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Brewed by Millers Brewery
Style: Irish Ale
Meegoda, Sri Lanka
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 2.87/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88/5   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Irish Dark is a dark horse indeed. Light in body but strong in alcohol, it’s got a kick like a mule. Yet Irish Dark positively strokes the palate as it goes down, with it’s mild, clean and crisp delicateness. For good measure, a liberal use of hops lightens as well as heightens the feeling in your mouth. The luck of the Irish Dark indeed.

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3.2
harrisoni (18570) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2017
Bottle from Terre de Boissons Calais and drunk at home. Very dark red dark brown colour lasting tan head. Milk chocolate aroma with some dark fruits too. OK carbonation. I thought that this was quite malty easy drinking interesting beer and it hides the ABV very well. Yes tasty indeed. Just a little bit of paper somewhere, but otherwise fine.

3.3
coldbrewky (1730) - Hippetown East, New York, USA - OCT 13, 2016
Out of the three separate bargain basement beers purchased.. this was by far the most palatable. Spot on to style. Malt centric and not too sweet. Finish is smooth and rounded. I actually was a bit disappointed that the bottle was empty after the long encounter with a particularly stubborn table top jigsaw resurrection,

3.6
PlutonowyMan (766) - POLAND - JUL 28, 2016
Kolor br?zowo rubinowy, zm?tniony. Piana be?owa, wysoka, d?ugotrwa?a nie zmniejsza swojego rozmiaru. Na szkle pozostawia grube w?sy. Aromat przynosi delikatn? palono??, s?odowo?? z ciemnymi owocami i odrobin? karmelu. Smak: ponownie, ciemne, sma?one owoce, przypominaj?ce nieco przypalon? marmolad?, karmel i s?odowo??. Na finiszu niezbyt intensywna, przpalona goryczka. Wysycenie ?rednie, pasuje. Idealnie schowany alkohol, powoduje, ?e piwo pije si? lekko.

2.9
guzgorog (865) - FRANCE - APR 30, 2016
Bière brune/marron, limpide, faible mousse. Nez de fruits secs, de malts et de caramel. Bouche sucrée, caramel, sucre candy, crème de marrons, légère amertume en fin de bouche. Bonne carbo, peu de longueur. Bière trop sucrée et écœurante, sinon très buvable en petite quantité.

3.3
kto (1307) - SWITZERLAND - FEB 20, 2016
UPDATED: JUN 18, 2016 0.625l bottle from a sri lankan shop in bern, 2.50 sfr., b/b date jan. 2017. pours a hazy deep chestnut with a medium beige head and some chunky lacing. aroma of toasted malts, coffee, black tea, grass. flavour of burnt sugar, nuts, coffee, wood, grass. oily mouthfeel. long bittersweet finish. interesting.

3
Embrouille (2852) - SWITZERLAND - FEB 16, 2016
Bottled 625ml (?). Good drinkability. Lots of icelandic moss throughout. Caramel being rather present. Medium to full bodied. Subdued bitterness. Without major flaws. Not bad.

2.5
Sonjeroo (20) - - JAN 8, 2016
Bottle from Galle, SL. Malty flavor, slightly sweet with a hint of acidity, which is refreshing for a SL beer. Made the mistake of drinking this after the Lion Stout, which diminished its desirability in comparison. Dark amber pour with a thick head.

3.1
tomciccateri (1034) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - DEC 1, 2009
Bottle at Colombo Hilton. Pours a dark amber with a thick white head. A slightly dry malty flavor and slightly dry finish. At 7.5%, a reasonable Irish Ale.

2.1
HughConway (831) - Washington, USA - AUG 21, 2009
Bottle served extra cold. Pours amber. Very thin body, decent aroma. An oddity, but nice for a change in Sri Lanka.

2.8
Hansen (8595) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAR 14, 2009
Amber colour and clear. Has an off-white head, mostly lasting. Moderate malty aroma, yeasty, lightly acidic. Flavor is moderate sweet.


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