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


on tap

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RATINGS: 1177   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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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 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
MBison (548) - Southern Highlands, - JUL 24, 2009
Nitro-can (440ml). Poured copper coloured with a thick creamy, off-white head which lasted superbly. A light aroma with notes of sweet bread, caramel malts, biscuits and red berries. Flavor was a very light earthy bitterness with caramel malts, gooseberries and some nuts. Light bodied with virtually no carbonation, a watery texture, creamy mouthfeel and a short lived, clean finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lowenbrau (1867) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - JUL 12, 2014
Keg @many locations, years ago.
In short: average irish ale.
Pours cloudy orange with some nice off white head. Malty, caramel, hay aromas. Medium body, soft carbonation,oily texture. Taste issmooth, liquorice, caramel, malty, some watery.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Zoret (40) - Badalona, SPAIN - JUL 12, 2014
Cervesa molt pobre, nomes hi trobo coses que no m’agraden; diacetil, acetaldehid, DMS... Un desastre!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dr.dod (299) - Szeged, HUNGARY - JUL 12, 2014
33cl bottle. Pale brown ale with big creamy head what disappear quite fast. Sweet malt and just a little hop dominated. Maybe nut you can feel. Good ale but it is very expesive for the not very big quality.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MrHult (159) - SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2014
Flaska frĺn Systembolaget. Colafärgad med ljust skum. Livliga bubblor ĺ skön alesmak. Lite tanig kanske...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
MSBrindbergs (211) - Solna, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2014
Flaska från MrHult. Dimmig mörk rödbrun vätska. Luktar kola. Ganska tunn smak, men lite söt kola. Rätt kolsyrad. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Defensemaster (30) - GERMANY - JUL 11, 2014
Kilkenny Irish Beer exhibits a malty aroma, a lacy head, and a rich, dark amber appearance. Its taste is rather bland, considering the previous criteria. Malty with a sweet finish, it is drinkable but unremarkable. ---Cheers until next time! DMSR

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
fajry (363) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 8, 2014
Flaša. Tmavo červená farba, jemná biela pena. Vôňa sladová, sladká, kvetinová. V chuti sladovosť, jemne karamel, kvetinové tóny a v pozadí pražené slady. Telo prázdnejšie, vodovejšie, ale celkovo piteľné pivo.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
RhetoricalAns (175) - Toronto, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 6, 2014
Medium amber pour with a medium off white head, some lacing. Predominately malt aroma, some hops. Similar taste, some toffee. Overall very simple.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gopherfan99 (352) - CROATIA - JUL 6, 2014
Tap at Flannagan’s in Vienna, pours a copper color with a beige head, has a sweet caramel and nut taste, light bitter finish, it seemed a little thin but still not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
a_sully (80) - - JUL 5, 2014
Nitrogen beer with a foamy (almost creamy) head. Red brown transparent body. Aroma is floral and malty. Taste of malt and nuts. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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