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Smithwick's Imported Premium Irish Ale - Guinness Ltd.

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2,309 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,309
Reviews: 741
rAvg: 3.45
pDev: 15.07%
Wants: 25
Gots: 171 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd. visit their website
Ireland

Style | ABV
Irish Red Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: Mebuzzard on 04-01-2006)
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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

Sampled last night on 9/8/14. Bottle chilled down to 36 degrees F in my beer cooler and poured in to a .3L boot.

Pours a deep brown amber in color with a good 2-finger foamy head that stays around for a white. A decent amount of lacing is seen when sipped. The aroma is of caramel malts and floral hops for the most part. A bit more going on with the taste with some roasted malts, toffee and slightly nutty flavor in the mix also. Slight bitter aftertaste that lingered a bit more than I would like. Overall, it was OK.

BeerWithMike, Sep 09, 2014
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3.6/5  rDev +4.3%

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2.75/5  rDev -20.3%

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5/5  rDev +44.9%

I had my first Smithwick's while in divinity school last summer. It's dark full bodied flavor was the perfect beverage for the peppered venison tenderloin I sizzled up for supper on several occasions. This is a smooth, non-bitter, manly brew.

OldCat, Sep 02, 2014
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3.08/5  rDev -10.7%

dbarny76, Sep 02, 2014
Smithwick's Imported Premium Irish Ale from Guinness Ltd.
79 out of 100 based on 2,309 ratings.