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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 2.83/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82   ABV: -
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Traditional Scottish ales, these beers focus on malt color and flavor with hops being almost imperceptible. Aged in American Red Oak our Shillings finish crisp and a wee bit sweet. Our Scottish ale is on the lighter end of the spectrum with our 36 Shilling being more robust and darker.


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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BrownALEx (275) - Portland, Michigan, USA - NOV 7, 2012
Poured from a can (thatís all they do). A reddish brown fills the glass behind a roaring off white head. Two fingers at least that has a creamy top. Amora has caramel and biscuit smells. Rather sweet. Tastes like spiced caramel. Again, rather sweet. Palate is light to slighty medium. Leaves a small spicy burn at the end. Keweenaw states that they have a goal to turn beer drinkers into craft beer lovers. With that said thier beer is going to be on the watery side in hopes of getting "da uppers" to drink it. Overall this is a good beer, could be a little more bold, but thatís not thier mission.


2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
czar (4540) - Quťbec, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 20, 2014
can. pours almost clear bright dark golden orange with a quite nice light beige-orange head, some retention and lacing. caramel, caramunich, spicy toasted maltiness, some fruitiness, wet grains, light woodsy astringent notes, awkward plastic notes along very light smoky-ashy notes, some brown sugar sweetness. light carbonation, light to medium body - oily, semi-sweet spicy-pepepry-grassy finish. had hopes with a its nice aroma. falls more than short.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
johnnymusky (266) - Minnesota, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Weak easy drinking Scottish ale...usually this style packs a malt punch for me....this one not so much....again drinkable but not great.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
stevoj (2259) - Boise, Idaho, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Another weak beer. I had much higher hopes. I gues a brewery in a college town is bound to do well. Faint peat earthiness, again, its watery.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DrSilverworm (6602) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 29, 2014
12oz can, purchased from Woodstock Wine in Cheese in Michigan. Enjoyed at night on a windy pontoon (rating live). Poured into a glass... Like I said, itís very dark, but against the pale light of my laptop it looks amber. Thin off-white head. Leaves some loose lace. Caramel malty taste, mostly. Musty. Some dark fruit. Moderate sweet taste, light bit of tart, some spiciness. A whatever amber / scottish ale.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ismith87 (71) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - MAY 15, 2014
Appearance - 4/5 - murky brown with a nice off white head that sticks. Laces a bit too. Aroma - 7/10 - creamy maltiness and some light peat. Brown sugar. Taste - 8/10 - nice creamy malt, malted milk, light peat, very light caramel and chocolate Mouth/palate - 4/5 - creamy, slightly watery, alc covered, aftertaste is creamy malt extract Overall -- 13/20 - great beer, goes along with their mission of getting people into craft beer, good for big 3 drinkers and craft drinkers alike!

3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Aggie80 (785) - Michigan, USA - SEP 18, 2013
Dark tea color weak head from the can. Rich caramel aroma with a slightly sweet start. Slightly bitter in the finish that is refreshing.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
milewide (1547) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAY 21, 2013
12 oz. can. Clear amber color. Modest head and body. Sweet malt, with no hops! Probably on target for the style.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
strongpieman (1516) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - FEB 2, 2013
Can. Amber clear no head. Moderate malty aroma, some light peat ... Not overly strong though. Medium body, smooth. Overall good... No strong aroma / tastes.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dekester1 (319) - Neenah, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 23, 2012
Poured from a can a beautiful, dark red/amber with a nice frothy head that lingered and faded to very nice lacing. Aroma was malty and sweet with a slight smokey/oak hint. Taste included sweet maltiness, caramel and hint of oak aging. Body and density was above average. Overall, I liked this Scottish ale! Too bad itís not sold locally.


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