle. A nice red when poured with a nice head. Has an aroma of caramel and whiskey. The taste is smooth with a nice blend of fruit, caramel, toffee, hops and overall a nice boozy burn. Completely shocked this is as tasty as it is, really didn’t expect much from this one! 7.5% abv.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Radek Kliber (7058) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - OCT 2, 2014
Where and how: bottle 355 ml
Aroma sweet malty front, somewhat dry alcohol burn. Straight sweetness.
Appearance :
Top: creamy mid-sized top.
Base: hazy amber.
Palate : easy going , mid bodied.
Taste: straight drinkable malty brew. Maybe tad one dimensional.
Other notes simple decent red.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mike5326 (1536) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - AUG 20, 2014
Poured from a bottle. Dark amber color, medium white head. Musky malt aroma. Medium body with a mild Muskie malt flavor and a light finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bu11zeye (12593) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 2, 2014
(12oz bottle) Pours a clear amber body with a small cream head. Aroma of caramel, dried fruits, nuts, and toasted grain. Flavor of caramel, dried cherries, nuts, roasted grain, and toffee with a bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rumproasts (4802) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 2, 2014
bottle. Reddish brown with small head. Malty base with medium hops. I’m not a fan of crystal malt, and this one has a very generous amount, so I’m not really enjoying this much.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
atlrizzob (225) - Aiken, South Carolina, USA - FEB 26, 2014
Pours brown with red hue and beige head. Has the aroma of sweet malty caramel. Very nice taste of hops, caramel, molasses, and a lingering yeast taste. Medium bodied. Nice

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lectvay (191) - Boise, Idaho, USA - FEB 1, 2014
Intriguing beer. Dark brown, very opaque. Smells quite sweet, like creme brulee or something. Taste is a little sweet and much roastier than I expected. A little creamy, and a hint of coffee, so it made me think of a latte. Not how I would expect an imperial red ale taste, but I like it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
Erzengel (7324) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - FEB 1, 2014
12 fl.oz. bottle - 355 ml, BTTR-321BC
Many thanks to my Secret Santa nimbleprop for this beer!!
Reddish-brown in the glass, nose is dark malty, plums, not too nice. The beer starts rough, malty. Dark red fruit. Plums. Viscous. Slightly sweet - too sweet. Dark dried cherries, The aftertaste is medium, fruity, a bit of dark and bitter chocolate, espresso, but this doesn’t fit. Slightly unround. The aftertaste is long, intense but a bit pushing. And not really easy to drink.
Nice experience, but it didn’t convinced me. --> 6/8/7/7

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
icehawk (834) - Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA - JAN 3, 2014
Bottle. Pours reddish brown. Aroma of dirt, some alcohol perhaps. Taste is not pleasant, and finishes bitter, and sticky. (From notes)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
nimbleprop (7096) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 27, 2013
12oz bottle pours a hazy, brick red with some sudsy white head. Nose is decent enough, some malt, some red grape, some blood orange, bread crust. Flavor is malty, cracker, bread crust, orange peel, some pepper. Full bodied, bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PlantCityJax (49) - Plant City, Florida, USA - NOV 26, 2013
Bottled. In my opinion, it's really more of a brown than a red. Malty, lingering finish. -via BBapp

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