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O'Hara's Double IPA - Carlow Brewing Company

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O'Hara's Double IPA
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17 Ratings
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Ratings: 17
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 15.9%
Wants: 0
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Carlow Brewing Company visit their website
Ireland

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: StJamesGate on 04-10-2013)
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4.14/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

On tap at Farrington's, Dublin.

Steady carpet of off white that rings over bright gold body.
Mango, canteloupe, resin and orange sherbet on the nose - bright and fresh.
Some baguette and more mango, then lemon peel, herb, evergreen and a hint of tangerine for hops.
Limoncello finish and stinging nettle linger.
Crisp, medium leaning light, some chew but lean.

Spanking fresh - keg tapped the same morning.

All sorts of citrus (though interestingly, not grapefruit) and a bit of aspirin in the linger. Too thin (less sticky and malty than PH Hop Head) and borderline ABV to call this a true DIPA. But a hop monster just the same.

Probably Ireland's first real IPA.

StJamesGate, Apr 10, 2013
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O'Hara's Double IPA from Carlow Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 17 ratings.