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


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RATINGS: 379   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23/5   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.

MoritzF's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MoritzF (9267) - Ottobrunn, - JUN 30, 2013
(bottle) Slightly hazy, golden colour with a mid-sized, slightly off-white foamy head. Herbal, slightly grassy and subtle fruity hoppy aroma with a slightly buttery malty background. Moderately sweet and slightly bitter flavour, light to medium bodied with a modest carbonation. Buttery and doughy malt upfront with mainly herbal and grassy hops; dry and moderately bitter finish with a lasting herbal and grassy hoppy aftertaste. Not bad but I missed the fruit character. 29.VI.13

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
myxy (23) - Hajdúnánás, - JUL 25, 2016
Aroma: fruity hops Appearance: golden color, rocky white head, lightly sparkling Taste: light sweetness, medium bitterness, Palate: full body,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ruigo (2128) - PORTUGAL - JUL 25, 2016
33cl bottle. Almost clear golden colour with a thin white head. Malts, lightly fruity and light biscuity aroma. Average carbonation and medium to light body. Taste is medium bitter and light sweet with a dry and astringent finish. Overall, a nice beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tjomleif (80) - NORWAY - JUL 22, 2016
UPDATED: JUL 25, 2016 Drafted in Copenhagen. Very enjoyable beer. Good Balance. It’s quite nice off draught, but might not work out of the bottle.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
josanguapo (986) - SPAIN - JUL 16, 2016
From XXXII. In Teku glass. Playing Tomb Raider 2015. Closer to an english IPA than to an american one, with some tea-like profile

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Scrumpy369 (394) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUL 14, 2016
On tap at Dublin. Clear yellow colour small white head. Nose is hoppy wih some fungus. Taste is nice hoppy,but he tap got probably infected.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Desverger (7715) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 27, 2016
Tap@The Shamrock Inn, Copenhagen - golden pour with white head. Aroma and taste is citrus fruity with notes of lemon and orange, faint tropical notes of pineapple and grapefruit, straw, light malty, subdued hoppy bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
venom666 (817) - Elche, SPAIN - JUN 16, 2016
Pours a hazy golden color with medium white head. Citrusy aroma, herbal and white pepper, with a nice bready/biscuity malty backbone. Taste follows the aroma, lemony, piney, grassy, herbal and little spiciness, with a moderate bitterness on the palate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fombe89 (1990) - Asturias, SPAIN - JUN 13, 2016
Botella. @La Taberna de Hank, Luanco 12/06/2016 Color amarillo, sabor frutal, cuerpo medio.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JorisPPattyn (9250) - Ursel, BELGIUM - JUN 2, 2016
Medium, light yellowish head over copper-golden beer, low carbonaion. Hops, slightly spicy and herbal. Sweet, pale & toasted malts; finish has the hops returning. Not really New World, but fruity all the same. Feels better than it looks, medium bodied at best. More than halfway decent.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
imdownthepub (12910) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2016
Keg at Exils, Strasbourg, France. Hazy yellow gold with white head. This is pretty bland for an American Pale, sweet with a toffee, caramel background. Thin. Not great.

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