1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

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

Not Rated.
Great Lakes Conway's Irish AleGreat Lakes Conway's Irish Ale

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
86
very good

1,153 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,153
Reviews: 449
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 11.58%
Wants: 52
Gots: 67 | 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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Great Lakes Conway's Irish Ale Alström Bros
Ratings: 1,153 | Reviews: 449 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of EdFed
EdFed

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-15-2014 03:15:08 | More by EdFed
Photo of livingtodie
livingtodie

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +5.3%

06-11-2014 21:03:17 | More by livingtodie
Photo of ThaJokerWild
ThaJokerWild

Ohio

4/5  rDev +5.3%

06-11-2014 17:58:12 | More by ThaJokerWild
Photo of wvbrewcrew
wvbrewcrew

West Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-11-2014 01:22:20 | More by wvbrewcrew
Photo of srb176
srb176

Ohio

4/5  rDev +5.3%

06-07-2014 07:43:42 | More by srb176
Photo of Dicers
Dicers

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

06-06-2014 19:49:20 | More by Dicers
Photo of Rojada1988
Rojada1988

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-05-2014 06:15:54 | More by Rojada1988
Photo of WillHops
WillHops

Ohio

3/5  rDev -21.1%

06-02-2014 02:53:21 | More by WillHops
Photo of MorganH
MorganH

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

06-02-2014 02:34:37 | More by MorganH
Photo of Canada_Dan
Canada_Dan

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

05-28-2014 19:52:56 | More by Canada_Dan
Photo of comfortablynirm
comfortablynirm

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

05-28-2014 17:34:50 | More by comfortablynirm
Photo of c_law
c_law

Ohio

4/5  rDev +5.3%

05-25-2014 23:58:58 | More by c_law
Photo of hockeypuck
hockeypuck

Maine

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

05-25-2014 15:33:12 | More by hockeypuck
Photo of Omnium
Omnium

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

05-21-2014 02:59:20 | More by Omnium
Photo of docacl
docacl

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

05-20-2014 02:01:26 | More by docacl
Photo of Rasheedw30
Rasheedw30

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

05-19-2014 18:14:49 | More by Rasheedw30
Photo of Glanzman
Glanzman

Ohio

4/5  rDev +5.3%

05-19-2014 17:28:27 | More by Glanzman
Photo of markmo
markmo

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +25%

05-18-2014 05:57:55 | More by markmo
Photo of SaltofOH
SaltofOH

Ohio

3.83/5  rDev +0.8%

Appearance: Deep copper, like a shiny penny. Totally clear. Robust carbonation; 1/4" beige head with a ring of lacing that lingers, some sticks on the side of the glass as it goes down.

Aroma: Malty, roasty, sweet, slight floral/fragrant note.

Taste: Semi-sweet arrival, dry across mid-palate, clean, bitter end. Leaves the impression of more sweetness on mid-palate than is actually there. Really distinctive malt profile lingers.

Mouthfeel: Hefty, bordering on slick, viscous.

Overall: I don't know the style well, but the BJCP guidelines overall description fits this to a tee. "An easy-drinking pint. Malt-focused with an initial sweetness and a roasted dryness in the finish." I swear I did not read that until AFTER I rated it.

05-18-2014 00:42:58 | More by SaltofOH
Photo of BrewStrong2156
BrewStrong2156

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

05-14-2014 16:01:07 | More by BrewStrong2156
Photo of minarobin
minarobin

Michigan

4/5  rDev +5.3%

05-12-2014 17:25:59 | More by minarobin
Photo of prokopt2
prokopt2

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

05-11-2014 01:20:25 | More by prokopt2
Photo of zestar
zestar

California

3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

05-10-2014 07:50:44 | More by zestar
Photo of brutalist
brutalist

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

05-09-2014 22:41:40 | More by brutalist
Photo of XmnwildX12
XmnwildX12

Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

05-08-2014 01:31:14 | More by XmnwildX12
Great Lakes Conway's Irish Ale from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 1,153 ratings.