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Brewed by Metalman Brewing
Style: American Pale Ale
Waterford, Ireland

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RATINGS: 38   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Pale ale, golden in colour with a delicate white head. Citrus and floral aromas lead into hop flavours characterised by grapefruit and mandarin, with a dry bitter finish


4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
colf (1) - Bremen, GERMANY - JUL 14, 2012 does not count
Best Irish craft beer currently around! Tried the cask, even better in its aroma.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Vir4030 (510) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 6, 2012
On tap at Magpie’s in Dalkey, Dublin. Pours a clear copper with a great head. Aroma and flavor match, mildish but with this really great grassy dry bite.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
imdownthepub (10141) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 17, 2012
Cask conditioned at The Anchor, Birmingham. Gold with white head. This is a sharp, dry, heavily hopped beer. There is a good crisp biscuity body, light with a baked bread note. This carries a spicy, peppery hop flavour, quite intense and bitter. Really very good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SudsMcDuff (5813) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAY 31, 2013
Had on draft at the Black Sheep in Dublin .. noon .. . pours a deep amber .. good solid head, lacing .. . clean .. solid bitterness too, well balanced .. .very good stuff .. . . do you know the alphabet backwards? .. probably not

3.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
hutman (5)
- IRELAND - DEC 15, 2011 does not count
This is a pretty great refreshing, lightly coloured, easy to drink Irish pale ale, It has just enough hops to keep you hooked. Well worth a try if you can find it on tap because its not in bottles yet!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
garthicus (2662) - Dublin, IRELAND - FEB 18, 2012
Appearance: Cloudy orange, small white head.  Aroma: wonderful hoppiness, sharp, pine, lemon rind, wow, cat piss (the good kind) lovely. Flavour: bitter hops, nice and sharp pine, tangy too with a long bitter finish. Lovely ! 

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
omhper (19324) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - APR 14, 2011
Draught at Bull & Castle, Dublin. Clear golden, creamy head. Rich grapefruity hop aroma. Mid dry with clean rounded mouthfeel. Well hopped and light bodied with balanced bitterness. An elegant, really enjoyable thirst quencher.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sfdub72 (1) - - MAR 17, 2013 does not count
On tap at the Mad Monk in Midleton, Cork. Light, refreshing beer with great taste. Wish it was available in bottles.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
dublin1978 (1) - IRELAND - AUG 8, 2014 does not count
The beer is clear yellow in color and has a light amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a quarter finger high creamy off white head that died down and left a collar around the edge, patches of bubbles on the surface, and lots of lacing down the sides of the glass Similar to the smell, the taste has flavors of citrusy and grassy hops along with a light amount of associated bitterness. This beer is easy to drink. Although it is mostly dominated by hop flavors, there isn’t too much in the way of bitternes

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
culchiem (2488) - Berlin, GERMANY - APR 2, 2013
Cask in Bull & Castle. Clear orange amber with a thin head, good lacing. Aroma is light fruit. Flavour is grainy to start with leading to an intense and long lasting bitter hop finish. Palate is dry


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