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Brewed by St. Jamesís Gate (Diageo)
Style: Irish Ale
Dublin, Ireland
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 1395   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Irish Cream Ale. Also sold as Kilkenny Draught with nitrogen.
"First Brewed 1710 St Francis Abbey. Brewed By Guinness In Kilkenny & Dublin."
Ingredients: Water, Malted Barley, Roasted Malted Barley, Hops, Yeast.


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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
cyrenaica (1126) - Milton, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 7, 2007
Another British ale that just didnít please my palate (yet my friends tell me that someday, my ale will come!). This beer has a darker colour than I normally like (I prefer golden nectars) and a weak aroma. It went down very smooth however. It felt thick in the mouth, very little carbonation. The flavour was alright, very malty.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
faroeviking (10284) - FAROE ISLANDS - JUL 5, 2007
Bottle. Pours a nice amber-red color. Fair lasting medium sized white head. Toasty malty and sweet aroma. Bit thin mouthfeel. Sweet flavour with a nice toasted maltiness bit bready and with a pleasant bitterness. It has a bitter toastish aftertaste.

3.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkm (235) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 5, 2007
Dark reddish in colour and holds a thin creamy white head untill the end. Average carbonation. Medium bodied and very smooth with a slightly dry bitterness in the finish. Flavour, fairly sweet but no strong flavours. Very nice. (330ml can)

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Thylacine (526) - Tasmania, AUSTRALIA - JUL 5, 2007
330 ml can with nitroí widget - reddish colour with a very creamy head. Medium bodied with low carbonation. Fair lacing. Very smooth with a sweet malty flavour, slightly acidic, a bit of apple, and a lightly bitter finish. Quite a nice drop.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
kwoeltje (2233) - Manchester, Missouri, USA - JUL 2, 2007
(draught) Must have been nitro given the large head. Copper with very large tan head that took a while to settle. Grassy aroma. Flavor is grassy hops and biscuit malt.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Kirill (277) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUL 1, 2007
pretty skunky aroma like a garbage can, taste similar, maybe my bottle was too warm, but 50 degrees Fahrenheit should not make a good beer taste like shit

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
mephisto (1285) - TAIWAN - JUN 30, 2007
copper hue with creamy nitrogen head, the aroma is grassy like straw. the flavor is malty and slightly bitter.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jalichio999 (502) - BRAZIL - JUN 27, 2007
UPDATED: JUN 8, 2008 Garrafa, junho/2008. ColoraÁ„o ‚mbar, creme branco razoŠvel. Cor de chŠ. Notas de fermento e de madeira. Amarga e seca.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Panzerfaust (781) - Hanga Roa, Easter Island, CHILE - JUN 26, 2007
Pours a clear dark red/amber color with a big, white, frothy and lingering head. Good lacing. Aroma is malty, fresh with notes of butter, milk, cereal grains, flowers and herbs. Clear hints of grass, red apples, grapes, pineapple and almonds. Flavor is bitter, balanced between herbs and fruits. Moderate tartness in the end to compliment the bitterness. Notes of apples, nuts, grass and slight citric touches. Body is light, refreshing. Medium but sharp carbonation. Finish is pretty nice, bold, long and intense and itís probably the beerís best feature. Texture is a little thicker than water. A quaffable and well done Ale from a huge macro.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EHSRanders (1971) - Tjele, DENMARK - JUN 22, 2007
Can. Clear dark amber colour with medium creamy white mostly diminishing head. Roasted malt aroma. Sweet bitter flavor. Oily palate.


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