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From the land of loch and stone comes our newest offering. Ruby-gold in color, Burning Skye is exceptionally smooth and mild. The use of a wee bit of smoked barley lends Scottish Ale a finish that is both unique and a little mysterious.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
adnielsen (9662) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - SEP 30, 2012
Tap @ Empyrean. Pours a hazy golden appearance with an off white head. Toasted malty, light caramel, herbal, pretty boring aroma. A bit tangy, toasty, grainy, grassy, light toffee, boring flavor.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dfinney23 (2054) - Houston, Texas, USA - AUG 30, 2012
Amber pour with very little head. Aroma is sweet malt with an odd floral/funk note. Taste adds a welcome bit of spice but it could use a wee bit more of the smoked barley to make it more interesting.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
uhclem (381) - Loveland, Colorado, USA - AUG 27, 2012
This is missing just about everything. Aroma and taste are pedestrian at best. Mouthfeel is thin and the finish has an unpleasant overlay of funk.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
drjay44 (2832) - Salida, Colorado, USA - AUG 4, 2012
12 oz. bottle. Pours a thick, well retained white head, with hints of lacing, over a hazy dark amber (SRM 9) body......nose is malts, with toffee/caramel dominating....taste is toffee/caramel, finishing with hints of honey becoming dry ending in very light bitterness.....mouth fel light of medium, carbonation low. This is a rather simple beer, but it does meet the style of a Scottish Export 80/. BJCP 7/3/13/4/6

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
boozedude (2162) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - APR 26, 2012
Pours lght brown... Aroma is sweet... Taste is bread fruit little nut..just ok

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
BVery (7386) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - FEB 19, 2012
Bottle. Semi hazy orange pour with a nice small fluffy white head. Mild aroma and taste of apple/citrus, and not much for bready/malty/caramel at all. More like a weak cider.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (14475) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 4, 2012
Draft at Old Chicago in Omaha. Cloudy amber color. Aroma of caramel, biscuits, light spice. Taste is similar. OK.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dionysian_son (277) - Colorado, USA - DEC 15, 2011
Pours amber with off white head. nose is sour and somewhat flat but with hints of malt. A bit biting and sour on the start moving into a medium bodied salty, and sour blast of malt driven beers. Finishes with just a hint of smoke. Somewhat bland.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
CanIHave4Beers (3500) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - NOV 30, 2011
Bottle, at home. Freaking gusher....
The beer pours a hazy orange color with a big fluffy white head and some lacing on the glass.

The aroma is sweet with some toasty malt, cherries, and b.o.

The flavor is a little brash, malty and lightly sweet, but astringent making it seem very unrefined. There are some fruit notes of cherry and apple, but this isn’t really doin’ it for me.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - NOV 29, 2011
Bottle:   Amber, slightly cloudy, thin sudsy sandy head, little lacing.   Malty nose, very soft fruitiness.   There may be a small smidgen of ash and charred wood, but oh boy is it minor.   Not peaty at all.   Seems like an Amber or Brown, both broken.   Minor fruity tootsie roll like malt sweetness up front.   Its also like a damn popsicle stick on the finish.   Hard to tell if its the purple, red, or orange that you have been sucking on... but I am leaning towards purple (grape).   What about this is Scottish I havent the faintest.   Really off-kilter, and forgetable.   Thanks for the bottle Trevor.

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