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

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RATINGS: 1048   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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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JoeKnox's rating

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JoeKnox (100) - Georgia, USA - JUN 6, 2001
Great Amber lager.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
meireteixeira (12) - - MAR 28, 2015
Cor cobre, espuma persistente e clara, aroma de toffee, paladar amarguinho e envelhecido.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
tia (1054) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - MAR 26, 2015
Tap @ RVC. Dark caramel with a hint of red thin head decent lacing. Smells bready with a hint of citrus. Tastes like a tiny bit hoppier Yuengling.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
fombe89 (256) - Asturias, SPAIN - MAR 20, 2015
On Tap. Color ámbar. Espuma blanca persistente. Carbonatación baja. Cuerpo medio. Sabor dulce.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bodega95 (52) - - MAR 19, 2015
On tap. Nothing extra ordinary, very light and soft. Not bitter. is ok .....

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
eduardlax (7) - - MAR 6, 2015 does not count
Clasica cerveza irlandesa. Mejor de barril que de botella. Suave al paladar no muy amarga. Deja buen sabor de boca

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ferrinche (24) - Santiago de Compostela, SPAIN - FEB 22, 2015
Clásico sabor tostado de cerveza irlandesa, al que le guste este tipo de cerveza lo encontrará como una buena opción, ya que tiene una alta disponibilidad. No la he encontrado todavía de barril, que supongo que se notará positivamente la diferencia en el sabor.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ruigo (1381) - PORTUGAL - FEB 19, 2015
Copper reddish colour with a medium off-white head. Caramel, malts and herbal aroma. Taste is sweet at front with more bitterness towards the finish. Overall, drinkable but not remarkable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
cervmagpt (287) - PORTUGAL - FEB 17, 2015
Review based on the BJCP2008 guidelines (style 9D). Bottle 33 cl - Batch 4263528S0741. AROMA: predominant metalic aroma with some faint malt caramel notes. No hop aromas. Clean. APPEARANCE: coppery red color and translucent. beige average head with average retention. TASTE: caramel malt flavour with some toasty and roasted notes. there is some metalic flavour present. medium-low to low bitterness with a roasted and semi-dry finish. PALATE: medium-low body with average carbonation. OVERALL: a not so bad irish red ale with some sweet and caramely malt flavour and a roasted finish. has some metalic flavour though.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheFoamhead (157) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 17, 2015
Refreshing bitterness and harsh malt sweetness melt into this prototype of irish red beers. The colour is caused by the special malt mixture that also gives this quite unique taste. Some might think this beer is a bit old-fashioned but, name it ’New Craft Copper Lager’ and it’ll please a lot of people. The carbonation is relatively strong which enhances the refreshing character, the body is light to medium. And the finish is nicely dry hoppy. A classic brewing style and a refreshing but characterful lager.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Alusmamuts (679) - LATVIA - FEB 16, 2015
Red-brown clear with minimalistic head. Quite ordinary taste: mild bitterness surrounded by some sweetness, lasting bitter aftertaste.


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