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RATINGS: 79   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 31   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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(March 1st- April 30th) Deep ruby red in color, this well balanced ale has roasted malt tones and a crisp hop character. It is in the Irish tradition and comes just in time for springtime thunderstorms.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
auerbrau (3177) - Peace Dale, Rhode Island, USA - MAR 21, 2010
12oz Bottle, purchased at Wakefield Liquors - Wakefield, RI. Generic red malt aroma, plain and clean. Pours a very dark red-brown, with an off-white lacy head. Wow. This has got a really rich and deep satisfying caramelized malt flavor. Somehow completely unexpected. However, there’s some strong fresh hop bitterness, that may push it a little far, but otherwise, it’s enjoyable. I’m surprised. This has some really strong, delicious malt flavors from an unassuming Irish Red Ale. Nice work.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joebudzjoe (667) - Connecticut, USA - MAR 19, 2010
Draft @ Monster B’s. Very dark ruby body. A simple well-rounded ale. Perfect session ale and perfect ale for a designated driver. Lots of flavor without too much ABV. Crispy and well-bodied.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thirdeye11 (5620) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 23, 2010
( 12oz bottle thanks to jkwalking05) Pours clear red with nice bubbles. Nose of brown sugar and sweetness. Taste is lightly bitter hops, with a watery/nutty finish.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
travita (4116) - Frisco, Texas, USA - DEC 29, 2009
Bottle thanks to jkwalking05. The look is clear, brown in color, and has a small off white head. The smell is roasty, cocoa, chocolate, butter, and ok. The taste is roasty, slightly weak, malts, and cocoa.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - DEC 17, 2009
( 12oz bottle, courtesy of jkwalking05 ) Pours a clear amber body with a small white head. Aroma of caramel, cocoa, and toffee. Flavor of caramel, roasted malt, herbal hops, and light coffee.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mar (4940) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 7, 2009
bottle thanks to jkwalking? deep amber pour with a cream head. roasted malts, caramel and chocolate on the nose. decent on the palate with flavors of chocolate and a roasty finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
angrypirate06 (1387) - Texas, USA - DEC 1, 2009
Bottle thanks to jkwalking05. Clear brown pour. Aroma is chocolate, caramel. Flavor is chocolate, unsweet cocoa.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cavie (3829) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - NOV 14, 2009
Bottle courtesy of JKwalking05. Clear light orange pour. Smells of pleasant chocolate. Very nice. Tastes a little watery but not by much. Chocolate malts with an easy finish. Some bitterness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blutt59 (6028) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 13, 2009
bottle, thanks to jkwalking05, chestnut colored with light foam, dry wheat chex aroma with a malty rye flavor

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BMan1113VR (7867) - Los Angeles, California, USA - NOV 13, 2009
Bottle thanks to jkwalking05. Pours with a fading white head and a deep amber body. Aroma of coffee, strong toffee, and a caramel frappuccino mixture. Taste is caramel and light roasty coffee. Medium carbonation. Odd irish ale.


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