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Viborg Scottish Ale

Viborg Bryghus
Brewed at Thisted Bryghus

Style: Scottish Ale
Viborg, Denmark


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RATINGS: 62   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.77/5   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
Viborg Scottish Ale is true to the style with it’s slightly smoked malty caramel flavor and a buttery after taste that is especially pronounced because it’s brewed using an open fire in the old Scottish tradition. Because of the 7,6% alcohol it’s classified as a Wee heavy. For food Scottish Ale is nice with fish. Top fermented and cellared in 6 weeks.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nybol (1427) - DENMARK - AUG 28, 2016
En god øl der smager af karamel og frugter som jeg ikke kan bestemme hvad er.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Jenner707 (64) - DENMARK - AUG 14, 2015
Brown/amber color with little white head the aroma is a bit weak with hints of smoke and hops. The taste itself has notes of caramel and smoke. The carbonation is pretty high. Overall a okay beer

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
teddybeer (3404) - Madrid, SPAIN - DEC 2, 2014
Brown color with a tan head with medium duration, high carbonation. Aroma has notes of light toasted malts with some caramelish hints. Flavor is slightly yeasty, light caramel and some toasted malts. Slightly bittery in the final.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Valgreen (768) - DENMARK - JUL 10, 2014
Bottle @ Home. BB 20.10.2012. Clear amber, big off white head, nice lacing. Aroma, malty, caramel, smoke notes, soap like. Taste, malty, caramel, light smoke, chocolate notes, light dark fruits. Dry mouth feel. Aftertaste of caramel, smoke, malts. Low bitterness. Low carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Bamsen78 (5031) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2014
Draught @ Fairbar, Aarhus. Pours hazy copper brown with airy beige head. Clear aroma of malt, hops and dried fruit, with notes of yeast. Vinous flavour, with fruity and malty notes, and estery touches. Lively carbonation. Vinous finish. Is this supposed to be this way??

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vipinvelp (3826) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - NOV 28, 2013
Clear dark ruby with large lacing light brown foam head. Aroma is kind of bittersweet caramel. Tastes little bitter, some licorice, some fruit, raisin. Quite carbonated. Aftertaste is lasting. (Velp 201311)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25327) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 31, 2013
Bottled (backlog, bought during my cartrip to Jylland). Nutbrown colour with some amber hints, mediumsized creamy off-white head. Aroma is toffee, some leathery notes along with mild toasted things. Flavour has a similar base, but also there’s some ripe fruits, mild toffee, toasted nuts and a bit resiny notes. Alcohol is well hidden.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
POLK (2219) - Hørning, DENMARK - JAN 2, 2013
020113: Dark nut brown ale with a very airy foam that provides lace on the glass .. Much carbon dioxide. Dry aroma. Nice and soft creamy caramel flavor with a slight sweetness. 2 month over BB, but still good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Geokkjer (7331) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 8, 2012
Bottle. Pours amber with an off-white head. Aroma of licorice, hay, malt and yeast. Flavor is sweet and malty with some fruity notes and yeast. Medium body, average carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Meilby (10944) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 8, 2012
Bottle 500ml @ Geokkjer
Pours deep amber with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel and grass. Taste is medium sweet and light bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

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