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Quilter's Irish Death | Iron Horse Brewery

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Quilter's Irish DeathQuilter's Irish Death
BA SCORE
3.86/5
Very Good
369 Ratings
Quilter's Irish DeathQuilter's Irish Death
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Iron Horse Brewery
Washington, United States
iron-horse-brewery.com

Style: American Strong Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.80%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by RedDiamond on 09-18-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#10,362
Reviews:
106
Ratings:
369
pDev:
13.73%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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27
Gots:
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4.25/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of MonkeymooTJ
3.15/5  rDev -18.4%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

Look: Midnight black with just the slightest tint of red when held up to the light. Caramel off white head that looks inviting then recedes quickly

Smell: sweet molasses mixed with a hint of alcohol

Taste: super sweet malt up front. A hint of apricot after swallowing and a bready finish with an ever so slight hop bitterness

Mouthfeel: Really thin and a bit disappointing considering the color and malty nose. The 7.8 abv probably had a lot to do with that

Overall: I did enjoy this brew. It had its ups and downs however. It's beautiful in the glass. The initial taste is amazing. However it finishes flat and its hard to get past the thin mouthfeel

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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.5/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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4.1/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.93/5  rDev +27.7%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of bl00
4.12/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of 1patrick1220
3.3/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Dsimenson
3.77/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.74/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.03/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.54/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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3.67/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

22 oz bottle

Very dark ruby colored, almost brown. Thick creamy head. Malty aroma - burnt caramel, toffee, rum. Taste is fairly sweet, I'm surprised to see this categorized an American Strong Ale. I'd say Scotch Ale. Medium bodied, smooth mouthfeel.

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4.25/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.31/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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3.58/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

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3.49/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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4.14/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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3.49/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

On tap in Boise Idaho.
Essentially black but clear body with an excellent tan head and sticky lacing.
Aroma: higher ABV evident along with dark roasted grains.
Flavor follows the aroma, with some booze, dark bread and spicy hops.
Overall: too boozy and hot.

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4/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.59/5  rDev +18.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

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3.97/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of mintzmeet
4.27/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

I love this stuff. Smells like alcohol. Tastes like it. But also tastes like a delicious stout. Perfect when you want a Guinness but also want a buzz ;)

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3.95/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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Quilter's Irish Death from Iron Horse Brewery
Beer rating: 3.86 out of 5 with 369 ratings
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