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Kelburn CaCanny (Cask)

Brewed by Kelburn
Style: Old Ale
Glasgow, Strathclyde, Scotland


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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.35/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Cask; Seasonal - December to February.
A rich, dark ale, combining a fusion of coffee & chocolate with a deep fruity aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (9562) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 11, 2016
Cask at the Cafe Royal. Pours dark amber brown with a thin beige head. Aromas of light chocolate and coffee. Taste is more of the same, some biscuit notes on the finish. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nihtila (2986) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 3, 2015
Cask at Standing order. Pours pale amber. Aroma of caramel, wood, slightly roasted malts. Taste is malty, bitter fruits, caramel. When looking at other ratings I dont know what beer I got but this is what the tap said.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mighty_meadow (308) - Kilwinning, SCOTLAND - MAR 3, 2015
On cask at Wheatsheaf Inn (JDW) Kilmarnock. Dark colour, thin head. Tastes of chocolate covered coffee beans with a hint of aniseed. Only had a half pint, think a full pint would have let me appreciate this more. Will try again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (10879) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 6, 2015
Cask at the bow bar. Pours clear deep amber, nose is roast malts, coffee, chocolate, taste is thin, roasty, chocolate

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AshtonMcCobb (5393) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 9, 2014
On cask at the Cafe Royal. Appearance - dark toffee with some red chinks on the sides. Lovely fawn head. Nose - gentle chocolate biscuits. Taste - lovely chocolate digestive and then cream. Actually honeycomb too. It’s that Crunchie feeling. Palate - medium bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly fresh finish. Overall - hallelujah the first tasty beer of the day.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Svesse (7932) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - DEC 15, 2013
(Cask at White Horse, Parson’s Green, London, 24 Nov 2013) Dark brown colour with frothy, beige head. Malty nose with dark fruit, coffee, chocolate and prunes. Malty, toasty taste with notes of dark fruit, prunes, raisins, chocolate, coffee and a certain spicy bitterness in the finish. Quite complex and very tasty. Nice one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (12712) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2013
Cask at White Horse. It pours deep brown with a thick off-white head. The nose is wood, earth, toast, light smoke, spice and umami notes. The taste is wood, earth, toast, dark fruit, berry, spice, varnish, tang, earth and varnish with a dry finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. Pretty tasty and well-balanced. Nice example of an old ale. Rather enjoyable stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
FatPhil (14149) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 28, 2013
Gravicask (CWAF2013, Thurs)
Darkish reddy brown. Immediate "yum" from the aroma - slathered with cappuccino. There’s coffee all over the place in the taste too, but has some acidity that reminds me of the burn you get from vomitting. Still, gotta love the smooth and rich coffee roast. [cue beanshake action]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
imdownthepub (13396) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 19, 2013
Cask conditioned at Cambridge Winter Ales Festival ’13. Chestnut with no head. This started off with a nutty chocolate flavour, a touch of tartness follows though, becoming fruity. Reasonable depth, reasonable beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (4800) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - DEC 8, 2012
Cask by handpump at The Twa Dugs, Ayr - clear brown, thin beige head, sweet malty aroma, chocolate, caramel, oily feel, bit cold

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