Brewed by Birra del Borgo
Style: Scotch Ale
Borgorose (RI), Italy
Serve in Thistle


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RATINGS: 57   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 252   ABV: 8.4%
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Se la Reale fosse nata in scozia.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (38495) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 7, 2013

Draught @ [ Birre Sotte L’Albero 2012 ]
@ Open Baladin Roma, Via degli Specchi 6, Roma, Italy 00186.

Unclear medium orange colour with a average to large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, caramel, fruity, smoke, meat, peat - wood. Flavour is moderate to light light heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, fruity, riped fruit, peat, smoke. Body is medium, texture is oily and sticky, carbonation is soft. [20121216]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (19098) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 13, 2015
Bottle. Slightly hazy orange color with a small white head. Has a fruity hoppy aroma. Fruity malty hoppy smoky flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy smoky finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
cgarvieuk (17009) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 23, 2013
me bottle at home ... copper ... bubbly off white tasting ... sofe smoke ... lightv soapy nose ... over fizzyv ... soapy linme ... sweet lime ... oddd and not me atv all

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
harrisoni (14992) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JAN 20, 2013
Bottle at Chriso Snow Tasting. some smoke some malt. its quite tasty. Quite intense and i like it

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Leighton (13826) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 13, 2013
Bottle at the Chriso Snow Tasting, London - many thanks to Fergus for this beer! Pours cloudy auburn with a light, frothy off-white head. Tangy pale malts in the nose, light smoke. Light to medium sweet flavor with some Band-Aid character, faint caramel, mellow bread. Medium bodied with average to high carbonation. Fairly sweet to finish with dry caramel, restrained smokiness, light tangy berries. OK, but a bit disjointed.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (12570) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 21, 2013
Bottle at Chriso Snow Tasting, thanks to Fergus, 20/01/13. Hazed mid amber with a thin off white head that retains well. Nose carries light smoke, sugars, liqourice, wood. Taste follows, much more smoke, charred wood, dark malts, dark fruits. Medium bodied with bite, soft carbonation, smokey bitter finish. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
FatPhil (10634) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - FEB 12, 2013
750ml bottle (Snow@ChrisO)
Odd, messy aroma. Wooly taste - ooh, there’s a surprise! Dry bitter finish. Alcohol reasonably well hidden, but you can tell it’s strong.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rune (9231) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 12, 2013
330ml bottle, lotto 125/12, shared with Finn on a Friday eve at The BrewDog Bar in Manchester. Firm off-white head reduced to a patchy surface. Dark orange coloured body, muddy. Smell of succulent citrus fruits, earthy malts and candy sweetness. Fruity flavour of oranges mingled with spices and herbs with underlying hints of smoked malt. Smooth bittersweet ending. Soft in the mouth. Refreshing (25.01.2013).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (8791) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2013
Bottle at ChrisO Snow Tasting, thanks to mR_fr0g. It pours hazy deep amber with a medium off-white head. The nose is orange, mango, tangerine, spice, wood, alcohol, smoke and earth. The taste is caramel, wood, leather, orange, tangerine, mango, apricot, earth and charcoal with a dry, citric finish. Perhaps not the most balanced beer, but it’s interesting and pretty flavoursome.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DSG (8324) - Tel Aviv, - NOV 21, 2014
Bottle sample at a tasting at Stas’s place. YK23. Hazy amber. Aroma of malt, caramel, some fruitiness, a faint smoky note and a hoppy touch, a bit stale. Sweet flavor, malty, caramelly, a bit fruity with a smoky hint and a slightly bitterish finish. Medium-bodied.

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