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RATINGS: 1030   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
This rich and malty ale originated in Ireland in 1710. It has a deep red color and distinctive caramel flavor from its Pale and Caramel malts. The malt sweetness is balanced by the earthy notes of East Kent Goldings hops. Cheers!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
Cousin_Larry (875) - - MAR 27, 2015
Just not digging the caramel in this Irish red ale. Just tastes like brown sugar and excessive carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
raymow (1408) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 15, 2015
bottled - flavor is caramel and malt. Nice red coloring. Decent aroma. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
TBone (16159) - Pori, FINLAND - MAR 2, 2015
Bottle from San Juan. Deep ruby-copper color, medium-sized beige head. Berryish, caramelly aroma. Medium-bodied. Caramelly-candyish flavor with some berries. Sweet version of Irish red, tastes industrial.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Brandon1989 (497) - Euless, Texas, USA - JAN 29, 2015
Pours a dark amber reddish color with a medium white head. The aroma is caramel, hops, and some fruit. The taste is similar but I am not a fan of this beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
TimE (5046) - Tokyo, JAPAN - JAN 25, 2015
really indistinctive malt Amber brew that is hardly a step from mass produced beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DavoleBomb (1867) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 18, 2015
Poured into a perfect pint. 3.25 A: Clear orange amber color. One and a half fingers of frothy beige head. Retention is a touch below average and a short ring of lacing is left. 2.75 S: Buttery with light caramel and some toastiness. Not much else going on. Super boring nose. 3.0 T: Taste is also underwhelming. Light caramel, toastiness, some buttery notes. 3.5 M: Medium body. Good moderate carbonation. Light creaminess. 3.0 D: This is about as average as it gets. Nothing wrong with it, but nothing right either. Boring beer. DavoleBomb, Jun 05, 2013

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
WABeerFiend (388) - - JAN 16, 2015
Best by date of 05.2014. Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a tumbler on 02.08.14. A: Deep red. Very see through. S: Caramel. Very malty is it should be. T: Follows the nose but with a touch of slight bitterness. M: Crisp. Very bubbly. O: This was a caramel bomb. The bitterness was barely noticeable, and nicely balanced the malt. This was interesting to try against the ambers that I’ve had. It was an ok beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 27, 2014

Bottle 12fl.oz.

[ As Samuel Adams Irish Red Ale ].
Clear medium red amber color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, caramel, light to moderate sweet malt, berry - wood notes. Flavour is moderate sweet and light moderate bitter with a average to long duration, sweet fruit - wood, caramel, nutty. Body is medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20140517]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (10109) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 21, 2014
"great sweet malty backbone...not as dry as the style calls for, but i liked it way more than i thought i would. flavor and aroma better than expected, it just doesn’t fit the style too well."

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (14115) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 9, 2014
Bottle. Red golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is fruit, malt, berries. Flavour is fruit, malt, hop, berries, caramel, floral. Medium body. Ordinary beer.

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