Rustbucket
Kinnegar Brewing

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Style:
Rye Beer
Ranked #98
ABV:
5.1%
Score:
86
Ranked #24,225
Avg:
3.85 | pDev: 9.61%
Reviews:
6
Ratings:
34
From:
Kinnegar Brewing
 
Ireland
Avail:
Year-round
Wants
  2
Gots
  10
SCORE
86
Very Good
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Drinker-Diary from Canada

4/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

★★★★
On commence à aimer cette microbrasserie
Il est extrêmement difficile de trouver d'autres bonnes, à l'exception de Guinness, en Irlande. Mais ici, à Letterkenny, la microbrasserie Kinnegar, nous offre une gamme d'excellents produits. Cette bière bien crémeuse nous en met plein la bouche, c'est parfait après on longue journée de marche!

Jul 14, 2019
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stcules from Italy

3.54/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Reddish brown, not too much foam, off-white colored.
Rye in the smell, then citric notes, light maltiness, grassy notes.
Spicy taste, pepper, good maltiness and again the rye.
The hop rises up in the aftertaste, grassy and earthly, decent long standing.
Maybe a bit watery, but not bad at all.

May 25, 2019
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Ciocanelu from Romania

3.35/5  rDev -13%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

From cask. Light orange color off-white head. Aroma has some light spicy notes, orange rind, biscuits, also a bit medicinal. Taste is malty, grainy, bready, slightly spicy.

Apr 26, 2018
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Spike from England

3.91/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

330ml bottle, unfiltered & naturally carbonated, sediment retained in bottle.
L: Dark russet colour, light haze, thin head that disappears quickly.
S: Sweet malt.
T: Rich, malty, slightly sweetwith a pronounced spicy rye flavour and dry finish.
F: Medium body, some stickiness, light carbonation. Becomes increasingly dry over time.
O: Very pleasant, bitter, spicy, rye ale. The rye makes a noticeable impression on both taste and mouthfeel. Great.

Mar 22, 2018
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flyingpig from Scotland

4.23/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

500ml bottle from McCambridge's Of Galway (€3.95):
Great stuff & definitely up there with the best from the brewery that I've tried so far. The beer was very fresh & lively with a lot of hop bitterness & tropical fruits coming through, something that is usually missing from a lot of Irish brewed IPA's sadly. There was a good balance between the tropical flavours, hops & the caramel sweetness that followed & as a result the beer was a very easy one to drink. The taste was flavoursome & varied with plenty going on, the only slight negative being the amount of sediment that was showing in the glass but it's definitely a beer I'll be on the look out for again.

Aug 09, 2016
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RedDieselBrewing from Ireland

4/5  rDev +3.9%

Nice Rye Ale, surprisingly available in a bottle shop in Newry! reminds me of whats good about craft beer! very nicely balanced hop flavour, not OTT. will buy more!

Sep 21, 2014
Rustbucket from Kinnegar Brewing
Beer rating: 86 out of 100 with 34 ratings