Brewed by James Squire Brewhouse
Style: Irish Ale
Locations:Sydney,Melbourne., Australia
Serve in English pint


on tap


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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.21/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TedE (1015) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUL 23, 2016
Pint on tap at The Crafty Squire. Ruby red and effervescent. Solid head, steady fine carbonation. Faint malt nose. Full-bodied and malt sweet. Finish has tangy balancing hops. This is an excellent ale, really tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mattyhennessy (376) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - MAR 29, 2014
On tap at the brewhouse.Pours an amber red with a small slightly tan head. Low carbonation. Equal malt aroma and flavour as is expected with red ales, yet a profound citrus hop finish that adds a nice touch to this red. Some floral aromas and flavours. The carbonation needs fixing, but otherwise great.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Davros (2812) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - FEB 21, 2011
Pours dark amber with a small lasting head. Nose shows massive toasty/nutty malt and caramel alongside a heap of earthy, resinous hops... nice! Similar hops and malt follow as flavours, although the hops take a more dominant role with big resinous notes and a pronounced bitterness. Carbonation is a bit high for these flavours.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mattburns (114) - USA - SEP 28, 2010
At the brewhouse. Really good. A deep red colour and a pretty think head. Flowery hoppy aroma. NIce in the mouth. sweet and a hoppy zing to the taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
davidm (2069) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - AUG 1, 2010
UPDATED: JUL 15, 2012 On tap at the brewery. Very tasty, and well balanced. Aromas of caramel, apricot, and grass. Taste has a sweet start, with bitterness taking over quickly for a long finish. Palate is velvety, with a medium body. Amber, with a frothy white head.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ndon (857) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2010
UPDATED: SEP 1, 2010 nice and sweet, very citrusy with orange dominant. backed by a sweet malt, a very nice beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nate2g (1548) - Boomtown!, AUSTRALIA - AUG 21, 2009
Draught at James Squire Brewhouse, Portland Hotel, Melbourne. Pours amber with a medium beige head. Tropical fruit and citrus, grassy hop notes. Medium bodied. Good hoppy bitterness right through to the finish with an underlying fruitiness to balance this out. I’m not sure what style they’re going for but it’s a pleasant beer and one of the better ones available here.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
zebracakes (1339) - Washington DC, USA - JAN 15, 2009
On tap 01.15.09 at James Squire Brewhouse on King Street Wharf in Sydney. Thanks to kempicus for recommending this place. Clear orange, white head. Aroma is hoppy, fuzzy kiwi, tangerine. Flavor is the same with white grape and bitter finish. Nice apricot wheatiness.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
beerledgend (1196) - Waterloo, Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 11, 2008
Bready yeast aroma, bready floury flavour, short palate, Thin body, very bland. Tasting tray at Kings Wharf Sydney

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
UnholyBrewing (595) - Central Florida(Upper Hell), Florida, USA - APR 21, 2008
...nice color, and light carbonation true to the style. Nice floral nose, and malty finish. NOt bad.

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