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Granite City McKs Scottish Ale
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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 2.96/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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One of the finest beers we have ever produced at Granite City. Lots of Brown and Crystal malts give a rich malt flavor, malted oats contribute a nutty, finish. The result is a great tasting beer.


3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
outlawskies (961) - - OCT 12, 2014
This was very nice. Rich malty and a bit coffee. Julie likes and give 4. )!;$?$!?)!!!?? via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ericular (659) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 16, 2014
Aroma is some caramel and mild roasted malts. Flavor is similar, slightly nutty, but really thin, mild, watery overall.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 12/20
kambei70 (617) - - APR 7, 2013
Tried at Granite City Brewery in Kansas City. Part of a flight. Found all of the beers to be watered down and mediocre at best. This one tastes like a bad batch or unclean lines. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jmikolich (1458) - North Ridgeville, Ohio, USA - APR 5, 2013
Tap at GC, looks atleast like the correct style of beer and has some big smokey malt flavor so Ill give them credit for this one. it actually fits the style. still doesnt mean Id want to drink more of it.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
mnmike (1033) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 24, 2013
On tap in Saint Louis Park in Minnesota - fairly good scotch ale here with the nutty taste being the big takeaway.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
BVery (6559) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - MAR 20, 2013
Tap at Granite City in St. Louis Park. Clear reddish amber pour with a smaller head. Nice aroma of smokey sweet malts. Palate is a bit thin, and the taste finishes slightly metallic.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
wilnatp (587) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 7, 2013
Pour is a clear copper/amber with a thin head. Aroma of malt, caramel, light roast and vanilla. Tastes is medium to thin. This style is hit or miss with me but Id drink this again. One of the better offerings that GC has.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
TomDecapolis (4500) - Milton, Delaware, USA - FEB 9, 2013
Pours a translucent amber with a medium creamy head. Aroma of caramel and toasted malts. Flavor of caramel, lightly toasted malt and honey roasted nuts.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
WabashMan (1013) - Noblesville, Indiana, USA - FEB 21, 2012
Certainly the best offering Ive had at Granite City, this Scots Ale is nice, full flavored, malty, and creamy, with a little note of spiciness. A bit above the standard brewpub offering, if somewhat less than the greats of the style.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
steeleliver (120) - Minnesota, USA - FEB 19, 2012
Standard ale, quite indistinct. Poured from tap a strong red color with orange tinge, no head. Palate was very smooth, but the carbonation appeared stronger than expected and most other beers. Average malt flavor with a hint of caramel, nothing extraordinary.


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