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RATINGS: 805   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   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.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
camborne (656) - Hopkins, Minnesota, USA - NOV 18, 2013
Smooth drinking malt forward beer, hops are nice addition. Some caramel sweetness and citrus notes as well.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DWestrick (652) - Ft Wayne, Indiana, USA - SEP 12, 2009
tap - at a bar in denver - not awful but not special either - im sure well liked by many but not my fav

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
belgianhomebrew (646) - Acworth, Georgia, USA - NOV 13, 2003
All I can say is nice try. ALmost an off aroma. Not much, if any malt flavor throughout. Not even what I would consider a good attempt at a Scottish Ale.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
mlunger12 (645) - Orlando, Florida, USA - NOV 15, 2010
My go to session when Im in Colorado and head and heels above Fat Tire in the essential "Colorado" beer in my opinion. A nice malty, caramel sweet finish that leaves you wanting more.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gorditoabd (632) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 18, 2011
Bottle at Embassy Suites bar in Denver. Pours caramel red-brown. Little foam. Decent sweet malt aroma, some nuttiness in nose and initial taste. Light body, but pleasant. A nice, easy drinker good to go with a sandwich or something of the sort,

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fattybladdy (628) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - MAR 18, 2013
Draft, pours a medium copper with white head. Taste is caramel malts, toffee, sweetness. Kind of like a Fat Tire, only better.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Aml42000 (622) - Washington, USA - FEB 12, 2012
Deep amber. The nose is great here showing cigar box. The beer also shows a distinctive black tea flavor on the palate. The problems lie in the watery, somewhat flat mouthfeel and short clipped finish. Big points for uniqueness, takeaways for mouthfeel issues.

2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
fiercepanda (615) - Missouri, USA - JUN 25, 2011
A dark reddish brown color with a medium tan head. The aroma is smoky and caramel. The flavor has a bitter chocolate and roasted quality and a kind of unpleasant finish. Nice consistency and lacing, but not a huge fan.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Steib (613) - Queen Creek, Arizona, USA - JUL 1, 2009
Malty, caramel notes in the aroma Medium amber color. Soft smooth texture. Malts, a little earthy. Lightly sweet. Easy drinking but not a session beer. Sits very nice on the palate.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Wakie (612) - Centreville, Virginia, USA - MAR 6, 2006
Not really what I think of when I think of a scottish ale. To me this was much closer to an amber lager or even an easy going APA. A bit light on the malt and a little heavier on the hops than expected.


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