Brewed by St. James’s Gate (Diageo)
Style: Irish Ale
Dublin, Ireland
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 131   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Smithwick’s Pale Ale is a quality beer with a fuller taste, craft brewed with 100% pale ale malt and aromatic hops.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
arventresca (567) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Can. Interesting. I was expecting a British style pale but this is more American. Not a fan.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
crossovert (8853) - Illinois, USA - FEB 3, 2014
Dollar can. Pour looks like soda in the glass... The smell is whatever, light malt an hops. Flavor is weird, almost minty and grapey, not sure how the fuck they got this flavor. Some DMS and corn husk. It blows.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - JAN 22, 2014
Can poured into a shaker. Pours a clear pale yellow with a half finger of white head. Aroma is slightly grassy with a hint of lemon. Taste is light bitter. Grassy and herbal. A very slight hint of citrus. Light bodied with a thick yet slick texture. Lively carbonation and a decently long finish. Overall, not bad. Nothing I would seek out but I would gladly pickup a 6pk.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hartung32 (252) - Indiana, USA - JAN 22, 2014
Pretty forgettable English style Pale Ale. Easy enough to drink, but I'd prefer the standard Smithwicks any day. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
felsenpils (123) - Sacramento, California, USA - JAN 20, 2014
14.9 ounce can, part of the Irish Beer Discovery Pack from Diageo. Full golden color, nice white foam. The aroma is of hops and ale esters. The flavor is slightly sweet with perceptible hop oils. Almost tastes American because ot the hops. Not my favorite beer from Smithwick´s, but a quality product nonetheless. Kind of like a mild West Coast IPA.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dwyerpg (4789) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - JAN 19, 2014
I’m not very impressed with this at all. An aroma I’m not fond of, looks okay, but the flavor is a bit milky with some light hops. Not really feeling it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
beerfest5 (1206) - Cloneen, IRELAND - DEC 20, 2013
Overall not a terrible beer, very middle of the road in terms of Irish Ales. Bland in color and aroma, mostly in flavor too. Easy to drink and easy to find when theres no other options at the local pub.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kwik-lime (1461) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 20, 2013
Bottle at O’Neill’s in Kingston. Nice balance of piney hops and bready malt. Decent beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wildbeercat (353) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - DEC 10, 2013
440ml/15floz can into a shaker glass; served cold. Aroma: Mild malt with some gentle, pine-y hops. Pretty tame, but nice. Appearance: Dark gold body with a persistent, bubbly white head. High visible effervescence. Taste: Moderate piney hop presence. Straightforward, but really nice! Palate: Light-medium body with a short, flowery-hop finish. Overall: Pleasantly surprised! Actually some nice flavor in this one. A nice surprise indeed.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
boozedude (2172) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - NOV 21, 2013
Bottle at club w. gold pour with thick white head , Aroma of hops. taste is nothing special, malty, lasting aftertaste, meh

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