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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 2.65/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.66   ABV: -
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Brewed for McSorley’s Ale House, the oldest continuously operating pub in New York City.


1.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
Drew (2411) - Kent, Ohio, USA - MAR 1, 2003
The nice orange copper color led me to believe that this would have some body to it - not so. Very thin and watery, carbonation is the second noticed thing, then thirdly, a thin caramel along the sides of the tongue.

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
dirtymike (2016) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - DEC 15, 2003
GABF '03 Amber in color, mild aroma of malt.Caramel flavor comes through,very thin and unfufilling.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Capa (1981) - Manama, BAHRAIN - AUG 27, 2008
Light herbal hops, malty, and a touch of roasted notes lead this boring brew. Easy to drink all night long, though.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
milewide (1490) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - SEP 3, 2010
Black color, with only a bit of light coming through. Light head and medium body. Modest aroma, but lots of roasted malt flavor---especially for a lager.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bigrond (1474) - factoryville, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 12, 2009
veyr smooth, very sweet. Not much character at all. I could drink this beer again but I probably won’t....unless its free. Worth a try though.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bif (1407) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - FEB 26, 2012
On tap- Served a black color with a nice tan head that fades to some lacing. Aroma of malt with a trace of caramel. There is also a bit of coffee and nut in the background. Taste of malt, coffee and some bittersweet chocolate. There is a nice bitterness throughout and a dry finish. Medium body, crisp and smooth. Nice balance. Easy drinker, nice beer for the style. I think having this on tap at an Irish pub enhances the character of this beer.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jjuf1853 (1234) - Land O Lakes, Florida, USA - JUL 25, 2009
Draft at McSorley’s (NYC). Not a lot of flavor or aroma to the beer, but the surrounding environment somehow help to make it enjoyable. There are some grassy hop notes and a slight green apple flavor to it, but not much else I can remember.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Hopistotle420 (1178) - Amherst, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 18, 2003
Faint metallic light grain nose. Small, quickly dissipating head. Clear amber hue. Light caramel accents...very thin bodied, not much flavor. Blah...

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
RichJ7 (1175) - Cullman, Alabama, USA - MAY 29, 2009
Hmmm. Fairly typical Irish lager. Malty nose. Malty taste. A bit thin on the palate. Meh. Not great, but not bad.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Rockinout (966) - Kent, Ohio, USA - MAR 2, 2003
Copper color, stale malty taste that jumps out at you. No hops seem present to balance it.


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