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Three Floyds Barrel Aged Robert The Bruce

Three Floyds Barrel Aged Robert The Bruce
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RATINGS: 7   MEAN: 3.91/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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Our Scottish-style ale aged for one year in a bourbon barrel. Just a delight.


3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Christpuncher (705) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 8, 2013
A super scotch flavored beer. Really bitter and smells like scoth. Pours almost black. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
railcat1 (676) - Hammond, Indiana, USA - MAY 2, 2013
This was fantastic with a strong bourbon finish,what more can i say.CHEERS!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
HonkeyBra (3108) - Lemont, Illinois, USA - JUL 8, 2012
On tap at the brewpub. Dark brown pour with barely any head. Aroma of bourbon, light sweet malt, mild touches of toffee and peat smoke. Flavor is, as expected, strong on the bourbon. Nice, rich notes from Robert the Bruce peak out behind the rich bourbon. Somewhat boozy but in a nice way. Lots of vanilla, chocolate, mild dark fruit. Iíve been looking to try this straight bourbon version of Robert the Bruce for a while. Slick, spirit like mouthfeel. Warming. This is very enjoyable.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheAlum (5205) - Lisle, Illinois, USA - JUL 8, 2012
Draft on tap at the brewpub (Munster, IN). Finale of MuckFest 3 Weekend. Quick stop in for a single rate. Pours a darker brownish pour, decent darkness and haziness with a frothy tannish head atop, dies to a decent sized ring, laces ok overall. Aromas are striking, richer oak and spirit, Bourbon and vanilla, toffee, sticky darker malts. Carmelized and toasty elements, touches of peat, more caramel, as the barrel integrates well here. Touches of dark fruit, toffee, and biscuity malts. Initial is medium bodied, a bit thinned with some heat, richer barrel presence is enjoyable yet not quite overdone (As some FFF Barrel Aged products can be). Lots of vanilla, Bourbon, oak. Toasted coconut, cocoa, and caramel. Toffee, caramel, and biscuits with some kisses of dark fruit. Middle and backend remain barrel laden elements with some heat, sticky malts, and just some subtle hints to the Scottish Ale base. Finish is lingering barrel and sticky malts, biscuits, touches of earthy malts. Pretty solid beer here if a bit much on the barrel at times (And I can definitely seeing others not like it for that very reason). It didnít reach my limit though.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gar4016 (24) - , Iowa, USA - DEC 30, 2008
I had this beer on tap at the map room around St. Patrick’s Day this year in Chicago. I’ve had the regular Robert the Bruce, it was quite tasty, but this brings it to a whole new level. The Bourbon was not overpowering but delicately complimented the taste of the scottish ale, and gave it much more complexity. Overall one of the better barrel aged beers I’ve had.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Droptank (79) - Spring, Texas, USA - JUL 7, 2008
Thanks Optigon. This beer was very malty and sweet. A great comfort beer that has a nice finish with no harsh undertones. Very Good overall!

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rodgers004 (26) - Silver Spring, Maryland, USA - FEB 21, 2008
I was glad to see it on a menu in DC. It was sweet, malty and smooth. Its a shame 3 Floyds isnít more widely available, but my first brew was memorable.


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