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Brewed by Caledonian (Heineken UK)
Style: Bitter
Edinburgh, Scotland
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 68   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Flying Scotsman is a sophisticated full flavoured premium bitter beer combining the best barley from the north and robust southern hops. Profoundly malty in aroma but balanced with hints of raisiny spiciness and toasty dryness. Fresh, slightly citrus tang with a rich rounded finish.

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3.1
fonefan (49293) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 20, 2013

Bottle 500ml.

Clear medium amber orange colour with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, nutty, caraml, chocolate notes, light toffee. Flavour is moderate to light light heavy sweet and light bitter with a long duration, malty, dusty chocolate notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20130406]

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yespr (45436) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
50 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is toasted malty and light caramelish. Bitter, dry and crisp hoppy. Dry and bitter into the far finish.

2.6
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of chrisv10. Pours a clear amber with an off-white head. Sweet buttery nose. Medium body, some caramel and vitamins. Subdued bitterness. 060413

2.8
cgarvieuk (24464) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 14, 2013
bottle at home ... copper ... thin white head ... soft sweet caramel toffee malt ... that sweet coppered caramel nose ... soft metalic ... sweet malts

2.9
Rasmus40 (20641) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Clear amber with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, chocolate and light hoppy. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Dry and light bitter finish. 060413

2.3
harrisoni (18578) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAR 7, 2014
Bottle on the 2nd Friday night is Bottled Beer Night 2014. Bottle from B&M Canterbury. Deepish clear amber colour with lasting off white head. Crappy toffee caramelly aroma. Not diacetyl. Just I don’t like this sweet toffee thing. Just sweet and not my thing at all. Give me a clean fully attenuated lager any day. Nope. Not for me.

3.5
saxo (18300) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aorma and taste are caramel, fruits, notes of cocoa, malt and hops. Nice dry and sweet finish.

2.9
chrisv10 (17424) - DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
Bottle, 4%.Clear amber with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, caramel, toasted and toffee. Flavour is malt, caramel, toasted, toffee, medium sweet, hop and a little bitter.

2.7
imdownthepub (14552) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 30, 2016
Bottled, 500ml bought by Sandra from an unknown source. Carbonated amber with short white head. There are sweet malts alongside heavy carbonation, some sweet biscuit, some fruitiness. Fairly bland overall unfortunately.

2.7
HenrikSoegaard (14166) - Randers, DENMARK - APR 8, 2013
Bottle. Creamy White good fully lasting head. Dark yellow colour. Moderate malty and light hoppy aroma. Light bitter flavor. Average light bitter finish. Oily palate.


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