Brewed by Belhaven (Greene King)
Style: Scottish Ale
Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland


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RATINGS: 145   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Malty and hoppy, we at Belhaven love the classic Scottish Ale and we’ve been brewing it longer than any of the other beers we produce. Delivering a sweet, smooth and creamy finish, Scottish Ale has a stunning ruby colour in the glass. Magic.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Zita (4622) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAY 9, 2014
light sweet malty aroma,golden, clear, off white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, oily feel, soft carbonation, long light sweet finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hansen (6602) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAY 9, 2014
Thanks Lars. 5.2% version. Amber coloured and clear. Has an off-white head, medium duration. Light roasted, sweet aroma, faint hops if any. Faint lactic acid. Flavor is mainly sweet, faint grains, light bitter finish. Nice mouth feel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BelgiskOlklub (899) - Viby J, DENMARK - MAY 5, 2014
Large creamy off-white head and a clear brown body. Aroma of caramel, nuts and fruits. The taste is medium to heavy sweet and medium bitter with a bitter finish. Oliy and sticky texture.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
martjoobolut (707) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - MAY 3, 2014
0,33L bottle (rebranded version). Pours clear red copper with off white head. The head stays for a moment. Aroma is sweet caramel, fruits, and some English hops. Taste is very sweet caramel, dark fruits, and grass. Overall: drinkable, but nothing interesting.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Scopey (6812) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2014
Bottle from Tesco, Inverness (5.2%). It pours clear dark amber/brown with a tiny beige head. The nose is toasty, caramel, cola, dried fruits and faint smoke. The taste is toasty, earth, wood, spice, leather, cola and plastic with a dry finish. Medium body and fine, prickly carbonation. Very drying mouth-feel. A bit odd and I can’t say I enjoyed the experience!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TXBadger (1381) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 22, 2014
A nice amber color on this one. Very smooth, not very complex. Some fruit comes through on the palate, with a semi-sweet finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beergeek23322 (2262) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - APR 21, 2014
2/4/2011. From bottle. Amber color with a white head. Caramel and malt aromas. Sweet flavors with primarily caramel. Not much excitement in this beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
foyle (237) - Wyoming, USA - APR 19, 2014
Poured from 440ml can into pint glass Appearance: pours a frothy, vigorous eggshell head which slowly settles with some delicate lacing. Color is a clear copper with little streaming carbonation. Aroma: whole wheat bread dough, yeast, floral and earthy hops. Mouthfeel: creamy, silky and light to medium bodied with a fairly wet finish. Flavor: a distinct nuttiness combines with caramel, medium roasted barley, and some pleasant herbal/earthy bitterness. Overall: very good, but the mouthfeel is a bit unusual.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JHeath99 (951) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - APR 12, 2014
From Lazy Dog. Pours a transparent amber with an insanely smooth cream colored head. Aroma is malty with a grassy/pine hint. Taste is very malty. Still that grass hint, but very subtle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Clarkdvm (118) - Florida, USA - APR 5, 2014
Not sure why so poorly rated. Draft pour . Smooth. Amber. Lots of head.True wouldn’t consider a Scottish ale but still tasty

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