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RATINGS: 46   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 27   EST. CALORIES: 291   ABV: 9.7%
Mysterium Verum. Scots Gone Wild marks the initial offering from Real Ale Brewing Company in the world of sour beers. Real Heavy, our strong scotch ale, was aged for 6 months in American oak barrels, during which time it underwent a dramatic refermentation due to the presence of a very special cocktail of wild yeast and bacteria. The end result is a dry, cherry-pie sour, with a subtle oak character and a bold tartness. OG: 20˚P

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Andrew196 (1470) - Katy, Texas, USA - MAR 18, 2016
Dark amber, frothy beige head. Aroma of cherry, toffee. I love how the sour leads to the caramel burst towards the end, some whiskey and wood, very big, very good.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Marheb (5019) - San Diego, California, USA - JAN 12, 2016
(En fût à Hopfields): Le nez est impeccable avec son tabac à pipe, son beurre bretté et ses cerises confiturées. En bouche c’est un fudge aux noisettes décadent enrobé d’acétique attendrissant. L’aspect richesse versus assèchement de la barrique est phénoménale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kevinator (1851) - The Colony, Texas, USA - NOV 1, 2015
Aromas and Flavors of sour fruit, funk, oak and burnt caramel. A big distinction from the base beer. Complex with a nice dark burgundy color and a weighty palate with a slightly dry and puckering finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ajnepple (5216) - Denver, Colorado, USA - SEP 26, 2015
Sampled at Great American Beer Festival 9/24/15. Sour, light funky aroma with notes of cherry, caramel, toffee, oak, light earth and light yeast. Similar flavor, with a tart, puckering feel. Nicely done.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fratto (2845) - Arlington, Texas, USA - APR 5, 2015
On tap at The Pour House. Red brown pour with a small off-white head. Aroma is grapey, vinous, wood, and caramel. Taste is woody, more wine, caramel, awkward sourness, and bad fruit. Sour finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TXBadger (2565) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 8, 2014
Pours a dark reddish brown with ivory head. Funk, oak, and dark fruit on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with more funk. Somewhat one-dimensional.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rougeau13 (2630) - Richmond, Texas, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Dark reddish brown with a moderately lacing tan head. Aroma of sour cherry, spice, and wood. Taste is sour cherry and wood with light sweetness. Medium bodied and dry with very little carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DedicatedToFun (4000) - Santa Monica, California, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Tap, orange pour, no real head, nose is cherry, taste is bitter, cherry, decent sour.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
brystmar (1314) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAR 19, 2014
Growler. Dark brown pour, minimal tan head, swishes with lace. Soured Scotch Ale, wtf? Reminds me of a good burgundy sour. Barrely smoothness reminiscent of a RR sour(!). Impressive.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ilovedarkbeer (2715) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - DEC 2, 2013
Medium brown colored pour with a small bubbly off white head. Notes of vinegar, tart cherries, oak, vanilla, and brown sugar. Great mouthfeel.

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