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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.41/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   ABV: -
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3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
podey (637) - New York, New York, USA - FEB 8, 2013
Poured draught at Rattle N Hum in NYC. Pours slightly cloudy amber in color with medium head. The smoke is very light in the aroma. The taste is lightly smokey too, really lovely, with a light bitterness in the finish. This is a really nice beer.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (12815) - Pori, FINLAND - NOV 17, 2013
Tap @Draught 55, NYC as "Smoked Scotch"
Dark ruby color, small steady creamy beige head. Some smoke and vegetables in the nose. Medium-bodied. Smoked, dark malts, some caramel. Easy to drink, not very "Scotch".

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (9084) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2013
Tap at the Ginger Man, thanks to James (jt) for the pour, 18/05/13. Clear chestnut brown with a thin beige head. Nose is toffee, sugars, woody notes. Taste comprises light smoke, spice, dark toffee, dark malts. Medium bodied with bite, fine carbonation, dry finish with a little bitterness and smoke. Decent.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
conway (1493) - - MAY 28, 2013
Bottle. Pours dark amber with a huge off white head. Nose is smokey peat and caramel. Taste is peat, caramel and slight toast notes. Palate is smooth but has a good bite from the carb. Nice example of the style. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JorgeLee (1223) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2013
Tap in the Ginger Man, NYC. Deep brown colour. Smokey presence dominates, quite boozy, malty, sweetish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jtclockwork (8571) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 18, 2013
Draft at Gingerman. Pours dark brown with tan head. Nose and taste of peat, smoked malt, dark fruit and light candied fruit. Medium body.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jredmond (5451) - Manhattan, New York, USA - MAY 6, 2013
Bottle courtesy of Tony. Pours a deep brownish body with thin lacing. Aroma is super peaty, smoke and roast. Mouthfeel is medium to chewy with notes of scotch, peat, smoked malts, dark fruit and spice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
blipp (6148) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - APR 12, 2013
Draft. Pours deep amber with a beige head. Smoked malts, light sweetness, a hint of peat, and light grainy malty notes. Rich and delicious.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
trapped (823) - New York City, TURKEY - MAR 19, 2013
Drought. Taste on 13.3.2013. Reddish brown color, large spongy beige head, roasted malt aroma, burnt coffee beans taste with a hint of cherry, abrupt finish with bitter taste at the end.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tgncc (2830) - Bellmore, New York, USA - MAR 3, 2013
Aroma: smoke, peat, caramel. Appearance: red brown, murky, off white head. Flavor: smoky, peat, caramel Finish: smoke, pine Medium in body. Pretty good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
odinstyr (561) - Hamilton, New Jersey, USA - FEB 23, 2013
Pours orange-red with a small but thick head. Smells of smoked peat, dark breads. Taste is sweet, mildly smoky, mildly bitter - peat smoke, bready malts.


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