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

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RATINGS: 289   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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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 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CraftyBeerTour (116) - Barcelon, SPAIN - JAN 7, 2015
50cl bottle. Zesty, floral aroma followed by some sweet biscuit. Hazy dark gold capped by frothy white head, laces nicely. Rich malty aftertaste as well as refreshing hop bitterness. Carbonation is brisk in the mouth. A good pale ale.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
budedou (509) - Saint Etienne, FRANCE - MAR 26, 2015
Easy to drink good everyday beer. Clear color, low alcohol, good aroma, balanced hops.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gangstergafje (152) - Capelle aan den IJssel, NETHERLANDS - MAY 2, 2015
Beautiful golden yellow color. No foam at all. There is not manny smell, but the smell there is has a citrusy hop aroma. It has a little sweet candy touch. The taste is nice. It has this same citrusy hoppy Pale Ale flavor. Nice refreshing beer.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mjs (5104) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 19, 2010
(0.5 l bottle at Kaisla, Helsinki) Poured amber and clear. Head was medium sized and white. Aroma contained hops, fruitiness and white bread. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were malts, hops, fruitiness, herbalness and bitterness. Aftertaste was bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (14455) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 16, 2010
Bottle from Salling. Nice head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are rich hops, citrus, malt and sugar. Nicely balanced.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
SudsMcDuff (6634) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - JAN 22, 2011
bought at the Drink Store, Dublin by MoM .. . Pours a wicker tan , decent foam .. . sap, balsa, and week old flower aroma .. . a very decent pale ale but lacks a bit of creativity - but still a damn fine effort! .. . That’s right a maid, a maid I can bang

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tomer (2081) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - APR 15, 2011
0.5L bottle, medium head with some lacing that lasts for a very long time, clear deep gold colour, aroma of frius and herbs, flavour of citrus and herbs with strong bitterness that develops to an extremely long bitter aftertaste, the effects of the dry hopping are quite noticable. Nice session ale

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (22069) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 18, 2011
Bottled@Cosmic Comic Cafe, Turku. Amber colour, small beige head. Aroma is fruity and floral hoppy along with some grass and mild maltyness. Flavour is quite much the same. Quite close to Sierra Nevada Pale Ale.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
abemorsten (3084) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - MAY 5, 2011
Shared bottle at Cardinal. Clear golxden body. Creamy tanned head that becomes a film, leaving good lacing. Invitingly hoppy, grassy and herbal on the nose with notes of citrus. Light sweet, mild bitter flavors with a distinct aromatic character containing malty notes, but also hops, especially in the bitter and dry finish. Medium body. Flatish and smooth.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (7940) - Tel Aviv, - MAY 22, 2011
Bottle. Clear golden color with a small white head. Fresh aroma of floral and grapefruity hops and some biscuity malt. Nice hoppy flavor with flowers, some fruitiness and some backing malt sweetness (biscuits and bread hints), finishes moderately bitter with some citrus. Medium-bodied with a rather strong carbonation. I’d like a bit more bitterness, and the over-carbonation is a bit annoying, but the hops aroma and flavor are nice and make for a good drinkable beer.


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