Brewed by Seven Sheds
Style: English Pale Ale
Railton, Tasmania, Australia
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 3.44/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Kentish Ale is our flagship beer based on a traditional ale with pale and crystal malts, fuggle and golding hops. At 5.2% and bottle conditioned this complex beer is packed with flavour and makes the perfect accompaniment to a picnic lunch or a quiet wind-down at the end of the day.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
vanvenlo (1434) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - JUL 13, 2011
14-Jul-2011 - on tap at Beer Deluxe - Light ash malt and candy fruit aroma. Deep amber colour, with light good haze, ordinary head and suds lacing. Unusual fruity candy ash malt flavour. Ash malt and medium bitter hop finish, with lingering ash malt and light hop aftertaste. This beer is not my style but they seem to have pulled of a mix that works for me.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lunkie (1560) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - JUL 13, 2011
Murky amber colour with poor head and fair lacing. Spicy malt hop aroma. Bitter malt stone fruit flavour. Smooth palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jonno (2345) - JAPAN - MAY 10, 2011
Exceptional beer. Very good farmhouse style english bitter. Lots of caramel and the body felt just about right for the style. Very easy drinking and a very quenching beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mkel07 (4293) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - APR 1, 2011
750ml bottle. Copper coloured with some red flecks scattered throughout. Big intense head of brown foam that crackles as it settles. Caramel malt aromas with nuts and toffee mixed in. Flavour is a little thin but not to the detriment of the beer. Palate is smooth and this is a pretty good beer overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hawthorne00 (2816) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - MAR 18, 2011
Bottle. Just cloudy amber with a dense cream head. Aroma is floral with caramel, some spices and biscuits. A little overcarbonated but very alive-feeling. Tastes slightly sweet and very biscuity with some butterscotch, hazelnuts and flowers. Bitterness is just less than balancing. Slight touch of metal at the end? - if it was there I stopped noticing it . Rich and a little rustic. Much more complex malt character than usually found in Australian beer. Pretty tasty. Second glass with farmhouse cheddar and a pickled onion, yum. Started OK and then really drew me in.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
davidm (1979) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - NOV 13, 2010
Bottle 750ml. Great beer. Aroma has lots of fruit (grapefruit, apple), and also biscuit. Taste is sweet, with bitter background, and long length. Palate is velvety, and medium bodied. Amber, with an exuberant frothy head.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bluebetty (1019) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 10, 2010
Bottle. Pours a dark copper. Slightly hazy. Smallish light tan coloured head. Falls away leaving some lacing. Aromas are very subdued. Some earthy hops and just a hint of lemon. Not much else happening. Flavours are a little better. Some malt sweetness balanced by good hop bitterness. Sweetish after taste with some yeast character. Medium mouthfeel with low carbonation. OK beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gam (3596) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - OCT 3, 2010
Misty amber pour good head medium carbonation aromas hop fruity generous maltiness caramel flavour fruit caramel nutty tastes of england well flavoured amber ale good malt hop very rewarding aftertaste sweet and bitter

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Threepwood (107) - AUSTRALIA - JAN 5, 2010
Smells great, heaps of hops, citrus. Lovely clear amber to bronze with a thick long lasting head. Very smooth and lightly sweet. Really like this beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
BarossaLuke (547) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 5, 2009
On tap - A cloudy copper colour with fulffy white head. Nice woody/earthy hop aroma with some light caramel notes. Pleasant on the palate with caramel notes from crystal malts and some malt sweetness too, but finishes dry. Not a bad beer but has a character that I could only describe as "home brewed".

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