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RATINGS: 108   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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This Scottish Style Export Ale gets its unique flavor and aroma through a special time consuming, extra long and vigorous boil. The caramelization blends perfectly with the malty flavor of roasted barley and complementing hops. Raise a glass of this very drinkable ale to ANY occasion.


2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gruberm (326) - - NOV 29, 2013
Ehh. Good. No aroma. Nice red brown color. Taste isn't too unique and the palate isn't spectacular. Good session ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BlackWarrior (203) - Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA - SEP 28, 2013
Pours mahogany, fairly clear and very little head. Aromas of toasted malts, caramel and some dark fruits. Mouth is smooth and bit low in carbonation, though whats there is crisp. Flavors are sweet caramel and roasted malts up front with a hint of candy apple and some earthiness. Overall decent brew. Improved carbonation might help.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
crajun (936) - , Texas, USA - SEP 22, 2013
quickly becoming one of my favorite styles - this was a solid representation of the style - nice aroma of caramel and maybe smoke? taste was caramel, malt and slight drying hop.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Imaena (1796) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - APR 17, 2013
Draught. This is one of the worst scotch micro scotch ales Iíve ever had. Off the mark.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jsquire (3395) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - APR 10, 2013
Amber colored beer with a quickly dissipating off white head. Big malty nose. Sweet caramel flavors with some light toast, earthiness, and some green hops in the finish. Not a bad beer but not much of a Scotch ale.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Chuckaduck (625) - Highland Heights, Kentucky, USA - APR 6, 2013
Bottle. 4/7/13. Pours translucent green-gold with a fluffy white head. Aroma is malty; bread, grass, caramel; not highly complex. Taste is earth, grass, spicy, bready, caramel; with a very subtle bitter coffee finish. Not bad; somewhat plain. The aromas and flavors arenít well pronounced. Just sort of there and not much else. Little to no lacing. Medium carbonation. Thin-bodied mouth feel.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheHOFF43 (1730) - Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA - APR 5, 2013
Bottle. Pours a dark copper. Malty with not much else. Pretty average beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DrSilverworm (6003) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 22, 2013
12oz bottle. Clear dark red / slightly brown color. Little bubbly off-white carbonation, not much lace. Medium body. Lighter carbonation, but with a bit of a pronounced texture. Nice caramel nose, toasty malts, some light smokiness. Light bitter taste, light sweet. An alright scotch ale, really. Just not too much complexity or character.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
vexorgtr (24) - Ohio, USA - MAR 4, 2013
Nice and malty, Quite flavorful, and easy to drink. Itís certainly a winner for this region.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BVery (5966) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - FEB 18, 2013
Bottle at Amp 150. Brownish orange pour with a sizable head. Mild caramel malt, slightly earthy. Okay brew.


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