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Smithwick's Imported Premium Irish Ale | Guinness Ltd.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd.
Ireland
guinness.com

Style: Irish Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Mebuzzard on 04-01-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#42,055
Reviews:
806
Ratings:
2,763
pDev:
15.07%
Bros Score:
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Poured from a bottle into a pint glass.

Pours a clear amber red color with a very thin white head. Quickly disappears and no lacing. Smell is very mild, there's a little bit of caramel and a hint of fruit. Taste is malty sweet with a slight bitterness towards the end. Medium carbonation and a fairly light body. Mouthfeel is slightly watery. Overall this is a decent beer, but just nothing spectacular. Not what I would imagine getting regularly, but worth a try.

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Served in a namesake pint glass

A: Faded reddish, dark amber. Single (white) fingernail head.

S: Caramel sweetness, touch of hops, and loads of bitter. Hint of breadiness too.

T: Lightly toasted grain, bread, soft caramel sweetness, and faint hops. Hint of apple fruitiness here as well.

M: Lighter medium body with robust, smooth carbonation.

O: Decent beer to enjoy a couple of pints while watching American football on a late Sunday evening in Dublin, but nothing amazing.

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Smithwick's Imported Premium Irish Ale from Guinness Ltd.
Beer rating: 3.45 out of 5 with 2,763 ratings
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