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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 2.86/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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An rich reddish amber beer with a smooth malt character, low bitterness, and a slight smoky finish reminiscent of single malt scotch. Good with steaks and other hearty meals.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SSSteve (3720) - - NOV 24, 2013
bottle. clear amber/brown with no head. lots of nutty caramel aromas. pleasant maltiness with a light body. flavorful and sessionable. hints of that signature earthy smokiness in this 80+ schilling. one the better beers from depot street.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
edgallow (1863) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - NOV 5, 2012
12 oz bottle pours amber with a off white head. Aroma of caramel and sweet malts and smoke. Taste of roasted malts and a subtle sweetness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nearbeer (3588) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - DEC 1, 2011
12 0z. Chocolate with some red tints and a ring of bubbles. Nose is chocolate, caramel and earthy char. Flavor is sourish chocolate, earthy leaf, char and light cherry. Medium body is tingly, lightly carbonated and well-balanced for the style.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SudsMcDuff (5789) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - FEB 23, 2011
... and i was going to buy that ivory back scratcher .. thanks for the bottle Mr Lou K .. . Pours a dark prune, low foam .. . as i poured noticed quite a lot of sediment, so i just through back the last 1-2 inches of liquid .. . light cola, sweet malts, molasses, and dimoxinil .. . delicious playful sweetness with a slight brown tartness, good stuff.. . why donít you just call the pharmacy??
because i donít have a 1000 bucks!!!

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
chriso (7347) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 16, 2011
On tap (I think) at the Preservation Pub (I think - notes a bit of a mess), Knoxville on 9 July 2006. Have to say this didnít make too much of an impression on me. Unsurprisingly, sweet fruity malt and caramel dominate. Mouthfeel is mellow, tending towards soft, and quite thin. Not much hop in evidence. OK but unremarkable. Not a style Iím too keen on anyway.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
MrPickles (438) - Waunakee, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 30, 2011
12oz bottle, Deep brown pour with a red hue. Big white head that goes away as quick as it appeared. Little to nothing on the nose, but something that seems to be a bit off. After my first sip all I get is fizz and carbonation, way too much for me. There is little on the tongue, but it seems to finish with some candy fruit malts. Nothing seems quite right about this brew...

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Skyview (5150) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - JUL 2, 2010
Received 12-oz bottle from family friend who visited Tennessee. Pours a clear light brownish amber colored brew with a fast dissolving off-white head that dissipates nearly clean. Aroma of both caramel and golden grain malt, a hint of floral hops and a touch of smoke. Taste is light to medium bodied, very little carbonation with flavors of tart fruit, caramel malt and very little hop presence. Finish is slightly tart with a mild smoke and caramel malt aftertaste.

1.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
crajun (934) - , Texas, USA - JUN 28, 2010
bottle thanks to suttree; at first pour and nano secon of first taste I had high hopes but this was undrinkable. I have had cokes that didnít have half this fizz; it wasnít jus the over carbonation; it was super powered fizz enated. drain pour

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerHawk (1810) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - MAR 6, 2010
Bottle. Poured ruby with a tan head that settles to a ring and left light lace. Aromas of toasted malts, musty, and hints of smoke and earthiness. The flavor found smoke and toasted malts. Light body and slightly tart.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
phishpond417 (2088) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 11, 2010
Interesting brew from Blue Lou: Pours a clear amber with a big white frothy head. Aroma is fruity. Like cherries, apples, raspberries on their way to fermentation. Taste is what Iím confused about. While itís supposed to be a scottish, the taste was very sour, like a sour beer would be. May have been something bad with the bottle because Iím sure itís not supposed to taste like that. I will have to give this one another shot. Thanks Lou!


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