Brewed by Carlow
Style: American Pale Ale
Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow, Ireland


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RATINGS: 350   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KyotoLefty (8480) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 26, 2015
Keg at the Rake. Nose is basically Lipton Ice Tea from a can! Lemon and tea. Cloudy orange flavor. Flavor is lemon, tea, rich malt. Understated and nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
alex_leit (1167) - Minsk, BELARUS - AUG 23, 2015
500 ml bottle. Dark golden color with good white head. Aroma: flotal, blooming acacia, fruits (passion fruit, mango, peach), sweet citrus. Taste: clean and smooth, a little watery, bitter grapefruit, sweet fruit, spicy, pine needles.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Gylo (290) - Lublin, POLAND - AUG 11, 2015
Wytrawne, w smaku dosy? ?ci?gaj?ce, cho? faktycznie z intensywn? goryczk?. Jednak jest tak cierpkie, ?e ledwo wypi?em.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kita (1674) - Koper, SLOVENIA - AUG 8, 2015
Bottle, 0.50l, sampled from CanCrusher. Clear deep golden color with medium soapy white head and fair lacing. Aroma of grapefruit, grass, pine and caramel. Taste starts with moderate sweet caramel and honey, follows by fruity and herbal notes, while finish is moderate bitter. Medium body, oily texture and average carbonation in palate. Well balanced surprise from Ireland...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kaser (4905) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 7, 2015
Golden draft at O'Niells in Dublin. White head. Tastes like the Irish pale ale i just had. Hops more tasty in this one. Average

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nonshaugen (265) - Fetsund, NORWAY - JUL 30, 2015
Beautiful clear golden, two to three fingers slightly off-white head, quite thick, creamy foam, nice lacing. Grassy, floral hop aroma. Tremendous big, hoppy bitter taste. Grass, citrus, flowers and pine hit you immediately, but is balanced out by linguering sweet malt notes in the aftertaste. A great beer that deserves a good rating.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ciocanelu (595) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - JUL 28, 2015
Clear golden color with white head. Aroma is citrusy with some hints of elderflower. Taste is fruity and balanced at first and gets quite bitter at the end. Very nice, easy drinking pale ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jredmond (6938) - New York, New York, USA - JUL 17, 2015
Bottle shared with Linh and Scarlett whilst in Ireland. Pours a clear golden body with thin white lacing. Mouthfeel is medium with notes of bright grains, bitter crisp hop profile and spice. Not overpowering with malt, but tastes stale.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (18649) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 15, 2015
Bottle. Clear golden color, medium white head. Aroma of citrus and summer fruit. Taste is fruity and nicely balanced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GiacomoAnania (6) - ITALY - JUL 12, 2015 does not count
From 0,5L Bottle, bought at supermarket APPERANCE Full gold color with yellow reflex, liquid clear (no yeast), sparkling. White good retention head with a mix of tiny and big bouble. AROMA Resin and citrus in evidence, a bit of caramel something like bunrt in the finish. No yeast, no off-flawour. TASTE A bit of sweetness, medium bitterness PALATE medium body, good textur, average carbonation a medium long bitter finish

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