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Orkney Raven Ale (Bottle)

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Brewed by Orkney (Sinclair Breweries)
Style: Bitter
Stromness, Scotland
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 168   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Filtered.
A golden coloured ale with an intense grainy nose, rich and fruity on the palate with a lingering hint of hop in the finish.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
mabuzzer (515) - Hamilton, SCOTLAND - APR 16, 2016
500ml bottle. Clear amber colour with a generous white head. Musty malt aroma, taste is malt, a little grass, dry finish. Ok

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (3378) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2016
Bottle at home. Golden Amber colour with a thin white head. Aroma has born, and malty, the taste follows this nicely with a light hoppy bitter finish. Light body.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Thomas_W1 (432) - Rastatt, GERMANY - NOV 30, 2015
Flasche 0,5l: Kräftiges Gold, etwas mittelporiger Schaum; in der Nase sehr süß und malzig, schokoladig, deutlich Karamell, leicht nussig; im Körper kräftig malzig, angenehme Süße, leichte Bitterkeit, kräftige Würze, Röstaromen; angenehmer trockener Nachgang

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
King_Alex_II (1095) - SWITZERLAND - NOV 2, 2015
Golden color with some foam. The smell is malt. The taste is a bit malty and bitter in a solid balance. The aftertaste is like the beer: not very special, but very solid.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
JorgeLee (1679) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2015
Bottle from Beer Hawk. Golden in colour, quite high carbonation, white bubbly foam. Initially tastes like a slightly minerally slightly grainy bitter, but a nice earthy fruity hop bitterness grows on you mouthful by mouthful. By the end of the glass, very moreish and tasty, could certainly be a great all-night beer. One for the drinkers...

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
angel77 (2228) - oviedo, SPAIN - JUL 20, 2015
Botella 50 cl de el c. Inglés Oviedo. Tomado en enero 2002. Lote A hasta octubre 2001. Cuerpo ligero a medio con 3.8 vol fácil de beber.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Russo (2006) - Hemhofen, GERMANY - JUL 19, 2015
Golden amber color with thin white head that last for while. Aroma is corny, yeasty and malty. Flavor is pretty much the same as aroma but with hints of hops. Low to medium carbonation and a light to medium body with a dry light bitter finish.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drmet (735) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - JUL 8, 2015
L: -pours a clear deep golden with a big,frothy,white head -high carbonation visible S: -floral,biscuits,candied lemons,spices,resin,peaches,vanilla T: -spices,g sweetness -mild bitterniss F: -light to medium body,feels fuller than expected from a 4%er -medium carbonation -weirdly a faint warming sensation in this 4% Beer O: -Very round and pleasant English Bitter

3.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cokemonkey11 (426) - - JUN 22, 2015
500ml, brown bottle, tesco, Edinburgh. Pours medium golden with a thick white head subsiding slowly. Scent is light caramel, toffee, Vanilla, sawdust, cereal malts. Taste is medium dry mix of grassy, herbal notes with a rough finish. Good.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Stuartyboy (1361) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JUN 20, 2015
Bottle from Aldi a slightly cloudy yellow beer mild fruity aroma Flavour is bread grainy bitter hop finish


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