overall
85
75
style
Brewed by John Martin
Style: Scotch Ale
Genval, Belgium
Serve in Thistle

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 498   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Created in the thirties, Gordon Xmas initiated the tradition of Christmas brews.

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3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
chrisv10 (16564) - DENMARK - OCT 31, 2009
Dark red brown body with beige head. Flavour is malt, caramel, sugar and spices.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
lithilorn (281) - Covilh, PORTUGAL - OCT 24, 2009
very dark red/brown body and tan head. caramel, brown sugar aroma. Sweet flavor of malt, little yeast and caramel. A good beer to drink.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Enjoyit (3790) - Vadum, DENMARK - SEP 30, 2009
Dark amber of color with a beige head. An aroma of malt and toffee. A flavor of malt, spice, toffee, metallic and coffee notes.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerViking (4564) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2009
33cl bottle bought in Belgium. Pours a deep dark red with a fine creamy head. Taste is initially sweet and creamy, with roasty malt, plums, cinnamon, drying hops, lots of alcohol, finish is dry-bitter but just a bit harsh.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Defreni (3100) - Husum, DENMARK - JUN 26, 2009
Flaske: Brun l med et lille skumhoved. Filtreret. Sd duft med en smule krydderi. Smagen er ok, alkohol rimelig skjult, men ikke en spndende l p nogen mde.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Borup (13610) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2009
Bottle. Dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma and flavour of malt, hops, caramel and sugar.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BoBoChamp (5755) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUN 19, 2009
33cl, from De Hopduvel Gent, complex Scotch, balanced, yet sweet, clear, rocky head, good X-Mas brew

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Wim (3877) - Weelde, BELGIUM - MAY 24, 2009
dark brown coloured body with a off white head a spicy fruity yeasty aroma a spicy fruity yeasty taste with a alcholic herby bitter finish

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Yves (2995) - Turnhout, BELGIUM - MAY 18, 2009
Brown coloured beer with small off-white head. Buttery malty and bit hoppy aroma. Full bit creamy sweet sparkling palate. Finish is sweet and herby ending dry.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
johndoughty (5306) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 10, 2009
Bottle.Golden brown appearance.Powerful and smooth. Impressive. An excellent beer or Christmas or any other time of the year.


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