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RATINGS: 742   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Richer than most amber ales, 90 Shilling is smooth & deeply satisfying, with a crisp, clean Colorado taste. The name comes from the old Scottish method of naming a brewery's beer, based on original gravity and resulting tax rating.


2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Tselloufc88 (176) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2014
Bottle from the Rugby tap. Aroma of toffee and caramel. Taste is quite heavy, more toffee and caramel coming through. Goes down smoothly. A bit basic, but still decent.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bulk_Carrier (2281) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - SEP 2, 2014
Ah, thank you, Arianna. This was poured into a thistle for review, but often had a couple in a pint glass. The appearance was a semi-dark red color with a half finger white foamy head that dissipated within a minute. The smell had a nice semi-sweet smoky meatiness to it. The taste was basically the same-with a decent sweet aftertaste to it. On the palate, this sat right at a medium on the body. Overall, good Scotch ale I could have again.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Block (1520) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - AUG 29, 2014
A crisp, refreshing, good hot day beer. A little bit of malt to give it the Scottish Ale flavor.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DocJitsu (1049) - Florida, USA - AUG 19, 2014
Pours a golden amber color with a pull candy colored head. Light caramel notes on the nose. Carbonation burn across the surface of the tongue. Toasty caramel flavors.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BrewBoxer (2156) - New York, New York, USA - AUG 13, 2014
Draft at brothers downtown Denver. Dark brown color with a scotchy taste and a malty backbone. Low abv for a scotch ale

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
AtronSeige (723) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - AUG 6, 2014
Aroma: Malt: rich, bready, toasty, dark fruit, plum. Hops: None. Other: honey, licorice, woody Appearance: Body, hazy copper. Head, medium, tan, lacing. Good retention. Flavour: Malt: Medium sweetness, dark fruit, bitter chocolate, bready. Hops: No flavour, Medium bitterness. Balance: Balanced with slight bitterness. Other, licorice, salty. Dry finish. Slight roasty. Mouthfeel: Medium full body. Carbonation, medium-light, creamy. Slight warming. Slight sting. Overall: Very good beer. 355 ml bottle, poured. Thanks Andre! 23. Specialty Beer 9E. Strong Scotch Ale

2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mjp12 (445) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 11, 2014
Sweet malt aroma and flavour. This has never been my style of ale, I like hops!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ZacM612 (219) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - JUL 9, 2014
Dark amber with an off-white head. Aroma of caramel, not very strong. Crisp, refreshing and drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SpringsLicker (3170) - Tennessee, USA - JUL 8, 2014
Clear medium amber with a mostly white head. Sweet malt aroma. Rich malty flavor, very little hop bitterness. Light bodied. Thanks to crajun for the trade!

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BMMillsy (1526) - Florida, USA - JUL 2, 2014
Bottle poured to a pint glass at the Grand Hyatt lobby in Denver. Pours orange colored, clear, with a creamy off white head on top. Aroma of some caramel and bready malts dominate, with some light floral notes on the back end. Flavor is mostly caramel malts, bready, much like a scotch ale (this is my first "Scottish" ale). Finishes OK, with medium body and a bit of juiciness. Medium carbonation. Overall not my favorite beer but my first of the style and certainly not bad.


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