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RATINGS: 277   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.81   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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The first brew produced by Alltech Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co, Kentucky Ale® is described as a marriage between two classic beer styles, Irish Red Ale and English Pale Ale. With a light amber color, Kentucky Ale owes its body and character to select imported malts and a pinch of wheat malt for a rich, smooth taste. This brew is placed into bourbon barrels to make the brewery’s flagship Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale®.


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5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
trehalose111 (2) - Kentucky, USA - FEB 5, 2013
What a great ale! Ales are not my favorite beer but this is really good. It is best served on tap but the bottle is good too. I like this with burgers, steaks, grilled or barbequed anything.


2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Ngejo (481) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - APR 19, 2015
Bottle. Clear, orange, frothy, tan foam, medium bitterness, light sweetness, medium body, thin feel, soft carbonation, & bitter finish.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mattyhennessy (373) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - MAR 21, 2015
Pours copper with a foamy white head. Sweet malty aroma, some toffee. Earthy hop character. Quite mild in flavour. Mostly caramel and a little cocoa, floral hop bitterness at the back of the palate. Okay but nothing special

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JonMoore (1968) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 19, 2015
Bottle from Dublin Airport, slightly hazy with slim white head. Malty, fruity aroma. Taste is malty, cloying sweet, caramel. Medium body, moderate carbonation. Won’t be bothering again.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Niko100 (2166) - Illinois, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Nice amber/orange color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of malt, some caramel, & musk?; Flavor of slight roasted sweet malt, caramel/toffee, hops, and light fruit; Just decent.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GranvilleTim (1759) - Granville, Illinois, USA - FEB 22, 2015
Amber pour withan off-white head. Aroma is caramel malt and toast. Taste is caramel malt, little sweetness. No lacing.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
procraste (95) - FRANCE - JAN 6, 2015
Jolie couleur ambrée et un nez de geuse acide. Une bulle vive et dense en bouche. Un arôme qui vient d’un bloc sans trainée. J’ai du mal à décrire l’arôme en question, mais j’ai trouvé ç apas commun et ma foi plutôt agréable face à d’autres Ale un peu trop "Straight". J’y reviendrai en essayant de qualifier cet arôme ... Quelque chose de malté et florale. ...

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
skmikeg (1173) - Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA - NOV 28, 2014
Pours clear copper with a one finger off white head with nice lacing. Aroma is of toasted malts, caramel, sweet malts, light floral hops,and light spicy hops. Has a medium-light body with a semi watery mouthfeel and a slighty bitter, medium finish. Overall, a decent amber ale.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Travlr (14772) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 18, 2014
Draft at the source. Clear amber color, medium tan head. Aroma of light caramel. Taste is similar. Plain.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
mysticbrew (52) - - NOV 10, 2014
On tap in a tulip ..... Clear, light amber with with a white head that dissipates quickly; although, there is some hang on the glass. There is not a lot of body to this beer, but it has a sweet flavor with a slight hop bite. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gschrade (800) - Collinsville, USA - NOV 7, 2014
I had this at Global Brew. Pours a Amber gold with a off white head. Taste caramel, sweet, biscuit. I thought this was good. I would drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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