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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
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For Slane’s Ale™, we blend 5 grains and 2 hop varieties to produce a luscious ale whose smooth flavor is complimented by both C02 and Nitrogen/Creamer dispensing. Its beautiful deep ruby color is accented by the tight, creamy head produced by either of these methods. Since Diamond Knot uses no filters or pasteurization to clear our products, you are guaranteed every sip of full ale flavor!


3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bhensonb (10702) - Woodland, California, USA - MAY 30, 2010
Bomber from Whidbey Beer Works. Pours very dark ruddy amber with a foamy off-white head. Aroma is creamy/malty. Mildly sweetish. Med. body with frothy carbonation. Flavor is pretty toffee tinged. Not all that sweet and there’s some hop underlayer that keeps it ok. But that caramel/toffee aspect sticks around.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ibrew2or3 (6768) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - MAY 29, 2010
Bomber pours deep clear copper with off white head. The aroma has loads of chewy sweet smelling kettle caramelization with a touch of dark fruitiness in the background. The taste is similar with ample amounts of sweet caramel followed by a modest level of crystal malts and some dark fruitiness. There’s a light roasted malt note leading to some drying astringency to help balance out the sweetness.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
robforbes (2055) - Bremerton, Washington, USA - APR 28, 2010
pours a clear brown with a red tint, a medium size off-white head, and good lacing. smell is of malt, some sweetness, roasted nuts, and toffee. taste is smooth up front, brown sugar, malt, caramel, and some spice in the back, ends a little on the dry side.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
scrizzz (2223) - Bothell, Washington, USA - APR 7, 2010
Earthy caramel aroma, clear chestnut with a thick strong lacing. Rich earthy toasty crackermeal base, easy dry crunchy leafy hop finish.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
carruthm (1399) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAR 19, 2010
on tap at college inn during st paddy’s week. super smooth body, light touches of caramel

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
skoisirius (1571) - Earth, Washington, USA - MAR 14, 2010
Nice drinking version of the so-called "Irish Ale" from the DK! Honestly, not being too impressed with this style usually, this brew contained a nice body, complexity, and beautiful light blend of malt and hop on the finish. One of the better "Irish Ales" I’ve had!

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
highibus (706) - Vail, Arizona, USA - MAR 11, 2010
Reddish amber with lost of lacing. Light aroma. Malty sweet and clean finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ericsondr (48) - Camano Island, Alabama, USA - MAR 11, 2010
This beer has what I would describe as a "gentle" flavor. Not weak or watery but instead full of subtle hints of flavor. A very enjoyable brew with a light color and great lacing.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
eyesolus (64) - Mill Creek, Washington, USA - MAR 11, 2009
Tap at Lincoln Ave; pours near red brown with a nice malt flavor that quenches the thirst; their early spring seasonal on tap now; creamy head with a sweet caramel finish. (#27)

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (16301) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 29, 2008
Draught @ the brewpub. Pours a dark amber color with a small off-white head. Sweetish malty aroma with some hints of caramel and some weak hints of hops. Sweetish malty hoppy flavor with caramel hints. Has a sweetish malty finish with some hints of caramel and hops in the aftertaste.


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