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Belhaven Scottish Ale / Export (Bottle & Keg)

Brewed by Belhaven (Greene King)
Style: Bitter
Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland
Serve in English pint


on tap

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1311   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26/5   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
Available filtered and pasteurised in 500ml bottles, nitro-cans (as Draught), and in kegs; usually nitro-kegs.
Also known as Export.
The cask version is known as 80/-.
Note: It appears there are two versions of this beer - 5.2% primarily for the US market and 3.9% mainly for Europe.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Foxbush (1562) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - NOV 25, 2015
11.2 oz bottle from The Caboose in Ashland, VA The ale poured a clear reddish amber color with an off-white head and lacing. A good looking ale. Not much on the nose maybe some sweet bready aroma from the malt. I do not detect much in the bitterness area. This ale has a medium body ale with soft carbonation. There was a sweetish-malty finish with nuttiness at the end.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
altonbrownd (4594) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - SEP 21, 2015
Bottle at ATR Bethesda. Nice amber body with big head. Nose of malts, caramel, some fruity notes. Taste quite bitter, with hops and some caramel. Nice bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Homeless0 (2) - - SEP 18, 2015 does not count
Very small aroma. In my opinion, it should be stronger. Some nuts, maybe some fruits like grapefruit. Red, clear, minimal Bitter - medium Quite fizzy and abrupt. I like it, but it is not that much interesting to love it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
DerGantzel (135) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 30, 2015
A fine aroma of malt, fruit/floral and especially nuts. Light red color, clear liquid. Medium sweetness and light bitterness. Typical carbonation for the style, creamy texture. To much nut aroma and taste in my opinion.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
asusik666 (41) - Wroc³aw, POLAND - AUG 20, 2015
Kraj: Szkocja Alkohol: 5,2% Ekstrakt: nie podano na etykiecie Cena w sklepie: 7,00zł Kolor: [7/10] Piana: [5/10] Zapach: [7/10] Smak: [7/10] Nasycenie: [6/10] Opakowanie: [7/10] Średnia Punktowa:6.50 Ocena: Dostateczna recenzja: http://kapsloland.blogspot.pl/2014/12/10-belhaven-

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
EHSRanders (1916) - Tjele, DENMARK - AUG 7, 2015
Bottle. Clear amber colour with medium creamy white mostly diminishing head. Malty sweet aroma and flavor. Oily Palate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Quack-Duck (8921) - Down South, GERMANY - JUL 27, 2015
bottle. Golden with a small white head. Malty start, some nice fruity hints and a bitter finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TorbenJensen (1396) - Valby, DENMARK - JUL 11, 2015
It is a somewhat mild Scottish ale, but it certainly has great values. It smells a little smoky, warm malty and slightly fruity. All these odors reflected again in taste and I could drink it in buckets and hours; I think!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Xavalias (275) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 26, 2015
Pours dark amber to brown with an orange hue and a thick off-white head. Lots of lacing on the glass. The aroma is heavy malty with caramel, toffee, fruity, a bit hoppy. The taste is dry, medium bitterness, lightly acidic

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 7/20
Connor66 (58) - - JUN 24, 2015
Not its biggest fan, picked up a couple of bottles from B and M of the 5.2% if it hadn’t been for this I don’t think there would be much flavour. What there was a bit nutty but left a bad taste. Will avoid in future.

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