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O'Hara's Irish Pale Ale - Carlow Brewing Company

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O'Hara's Irish Pale AleO'Hara's Irish Pale Ale

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81
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80 Ratings
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Ratings: 80
Reviews: 17
rAvg: 3.53
pDev: 15.86%
Wants: 2
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Carlow Brewing Company visit their website
Ireland

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A Contemporary style IPA with an Irish twist. Combining the balance of European IPAs with the generous dry hopping of American pale ales (APAs), this beer is everything an IPA should be and more.

Zesty and refreshingly bitter, the finish is long. With a copper tone body topped with a lightly carbonated head, the dry hopping brings an intense aroma and lasting array of fruit and floral notes.

(Beer added by: StJamesGate on 03-21-2010)
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triskadekaphobia

Ireland

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

02-27-2014 16:48:08 | More by triskadekaphobia
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djrn2

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -15%

02-16-2014 13:59:17 | More by djrn2
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MarkoNm

Slovenia

2.38/5  rDev -32.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

O'Hara's generally makes decent beer, but this one is definitely not amongst my favourites.
It pours with a light ruby color and a very generous creamy head.
The aroma is very nice - sweet and fruity, citrusy hops. I like it.
The creamy body taste extra bitter and extremelly hopped which is not really what I like.
I'll keep away from this one.

Serving type: bottle

12-09-2013 16:04:25 | More by MarkoNm
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XmnwildX12

Minnesota

2.75/5  rDev -22.1%

11-22-2013 05:00:49 | More by XmnwildX12
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pipinmalikonj

Croatia (Hrvatska)

2.5/5  rDev -29.2%

11-21-2013 11:38:05 | More by pipinmalikonj
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dcmchew

Romania

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

11-06-2013 17:41:31 | More by dcmchew
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MacarthurParker

Ethiopia

2.5/5  rDev -29.2%

10-28-2013 22:03:59 | More by MacarthurParker
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samEBC

Belgium

3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

10-27-2013 20:46:00 | More by samEBC
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MarvinSnyder

West Virginia

4/5  rDev +13.3%

10-04-2013 19:59:06 | More by MarvinSnyder
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Stout_Combo

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +27.5%

09-13-2013 00:05:14 | More by Stout_Combo
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Evil_Pidde

Sweden

3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

09-06-2013 19:27:49 | More by Evil_Pidde
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SavageHopHead

Texas

3/5  rDev -15%

09-05-2013 20:03:03 | More by SavageHopHead
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kscaldef

Oregon

4/5  rDev +13.3%

08-28-2013 05:06:21 | More by kscaldef
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ROGUE16

Delaware

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

08-14-2013 00:10:21 | More by ROGUE16
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Germany

3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

08-10-2013 15:52:37 | More by mpf
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United Kingdom (Northern Ireland)

4/5  rDev +13.3%

08-07-2013 21:02:49 | More by Phildo__
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Vsarmatov

Russian Federation

2.75/5  rDev -22.1%

08-02-2013 18:11:31 | More by Vsarmatov
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Stinkypuss

Pennsylvania

3.89/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a light copper color with a chill haze. Huge pillowy foam sits royally on top of the ale. In the aroma, resinous hops full of pine and grass. Bread and light honey as well. The brew itself tastes quite strongly of hops. A well pronounced, noble hop character is in place, tasting of herbs, pine, wood, and tea. Malt flavor ranges from caramel, buttery toffee, Orange blossom honey and marmalade. All the agreeably sweet malt notes are kept in check by a pinch of bitterness. Light bodied, well carbonated, small hop bite. Overall, I dig this beer. Quite noble indeed.

Serving type: bottle

07-16-2013 01:04:48 | More by Stinkypuss
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hansavijaticar

Croatia (Hrvatska)

4/5  rDev +13.3%

07-13-2013 17:44:08 | More by hansavijaticar
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TheTinDoor

Maryland

2.5/5  rDev -29.2%

06-28-2013 00:46:13 | More by TheTinDoor
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rxmk

New York

4/5  rDev +13.3%

06-22-2013 03:04:53 | More by rxmk
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mendvicdog

Maryland

2.75/5  rDev -22.1%

06-17-2013 04:00:02 | More by mendvicdog
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StevieDarrier

Ireland

3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

06-13-2013 21:42:07 | More by StevieDarrier
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jroberts8811

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

06-12-2013 10:09:36 | More by jroberts8811
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JohnBender

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

06-01-2013 14:46:18 | More by JohnBender
O'Hara's Irish Pale Ale from Carlow Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 80 ratings.