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Great Lakes Conway's Irish Ale - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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Great Lakes Conway's Irish AleGreat Lakes Conway's Irish Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,134 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,134
Reviews: 448
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 11.58%
Wants: 52
Gots: 59 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Irish Red Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: chilidog on 07-28-2002)
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Rbald42

Kansas

4/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Received this as a an extra from Prototypic.Thanks again!

Appearance is..well...red of course. A nice dark amber that is very clear with a small quickly dissipating head. No lace present.
Smell is toasted malt, faint hops and sweetness.Not a whole lot going on with the smell but it is pleasant and not overpowering. Taste is toffee, bready, and light hops on the back end. Mouthfeel is very nice. It's full and malty with good carbonation, which is right where it needs to be without being a distraction. Very drinkable beer, I would enjoy it frequently if I had access. This seems like a good beer to introduce people into craft.

Serving type: bottle

03-09-2010 02:50:31 | More by Rbald42
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Great Lakes Conway's Irish Ale from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 1,134 ratings.