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

bottled
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RATINGS: 1329   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   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.


k0mpsa's rating

2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
k0mpsa (1750) - Järvenpää, - NOV 16, 2012
0,5l can. Clear brown color, nice smooth white head. Normal malty aroma. Quite smooth taste and mouthfeel. Not special flavors, malty. But smooth taste gave some points.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Morboso (110) - ECUADOR - JUL 2, 2015
440ml cans with co2 activator. Lovely creamy low carbonation beer, perfect for cold day. Nice flavour but slightly watery and low alcohol content. Good price for a sixer but this beer could be better, less water to concentrate the flavour or more alcohol to make up for it just to be sure.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kryon (1888) - SWEDEN - JUN 25, 2015
Pours coca cola with high light brown head Aromas of bready malts, syrup, hints of roasted malts, spices Taste is sweet of caramel, hints of roasted malts, hints of hops, spices, dark bread

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
klas (358) - SWEDEN - JUL 19, 2015
Bottle. An old favoriter from 20 years ago. Not that special anymore. Nice brown color.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
greks (79) - GERMANY - JUL 17, 2015
0,33 Flasche vom E-Center Stengel Getränkemarkt in Fürth. Braun-rote Farbe, kaum Schaum. Riecht malzig, leicht karamellig. Schmeckt erfrischend malzig, kaum bitter

3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
colui72 (254) - HONG KONG - JUN 26, 2015
A classic Irish. Lovely appearance with its creamy head. Aroma of not much more than a pint in a pub, but smooth in his mild bitterness. Always welcome in an Irish pub!

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
poisoneddwarf (1951) - Rathdrum, Idaho, USA - JUL 26, 2015
14.9 oz widget can, thanks brenn79. Aroma is generic beer, grain, sweet malt. Appearance is typical widget can beauty, with cascading bubbles unfurling underneath a tight cap of bone-white foam, revealing a clear copper liquid after it’s done working its magic. Taste is sweet, grainy. Carbonation is nearly nonexistent but the mouthfeel is nice and creamy. Other than the purty appearance, these uncarbonated widget cans are not for me.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
VamboladeTolly (743) - Tartu, ESTONIA - JUL 7, 2015
Bottle. Pours amber with huge fluffy beige head, stays.Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, watery. Taste is sweet, watery, honey, slight caramel. Thin+ body. To watery for me. Still drinkable in hot summerday.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blutt59 (6236) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2015
Nitro can, almond Amber color with nitro foam, malty nose, good cream Malto meal flavor, soft finish

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
TorbenJensen (490) - Valby, DENMARK - JUN 29, 2015
Without a doubt the finest foam I have ever come across. The foaming violently during pouring, but rapidly accumulating to a nice reddish ale with persistent white foam on top. The aroma is malty, albeit limited. It tastes fine of hops, malt and some fruit and have a sensible hoppy bitterness. I miss a little more fullness and bitterness with longer duration are also preferable. Otherwise, a good average ale can be used for virtually anything.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ivardo (101) - NORWAY - JUL 30, 2015
Converting" from old excel scoresheet. So there is no comments on this beer.


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