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Kinnegar Scraggy Bay

Brewed by Kinnegar Brewing
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Rathmullan, Co Donegal, Ireland
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 3.31/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Fondly known as “Yellowcap”, Scraggy Bay is a balanced coppery ale with a snappy little bite of hops.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Carlowxxx (45) - Carlow, IRELAND - JUN 20, 2015
sorry not for me grapefruit and lot carbonation just not for me say no more

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zvsn (984) - ISRAEL - APR 18, 2015
Bottle sample at a tasting. Thanks Tom L.. Clear yellow-orange with a small head. Aroma of piney and grassy hops. Taste of grainy malt, citrus, lemon and pine, mild bitterness. Light-bodied, not very dry, easy drinking. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kerenmk (3205) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - APR 14, 2015
Bottle sample at a tasting at Yoav’s place. Thanks Tom L. Hazy opaque blond with white head. Citrus, grapefruit, perfume-like aroma, bitter, hop juice taste. Medium body, mildly carbonated, mild citrus juice finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (8343) - Tel Aviv, - APR 12, 2015
Bottle sample at a tasting at Yoav’s place. Thanks Tom L. Clear golden. Pleasant hoppy aroma, floral and citric. Flavor is quite dry, with a bit of malt, citric and floral hops, and a bitter finish. Light-bodied. Nice and refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Johnstledger8 (187) - Dublin, IRELAND - MAR 30, 2015
Draught. Pours a blood orange colour with a small non-lasting white head. Aroma of pine, citrus, honey. Taste of citrus, clove, brown sugar. Oily texture, medium carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
strangehorse (65) - - MAR 28, 2015
Bottle from the excellent Blackrock Cellar. A proper IPA...good sour notes to taste. Strength and depth without being overpowering. Loved it !

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Derevcel (2) - Derry, IRELAND - MAR 8, 2015 does not count
Beautiful on draught or bottle conditioned. Hazy orange with tight white head _ maybe some wheat malt there? Lovely pink grapefruit or blood orange and nettle (pine?) on the nose. More grapefruit, hops, and fairly strong malt on the tongue and a dry, grapefruit, hoppy finish. Saved the last quarter bottle and tried it with the yeast. More mellow citrus flavour with digestive biscuit from the malt. Finish softer if anything. A thing of beauty!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
flying_pig (1125) - SCOTLAND - FEB 3, 2015
500ml bottle from Reills Lisnaskea, £2.50:
This one was a very nice American style IPA, particularly as it comes from an Irish brewery and came out a lot better than I was expecting. Thankfully the beer was quite bitter with a lot of grapefruit and citrus flavours, some pine helping add to this as well. Overall this one was quite an enjoyable offering and one that I wouldn’t mind picking up again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
momordgz (266) - - JAN 30, 2015
Decent craft irish India Pale Ale. Peachy and hazy. Ends with bitter aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (5243) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2014
Bottle thanks to big bro. Hazed light golden orange coloured pour with a lasting white head. Aroma is grassy, earthy hop with a little hay. Bit dirty on the nose. Flavour is semi crisp, dirty grassy hop and a little hedgerow berry. Palate is medium light bodied with highish carbonation. Decent.

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