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Brewed by Broughton
Style: English Strong Ale
Biggar, Scotland

bottled
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RATINGS: 363   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle; Pasteurised.
The soldiers of the Highland and Lowland regiments of Scotland are known as "The Jocks". This classic Scottish Strong Ale with its strong warming flavours of malt and hops, is a fitting tribute to these powerful fighting men. A drink to be savoured at room temperature.
Major ingredients are:-
Optic Pale Ale Malt, Roast Barley. Hops used are English grown Challenger, Fuggles and First Gold.

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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HenrikSoegaard (13803) - Randers, DENMARK - DEC 26, 2015
Bottle. Frothy White good mostly lasting head. Dark amber colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. moderate bitter flavor. Average moderate bitter finish. oily palate.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jfb (6101) - GERMANY - DEC 23, 2015
(bottle) clear amber-ruby colour with a frothy beige head. aroma of bubble gum and marzipan, with soft notes of butterscotch, some pale malts, caramel and cherries. flavour is mostly bubble gum and gently toasted malts, with more cherries, some sugar icing, yeast and some walnuts in the semi-dry finish. medium-bodied with average carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
swapp (354) - Kaunas, LITHUANIA - OCT 22, 2015
500 ml bottle clear caramel color with creamy white head. taste are some kind light barley sweetness wit lots of dried apple and plums taste and some kind toffee notes rich beer in taste and has long stayng aftertaste with notes of dried fruits and alcohol. to many alcohol in aftertaste. and a bit sticky.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Lele (526) - Padova, ITALY - OCT 21, 2015
Birra squisita, con evidenti sentori biscottati, maltati, un po caramellati e freschi, come di liquirizia.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sissio (1549) - Orsenigo, ITALY - AUG 14, 2015
Bottle. Very malty and well balanced beer Some winey and passito and mature fruit

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rasmus40 (19337) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 25, 2015
DE. Clear dark amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and dark fruit. Flavor is quite sweet and light bitter. Sweet and light bitter finish. 290515

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wyldeturkey101 (144) - - JUL 21, 2015
Very dark colour with a surprisingly sweet flavour followed by a bitter after taste overall a very pleasant drink.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borup (13549) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2015
Bottle at K15. Clear dark brown colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, fruit, yeast, hops and bitterness.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (19141) - PCastle, GERMANY - JUN 27, 2015
Klare orangebraune Farbe, ordentlich groe leicht beige Schaumkrone. Geruch karamellig, leicht schokoladig, nussig, reife Frchte. Geschmack karamellig, dezent hopfig bitter, leicht schokoladig, nussig, gut!

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Canmoore (454) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 21, 2015
Pours a deep dark chestnut brown, with a thick creamy head. Aroma has notes of peat, rich toasty malts, toffee, and brown sugar. Taste has notes of rich grains, toasty malts, toffee, and peat. Excellent beer!


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