Harpoon Celtic Ale | Harpoon Brewery & Beer Hall

BA SCORE
80
good
769 Ratings
Harpoon Celtic AleHarpoon Celtic Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Harpoon Brewery & Beer Hall
Massachusetts, United States
harpoonbrewery.com

Style: Irish Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
Harpoon Celtic Ale features a deep amber color. The flavor is malty and complex. Celtic Ale has a moderate hop finish that, along with the generous amounts of malt, makes for a medium bodied, smooth, rich beer. Try serving Celtic Ale with a hearty stew… the beer’s robust character will complement the bold flavors.

25 IBU

Added by barleywinebrewer on 01-16-2009

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
769
Reviews:
365
Avg:
3.51
pDev:
14.25%
 
 
Wants:
28
Gots:
78
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 769 |  Reviews: 365
Photo of IdrinkGas
3.63/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Cgraham
4.1/5  rDev +16.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Botulizard
4/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Therealfootball
4.01/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of OrestesMethuon
3.7/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Mild, but refreshing, and not without some darker, earthy-amber richness, while remaining mostly aethereal and crisp.

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Photo of kkazemi
3.61/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of CoconutLove
4.06/5  rDev +15.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of justincourts
3.63/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Kale99
4.12/5  rDev +17.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

nice irish red good color and smell

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Photo of nathanmiller
2.81/5  rDev -19.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Markbienvenu
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Dools9
3.75/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Might have been one of my first craft beers. Its nothing extrodinary, but given the style its no supposed to be. Easy drinking and simple. Nutty, tea like maltiness, lager like crispness.

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Photo of BBS323
3.75/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jmccraney
4/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of FreshButterbeer
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of hurricanes56dan
4.09/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of seedyone
3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

04/05/13 On tap at Rattle N Hum, NYC. This is malt, malt, malt. Not shy at all. Surprisingly refreshing for something so assertive. Nice body & not sweet. Noticeable, but not in an in your face kind of way.

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Photo of dannymo24
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

Photo of Gkruszewski
3.64/5  rDev +3.7%

Photo of mattycasey
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

Photo of buzzedup
2.75/5  rDev -21.7%

Photo of d_brommer_nh
3/5  rDev -14.5%

Photo of Wyatt_Sasser
4/5  rDev +14%

Photo of deadliest
2.25/5  rDev -35.9%

Photo of malfunxion
3/5  rDev -14.5%

Harpoon Celtic Ale from Harpoon Brewery & Beer Hall
3.51 out of 5 based on 769 ratings.
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