RateBeer
overall
64
50
style
Brewed by Carlow
Style: American Pale Ale
Carlow, Ireland

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 227   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Keg& bottles, regular.Dry hopped for extra aroma, this pale ale has a light malt base with just the right mouthfeel to allow the hop character to predominate. Grapefruit like bitterness is full and lasting and is balanced by a zesty citrus burst of aroma from two late additions of cascade hops.


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gorkogrlo (119) - Zagreb, CROATIA - JUN 20, 2013
Bortle 0.5l. Medium white head. Color orange, light amber. Aroma citrus, flowers. In flavour sweet body, grapefruit, with some spiceness, orange. Full of hops(probably cascade). This beer is almost same as sierra nevada pa, but snpa is sweeter and balanced. Overall this is very good beer, great as summer refreshment.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
_BaR_ (18) - Padova, ITALY - JUN 19, 2013
Aroma di luppolo evidente ma non aggressivo e non molto fruttato. Al gusto ha corpo leggero e facilmente bevibile. Predomina fortemente il luppolo che lascia sul finale una nota amara persistente e piacevole.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
VastActiv (2782) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUN 16, 2013
Tap at Black Door, Helsinki. Originally rated 14072012. Colour is clear golden with white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, hops and malts.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kiwianer (3339) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 9, 2013
The head is very robust, the body dark golden-brown. It smells sweet, hoppy, a bit creamy, ok. The taste is hoppy, grapefruit, citrus, malty, balanced and overall medium intensive. 13/12/11/11/-/12

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnicolaescu (738) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - MAY 31, 2013
Head: off-white, big, creamy. Colour: goden-amber. Aroma: hoppy, citrus, tropical fruit. Taste: fruit/citrus, malty, quite bitter, with a bitter, citrus and zesty finish. Quite good.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kristall-König (2207) - Oldenburg, GERMANY - MAY 29, 2013
Geruch mit moderat grasiger Hopfennote. Süßmalziger Antrunk. Mitte würzmalzig, leichte Zitrusnoten. Abgang bittert trocken nach. Ok.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
XmnwildX12 (2078) - Farmington, Minnesota, USA - MAY 27, 2013
Bottle from Four Firkins, orange pour with white head. Aroma is caramel, malt and grass. Taste is caramel, faded hops, skunky, bland. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Flemishgael (6) - Carrigaline, IRELAND - MAY 19, 2013 does not count
Exactly how a pale ale should taste like. Very, very hoppy due to dry hopping. Floral and zesty. Poors a beautiful golden colour, a steady foamy head and has a hay yeasty aroma. Strong flavours of bread, grass, citrus and an aftertaste that his zesty and fresh. Leaves a nice and hoppy aftertaste in the mouth that is very powerful and flowery. My favourite O’Hara’s beer.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DocLock (7832) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 18, 2013
Bottles from Wegman’s Collegeville and Capone’s. Pours clear gold with huge white frothy head. Nose is pale malt, noble hops, black pepper. Tastes hoppy, pale malty, with notes of pineapple, tangerine, and some off metallic notes in the finish. OK, but not a repeater for the Good Doctor.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kathouse (998) - Nevada, USA - MAY 11, 2013
UPDATED: MAY 15, 2013 Mild amber in color with a good head of foam. This was a nice English style IPA with plenty of noble hop aroma. There was a small amount of citrus in the nose and taste. Well balanced and tasty. Good finish as well. Pleased with this. Note: the tap in Dublin was a better version than the bottled.


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 « 9 10 11  12  13 14 15 » 23


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
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