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Black Isle Small Batch Export Scotch Ale (7.9%)

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Brewed by Black Isle
Style: Scotch Ale
Munlochy, Ross & Cromarty, Scotland
Serve in Thistle

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   EST. CALORIES: 237   ABV: 7.9%
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Bottled, Occasional;


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
freretoc (1106) - Besançon, FRANCE - MAY 1, 2015
Bue en bouteille de 33cl à la brasserie. Numéroté #748 Bière marron avec des reflets rubs, pas de mousse et peu d’effervescence. Nez assez fort sur le bois du tonneau. En bouche on sent le café, le chocolat et la chicorée puis sur le grillé et une pointe fumée. Un délice.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Renobob (1167) - Besançon, FRANCE - APR 29, 2015
Bue en bouteille de 33cl numéro 748 of 1368. Nez caramel, alcool, café. Belle corpulence, hit d'alcool, gros malt, arômes de whisky et de café. Finale longue très agréable. Équilibre général au top.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CH-303 (1613) - Fribourg, SWITZERLAND - APR 13, 2015
Appearance: 2013-version, bottle 42 of 240. Dark brown, nice tan head.
Aroma: Sweetness and wood/oak. Malt.
Taste: Dark malt, whiskey? Oak, slight sweetness.
Bought: Gift from Julien C - thanks!, 330 ml
Info: 12/4-2015

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nihtila (1600) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 28, 2015
1.3.2015. Small batch, bottle 542/1368. Nose is sweet biscuit, chocolate, liquorice, wood, malts, caramel, raisins. Palate is smooth and medium bodied. Tastehas wooden bitterness, biscuit, caramel fudge. Very nice.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
androman (874) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - FEB 17, 2015
33cl bottle @ home from Appellation Wines, Edinburgh. Body is clear, dark brown, Head is medium, beige, creamy, mostly lasting, excellent lacing. Nose is biscuit, Aroma is chocolate, herbs, honey, floral, light roasted malt. Taste is medium to heavy sweet, medium to heavy roasty bitter. Finish is medium lasting, roasty bitter-sweet, chocolate, malt, light alcohol warmth. Medium to full body, oily texture, average carbonation. Very tasty, easy dessertbeer.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
allmyvinyl (6035) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 23, 2014
330ml bottle from Appellation Wines. Pours dark brown, thin beige head. Aromas of dark chocolate, light smoke, liquorice. Taste is more dark chocolate, sweet whisky, coffee, treacle. Light body, warming boozy finish. Grand.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (6166) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 14, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours dark brown, nose is caramel, fruit, sweet and malty, light fruit taste.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (5233) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2014
Bottle shared at Chrisso’s May 2014 tasting 25/05/2014. From Kernel rot box. Clear caramel / red coloured pour. Aroma is caramel, honey malts and some spicy root veg. A little stale. Flavour is composed of nice malt, caramel , honey, choc and a hint og lingering roast in the finish. Ok, but some signs of age.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nisse666 (4944) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2014
Bottle thx to Ingo, how picked it up at the brewery - cons 2014-08-23 Göteborg AR: roasted malt, heavy coffey AP: dark brown body, frothy cream beigr stouthy head F: grainy, dry, fizzy, dusty chocolate milk bar, caramel fudge

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gnoff (8377) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2014
Bottle 33 cl thanks to Ingo! Sampled on August 23, 2014. Bottle no 352 of 1481.
Black color, tan head. Minty, herbal, spicy, alcohol scent. Malty, sweet, grainy, raisin taste. Medium mouthfeel, medium bitterness. Some wet tobacco.


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