RateBeer
overall
81
86
style
Brewed by Carlow
Style: Dry Stout
Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow, Ireland

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1062   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This stout has a robust flavour with a ful bodied and smooth mouth feel. The roast flavours lead to a dry espresso like finish. A generous addition of fuggles hops lead to a tart bitterness which mingles with the roast espresso flavours on the tongue.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
RR (26) - Kentucky, USA - OCT 10, 2009
Middle of the Road Stout. Malty, Roasted, Coffee aroma. slight hit of hops. Light on the palate... maybe a bit too thin for some. Rich brown/almost black pour. Descent. C+

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gracefullypunk (667) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 31, 2009
On tap at Collins Pub. Pours a near black fading to brown with a thick cappuccino head. Aroma is basic brown sugar and caramel while the taste is much the same, with a bit of lactic thrown in. Not the best.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cavie (3892) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - FEB 1, 2010
Bottle courtesy of Swalden28. Dark brown color with a slight ruby tints. Heavy roasted chocolate notes. Some sweet oatmeal also. Mouthfeel is slick and smooth. Taste is slightly browned with tight chocolate. Dry roasted finish with a bit of sulfur.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mora2000 (5879) - McKinney, Texas, USA - FEB 2, 2010
Thanks to swalden28 for sharing this bottle. Pours dark brown to black with a khaki head. The aroma is a sweet, slightly roastey malt. The flavor is more of the same with some earthy hops in there as well. Medium mouthfeel and low carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SphinxTX (2876) - Mata Gorda, Texas, USA - FEB 2, 2010
Bottle from Kegs & Barrels in Plano, TX. Pours a light black with a beige head. Aroma of light dark roast and light malt. Flavor is exactly the same as aroma. Mouth feel is light body with medium-high carbonation. Overall, it’s not a bad, easy drinking stout.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
angrypirate06 (1387) - Texas, USA - FEB 4, 2010
Bottle thanks to swalden28. Clear dark brown pour. Aroma is dark malts, roast, nutty, and yeast. Flavor is soy, nuts, and salty.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lusikka (6687) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 27, 2010
500 ml bottle. Rated @ 21.12.2009.
Pours a black colour with a brown foamy head. Aroma of roasted malts, mild hops and some smoke. Flavour of roasted malts, nuts and salt. Medium bodied with watery mouthfeel. Easy to drink.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jb (2346) - Rochester, New York, USA - NOV 27, 2010
Draft at McGregor’s. Dark orange highlights with the brown pour and thick head. Toasted/roasted malt notes in the nose. Creamy palate, some sort of off vegetable taste.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Meilby (8479) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 16, 2011
Bottle 330ml "O’Haras Irish Stout" @ home
Pours black with a tan head. Aroma has notes of roasted malt and chocolate. Taste is light to medium sweet. Body is light to medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Aniela (2532) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 31, 2011
From a bottle at home in Skövde. Bought in Dublin, Ireland. Dark, full body with a medium greamy head. Smokey aroma with licorice. A smoket taste, a bit bitter. I expected more.


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 « 80 81 82  83  84 85 86 » 107


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50