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Brewed by Carlow
Style: Irish Ale
Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow, Ireland
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 885   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A traditional light hop flavour balances the sweet malty caramel taste. The addition of a pinch of roast barley during the brewing process lends a distinctive roast bite which is balanced by a crisp dry medium bitterness.

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4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Grzesiek79 (4435) - Radom, - NOV 15, 2012
Dobre i gożkie piwo i o mocnym goryczkowym akcencie na finiszu. Piana spora i twoży na szklanicy ślady. Głęboko ciemnoczerwony kolor tego celtyckiego piwa tylko zachęca do skosztowania


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Grumpelmies (364) - GERMANY - NOV 12, 2017
UPDATED: NOV 12, 2017 Draft @ The Duke, Dublin. Red with a small-sized head. Aroma of malts and caramel. Taste is malts, toffee and caramel. Some hoppy bitterness. Medium carbonation. Alright.

2.9
Maits (580) - ESTONIA - OCT 29, 2017
Deep amber, brown cloudy beer with fluffy beige head. Aroma is burnt bread, caramel, malts and acorn maybe. Taste is malts, caramel, bread. Little bit bitter aftertaste. Overall descent dark irish ale.

3.2
Mister_Li (1564) - GERMANY - OCT 28, 2017
Klares, dunkles Rot mit durchschnittlicher Schaumkrone. Malzig, reichlich Karamell, Röstaromen, etwas Schokolade, leicht herb.

3.6
jamesie1857 (1980) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2017
500ml bottle from Iceland - deep amber bruin body, off white head. lots of caramel in the nose and taste, nice and fruity.

2.3
BojanM (22) - Banja Luka, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA - SEP 1, 2017
Crveno-bakarna boja, zućkasta pjena koja brzo nestane. Aroma susenog voća i trava. Blago gorko, osjeti se malo na dim. Ukus ruma i duvana. Na kraju, nista posebno.

3.1
Holmen2 (4037) - NORWAY - SEP 1, 2017
Bottle shared with JMD on board Fridtjofen at Tau slipp og båtbyggeri 01.09.17. Dark copper. Pale brown head and lacing. Aroma of dried red berries. Fine taste of medium dark malt, dried red berries and noble hops. Taste is lingering on.

3.2
Holmen1 (6475) - Stavanger, NORWAY - SEP 1, 2017
Ombord på Fridtjofen, på slipp på Tau, flaske (fra trade med Sigmund) delt med skibsrederen: vakker dyprødlig kobber med flott skum som varer. Fin om enn litt beskjeden aroma, kombinert med en saftig smak med røde bær, urter, mørk karamell, ristet brød. Balansert bitterhet og høy drikkbarhet.

3.3
ALIBALI (2490) - Kiel, GERMANY - AUG 10, 2017
Gab die Nitro Variante vom Fass beim 2016er Norderstedter Craft Beer Day. Das merkt man natürlich besonders an dem samtigen Mundgefühl. Ansonsten nicht viel los an der irischen AleFront. Stoutlastig, solide und mit guter Trinkbarkeit ausgerüstet.

3.3
SarkyNorthener (4847) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 6, 2017
Bottle thanks to mother in law. Chestnut beer with medium head. Aroma of caramel, malts, earth and autumn leaf. Taste is earthy, yeast, caramel, malts and a little smoke. Decent.

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putrik (41) - - JUL 29, 2017
UPDATED: JUL 29, 2017 En medelmåtta bland irländsk öl. Red Ale-smaker som är moderata och ger ingen större upplevelsen


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