Brewed by Microbrasserie Le Naufrageur
Style: Scotch Ale
Carleton-sur-Mer, Canada
Serve in Thistle


on tap


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RATINGS: 44   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
Texturée, aux forts goûts de malts caramélisés et subtilement fumée, la Carrick rend hommage aux délicieux wiskys écossais, qui tirent un goût particulier de la tourbe avec laquelle leurs malts sont fumés.

quelquechose19's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
quelquechose19 (27) - - APR 25, 2013
Des arômes intense de cassonade et de caramel. Des saveurs de malt fumés, de caramel et de scotch avec une amertume trop dominante malgré un faible IBU de 28. J’aurais préféré que cette bière soit plus sucrée. Un arrière-goût fruité et un peu amer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Adamsville (223) - Quebec, CANADA - JUL 26, 2016
Je fus bien surpris par cette bière pour laquelle je n’avais pas des espoirs trop élevés. Je crois que les notes seraient plus élevées si cette bière était brassée par une microbrasserie mieux cotée. Peu importe, on a un très bel équilibre entre le malt caramel, le pain frais, un petit côté fumé et l’alcool qui s’intègre très bien (la version à 9,25%). Était-ce moi qui était trop enthousiaste cette journée-là? Je ne sais pas, mais c’était une bien belle offrande à mon palais!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
BrewGoblin (632) - Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - SEP 8, 2015
Happy to be drinking this as it seems a rarer style for Canadian breweries. The body is a nice clear dark red but also had a lot of floating sediment. Yes, clear with sediment. I should also mention that my bottle is 9.25%ABV. From the lovely lace-leaving tan head comes notes of chocolate, toasted walnuts, vanilla, almonds, a light wood and smokey whiskey aroma as well. It’s got a nice slick body to it and is well balanced, a tad on the sweet side and great for the style. It’s a little boozy but such a trait I find welcome in this style. The finish leaves a nice dry smokey flavour. A nice treat for those who enjoy the style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
tom10101 (5387) - Quebec, CANADA - JUL 31, 2015
How: Sample at Festival Brassicole de la Mauricie.

>>> A surprisingly thin Scotch Ale with a mild but weird acidic presence. Maybe a bad bottle, I will need to revisit.

+ Interesting smokey, bordeline salty, notes
The body is surprisingly thin for a Scotch Ale, not much sweetness or malt action
There’s a mild but weird acidic presence
Because of the thin body, there’s not much backbone to support the flavors and the beer seems unbalanced.

Flavors: Smokey, earthy/mineral, herbal, caramel (mild), acidic

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jannick13 (142) - Quebec, CANADA - MAR 18, 2015
Bottle. Pours hazy dark brown with medium tan head. Caramel, and slight smokey after taste. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dandeman (834) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 7, 2015
En Fût à L’Autre Œil. Caramel aux accents de butterscotch avec jujube, mélasse et petit fumé en attaque, suivi d’une finale terreuse. Bonne scotch ale mais j’en ai bu de meilleures.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ametras (1342) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 25, 2015
500ml bottle. Murky mahogany with a frothy off-white head. Flavors are earth, peat, toffee, chocolate, licorice and molasses with fruity notes. Dry, harsh and chalky finish. Medium to full body, soft carbonation, oily texture.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
punkska101 (1757) - Chambly, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 27, 2015
500 ml bottle from flaveurs d’ici A: dark caramel, red fruits, light smokiness app: clear dark copper thick white head and great lacing. T/p: full body with moderate long bitter finish soft to moderate carbonation . O: good. Enjoyed the malt bill. Initially the smokiness struck me but after a few sip it feels more blended. Pretty balanced. I usually prefer my scotch ale on the sweet side.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rederic (3256) - montréal, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 14, 2014
On tap at L’Ile de Garde, dark mahogany color, with a beige head, with a good grainy toasted, caramel, biscuity, roasted malty nose, with a mild fruitcake, bran muffin, dark dried date, plum, barley sugar accent, and a toasty caramel, toffee, burnt chocolate note in the aroma follows through on a medium-bodied palate with a nice warmth dark dried fruity, toffee, barley sugar, chocolatey, grainy roasted, toasted, caramelized, biscuity, subtle smoked malty, fruitcake character, and some spicy nutmeg, clove, cinnamon, burnt toast, tootsie roll chocolate candy flavours, leading towards a warming sweet toasted, caramel, biscuity, roasted maltiness, subtle coffeeish, chocolatey, toffeeish finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cargo150 (1289) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 11, 2014
Couleur brune foncé avec des reflets rouges et une mousse très belle et résistante. Au nez une Scotch ale assez typique, du caramel et des notes fumées. En bouche c’est un peu plus complexe, le caramel est toujours aussi présent, des notes de whisky sous l’assistance du malt fumées viennent accompagné. Corps moyen a élevé. Carbonation moyenne. Une bonne scotch ale a boire lentement.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (17277) - P´Castle, GERMANY - JUN 20, 2014
Dunkel rötlichbraunes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch röstmalzig, fruchtig, würzig. Geschmack angenehm röstmalzig, würzig, Karamell, reife Früchte.

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