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Kilkenny Irish Cream Ale - Guinness Ltd.

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BA SCORE
78
okay

432 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 432
Reviews: 127
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 17.25%
Wants: 21
Gots: 25 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Ireland

Style | ABV
Irish Red Ale |  4.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
An "Irish Cream Ale", though this style does not exist on BeerAdvocate.com, and the closest style is Irish Red Ale.

(Beer added by: UncleJimbo on 08-23-2009)
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

On-tap at Cook McDoogal's Irish Pub, Kokomo, IN:

The beer appeared a dark golden color with a nice one-finger, creamy, white head and a thin cap remained throughout the beer. No lacing to note.

The aroma was light and of roasted malted barley.

The taste was roasted malted barley sweet and was nicely balanced.

The beer had a light feel to it, as expected, but the beer was extremely drinkable, crisp, very smooth and very creamy. I could drink this beer all day every day.

Serving type: on-tap

01-18-2011 20:32:56 | More by PhillyStyle
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Kilkenny Irish Cream Ale from Guinness Ltd.
78 out of 100 based on 432 ratings.