SudsMaster (68) - Denville, New Jersey, USA - FEB 28, 2002
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Looks real tasty and love that widget but this beer’s has a subpar taste of stale cashews. Didnt really enjoy it too much. Halfway through i was praying it would turn into a Guinness.
turtlehead (111) - Nottingham, New Hampshire, USA - FEB 26, 2002
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
What a beautiful and wonderful Scottish Ale.
KenB148899 (10) - Island Heights, New Jersey, USA - FEB 23, 2002
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
A good ale,smoothe and crisp,a bit of smoke makes it tasty.An easy drinkable brew.
muzzlehatch (4420) - Burlington, Vermont, USA - FEB 21, 2002
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Color very dark amber, transparent. Good head rentention. Nose smoky/whiskey-maltish, nice. Flavor a bit too bitter and dry for the style, I thought; malty and chewy but not sweet at all. Not bad, but certainly not great.
Darkover (1527) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - FEB 15, 2002
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: JAN 1, 2007 Light amber color with a beige head and lots of lacing. Tootsie roll aroma. Flavor of malt, nuts and a little chocolate.
Hoss (607) - Florida, USA - FEB 7, 2002
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Was not impressed at all, expected much better, thin and really no flavor other than malt and it wasn’t enough
hairy (25) - liverpool, New York, USA - JAN 29, 2002
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
the head was thin and faded fast, the nose was very malty,chewy,smells of bread ,carmel, raisens,and toffee,nice flavor leans more toward the sweet side,with enough hops to balance.
Dragonblaze99 (354) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2002
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Nice malty flavor, but I have had tastier Scottish Ales than this one. About average for its type.
Andrew196 (1095) - Katy, Texas, USA - JAN 18, 2002
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Great beer. Nice roasted nut flavor from start to finish. Very pleasant mouthfeel. Head was a bit weak though.
thebaron99 (110) - Royston Park SA, AUSTRALIA - JAN 12, 2002
2.4 AROMA 1/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Very pretty floating widget beer. Gotta love that creamy head. Awful aroma of disinfectant and coal, yet the light peanutty malt and cloying mollasses palate make this more drinkable than the first whiff might suggest. At 3.9%ABV, it could good do with a bit more kick. (Try a depthcharge of Glenfiddoch in it!). Different from other Scotchies I’ve had. Disappointing, but still worth the try. Give this one to the kids. Lolly water.