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Legacy (CA) Chesty Irish Red

Legacy (CA) Chesty Irish Red
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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14/5   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
This Irish Red Ale reddish brown color with caramel and honey like malt sweetness, low level but present fruity nose with balanced with Magnum hops . IBU’s 25 ABV 5.3 % by volume Color 15 SRM

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (15335) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 5, 2015
Draught at Legacy Tasting Room, San Diego. Clear amber/copper beer with a small offwhite head. Malty caramel aroma, grainy notes, chocolate, some dark bread. Malty caramel flavor, grapes, dark bread, roasted notes, slightly spicy. Decent beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beerblogger100 (50) - Oceanside, California, USA - OCT 3, 2015
Reddish brown cloudy pour. Tangy weird lemon peel going on. Very lean and vegetal. Some toffee in malt and bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blipp (7371) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 17, 2015
Draft. Pours deep amber with a thin head. Malty base, light sweetness, faint toasty notes, and a relatively clean finish. Pretty good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Blairgus (3571) - California, USA - JUL 28, 2015
28 July 2015, tap at Legacy Tap and Kitchen. Brown/Amber, clear, no bubbles. Nose is toasted nuts and dark bread. Thin/med body and moderately fiZzy. Toasty sweet bread, hints of nuts and red fruit, some burnt flavors.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Lupinlove (14) - Vista, California, USA - JUN 6, 2015
Aroma: grain and some sour malt Appearance: cloudy reddish brown Taste: grape and some malts, with some sourness Palate: lean and watery Overall: not a fan, some sourness and cloudy yeasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (7878) - Reno, Nevada, USA - MAY 23, 2015
can’t find any info on oak aged chesty, so here it goes for now: sweet fruity notes and toffee and caramel. tastes a little bigger than the 5.3% on the bottle implies. ok overall, really nice for what usually is a boring style to me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Foxbush (1563) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - MAY 4, 2015
22 oz bottle the ale poured a clear dark amber with an off white head and some lacing. Your nose detects caramel malts. The ale a has a nice balance with hops and malt. The medium body ale had soft carbonation The finish was smooth yet dry. Chesty Puller from a small Virginia town: Saluda.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
IPagan5 (106) - San Marcos, California, USA - APR 2, 2015
No real aroma...not bad aroma but nothing there. Same with flavor...no real malts...beer was made well with no infection but also nothing there.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Broncowaldon (128) - Oceanside, California, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Decent amber color, slight cloudy yeast. Very lean, some caramel, some banana. Not drain pour a far brew. Had at brewery.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mel4vegas (34) - Nevada, USA - DEC 29, 2014
Xmas in Oceanside. Really clear dark amber. Opus nce carbonation, off white head and lacing. Decent balance of caramel and hops. Somewhat dry but ok for and Irish style. Good to see some decent reds coming around.

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