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Smithwick's Ale - Smithwick's Brewery / Irish Ale Breweries Ltd

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BA SCORE
77
okay

535 Ratings
THE BROS
69
poor

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Ratings: 535
Reviews: 296
rAvg: 3.37
pDev: 16.02%
Wants: 7
Gots: 14 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Smithwick's Brewery / Irish Ale Breweries Ltd
Ireland

Style | ABV
Irish Red Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 04-16-2002)
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MrHolland

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3.2/5  rDev -5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

12 oz. bottle, pours a dark amber color with red hues and a big off-white head with some lace.

Smells of a butter-caramel with faint malts.

Taste is watery with faint hints of some caramel and malts, hops are really not present in this brew. Not much carbonation, does not tingle the taste buds.
First time I have had this style I hope there are better ones out there.

Serving type: bottle

03-04-2006 23:35:30 | More by MrHolland
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Smithwick's Ale from Smithwick's Brewery / Irish Ale Breweries Ltd
77 out of 100 based on 535 ratings.