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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: 1294   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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3.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Henrik8660 (4) - - MAY 3, 2013
Kilkenny Can med nitroglycerin. Rigtig fin engelsk alert god bitterhed og eftersmag. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
rayaron (529) - 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 (690) - , 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

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
klm1 (329) - - APR 10, 2015
Golden reddish colour. Weak aroma and poor flavour. Slightly bitterness and watery.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nickel (496) - - APR 9, 2015
Amber color. Aroma of floral hops, some malts and citrus. Taste is rather sour with bitter background. Creamy.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
sudomorph (803) - Barrie, Ontario, CANADA - APR 5, 2015
440ml can from the back of the fridge. 130412. Pours a clear caramel with a one finger, white head that lasts forever. Aroma has smooth notes of caramel, bread, cereal grains, and traditional mild hops. Taste is balanced but probably faded. Hints of grain, caramel, and faint hops. Low-medium body with a low, nitro can carbonation. Clean and a bit watery in the mouth. Overall, considering I don?t know how long it has been in the fridge, not bad. Mild caramel and grains.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
EAGLE82 (152) - Röslau, Bavaria, GERMANY - APR 2, 2015
Really like rthis Ale. Beautifull red color, nice malty aroma and a well balanced mild taste.

1.1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 2/20
tbonde (98) - DENMARK - MAR 27, 2015
Draught@Oslo airport bar. Pours a lovely clear dark amber with a finger of thick, creamy head. Very slight aroma of malt and winegum. Low to no carbonation. The head is all this beer has as I tried to find some kind of tast in the watery texture. A little bit of sweetness and hardly any taste of neither malt nor hops. Haven’t had this beer for years and now I remember why. For poseurs who want to be seen drinking beer but actually don’t like malt and hops.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
anstei (163) - SWITZERLAND - MAR 17, 2015
On tap. Pours brown with a head that only slowly gets to the surface. Very sticky. Gives a creamy texture to the beer. Taste is watered down, almost nothing left. Bitter. Disappointing.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Serapac (200) - CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 16, 2015
On tap, The Old Oak, Brussels. Reddish amber, tiny head. Aroma only faint malts. Quite light body, taste bitter-sweet, malty finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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