Brewed by Heineken (France)
Style: Scotch Ale
Rueil-Malmaison, France
Serve in Thistle


on tap

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RATINGS: 340   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.29/5   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
Made with peat-smoked malt.
Formerly 6.6% ABV. Known in Europe as a Scotch Ale.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
DwarfeD (2379) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - AUG 7, 2015
50cl can shared at our holiday home in France. Somewhat hazy orange with a small white head. Medium body with low carbonation. Very sweet with some bitter tones. Sugar, malts, synthetic whiskey aroma’s and some herbs. Way too synthetic, not good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Vighals (2714) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - JUL 20, 2015
Gylden brun klar med høyt beige skum. Lukter vanilje, karamell, alkohol, malt og noe whisky. Smaker søtt, brent karamell, vanilje og whisky. Noe bitterhet og alkohol i avslutningen.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Cthulhu (789) - MARSHALL ISLANDS - JUL 12, 2015
50 cl bottle.Some supermarket in Lisbon.Awful experience, struggled to finish this beer. Diluted artificial cheap whiskey.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
larslan (27) - Izmir, TURKEY - MAY 21, 2015
I tried 0.5 lt. can. It is very sweety and tastes like caramel. I did not taste any bitterness. You don’t feel like drinking beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
zimbo (866) - SCOTLAND - MAY 4, 2015
One of the original whisky type beers, there is still more whisky than beer here making for a very austere spirity type brew. Pretty inaccessible unfortunately.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Alexi91 (437) - Bristol/Romsey, Hampshire, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2015
Origin: Can. Vessel: Tumbler. Supplier: Carrefour (Lézignan). Sweet with mild oaky tones.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
PapaVillum (826) - Valby, DENMARK - APR 9, 2015
33 cl, flaske, 5,8 % ABV, BB 10/2015, nydt på Le Ketje i Nice i Frankrig, 9. april 2015. Gylden, let røgfarvet, men klar Scotch Ale med pæn stor hvid skumtop på 3-4 cm tykkelse. Svinder til kant og overflade efter en halv snes minutter. Aroma præget af maltsødme og en snert af whisky-noter. Smagen er præget af sødme og en meget let bitterhed. Sødmen er medium fyldig, og overdøver øllet. Dårlig balance. Kroppen er middel let, og konsistensen olieret. Karbonering på et medium niveau. Eftersmagen sødlig, kort og lettere kedelig. Generelt en kedelig og næsten for forudseelig øl, som højst sandsynligt er tilsat whiskysirup og dermed prøver "skaberen" ikke at skabe et nyt produkt, men blande to allerede skabte. Gå forbi!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
davidtjm (1062) - Berlin, GERMANY - APR 6, 2015
Bottle. Pour is light clear brown with a thin head, aroma is sweet lemonade. Taste is sweet, some earthiness and malty notes, but dominated by sweetness. Artificial

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Kita (1780) - Koper, SLOVENIA - JAN 20, 2015
Can, 0.50l. Clear deep golden brown color with small frothy white head and average visible carbonation in palate. Aroma of caramel, dark fruits, butterscotch with smokey hints. Taste starts with heavy sweet caramel and butter, following is mild fruity, mouthfeel is warming, while finish is mildly bitter. Light to medium body, sticky texture and average carbonation in palate. Artificial syrupy wannabe beer...

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
scanovajr (663) - Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL - JAN 4, 2015
Bottled. A clear amber beer with a medium sized white head. Aroma is malty, with some smoke/peat. Taste is also malty and sweet, whisky notes but very sweet. Very low bitternes. Wierd but interestinmg beer

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