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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 2.95/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95/5   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our flagship beer. The Celtic Ale is the first beer we released as a company, and its still one of our favorites. This beer is old-school traditional Irish ale; this is not designed to be an Irish Red. We brew it just how beer was produced 400 years ago. Like Long Island, Ireland is an island, too, where exotic ingredients werent always readily available so brewers used ingredients that they could get locally. Our Celtic Ale is brewed with four different malts, flaked oats, and honey, it has a smooth , dry finish with a low bitterness from Willamette hops.

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2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
tcane7 (1672) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 14, 2013
Bottle. Pours a cloudy amber with thin head that dissipates to nothing quickly. No lace. Nose of sweet brown malts, toffee, dough. Medium body. Ok for the style. I would not have again.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerscout (298) - New Windsor, New York, USA - JUL 18, 2013
Tap. Foamy white head with clear light amber color. Aroma of floral hops and toasty malts. Flavor was malty wheat and a little bit of walnut, balanced with some piney hops. Bitter finish. Medium body.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Niko100 (2815) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 18, 2013
Rich amber/copper color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of toasted malt, caramel, & some grain; Flavor of slight roasted sweet malt, caramel, hops, and some honey; Finish is fairly dry; Quite decent session ale.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mkobes (2142) - paramus, New Jersey, USA - SEP 29, 2012
Draft at beer authority. Deep orangish red in color with a little off white head. Malty toasty aroma. Toasty, nutty notes. Light hoppy malty flavor. Full bodied. Dry finish. Very drinkable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rlgk (18841) - Gteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 16, 2012
Draught at Beer Authority, NYC. Amber beer with a quite nice beige head. Malty toffee aroma, fruity, grapes, pear, spicy notes, some hay. Caramel flavor, bread, toffee, spicy, pear and some biscuits. A bit simple, but no off flavors.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
dextermorgan (97) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 21, 2012
Very generic ale, lacks flavor and a bit too bitter. Unmemorable. Tasted on tap at Brooklyn Waterfront Beer Festival, 6/16/2012.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jow (3777) - New York, USA - JUN 16, 2012
Draft at some dive bar on long island. Pours amber with thin soapy head. Nose of grains and caramel. Tastes of caramel, honey, malt, grains, and aluminum. Allright

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blipp (8773) - La Mesa, California, USA - MAR 27, 2012
Draft. Pours amber orange with an off white head. Toasty and honey malty aroma with light floral hops. The flavor has light floral hops, pale malts, some honey sweetness, and toasted grains. Nice enough.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewBoxer (2613) - New York, New York, USA - SEP 12, 2011
Deeo brown color. Some red. Real crisp with some rye and hay not sure what an irisj ale means, but this is not bad. Not as good as smithwicks

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
italarican (1543) - Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA - SEP 26, 2010
Tap at the 2010 LIC Craft Beer Festival. Copper pour with standard white head. Faint aroma with notes of some grain and malt; I think this was served too cold. Flavor of grains, honey, and a touch of styrofoam. The honey gives it a slight stickiness in the finish, which is the best part of the beer. Crisp and tingly on the palate.


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