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

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BA SCORE
77
okay

538 Ratings
THE BROS
69
poor

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Ratings: 538
Reviews: 296
rAvg: 3.37
pDev: 16.32%
Wants: 8
Gots: 15 | 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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yeagerbm

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3.4/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Finally decided to try this when I found a single. The beer appears dark amber with a sudsy white head and large bubbles. The aroma is plain, I would probably think it was a German lager blindfolded. The flavor is fairly clean with a little graininess. Mildly malty with possibly a faint roasted flavor. The mouthfeel is medium bodied but highly carbonated and a little astringent. Overall its an OK Irish Red that sure beats the artificial Irish Red that is made by you know who. Still not too intersting in my opinion.

Serving type: bottle

03-16-2005 02:46:50 | More by yeagerbm
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Smithwick's Ale from Smithwick's Brewery / Irish Ale Breweries Ltd
77 out of 100 based on 538 ratings.