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Arran Sunset (Bottle)

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Brewed by Arran
Style: Bitter
Isle of Arran, Strathclyde, Scotland
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 79   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Filtered and pasteurised bottle.
A mid amber summer ale, light perfumed hop aroma, good balance of malt, fruit & hops with a pleasant dry finish.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Stuartyboy (646) - SCOTLAND - AUG 22, 2014
Bottle from Aldi a hazy amber ale with toffee aroma flavour is light toffee with fruity notes however taste is a bit astringent bitter sour fruit finish

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OleR (4802) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 4, 2014
Clear amber to orange colored. Low blond top. Smell of hay-ish hops and light caramel malts. Medium full. Taste is more fruity than malty. Quite modest, with a note of flowery, maybe soapy hops, and a light toasted/caramelly malt base. Short, bitterish ending. No flaws, not very interesting either. [Sampled at the brewery, 01.09.13]

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ruigo (1091) - PORTUGAL - DEC 12, 2013
Shared a 500ml bottle from Cora (Luxembourg). Pours a orange golden colour with a off-white head. Aroma is lightly hoppy, wood and malt. Average carbonation and light body. Taste is medium bitter, light sweet with a bitter and dry finish. Overall, is a good ale.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
allmyvinyl (3338) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 26, 2013
500ml bottle at home. Clear amber pour, thin, quickly passing white head. Big bubbles. Aromas are malty, not much else, just malty biscuits. Taste has a little bitterness, but mostly just malty sweetness. Didn’t really like it.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
teddybeer (2224) - Madrid, SPAIN - NOV 18, 2013
Bottle. Amber colour with a creamy off-white head with good duration and nice lacing. Aroma is earthy with floral hops. Flavor is light bittery, some floral notes, very light caramel and toasted malts. Dry final with a light bitterness.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ianwelby (479) - SCOTLAND - OCT 1, 2013
Fizzy golden beer with a thick foamy head. Light hoppy aroma. Sharp, bitter flavour of hop and malt with a very dry finish. Not bad but unmemorable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Filipbeer (82) - - AUG 24, 2013
Hoppy and malty (roasty) aromas. Really enjoyable. In mouth it has a confortable bítterness. It is low bodied and low carbonaion. Really nice beer. Filip

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gunnar (5290) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUL 20, 2013
Bottle.Pours cloudy golden with a small creamy white head. Aroma of honey,light fruity. Taste of minty hops, which lingers. Boring.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brief_smile (110) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - APR 17, 2013
Deep amber colour. Aroma: floral hops, grass, marmalade, biscuity malts. Taste: caramel malt, floral hops, freshly cut grass. A pleasant, modern golden ale.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Graham77 (233) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - MAR 25, 2013
Better than the Arran Dark that i have just finished but not by much. Slightly overly bitter for the malt to be noticeable.


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