Mad Fox 80 Shilling
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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 3.38/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
This malt-balanced beer starts on a caramel note in deep copper hues. The malt is balanced with subtle hopping. The name comes from 19th Century Scotland categorization with 80 shilling being a premium priced beer with greater malt.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
carl4beer (522) - Fairfax Station, Virginia, USA - AUG 31, 2010
Tap at pub. Pour dark ruby and clear. Aroma is apple and bread. Taste of more crisp apple and little hop in the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (12198) - Escondido, California, USA - AUG 23, 2010
Tap. Pours clear brown with a medium, creamy tan head, lasting with good lacing. Aroma is medium caramel and bread malt, lightly toasted with no hops; faint fruit esters, peat notes, and dark fruit (plum). Flavor is malt focused, no bitterness, lightly fruity (currants, plum), and caramel. Medium bodied, dry texture, medium carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
radagast83 (7388) - Alexandria, Virginia, USA - AUG 20, 2010
From sampler. Poured a dark ruby color with a small head. Aroma is malty, with a good dried fruit character. Nice bitterness accentuated the beer enough to make this a pretty mild brew. This a pretty decent brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nate (4200) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 16, 2010
On tap at the brewery. Light bready notes, mild woody character, subtle roasted malt. Dark coppery brown clear with no head. Medium body with cask carbonation. Starts smooth and medium sweet with nice roasted character, sweet caramel and dry hop bitterness. No off flavors. Smooth nutty sweet finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JoeinDahlem (1456) - Berlin, Berlin, GERMANY - JUL 19, 2010
Cask at the pub. Ruby-brown, fruity, malty beauty with a firm enough bitterness to balance and aid drinkability. Punchy, fruity taste with a clen bitterness. Caramel and plum in the aroma. Tasty and smooth.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
argo0 (13318) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 14, 2010
Cask. Clear copper body with no head. Aroma is medium sweet, orange, light earthy, cherry. Taste is moderately sweet, orange, some earthy, light cherry. Light-medium body, flat.

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