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RATINGS: 397   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Dark brown in color. Candy sugar in used when brewing this beer. Available in September.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Meilby (7273) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 1, 2014
Bottle 650ml @ fonefan
Pours slightly hazy reddish brown with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, hint of chocolate and floral. Taste is medium sweet and light bitter with a long sweet caramel finish. Body is medium to full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
back (1296) - Holstebro, DENMARK - MAR 1, 2014
Kobber klar skum råhvid Græs grape malt korn Bitter modrat sød lidt Oile blød @f1

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (10583) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 1, 2014
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Clear dark brown with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and candy sugar. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Sweet and moderate bitter finish. 010314

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (13796) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 1, 2014
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are rich fruits, caramel, malt, hops, llittle flowers and nuts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BMan1113VR (7834) - Los Angeles, California, USA - FEB 26, 2014
Bottle. Pours with a clear deep copper hued body with a thick tan head. Aromas are of brown sugar, earth and toasted malt, medium caramel with light esters, low hop character. Flavors toasty, nutty, light bitter, marzipan, low caramel, light ester, very mild smoke. Medium-full bodied, lightly warming.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jmanock (20) - - FEB 24, 2014
pours a cloudy orange haze w/ almost no lasting head. caramel aroma. taste is much more bitter than expected. there is a mineral water type bitterness and some bitterness coming from the hops which seems a little too much for a proper scotch ale. a little acidity and very bittersweet (sacharrine) on the tongue. a more pleasant sweetness and more complexity with the peated malt and caramels malts would improve this beer significantly.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Derek881 (997) - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA - FEB 24, 2014
Poured from a large bottle into a pint glass to drink. The beer had a somewhat cloudy deep amber-brown-caramel color with a slightly lighter hue and a good-sized, creamy off-white head that had fairly good retention, and very nice cling and lacing. Its aroma featured a blend of caramel and toffee malts along with some earthy and grainy hops and a touch of spicy and floral notes with some smokey character. Its taste was largely an earthy-grainy bitter blend with some underlying malt, caramel, and toffee sweetness. The beer was fairly creamy with some modest carbonation and a bit of a wetter, watery mouthfeel of average density.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pyrmir (3252) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - FEB 24, 2014
650 ml bottle. Clear copper/amber color with coarse white head. Aroma sweet, herby, flowers, yeast and some perfumy notes. Taste is fairly sweet, malty, caramel, bitter herbs with honey notes. Some alcohol in the finish, with lingering bitter, metallic malty notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SperkeleForce (505) - FINLAND - FEB 22, 2014
Bottle 65 CL. Pours hazy amber red with long lasting lacing head. First sips are like drinking scotch whisky. Notes of smoked, caramel, roasted, nuts, smooth. Very interesting ale. Reminds me of islay whiskeys.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jookos (1975) - FINLAND - FEB 22, 2014
.65 bottle. Amber brown. Caramels, vanilla buttery. Some herby tones. Full body, lean nice. Soft nice sweet malts. Nice scotch, in style, but not my thing.

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