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RATINGS: 420   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
This is an ale made in the tradition of the great strong ales of Scotland. Amber colored, malty sweet with underlying note of smokiness.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Realcoolhand67 (12) - Surprise, Arizona, USA - JUN 23, 2013
Poured cold from bottle into pint glass. Slightly cloudy amber color with very little head. Little to no lacing for this particular pour. Very little carbonation. Very sweet caramel, toasty, light smoky flavor. Tasted little to no hops, mostly sweet caramel, toffee, and malt. Decent for this style I suppose. Iím an IPA fan so Iím not the best judge. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Low69caprice (100) - Yucca valley, California, USA - SEP 3, 2015
Dark brown great tan bread head. Flavor caramel and rich malts, big mouthfeel tons of flavor. Love this style.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fordest (2133) - Santee/San Diego, California, USA - AUG 24, 2015
Bottle at a friends house during a bottle share. Nothing extraordinary. Malty on the nose and in the flavor. better than most that I had toward the end of the night.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beergaard (238) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 13, 2015
Sweet and caramellized malt aroma. Same could be said about the taste although it is backed up by a slight metallic note. Quite refreshing though. No trace of the promised smoke.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Barreras (1323) - Diamond Bar, California, USA - JUN 28, 2015
Pours a deep copper color with an alcohol soaked malt aroma. Taste is mildly sweet, minor caramel taste. I didnít taste the smokiness, but the beers sweetness made up for it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Strykzone (5817) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - JUN 17, 2015
Pint at the Phoenix airport. Not being a fan of Irish reds, I like this because it has a non traditional malt base. More like toffee. Very gentle fruit. It is fairly rich in the feel. A bit of an odd sweetness that combines spiciness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mkel07 (4411) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUN 5, 2015
On tap at Watermans Beer Market 160515. Not bad but a little bit thin for me. Toffee and vanilla flavours with a smooth mouthfeel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sturmthis (943) - Ohio, USA - APR 22, 2015
12oz bottle/draft. Had this many times while I was in Arizona. Was told it was one of the staples of the craft movement down there. Amber color. Sweet malty taste, caramel. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
IPagan5 (106) - San Marcos, California, USA - MAR 24, 2015
Again do not see the scores reflecting that this brew is a great Scottish ale. Amber to garnet, big head and carbonation brought out wonderful malts and dark fruits. Taste is just like smell with added peat to it and some anise. Excellent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ikigai (74) - California, USA - MAR 19, 2015
3/18/15 from 12 oz bottle at hotel during Spring Training. Good light malty and not much bitterness or hops. Refreshing ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maxwelldeux (4182) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - FEB 25, 2015
Draught. Pours a somewhat hazy brown color with a moderate off-white head. Nose was definitely malt forward, and has some caramel and hints of toffee for me. Taste was slightly sweet, but had a slight crispness to it that wasnít bad. Largely forgettable, though.

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