Brewed by Wellpark (C&C Group)
Style: Scotch Ale
Glasgow, Scotland
Serve in Thistle


on tap

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JaKeAFC's rating

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
JaKeAFC (780) - - JUN 9, 2013
33 cl bottle, 9%. Nice copper-red color with a creamy offwhite head. Sourish on the nose. Aroma is malty, biscuits, some caramel, liquor, brandy. Metallic spirit bitterness in the back of the throat. Taste is sweetish with violent bitter finish. Body is medium. Warming, burning. Finish is short and alcoholic. Boozy stuff.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sccp1910 (78) - BRAZIL - SEP 20, 2015
Aroma agradável, não muito evidente. Sabor frutado e com certo amargor em seu final...

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
sinte (418) - Udine, ITALY - AUG 19, 2015
Bottle 0.33L. Clear, amber body with an average, frothy, off-white head, mostly diminishing with almost no lacing; low density of medium-sized particles. Moderate malty (caramel, toffee) aroma with notes of alcohol. Moderate sweet and light bitter flavour. Medium body with watery-to-oily texture; soft carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
zacgillbanks (3425) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2015
Bottle from Familia supermarket, Peschiera del Garda, Italy. Amber coloured with a thin white head. It has a strong malty and caramel flavour, plum and boozy notes followed by a sweet pineapple and warming boozy fruity finish. Better than I expected.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
ska (214) - ITALY - AUG 7, 2015
33cl bottle, pale clear amber color, lasting white head, toffee caramel aroma with hops and metallic notes, overly sweet chemical flavor, medium body, alcohol notes, sweet finish with some hops, unbalanced too sweet and alcoholic, mi sto facendo prendere un po’ troppo dalla ricerca di nuovi rate ignoranti

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Sissio (958) - Orsenigo, ITALY - JUN 1, 2015
Clear amber, minimal cream head. Grain, brown sugar, hint of hops. Full body, riped yellow fruit, passito, cane sugar, light bitter ending.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
zvsn (1147) - ISRAEL - MAY 19, 2015
On-tap. Clear amber-brown with a creamy head. Smell of caramel, candy and toasted malt. Very sweet malty flavors, caramel and brown sugar, boozy but not overwhelming. Medium-bodied, sticky mouthfeel. Drinkable but too sweet.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ziobarba2000 (28) - Roma, ITALY - APR 22, 2015
Bottiglia da 0.33. Alto grado alcolico e corpo molto intenso. Schiuma consistente e persistente. Colore ambrato, carbonatura moderata e adeguata. Forte sentore di caramello e frutta dolce. Gusto fruttato e finale dolciastro. Consiglio 5/10

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
SimonD_Bel (18) - Liege, BELGIUM - APR 9, 2015
Bière plate brune clair, mousse disparaît vite. Odeur maltée assez alcoolisée. Au goût, arômes de café, alcoolisé. Bière très caractéristique de son type mais n’entrant pas dans mes goûts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bootlegger007 (92) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 1, 2015
Boozy earthy aromas, grainy, pours a clear amber colour, with a small diminishing head, boozy full flavours of toasted malts, nutty toffee, cereals and an earthy bitter aftertaste, slick full bodied, I recon it would keep the Glasgow chill out!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
danielyabu (1363) - União da Vitória, BRAZIL - JAN 5, 2015
small frothy offwhite head. fair lacing. mostly diminishing. clear average-density dark amber body. aroma: moderate malty, cereal, caramel, alcohol. if: moderate sweet. ff: moderate sweet light bitter; average duration. palate: medium body, watery texture, soft carbonation and moderate alcoholic finish. Dulçor maltado e alcoólico, lembrando bem mais malt liquor que scotch ale. Leve amargor aparece quando a cerveja ganha temperatura, amadeirado. Longe da qualidade de uma boa scotch ale. Sem a sugestão de frutas secas que os ésteres que o estilo deveria conter proporciona. Apesar da forte, a “baixa”qualidade não apresentou na parede do copo as lágrimas que deveria ter apresentado. Menos encorpada que o esperado nas diretrizes do estilo. Mais carbonatada e alcoólica que o esperado.20 s

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