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

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 351   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   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.


LED40's rating

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
LED40 (78) - - FEB 15, 2012
500ml bottle. This beer has a fresh sweet smell and looks like your typical lager but on the palate is more ale like due to reduced carbonbation. The taste is very refreshing with a distinct grapefruit note and hoppy backbone. An excellent lager that tastes good and is highly sessionable at only 4.8%.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
s_hartshorne (2157) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2015
Bottle box headingley. Drunk from bottle pale malt aroma taste same decent hoppy bitter. Ok carbonation good lager.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
pricey290483 (653) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2015
bottle from beer hawk a nice beer not a great fan of lagers but thought i would give it a go nice hop aroma pale orange in colour dry bitter finish

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
chinchill (2769) - South Carolina, USA - APR 27, 2015
From a bottle in Edinburgh. Bright golden body with medium carbonation. Crisp light body. Modestly stronger flavor than average for style, mostly due to the hops.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
leosanches (40) - - 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 (397) - 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 (315) - 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 (1473) - 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 (923) - 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 (1223) - 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 (4779) - 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.


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