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Irish Red Ale - Stewart's Brewing Co.

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Reviews: 5
Hads: 14
rAvg: 3.52
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Stewart's Brewing Co. visit their website
Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
Irish Red Ale |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Todd on 06-24-2005

This World Beer Cup bronze medalist (2000) is one of our most popular house beers. Sweet malt flavor dominates the taste, while caramel undertones deliver an enjoyable compliment. A highly drinkable beer.
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Reviews: 5 | Hads: 14
Reviews by Druss157:
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3/5  rDev n/a

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Photo of mdaschaf
3.6/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Had at Brews by the Bay.

A: Poured a clear reddish-brown with a small off-white head on top.

S: Very sweet, loads of caramel and a but of earthy/piney hops.

T: Extremely sweet, especially on the finish. Some caramelized malt with a slight nutty flavor.

M: Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Very clean and easy drinking.

O: A solid irish red ale. Not a style I drink a lot of, but maybe I should put it in the rotation more often. (445 characters)

Photo of Rifugium
3.5/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

First had: on tap at their brewpub

Poured a clear, rusty brown with a small cap of white head. Light aroma, sweet and malty. Sweet caramel malts in the taste, toasty, nutty, with subtle fruit notes. Pretty simple, not much more to say. Medium-bodied, maybe a bit thin, but pretty good overall. (294 characters)

Photo of Gavage
3.79/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: clear copper in color with a nice two finger head. Some moderate lacing develops.

Smell: very mild caramel is all you can pick up.

Taste: moderate caramel sweetness, some ripe fruits, and mild bitterness. Not overwhelming on the tastebuds, but solid.

Mouthfeel: smooth from the start to finish. Medium bodied. Relatively clean aftertaste, just some maltiness briefly lingering on the tongue.

Drinkability: easy drinking irish red. When I order a beer in this style, this is what I expect - mildly flavorful and not complex. Worth a try. (561 characters)

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4/5  rDev n/a

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3.75/5  rDev n/a

Photo of tgbljb
3.6/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Sampled at the brewpub. Presented as a slightly reddish-amber beverage with modest white head. Smell is very mild with a slight hop presence to be found. Taste is also very mild with a slight sweetness and a bit of hops. Finish is more dry than sweet, but nothing that really stands out. An OK beer, but nothing spectactular. (325 characters)

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4.25/5  rDev n/a

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3/5  rDev n/a

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3.75/5  rDev n/a

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4/5  rDev n/a

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4/5  rDev n/a

Photo of doulos31
3.11/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

My first beer sampled at event in Delaware. Golden red/brown color. Really purty with nice big head. Smooth tasting but rather mild/weak. I'm not a big fan of the style and this beer didn't help "the cause" much...hardly better than a Killians, from my memory. Disappointing. (275 characters)

Irish Red Ale from Stewart's Brewing Co.
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