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

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RATINGS: 1301   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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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.


hackobock's rating

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
hackobock (2027) - Stockholm, - JAN 18, 2013
Bottle from Systembolaget. Clear dark amber with a dense white head. Caramel, grain, fruity esters in the aroma. Taste is quite harsh with no dept or nuance to it, thin body.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmagnus87 (2833) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - MAY 3, 2015
Draft. From notes. Had back around at pats weekend. Caramel and some light hops. Cool, I like it.

1.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
erling1000 (223) - - MAY 1, 2015
A red brown Irish Ale with thick creamy head. Aroma is caramel, malty. Taste is light bitter sweet. Flat beer with no bubbles and low taste and aroma.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
Gangstergafje (133) - Capelle aan den IJssel, NETHERLANDS - APR 27, 2015
The beer has a nice reddish brown color. On top of the beer there floats a layer of white foam as soft as silk. The smell is plain, almost abundant. The taste is also plain...the mouth sensation is boring, there is almost no gas. The taste has some hints of malts and caramel, but not very strong tastes.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wittz (35) - Budapest, HUNGARY - APR 26, 2015
Vörösréz, borostyánbarna. Nyomokban pörkölt, kevés karamell, maláta, mérsékelten keserű. Korrekt, harmonikus. Finom, de nem kiemelkedő aroma.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
dnstone (2344) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - APR 24, 2015
Redish Amber color with off white head. Light malty aroma and taste with a dry touch of hops. Quite smooth and drinkable.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Travlr (14772) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - APR 21, 2015
Draft. Reddish amber color, small white head. Aroma of light caramel. Taste has bittersweet caramel. Plain.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bp15092001 (66) - - APR 18, 2015
Ikke nogen særlig god oplevelse. Heller ikke dårlig - men troede måske den havde mere karakter. Meget let krydret pilsner...

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
rayaron (555) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - APR 18, 2015
Draught at Porter & Sons, Tel Aviv. Clear copper with small creamy off-white head. Light aroma of caramel, some fruitiness with hints of milk chocolate and butterscotch. Flavor of fruity hops, some graininess with hint of caramel and butterscotch. Soft carbonation, light to medium-bodied. Quite easy and fun to drink.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JohnGalt1 (709) - , Idaho, USA - APR 16, 2015
Pounder Nitro can picked as part of the Guinness Winter 8-pack. Pours clear amber with creamy tannish head. English yeasty fruitiness with good dark toast. Okay... Just not my cup of tea.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
ZeppelinNL (29) - NETHERLANDS - APR 13, 2015
One of the best beers in the category ’drinking beer and nothing more than that’. An Irish classic


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