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RATINGS: 87   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.7   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 142   ABV: 4.75%
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Finnegans Irish Amber is brewed with three varieties of imported two-row malts. The beer is pale amber in color but light in body. A gentle hop bitterness compliments its complex malt character.

Finnegans is currently available on tap and in liquor stores throughout the state of Minnesota. Finnegans is unique in that 100% of the profits are donated to The Finnegans Community Fund which disburses grants to help the working poor and at-risk youth throughout Minnesota.

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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GeneralGao (3614) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - NOV 20, 2006
Draught at Kieranís Irish Pub in Minneapolis, MN. Clear light amber color with thin white head that left some lace on the glass. Attractive malty caramel aroma and flavor with an almost buttery flavor at the end. Slightly sweet on the tongue. Very good beer on tap.

2.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
hellomynameis (874) - Mayer, Minnesota, USA - JUN 9, 2006
This is a true mastery of beer making. Think of a beer looking like Killianíswith a half way decent aroma of toasted caramel malts. The taste is...absent. I could probably chug this, itís just not anything particularly exciting, or interesting.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MoreHead (355) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - MAY 23, 2006
light and refreshing, not much here to speak of though. cannot say i disliked it, just happened to be the free drink of choice at a benefit. a safe brew for those not expecting much and not looking for carbonation.

2.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mrthirstyneck (341) - Minnesota, USA - NOV 15, 2006
a spuddy route to say the least Im an irish fan so i drink lots of finneoos to help the poor suckers who cant afford one so i like this brew GET SURLY

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Pigfoot (2268) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - APR 25, 2006
Hyper-active carbonation here, in this clear amber-hued brew, slim head, soon disappearing. Flat, vegetal nose, bright, but blaseí. Not especially pleasing. In the mouth: hum meets drum. Gone in a quickness, flavor peeps up and disappears. Lightly malty, caramel, then toasty dry, but never too tasty. Potatos seem to occupy a void, but not fill it with anything. Light bodied, with a null field of a finish, mostly water and echoes of vegetation. I so want to like this, but is offers little rewards, and does not give any pleasurable flavors at all. Not really worth the drinking.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thomasacross (129) - Edina, Minnesota, USA - MAY 10, 2007
Draft at Kipís, St. Louis Park, MN. Summit did something that isnít a hop-monster -- knock me over with a feather. In fact, this is a malt-monster with nice balance - a slightly-bitter finish. Very drinkable. Summit, you made a beer I want to drink... Wow.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Skyview (5269) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - APR 11, 2007
Picked up a bottle from Cellars LexLarp in St Paul, MN. What was this doing in the "import beer" section? Oh well... Pours a crisp clear reddish amber with a white head. Aroma of sweet bread and potatoes. Could use some sour cream! Flavor of a watered down ale with some earthy malt added. Finish is light and watery. Ah so so brew.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GaltScat (195) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 22, 2007
Malt, hops, and starch fill the aroma and taste. A very mild bitterness mixes with a nice malt throughout the travel in the mouth. The flavor also has a nice smoothness and taste from the potatoes.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Andrewkaveny (6) - Mankato, Minnesota, USA - JAN 12, 2007 does not count
This beer pours a pretty orange-red amber color. It has a sweet aroma and an even sweeter taste with a slight metallic finish. All in all an enjoyable reasonably priced brew.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
andrewtroth (25) - Eagan, Minnesota, USA - MAR 8, 2007
Refreshing and tasty, if a bit light. It lacks the unpleasant bitterness I usually associate with Summitís brews. On draft at Old Chicago in Eagan, 3/7/07.


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