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

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RATINGS: 1324   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.


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3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
SperkeleForce (758) - - SEP 24, 2013
Can 44 cl, Draught with nitrogen. Pours amber color with white brown smooth creamy head. Notes of caramel, toffee, some roasted malts, slightly metallic (probably because beer too cold), toast. Lacking in body and character and is slightly watery. Goes down smooth creamy, very easy to drink.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Morboso (106) - 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.

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
TorbenJensen (179) - 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
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
colui72 (193) - 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!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kryon (1842) - 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

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blutt59 (6231) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2015
Nitro can, almond Amber color with nitro foam, malty nose, good cream Malto meal flavor, soft finish

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
vjohans (421) - SWEDEN - JUN 18, 2015
Bottle 33cl caramel, bread, toast, herbs, citrus, cooked vegetables, brown, red, clear, frothy, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, thin feel, soft carbonation, bitter,

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
arminjewell (8582) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - JUN 18, 2015
Pour on tap, clear dark red pour with white head, aroma brought notes of caramel, toast, bread hints of spice, earth, and grass, slight fruit. Taste was a mix of orange, grass, bread, slight caramel, toast, some grain, finishing slightly bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Koskela (388) - Marysville, California, USA - JUN 14, 2015
A sweet malty almost raspberry aroma come from this clear deep ruby red brew with a finger of creamy white head. A nice roasted malt flavor sweetness,low carb and smooth flavor and mouthfeel are highlighted from this medium bodied beer. It is very typical of an Irish brew.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamaty (1162) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 9, 2015
Color cobrizo, con espuma muy abundante que se consume con lentitud. Aroma malteado con algo de caramelo. Algo aguada. Sabor malteado con el mismo toque de caramelo que anunciaba en el aroma. Notas de tť. Postgusto dulce. Muy bebible.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bosbouw (1749) - Gemonde, NETHERLANDS - JUN 8, 2015
Heldere caramelkkeur met een goede kraag. Ruikt zoetig, mout, kruiden. Smaakt zoetig, stroop,herfstfruit en iets dun.


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