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A keg-conditioned British style ale, available throughout the state.
Note: 22 oz. bottles contract-brewed by Sebago Brewing


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GTown (127) - New York, USA - JUN 9, 2007
On tap at Shaws is New Harbor. Pours a deep amber with tan head. Unfortunately, Shaws only pours draughts into plastic cups. Moderate lacing. Malt and caramel are well-balanced. Full-bodied. The tap was very cool, a red and white buoy with a distressed look to it. Overall, a very decent ale.


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sammy (8351) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 19, 2012
On tap at the Great Lost Bear. Sourish spicy flaour. Cloudy red with a significant head. A tad of hop aroma.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TATE (285) - Lubec, Maine, USA - AUG 26, 2011
On tap at Cohill’s Inn. This is an easy drinking Scottish ale with the focus on the malt side and an medium body. Carbonation was a bit low but it was the end of the keg. I enjoyed it.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
AirForceHops (2939) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - APR 5, 2011
On Draft @ the Great Lost Bear. Clear medium amber color with a small frothy off-white head. OK lacing, Low carbonation. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted - caramel, vintage malt. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily. Nothing special to report.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
TURDFERGUSON (3930) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - AUG 26, 2010
From a growler bought at RSVP liquors in Portland, Maine. I was told I should try this by a Maine statesmen that also happens to be a former coworker and current friend. He didn’t say it was great, but I had hoped it might be better than this. Stale, wet cardboard, metal, sour and salty malts. Kinda gross and a big drainpour. I mean a whole growler.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (13144) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 20, 2010
Bottle at ChrisO Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia tasting. Reddish in colour, small thin beige head, some haze. Some ok malt, some ok yeast. Not much hop. OK-ish.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
nimbleprop (4536) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 13, 2010
22oz bottle pours a transparent, ruby amber with a thin white head. Nose is non existent, light malt, lightly earthy but basically nothing. Flavor is lightly malty and basically nothing else. Medium bodied and dry. Not offensive but there’s just nothing there.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (14285) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 2, 2010
22nd May 2010. ChrisOs ’Blue Ridge Mountains Of Virginia’ tasting! Clear red-brown beer, no real head. Dry soft palate. Sweet malt. A little toffee. Crisp finish.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Elwood (3009) - Leesburg, Virginia, USA - JUN 26, 2010
Serving: Draft from the Great Lost Bear
It pours a deep amber color with a small, dense, white head. The nose has lots of malt and butter, but not much else. The first thing I notice in the taste are the phenols. Notes of caramel malt and stale walnuts come along later. A slight soapy, fermented raisin note and some peat comes along as well. Certainly not the best mix of flavors. The mouthfeel is watery with low carbonation and short finish. Overall a pretty poor effort for a Scottish ale.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (34188) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 1, 2010

Bottle 22fl.oz. @ chrisos Back In The UK Tasting.

Clear medium amber color with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted - caramel, vintage malt. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100522]

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (13920) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 22, 2010
bottle at Chris-O ... copper ... sweet apple and toffee malt nose ... bitter fruits ... light dry hop ...


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