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Brewed by Celt Experience
Style: Mild Ale
Caerphilly, Wales
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 160   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
Celt Dark-Age is a delicious full bodied Welsh dark beer. The beer has a special blend of coffee and chocolate flavours, which are balanced with a smooth aroma with subtle notes of caramel and dark fruit, leading to a bitter finish.This beers name comes from the Dark age. Folklore has highlighted many stories of Celtic warriors and kings that waged successful battles against the intruding Anglo-Saxons. None more than King Arthur, who legend has it, fought in 12 battles in the late 5th and early 6th century.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (6719) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2013
Bottle thanks to Fergus, enjoyed in Watford. It pours dakest brown with a small beige head. The nose is toasty, caramel, earth, raisin and cherry cola. The taste is toast, light roast, cocoa, biscuit, berry, Vimto and raisin with a dry finish. Medium body and fine, foamy carbonation. Smooth, well-rounded and very drinkable.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
SamTheBarrel (417) - Vallentuna, SWEDEN - DEC 15, 2013
500ml bottle, pours clear dark maroon colored, with a medium sized tan head. Aroma and taste of roasted malt, honey, orange peels and a hint of chocolate.Light sweetness and medium bitterness. Medium-light body, somewhat thin texture, average carbonation. Not a fan of Mild Ales, but this is a good beer for the style.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ktwse (1975) - SWEDEN - DEC 14, 2013
Pours brown with a finger of off-white head. Aroma of chocolate malts, citrus, light herbs. Taste is initial light sweet followed by a fairly rich chocolate bitter finish. Light but creamy body with average carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Senap (347) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - DEC 14, 2013
En ganska tunn öl. Jag upplever inte alls en komplexa smakpalett som de själva beskriver. Mörk och fin färg dock.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Lilja (1585) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 12, 2013
Smak och doft av humle, malt, karamell, nötter, örter, rostade toner med aningar av kaffe och choklad. Lätt kropp, lagom sötma med en tydlig bitter beska.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
holdan (260) - USA - DEC 12, 2013
Dark with nice soft head. Aroma mostly hops, fruity. Taste, well balanced roasted notes and bitter hops some metallic. Palate soft, alc average, finish bittersweet. Good low alcohol ale.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hackobock (1306) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 7, 2013
Bottle from Systembolaget. Pours dark red with a large frothy off-white head. Aroma is light with caramel, nuts, roasted malts, dark fruits and light roasted notes. Taste is malty, nutty, some caramel, finish is light bitter with roastiness.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (10970) - Woodland, California, USA - DEC 5, 2013
Bottle from Malt & Vine. Pours dark brown with a large creamy tan head. Aroma is floral and chocolate. Med body. Flavor is dark malt, chocolate, a little dark fruit, floral, maybe grass, and maybe a touch of coffee. Finishes more bitter than dry. Nice stuff.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ekstedt (5409) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 5, 2013
Bottle (50 cl) from Systembolaget. Clear reddish brown, large beige head. Nutty, roasted aroma, coffee, spicy and floral hops. Light to medium bodied, low to medium carbonation. Semi dry, medium bitterness.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sinfull (815) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - DEC 4, 2013
Chestnut color with nice head. Aroma of malt , caramel, hint of coffee. Malty taste with roasted caramel notes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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