Brewed by Heineken Nederland
Style: Irish Ale
Zoeterwoude, Netherlands
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 1096   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.81/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Pasteurised. Available bottled, and in nitro keg and can versions.
Ingredients: Malted barley, chocolate malt, water, hops and yeast.
First brewed in Lady’s Well Brewery, Cork in 1856. Heineken purchased the brewery in 1983. Beer now produced in Heineken Nederland.
Also known as Irish Amber and Draught Irish Ale.
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Fatehunter's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fatehunter (1957) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - FEB 6, 2013
It was pouring okay, then it just foamed up really quickly. The color is a amber to red. The aroma is crushed grain and a mild caramel. The taste has a watery start, mild bitterness in the middle, finishes with a mild sweetness. Unoffensive. The texture is crisp with moderate carbonation. Nothing special, but an easy drinker.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Shanshirohop (44) - Zaragoza, SPAIN - FEB 12, 2016
Curiosa cervecita roja que no dice demasiado pero que te permite beber litros y litros con colegas ya que tiene poco cuerpo y su entrada es ligera y limpia,

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bartzluke (485) - Oklahoma, USA - FEB 7, 2016
.5l pour from tap into glass mug at a bar in Kazakhstan. Mildly dry, light strawberry, medium body, no finish. Very mild overall. Nothing unpleasant, but fairly unremarkable.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
King_Alex_II (920) - SWITZERLAND - JAN 18, 2016
Clear ruby brown color with white foam layer. The smell is nearly negligible. The taste is a little sweet, low in carbonation, with some hopping and generally a bit boring. Calm aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sven1973 (76) - GERMANY - JAN 17, 2016
Bei der Grünen Woche gezapft getrunken, braun-rötliche Farbe, Karamellaroma, etwas süß, sogar etwas Kirsche zu finden. Später säuriger. Netter karamelliger Abgang

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Senka (1009) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 13, 2016
On tap at O’Connor’s Old Oak Irish Pub@Vienna Poured nicely, with a head that settles. Ruby red, clear. Rather thin bodied. I expected it will remind me of Beamish Red, but it didn’t. Barely ok beer, but absolutely not worth the price asked. Nothing to do with Irish, and not really much to do with an ale. Overall a disappointment for the high expectations. Top 10 Irish beers my "you know hwat".

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
MissPxx (937) - Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2016
Gorgeous red colour and a lovely creamy head. Really creamy smooth taste and a little bitter bite ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
undercurrent25 (1787) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JAN 8, 2016
Pours a red colour taste is malty and fruity. Quite rich in the finish. I would have again

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BenWesthof (195) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 7, 2016
A great red beer. I always love to have a few pints of these around St. Patrick’s Day.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Senap (539) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JAN 1, 2016
Tunn och blaskig. Påminner mycket om det som brukar kallas för mörk lager - tänk Falcon Bayersk. trist.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
borre_m (879) - NORWAY - DEC 29, 2015
Pours bright clear copper with creamy head. Aroma is malty and sweet, with diacetyl. Taste is full bodied. Sweet, bread and some diacetyl.

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