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Brewed by Brasseurs du Monde / Le Picoleur
Style: Scotch Ale
Saint-Hyacinthe, Canada
Serve in Thistle

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Scotch Ale à la coriandre

Le Scotch Ale est un style qui vient d’Écosse, mais il y a aussi des versions belges. Les Belges, pour rendre hommage aux Écossais qui les ont libérés à la fin de la dernière Guerre mondiale, se mirent à brasser des bières appréciées des Écossais, en les faisant un peu plus fortes et en y ajoutant un peu d’épices. Le Trinqueur s’inspire de cette tradition et offre de belles saveurs maltées de fruits séchés et de caramel brûlé. À cela s’ajoute une touche finement herbacée de graines de coriandre. L’Écossais en vous en raffolera! Slàinte mhòr agad !

Scotch Ales originated in Scotland, but a little-known fact is that versions were also created in Belgium. In tribute to the Scottish soldiers who helped free Belgium at the end of World War II, Belgian brewers began to brewing the beer style loved by their Scottish liberators. Brewed according to this tradition, Le Trinqueur offers a nice, round maltiness with hints of dried fruit and burnt caramel. Coriander seeds add a fine herbal note to complement these flavours.


french tickler's rating

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
french tickler (649) - Aylmer, Quebec, - MAR 2, 2013
On tap au picoleur... 12 oz glass Aroma: toffee, molasses, cola and brown sugar Taste: full bodied, alcohol prediminant, dark fruits ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lore (2083) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUL 30, 2016
mahogany colour, medium sized creamy yellowish brown colour; aroma of caramel, berries and dried fruity as well as woody notes, maybe some herbal notes, too; taste of dried fruits, roasted sugar, hints of dark chocolate notes and spicy alcohol; full bodied Scotch ale

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Adamsville (195) - Quebec, CANADA - JUL 26, 2016
Caramel, quelques notes fruitées ici et là, je n’ai pas détecté la coriandre bizarrement si je me fie à bien d’autres critiques. Je l’ai trouvée simple, mais tout de même efficace. Je n’y ai pas décelé de grand défaut, ni de grande qualité d’ailleurs.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
VDuquerroux (1183) - Airvault, FRANCE - JUN 6, 2016
Bottle, 341mL. Home. A sparkling dark brown beer with a beige medium head ; medium retention. Roast, blackberry, caramel, herb, spice, candied fruits. Medium sweet, light warming, light dry bitter spicy. Medium body, average texture, light oily, average to soft carbonation, sweet warming fruity finish. Overall, a good sweet fruity spicy strong ale.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Renobob (1620) - Besançon, FRANCE - MAY 31, 2016
Bue en bouteille. Couleur brun clair. CO2 moyen. Arômes caramel au nez. Palais malté. Finale courte. Équilibré moyen.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
lbianchi66 (309) - FRANCE - MAR 16, 2016
Robe brune et trouble. Pas de mousse. Arômescafé, épices, fruits noirs. Goût épicé (on reconnaît la coriandre), caramel, chocolat, fruit noirs. Final caramel brûlé, notes de vanille. Texture épaisse, carbonatation très fine. Une très bonne Scotch Ale.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Lele (401) - Padova, ITALY - MAR 5, 2016
Grandissima birra, ricca di sapori. Già al naso mostra la sua complessità, e in bocca dà il meglio di sé: caramello, malto, marzapane, un tocco di liquoroso, tanto speziato, come coriandolo, anice, citronella, e altro ancora. Corpo tra medio e strutturato, la birra nel complesso scivola molto bene e i suoi 9º non si sentono per niente. Ottimo lavoro!

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
xXbaptisteXx (234) - - JAN 25, 2016
Bière assez foncé avec de légers reflets rubis Elle a un bon col de mousse( qui est assez fine d’ailleurs) Oh mais on sent tout de suite ce côté grillé fumé avec des arômes de marron de noix et peut-être de sirop d’érable ou de noisette En bouche on va la trouver assez sèche avec ce côté fumée qui vient tout de suite en bouche et ses saveur de tourbe et de marrons grillés . On sent vraiment l’alcool qui ressort en bouche Au final c’est quand même une bière assez provocatrice

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SeniorZozo (1153) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JAN 3, 2016
Sharing session at Budapest. Aroma is oak and caramel. Taste is earthy oak with caramel and dark fruits. Slightly boozy and a little sharp in the bitterness

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radiomgb (2686) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 13, 2015
341ml bottle from Marché Omni in Gatineau, Quebec. Muddy brown in colour with a thin brown head, light lacing. The aroma is of caramel, some wood, some liquorice, corriander. The flavour is of corriander, caramel sweetness, lots of liquorice, pepper spice, herbal. Warming mouthfeel, medium body, moderate carbonation. Finishes long, with lots of liquorice. I get lots more liquorice then corriander in this. Its an interesting beer for sure. Nice.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beardbeerman (338) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - APR 25, 2015
Pours a seemingly cllear mahogany topped by a small tanned head showing average retention and leaving nice lacing. Thr nose is buterscotch, toffee, oak, peppercorn, milk chocolate. The taste follows the nose with a woody, somewhat spicy sweetness. The brew is fairly boozy and feels pretty liquorish. It drops to a warm vapory finish where I found the earthy hops get to shine. Pretty good beer overall and very satisfying. Cheers!


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