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This flavorful sweet ale has a smooth malt finish balanced against a light hop flavor. This beer is very quaffable and has become a brewpub favorite throughout the United States.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PhatB420 (601) - Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 27, 2011
12oz poured into a pint. Smells of confused citurs and honey. No withstanding head. Taste is flat, uneventful, and low brow. Color is a murky amber and red. There is a faint sweetness that I hoped would linger more but subsides fast as the mild carbination follows through. Did not leave me too jolly after the experience.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lithy (2996) - Capital of Appalachia, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 5, 2011
Red-brown, a light tan cover. Aroma is heavy caramel, molasses, cocoa. Taste is sweet again, almost too much so, candy, toffee, cocoa.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (15568) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 27, 2011
Draft @ ABC, Harrisburg, PA. Pours an amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty spicy caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty caramel finish with spicy hints.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
robgibbens (393) - Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA - JUN 21, 2011
Dark reddish amber color with a large head that dissipates quickly and cleanly. The aroma is very piney. Malty taste ends with a grainy finish. Feels like a very sanitized malty and creamy ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
matt7215 (2111) - Cambridge, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 11, 2011
355ml bottle shared by jsprime. reddish brown with a tan head. nice malty nose. easy drinking malt forward ale. enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DialSquare (2316) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - JUN 10, 2011
From tasting at drowland’s house: copper pour. caramel malt aroma. big malty butterscotch taste. 6.4

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nimbleprop (4200) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 6, 2011
12oz bottle pours a hazy, mahogany brown with a thin, white head. Sweet aroma, crackers, chocolate, brown sugar, some fruit, yeasty. Flavor is sweet and malty, crystal malts, bread, a little orange, crackers, lightly metallic. Medium bodied, sweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dogbrick (7244) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAY 29, 2011
This beer is a dark brown color with a hint of red around the edges. Medium light tan head that dissipates steadily, and partial rings of lacing. Aroma of caramel malt and brown sugar, with a touch of hops. Medium body with a sweet malty presence augmented by caramel and graham cracker flavors, plus some mild hops in the background. The finish is peaty malt with a short sweet aftertaste. Pretty average overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
egajdzis (5196) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 18, 2011
UPDATED: AUG 28, 2012 Brown color with a small, off white head that left light lacing on the glass. Aroma of caramel malts, nuts, light roast, and burnt toffee. Taste of caramel, nuts, toffee malts, and a semi sweet finish. So fuckin drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dtater (27) - Florida, USA - MAY 1, 2011
I really enjoyed a bottle after a few hours in the heat...very refreshing and not as heavy as I was expecting for a scottish ale. Slightly sweet but the malt and hops were well balanced. I followed it up with a higher rated scottish ale (Bell’s Christmas) but liked this one more.

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