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


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RATINGS: 274   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
bottle, US export version
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.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cousin_Larry (873) - - OCT 26, 2013
UPDATED: OCT 27, 2013 Smell is remotely skunky with notes of sweet caramel. Flavor is almost similar to a porter or sweet stput. Pretty good.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
SanfordBrewer (1465) - Sanford, Florida, USA - JUL 24, 2016
Translucent deep copper with foamy beige head. Medium-full body with moderately high carbonation.

Aroma: tart minerality, bread crust, crystal malt, musty or dirty sock note which could be from challenger hops.

Taste: sweet caramel malt, leafy hops, some fruity yeast esters, same sharp/odd butyric/sock character that showed in the aroma.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
themightyjag (414) - - JUL 22, 2016
330ml bottle from Aldi. Thin white head disappears quickly, barely any lacing. Clear dark amber body. Rich malty nose, dark fruits, toffee. Flavour is caramel, earthy hops, spice on the finish. Light carbonation, decent mouthfeel, clean finish. Standard Scottish ale.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Szopeen (281) - Toruñ, POLAND - JUN 23, 2016
Barwa bursztynowa, idealnie klarowne, piana niezbyt obfita. Piwo przede wszystkim słodowe, karmelowe, z lekkim miodowym posmakiem, nawet pijalne.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ciocanelu (1073) - Timisoara, ROMANIA - MAY 25, 2016
Medium amber color with off-white head. Aroma is really malt forward with nice caramel and dark sugar. Taste follows malt forward, definitely on the sweet side with a dark sugar note but also slightly hoppy and bitter on the finish, just to balance everything out. Body is quite light with the right amount of carbonation. Overall it’s an easy drinking, malt forward beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Krigla (185) - SLOVENIA - MAY 20, 2016
Bottle, 0.33l. Clear copper colour with creamy, beige head. Average carbonation. Aroma of sweet malts, fruit and caramel. Taste follows the aroma. Pleasant bitter sweet aftertaste. Overall decent beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Echon (329) - Århus, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2016
Brown and medium-bodied. Fruity and malty aroma, with a light flavour of malt, spice and fruit. Moderate sweetness and light bitterness. Overall, the best part of this beer is the aroma. The taste is simply too light and a bit anonymous.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
roldano (83) - - APR 28, 2016
espuma que se disipa rápidamente, color cobre rojizo, aroma dulce en nariz, sabor suave con notas dulces y regusto seco

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bosta (216) - SLOVENIA - APR 26, 2016
0,33l bottle. Pours bronz color with small head. Sweet aroma of malt, dried fruits. Taste is similar, malty, a bit sweet. Low carbonation, medium body, short aftertaste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ngejo (883) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - APR 19, 2016
Bottle. Amber, clear, minimal head, tan foam, lightly bitter, light sweetness, light body, thin feel, soft carbonation, & astringent finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
RasmusOtt (2177) - Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 17, 2016
Bottle. Pours clear golden amber with a beige head. Aroma of sweet malts, caramel, nuts, biscuit and weak grassy hops. Taste is slight bitter with hints of sweet malts, nuts, grains, biscuit and grassy hops. You know. Just okay :)

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