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


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 301   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Share this beer with friends!
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.

JohnCook101's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnCook101 (292) - - MAR 1, 2013
500ml bottle. Pours clear amber with a good head. Looks great in the glass. Mild hops and slightly metallic aroma. Light sweetness offset by a good amount of bitterness for a lager. This is probably closer to what you’d expect from a very light pale ale than a lager. The finish is more bitter and lasts longer and the hops shine through more. Far, far better than any macro lager (continental or otherwise) that I know.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dEnk (3680) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUL 1, 2014
Bottle @ home. Aroma is caramel malts, fruity hops, light herbal/forest notes. Flavour is light bitter hops, slight herbal and fruity notes. Light malt and bready notes. Decent.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bursprak (400) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 29, 2014
Bottle @ Voldby. Pours golden white a small pale head. Nose and taste is light bitter with grassy notes and malty sweetness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Niller (534) - Hammel, DENMARK - JUN 29, 2014
Bottle@Voldby. Pours golden with a white head. Slight fruity taste of malt, grain. Medium body. Light bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SHIG (3534) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - JUN 27, 2014
Bottle: Poured a copper orange with a fluffy off white head. Aroma was very bubblegum, perfume, and malt. Taste is strong malty backbone with some metallic hops, and grain.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ghendrix (92) - Cardiff, WALES - MAY 28, 2014
Pours flat and golden. Sweet, grassy, pretty bland. Wow, had this many times on tap, always liked it, hoppy and crisp. This is shit though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
radzik5555 (246) - Gdynia, POLAND - MAY 22, 2014
Butelka 0.33L. Wygląd: Klarowne, jasnozłote z iskrą. Piana bujna, biała, drobnopęcherzykowa, lekko strzela i opada w umiarkowanym tempie, delikatnie znacząc szkło. Aromat: intensywny słodowy, jęczmień, miód, do tego cytryna i owoce tropikalne i nuty kwiatowe od chmielu. Smak: słodowy, cytrunowy z niską do średniej goryczką. Finisz lekko za suchy, ściągający. Odczucie: ciało niskie, wysycenie powyżej średniego, faktura jak nieoszlifowana deska. Jak na jasnego lagera to OK, zdecydowanie ciekawsze niż "koncerniaki" ale szału nie ma.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Burgers (237) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 14, 2014
Clear golden very little head. Quite sweet on the tongue. Aroma of honey and hops. Quite flat.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Holmen1 (2272) - Stavanger, NORWAY - MAY 10, 2014
Flaske fra polet, delt med Ovesen pĺ Holmen: kort skum, beskjeden aroma av blomster og litt honning. Det samme i smaken. Her har de vćrt tilbakeholdne med humlebruken. Craft lager?? Dog bedre enn standard industripils.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Holmen2 (623) - NORWAY - MAY 10, 2014
Clear golden. Not much head. Subdued aroma of flowers. Flowers continue into taste, with honey and hop bitterness. Best than a eurolager, but not very exciting.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beese (1463) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 29, 2014
Bottle from Waitrose, Berkhampsted. Poured a clear golden colour, with a halo of white head. Fairly light aroma, some grass, lager malt and honey. Chewy malt flavour, light grassy hop and rather mild overall. Finish was light citrus, resin and raisins.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4 » 31

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50