Harviestoun Haggis Hunters Ale (Bottle)

 
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Formerly brewed at Harviestoun
Style: Bitter
Alva, Central, Scotland
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Filtered.
This beer is a great accompaniment to haggis. Its brewed using pale and crystal malts and well hopped with Fuggles, East Kent Goldings and Styrian.

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3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
budedou (917) - Saint Etienne, FRANCE - MAR 27, 2017
Pale copper color with a small frothy head on top. Medium alcohol, malt, caramel and molasses nose. Intense bitterness - grass and estragon in the taste -lasts long. Fizzy carbonation.Nice!

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
john44 (3000) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2017
Bottle. Copper in colour. Nice, very, very well hopped, sharp bitter. Fruity; predominately grapefruit citrus-fruity. Hoppy; floral & grassy hops. Malty; biscuity caramel malt base. Bitter hoppy citrus-fruity throughout. Dry citrus hop bitter finish. Nice beer! (2009-02)

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ianwelby (1303) - SCOTLAND - OCT 22, 2016
Clear golden beer, white head, bitter sour fruit aroma. Flavour is light bitter hop, sour citrus. Not a huge amount else. Its alright, not much more. A very Harviestoun beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nihtila (3431) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 29, 2016
Bottle from Aldi. Clear golden. Nose is biscuit malts, fruits, gentle citrus hops. Tastes bittersweet, hoppy fruits, spices, easy. Spicy bitter finish. Decent.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mabuzzer (736) - Hamilton, SCOTLAND - SEP 18, 2016
500ml bottle at 4.1%. Golden with a small white head. Fruity aroma, yeast and fruit flavour. Decent

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Graham77 (514) - SCOTLAND - SEP 11, 2016
500 ml bottle from Sainsbury. Labelled Harviestoun Haggis Hunter Tawny Ale (ABV 4.1%.) Nice, refreshing, typical Harviestoun ale. Biscuity, medium sweet and light bitter. The hops being fruity rather than particularly bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (24187) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2011
14th January 2008
A rereshing ale with lots of juicy hop fruitiness but isnt overly bitter. A very pleasant beer to have with food.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (26415) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 29, 2010
[email protected] Amber colour, small white head. Aroma is caramel, some wood and mild fruityness. Flavour is fruits, caramel, some wood and mild bready maltyness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
weaselkenievil (1608) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2009
Amber with a thin white head. Caramel malts, citrus and hops, light bitterness. Very nice, almost no aroma but quite enjoyed this.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wyzzywyz22 (2108) - Wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - JAN 30, 2009
Shamesbos, Upton. Dark amber colour with a small off white head. Fragrant hoppy aroma. Slightly sweet caramel malty flavour, with peach, citrus and hop notes. Dry hop tinged finish. Nice n easy and refreshing to drink. Only let down by the rather lame haggis marketing guff.


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