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Brewed by Inveralmond
Style: Bitter
Perth, Perth and Kinross, Scotland
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 64   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.9   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
Independence is a classic, full bodied and malty beer with subtle hints of mixed fruits and punches of spice. A perfect balance of Pilgrim and Saaz hops delivers a high quality, nicely rounded ale, with earthy and slightly spicy notes.


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3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ianwelby (546) - - JUL 13, 2013
Hazy amber beer with a sweet initial flavour and a dry, tangy finish. Quite refreshing.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (3570) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 12, 2014
Cask - various. Pours dark amber, nose is nutty, toffee, taste is sweet toffee, fruity.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Iznogud (895) - CROATIA - NOV 5, 2014
Cask at the Blackfriars, Glasgow. Pours copper with an off-white head. Roasted caramel aroma. Toffee, some fruits, light hoppy.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jamesie1857 (1482) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2014
On cask at JDW, Galashiels - Light copper body with a slight white head and lacing. Slightly malty in the nose but pretty bland otherwise. Nutty flavour with plenty of malt. Nothing special, but nothing offensive either.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jd543 (405) - SCOTLAND - JUL 28, 2013
Amber colour with a thin off-white head. Malty and light spices on the nose. Taste is light sweet and bitter. OK, not that inspiring.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Weefannybaws (106) - Paisley, SCOTLAND - JUL 13, 2013
Pint in Blackfriars. Dark, golden on the eye, with light head. Slight malty nose. Spicy, malt taste. Perfect accompaniment to crisps and nuts.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (3105) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JUN 1, 2013
Cask by handpump at Blackfriars, Glasgow - clear deep golden, thin creamy off-white head, caramel malty aroma, excellent lacing, creamy texture, sweet malty, hint of apple, refreshing drink

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Imaena (1887) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAY 10, 2013
Cask: This is a pretty average bitter with a nice sessionable ABV. Nothing special but not bad either.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stravale (2280) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - JUN 28, 2012
Cask @ Golden Rule, Edinburgh
Dark golden amber, creamy white head, some lacing.
Aroma of fruity sweet caramel malts, not much on the nose
Taste - sweet caramel malts, honey, light fruits, some herbal notes, vague hint of almond? (!)
Palate - soft carb. medium body, oily, dryish. Some biscuit in the finish.
Overall - Slightly unusual flavour - one of their better beers.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (2939) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 27, 2012
In tap at the Queen’s Arms. Pours dark amber with a proportionate head. Nose of raisins, apricots with the toffee and expected biscuit crunch at the end. Taste of more apricots and toffee. Palate medium with a fairly balanced finish. Overall, liked it enough to take another.


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