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O’Malley’s Drop Kick Ale

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RATINGS: 53   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.62   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This amber ale is styled after the British ambers so popular amongst the soccer fans across the pond. It was developed for the Kansas City Wizards (now Sporting KC) soccer team, and since its inception half of the proceeds from its sales go to support that team. It is mostly true to the style it’s modeled after, but hopped slightly differently. It’s refreshing, carmely and earthy.


2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Stevesie (323) - - JAN 10, 2014
From bottle. Attractive out of the bottle--a nice, deep red with slight off-white head, turns to crap shortly thereafter. Smells like chocolate and wet dog. Decent body and a pleasant enough start. Something goes terribly wrong in the back half--metallic with a dirty, chocolate aftertaste. Poor representation of the style.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bif (1443) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - DEC 18, 2013
Pours a dark amber color with a small head that fades quickly. Aroma of caramel, malt and grain. taste follows with malt, caramel, grain and bit of spice. Mild bitterness and fairly clean finish. Moderate body, lightly carbonated and has a bit of earthiness about it. Reminds me of a typical British style beer that goes well with sporting activities (soccer).

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Errl (1585) - Plano, Texas, USA - DEC 9, 2013
Pour is amber with a off white head..Nose is caramel, grains, hay, light sweetness...Taste is caramel, spice, grains, mustyness...

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Mora2000 (5695) - McKinney, Texas, USA - OCT 13, 2013
Amber pour with a white head. The aroma has some grain notes and not too much else. The flavor is also heavy on the grain and yeast notes. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Finhead (1182) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - SEP 23, 2013
Hazy brown with some red highlights and a small, off-white head. The aroma is malty with light bread and caramel notes. It has a light, smooth body with lively carbonation. The taste is mildly sweet at the start and finishes a little more bitter and dry.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
camborne (655) - Hopkins, Minnesota, USA - SEP 18, 2013
Has some good qualities, solid roasted malts. Has some negatives, watery and metallic finish.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
BOSSbrewer (1634) - Arkansas, USA - SEP 5, 2013
Weak. Didn't like this at all. Very nice. Entered this beer on a different app and I'm not able to import my comments unfortunately.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
partywithanM (103) - Kansas City, Kansas, USA - AUG 8, 2013
six pack bottles. I didn’t like it too much at first but as I drank the third it began to grow on me. It’s a little bitter but flavorful. It’s got a roasted sort of flavor to it that I enjoy but I don’t care for the after taste much. I probably wouldn’t get another sixer, but I’d try it if I saw it on tap; It might have a better fresher flavor.

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
boozedude (1789) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - AUG 3, 2013
Hazy brown pour white fluffy head bitter metallic malty creamy... diffrent.. nit bad but prolly wouldnt seek out

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
bobbyberbiglia (188) - Kansas City, Missouri, USA - MAY 29, 2013
12oz Bottle A - Pours hazy dark amber with one finger off white head. Ok lacing. S - Roasted malt. T - Some roasted malt mixed with seltzer water. M - Light bodied. Good carbonation. Dry finish. O - Drinkable


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