mr_h (4698) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - MAY 11, 2013
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at The Laurieston, Glasgow - clear dark amber, thick creamy off-white head, resin and barley aroma, creamy texture, fragile lacing, creamy malty texture, malty resinous flavour, refreshing, malty finish
ralphdot (1029) - Billingham, Durham, ENGLAND - APR 1, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 8/20
4.2% brown colour with a good head, slight roast malt aroma, malt and hop taste, I used to drink this quite a lot but now find it to be very ordinary and they have dropped the alcohol from 4.5%.
alexanderj (3532) - Branson, Missouri, USA - DEC 23, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle, in Scotland 2011. Poured a reddish brown color. ARoma of malt, caramel, with a bit of earthiness. Flavor was the same, with a bit more sweetness and a touch of smoke/roast. Good enough.
jdpeebs (686) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUL 22, 2012
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. I’m just updating my records. had this a while ago and really enjoyed it. Nice beer.
rosenbergh (10208) - Tampere, FINLAND - FEB 22, 2012
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draught at Cuan Mór, Oban, Scotland.
Clear copper colour with small creamy light tan head.
Very mild malty aroma.
Sweet malt and wood in flavour. Smooth but boring.
JohnRMurdoch (4319) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JAN 16, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Keg @ The Jolly Judge. Light brown colour, good foamy head. Earthy malt aroma. Dry metallic caramel malt flavour. Smooth & creamy with sour aftertaste. Drinkable.
davidm (2069) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - DEC 11, 2011
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at the Oban Bay Brewery. Great beer, full of contrasts. Aroma is earthy, with caramel, nuts, fresh malt, and pine. Taste is sweet, with some bitterness, and long length. Palate is velvety, and medium bodied. Amber, with a big frothy head.
BenH (3438) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 30, 2011
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Keg tap. Slightly fruity pissy malty aroma and taste. Not very pleasant. Struggled with my pint
yespr (40181) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 19, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From tap at Ben Nevis. Pours clear and golden orange to brown with a small creamy and off white head, leaving a thick creamy lacing on the glass. Aroma is dark roasted malty and breadish. Bitter, slight hops metallic and dark malty flavoured. Flat malty and slight bitter finish.
Parket (582) - Bruges, BELGIUM - JUN 24, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
from tap, reddish brown colour, stable head. Nice hops, roasted malts. Great and easy drinking beer.