Brewed by St Peters (UK)
Style: Scotch Ale
Bungay, England
Serve in Thistle


on tap

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RATINGS: 156   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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"Whisky Beer"
A superb balanced beer with ’smokey’ overtones from peated malt. With a measure of English Whisky from St. George’s Distillery in Norfolk, it is rich in flavour.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Geokkjer (5719) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 16, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear amber with a small off-white head. Aroma of peat, iodine, some malt and fruitiness. Flavor is sweet and malty with some fruitiness and peat. Medium body, average carbonation.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
ErikHagen (1) - Stavanger, NORWAY - APR 5, 2014 does not count
Tasted and smelled very much of iron. Horrible. Had to hold my breath while drinking. Won’t have this again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Inbreak (2030) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - APR 3, 2014
03.04.2014, 0,5l bottle @ home:
Small bubbly shoerlasting head. Aroma is slightly sweet, peated malts, leather, caramel, sugar, hay, butterscotch. Taste is slightly dry, peated malts, hay, grass, leather, oak, caramel. Medium bitterness, watery mouthfeel. Pretty boring!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mike_77 (3037) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 3, 2014
Hazy blond colour with lots of left over yeast in the bottom of the glass. Strong smokey, peaty aroma. A bit salty. There’s a flavour of dry, hoppy beer with salty, smokey, meaty taste. Some sweeter, softer malt flavours come through in the finish. Lots of flavour in beer of only 4.8%.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mabel (5414) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 2, 2014
[5232-20130418] 500mL bottle. Whiskey barrel peat aroma. Slightly hazy, light orange body with a medium-lasting foamy white head. Smoked wood peat flavour has a long charred peat aftertaste. Medium-full body. Overpoweringly smoky peat everywhere. My husband is super awesome and totally didn’t write this part himself. (Ahem!) (6/3/6/3/13) 3.1

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sissio (575) - Orsenigo, ITALY - FEB 23, 2014
nice clear light copper, minimal white head whiskylike aroma, some smokiness, roasted malts, caramel Aroma is better than taste. Too much bitterness due to peatyness, some caramel, malts all covered by bitterness

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tricksta_p (1041) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - FEB 15, 2014
Clear amber/golden colour with a small white head. Aroma of malts, peat, oak, smoke. Flavour is similar, smoked ham and peat sweetness. This is a fair enough brew, but when it comes to beer meets whiskey, I much prefer a good barrel aged Imperial Stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vighals (1094) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - FEB 9, 2014
Lys gulbrun i fargen klar med lite hvitt skum. Røkt lukt/ whiskylukt. Lett bitter og røkt litt søt smak. Kort ettersmak, medium kullsyre.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
veceo (460) - CROATIA - JAN 29, 2014
Hazy golden color, small white head, average carbonation. Strong aroma of smoke and whiskey. Very peculiar beer. I had trouble drinking it though.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Iznogud (637) - CROATIA - JAN 19, 2014
Bottle 500 ml from Kuca piva, Zagreb. Very unusual beer, it had weird petroleum or gasoline aroma (also could be leather). I’m not sure if there was something wrong with the bottle.

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