Sledutah (4109) - Utah, USA - MAR 29, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
XS (2010) bottle. I have in my notes that I won this on the RBWG bus in Jacksonville last year (2013), thanks
Pours hazy dark amber with a small off-white head and light lacing. Aroma chocolate, toasted malts, caramel, woody and brown sugar. Flavors rich caramel, scotch, woody, vanilla and coconut
Scotch ale isnít my favorite style, so Iíve been holding on to this. Now I wish I had more, very tasty!
jstevens87 (1) - - FEB 18, 2014 does not count
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a deep ruby brown with nice notes of caramel, toffee, raisins, figs, with a slight peatyness. overall it tasted very good nice balance of flavors though a bit weak in the mouthfeel department and could have used a bit more peat notes
maniac (3800) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 1, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at the 14th Richmond Ratebeer Gathering on 03/19/2011. Slightly hazy dark amber body with a small frothy white head. Sweet earthy and yeasty aroma. Sweet yeasty and earthy flavor with dry caramel background. Medium full body with moderate carbonation.
gregwilsonstl (935) - Missouri, USA - DEC 12, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
2010 vintage. Copper. No head. Sweet caramelized maltiness. Toffee. This is really good.
furthur (93) - Eagle River, Alaska, USA - DEC 2, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
XS bottle from 2010, pours deep caramel, thin cream head. Aroma yeast, caramel, butterscotch, vanilla, raisin.flavors of vanilla, caramel, spice, slight alcohol, cola, faint citrus zest, raisin. Finish is slightly sweet/dried fruit, faintly bitter. Very light carbonation, nearly flat.
dlbeer (660) - Wisconsin, USA - OCT 7, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
2010 bottle. Cloudy amber pour. Smells of caramel, fruit, raisin and slight alcohol. Tastes sweet with a slight sour finish. Very good.
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Lukaduke (1735) - Portland, Maine, USA - SEP 16, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
2010 vintage. Pours a rich caramel brown color with a half finger of fizzy eggshell foam. The nose is really nice with big rich toffee, boozy figs and a touch of raisin. The palate follows with a soft sweetness, mouthfeel is a bit flat and watery, nice flavor but a touch flabby on the finish.
pdx77 (1019) - Oregon, USA - AUG 23, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
From bottle, 2010 vintage. Ruddy amber caramel color. Aroma of molasses, prune, scotch, and oxidation. Taste is caramel, pitted fruit, liquor, and dark sweet malt. The aging created a smooth, syrupy mouthfeel. Finishes with a sweet boozy kick.
pdx76 (503) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 23, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
2010 bottle - pours dark cloudy amber color. No head. Nose of brown sugar, malt, butter, and malt. very low in carbonation. Taste is of butterscotch, malt, some metallic components, and bitter orange.
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Dorqui (2056) - Brescia, ITALY - AUG 19, 2013
2.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottled 0,25L. Reddish braced color, poor head of short resistance and little bubbly aspect. Caramel and malty nose, modest notes of wood and alcohol. Unbalanced sweet start taste, mellow, solid and top heavy final.