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RATINGS: 1407   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.97   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 306   ABV: 10.2%
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Big and delicious for your ’perty mouth. Expect lovely, warm smells of single malt scotch, oaky bourbon barrels, smoke, sweet caramel and roasted malts. A bit of earthy spice and a scintilla of dark cherries. It’s a kick-back sipper made to excite the palate.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pras (428) - Maryland, USA - MAY 10, 2014
Bottle at Savor. Second to last beer of the night. My memory is a bit hazy and my taste buds for sure. From what I remember this one had big flavors and was really boozy. Need to try again when a little more lucid.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gerardgathier (266) - - MAY 8, 2014
Backnote, had this beer at the zeebra extreem beer festival 2014. superb beer

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
robinvboyer (2994) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 6, 2014
Very dark brown pour, with a large beige head. Loads of oak, caramel malts with some roast. Notes of vanilla, cherries, plums, and earthy hops. The barrel doesnt overpower, but compliments. Incredibly balanced, and a great sipper. Loved it.

3.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bellsman1991 (25) - - MAY 6, 2014
Scotch immediatley hits you’re pallet! Dark fruit some good notes of smokey flavors! If your a fan of scotch ales then this is all you! Wasn’t to impressed! Little strong with the scotch!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Stuu666 (1659) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 5, 2014
Bottle at home. Sticky toffee and fruits on nose, taste is rich caramel and toffee, light dry smoke, sweet fruit.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarcoDL (2056) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 4, 2014
Solid chotch ale. Malty, bit fruity and with some sweet notes of oak and caramel. Nice, but a bit too much on the sweet side.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
PriorL (1643) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAY 4, 2014
At Zeebra Beer Festival, THX for sharing today’s beers! APPEARANCE: clouded amber beer, small unstable off white head. NOSE: quite sweet, but alcohol clearly noticeable. TASTE: really sweet, some vanilla and alcohol.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Maris (966) - Canberra, AUSTRALIA - MAY 4, 2014
From a 355ml bottle on 4/5/2014 (shared by Butz with thanks). Pours a dark cloudy amber with a small head. The aroma features stewed and dark fruit, caramel and a touch of booze. The bourbon really hits you immediately but this gives way to sticky sweetness, with caramel, toffee, dates and raisins all featuring. There’s more than a touch of cherry sour, roasty bitterness and warming alcohol in there, but the sweetness dominates. The palate is quite creamy and the carbonation relatively lively. A very nice, quite complex winter dessert sipper.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kavu (2145) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 3, 2014
0,33l bottle @ Cosmic Comic Cafe. Aroma is roasted malts and whiskey. Flavor is roasted malts, whiskey and alcohol. Nice palate. Awesome.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wisdomsolo (398) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - MAY 2, 2014
Excellent bourbon aroma without a huge amount of heat but still solid bourbon flavor too. This is a good'un!


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