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


on tap

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RATINGS: 1051   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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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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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (37673) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 28, 2009
Bottle 30cl. @ home.
Clear medium grey red amber color with a large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white - grey head. Aroma is light moderate malty, roasted, caramel, hay, light hoppy. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average duration. Body is light to medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20091020]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (33873) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 29, 2007
From tap. Pours brownish red, unclear at first but settles into a clear redish beer with a nice creamy off white head. Aroma of mildly sweet malt and some hops. Mouthfeel is soft creamy. Flavour is malty, slight rye bread like and slight sweet. Caramel finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29988) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2002
A very beutiful beer with a red color and good foam. It has a hoppy bitternes, but don’t have any sweetnes to compensate. It has almost no aroma. All in all an OK beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25074) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2005
(Bottle 33 cl) Dutch version, brewed by Heineken.
Reddish brown with a lovely, creamy head. Dry, aromatic and fresh with a distinct bitterness. Pleasant and drinkable brew. 040301

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joergen (22542) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 25, 2009
Draught at Droong Louise, Esbjerg. Clear orange coloured with a creamy white head. Fruity aroma of caramel, hay, grass and hops. Fruity flavour of caramel, grass and hops. Dry hoppy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (21858) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUN 19, 2006
Draught. Reddish amber colour, with small off-white head. Aroma is strong grass and hops. Flavour is strong hops with creamy caramel. Very creamy palate.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
omhper (20606) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JAN 14, 2003
Sampled draught (nitro) at The Scotsman, St. Julians, Malta.
Brownish amber with creamy head. Sweet and creamy, fruity and roasty. Drier grassy finish with some bitterness.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
anders37 (18740) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2006
Draught. Pours an amber colour with a small off-white head. Malty aroma with some hints of caramel. Sweet malty flavor. Ends with a long malty aftertaste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
cgarvieuk (16652) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 29, 2009
Tap at amsterdam airport pre DLD trip... copper ... loose creamy head ... to cold !!! bitter fruit front ... quite hoppy and a little dry ... little toffee but quit blah.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fiulijn (16003) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 11, 2005
Amber color; big head. A very common beer, a lot of caramel, dry and very bitter. The only peculiarity is a quite strong roasted malt line in the taste.

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