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Kilkenny Irish Cream Ale | Guinness Ltd.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd.
Ireland
guinness.com

Style: Irish Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.30%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
An "Irish Cream Ale", though this style does not exist on BeerAdvocate.com, and the closest style is Irish Red Ale.

Added by UncleJimbo on 08-23-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#42,230
Reviews:
161
Ratings:
704
pDev:
17.25%
Bros Score:
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Nitro head, Amber colour. Basic sweet malt nose. Very mild malt taste, thin body with low carbonation Not a lot of flavour. Would pass next time.

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am i drinkin water or

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330ml bottle

appearance: amber/reddinsh with little carbonation and almost no head. Poor lacing too.

smell: very light caramel malts.

taste: same as the smell.

mouthfeel: watery, not dry nor sweet.

overall: pretty weak ale, expected a little bit more of this.

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Kilkenny Irish Cream Ale from Guinness Ltd.
Beer rating: 3.42 out of 5 with 704 ratings
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