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Brewed by Harviestoun
Style: Premium Lager
Alva, Central, Scotland
Serve in Lager glass

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RATINGS: 348   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Filtered bottle & keg. The cask version has a separate listing.
Brewed with lager malt and Hersbrücker and Challenger hops. Fermented with a lager yeast.
Named after the misty mountain near Pitlochry.


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2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
worldbeertaste (1720) - West Midlands, - OCT 20, 2012
Clear pale thin light goldish orange with a white soapy thin lacy lasting head. Smells stale, with light hops, citrus, flowery and malt. Medium to full thin body. Tastes of sweet grape, light chewy malt, hay with a soft hop bitter finish. More complex than it seems. With some melon and a bit of corn. Decent and interesting.


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
leosanches (30) - - APR 25, 2015
Cerveja amarela e translúcida, sem espuma. O aroma é frutado e campestre, com toque cítrico e com o lúpulo já se fazendo presente. O sabor é equilibrado, cumprindo aquilo que o aroma promete, com amargor leve, álcool pouco presente e toque cítrico e lúpulo acentuado. A drinkability é boa, mas o aftertaste não agradável, com um amargor levemente rançoso. O pálato é fraco e pouco envolvente. Apesar de escola, lembra as IPAs americanas devido ao lúpulo acentuado e corpo leve.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TedE (359) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - APR 19, 2015
330 ml bottle into schooner glass. Fruity nose, a touch of hops. Pale amber beer with small lasting white head. Medium carbonation. Smooth in the mouth with delicate fruit notes then strong bitterness to finish. Quite abrupt. Excellent lager.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MayumiH (295) - Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 4, 2015
Keg at the Queens Head. Slightly grainy malty flavour with a herbal spiciness. Mild bitterness. Crisp dry finish.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
nihtila (1356) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 28, 2015
1.8.2014. Clear golden. Quite watery, some malts, grainy, toffee and bitterness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
StevieT (892) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 22, 2015
From a bottle. Mild peppery malt finish is interesting, minimal head and a faint aroma biscuit. Not too bad.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
spacecube (1177) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 20, 2015
330ml bottle,pours clear gold with a light fluffy white head. Grainy malt, light caramel, light floral, balanced light bitter finish. Decent lager.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sic1314 (4455) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - MAR 19, 2015
Poured medium amber with an off white head. Aroma of sweet berries and nuts. Light to medium body, flavour is medium sweet, lightly bitter in the aftertaste.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tricksta_p (1685) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - MAR 15, 2015
Aroma of malt, grains, grassy notes. Flavour is light sweet with a moderate bitter finish. Okay Lager.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lowenbrau (2441) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - MAR 13, 2015
330ml bottle @home. 13-03-2015.
BBD: Jan 2015.
In short: average lager.
Pours clear deep gold with white head. Short head retention, poor lacing. Cooked vegetables aromas. Light body, average carboantion, crispy texture. Taste is malty, herbal, some off flavours.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
foxo82 (765) - Bromsgrove (via Leicester), Worcestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 4, 2015
Bottle at Handmade Burger Co, Birmingham. Looks headless and fizzy, like sparkling apple juice. Bitter bready malt but a short finish, lacking depth.


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