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

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275 Ratings
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Ratings: 275
Reviews: 140
rAvg: 3.45
pDev: 17.97%
Wants: 6
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Smithwick's Brewery / Irish Ale Breweries Ltd
Ireland

Style | ABV
Irish Red Ale |  4.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Now brewed here:
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(Beer added by: Todd on 05-08-2002)
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Photo of Sammy
3.25/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

amber colour with lace, only a bit of head. Light mouthfeel, creamy and on dry side. Not much taste, but quaffable, in fact quite smooth. Good amount of malt and some carmel. Decent aftertaste though drying. Session ale. Whiff of roast in aroma. 440 ml.

Sammy, Feb 21, 2006
Photo of RandomExile
3.86/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

A: translucent dark caramel, rich creamy beige head, spike-topped, sheeted lacing
S: nutty, malty, mild
T: malt and caramel, toasted, woody
M: med-full bodied, smooth with light carbonation, dry
O: delicious toasted red

RandomExile, Oct 26, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13%

deadliest, Oct 19, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13%

Nothing special. Kind of tasteless.

ajmartin329, Oct 11, 2014
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3.3/5  rDev -4.3%

cervezango, Sep 15, 2014
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3.04/5  rDev -11.9%

Christian_Champagne, Sep 13, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev +10.1%

Boston71, Sep 13, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +23.2%

Basoos1, Sep 13, 2014
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3.52/5  rDev +2%

stevehagy, Sep 09, 2014
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3.12/5  rDev -9.6%

Dobiej86, Sep 09, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

EdFed, Sep 06, 2014
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2.32/5  rDev -32.8%

Lion088, Sep 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev +15.9%

k3ve, Sep 01, 2014
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3.4/5  rDev -1.4%

PrendUnVerreDeBiere, Sep 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13%

Irish Red Ale. One of my first Irish beer.
The smell of it I find it really smooth. A little of bit of that caramel touch.
The carbonation is also great. You have almost 2 finger of head that stays until you drink the beer.
The taste is really different than any other that I try for a red ale, its really creamy and the taste powerful but not too strong. I don t find anything spectacular about that beer, if you are in Quebec the Boreale or the Belle Gueulle Red ale will do a much better job
Would I recommend it ? Its a small Yes. Just give it a try if you are at the bar but don't buy a whole pack

kevofficiel, Aug 23, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Nunya, Aug 21, 2014
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4.68/5  rDev +35.7%

Rempeba, Aug 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +15.9%

wrightst, Aug 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

micromaniac129, Aug 05, 2014
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4/5  rDev +15.9%

watchnerd, Aug 04, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13%

taylor714914, Aug 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Bored_Monkey, Jul 31, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

NorCalAussie, Jul 30, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

rodlavers, Jul 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev +15.9%

Ebichuuu, Jul 24, 2014
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Kilkenny Irish Cream Ale from Smithwick's Brewery / Irish Ale Breweries Ltd
79 out of 100 based on 275 ratings.