overall
20
16
style
Brewed by Islay
Style: Bitter
Bridgend, Isle of Islay, Scotland
Serve in English pint

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unknown

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.76/5   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jamesie1857 (1964) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2016
500ml bottle from Aldi - Hazy amber body, medium white head. Nose is a tinny caramel, yeasty, basement aroma. Taste is metallic, weak caramel, bit of a wash out. Not the best, not the worst.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AshtonMcCobb (5646) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 13, 2016
On cask at the Islay Hotel on Port Ellen. Appearance - golden with a decent head. Nose - lightly floral. Pale malt. Taste - more flowers. Custard too. Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - a decent scooper.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Hartoloni (211) - - JUL 9, 2016
Pours amber with light white head that disappears fast. Aroma yeasty hops and popcorn. Taste corky and whisky quite smokey. Ok not great.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
tlind2 (1617) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 18, 2015
[email protected] Golden color, white head. Sweet malty aroma. Malty flavor, hint of hops. Malty finish. Medium body, medium carbonation. Meh.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
oh6gdx (25568) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUN 13, 2015
Bottled (from Ales by Mail, old backlog). Hazy orange colour, small slightly off-white head. Aroma is fruity and floral with some rather sulphury notes. Flavour is sulphur, bitter grass, some mild bready and metallic notes.

1.2
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
MrJamesMcEwan (210) - SCOTLAND - JUN 8, 2015
* Bottle. Pours golden amber, cloudy, with a white head and sediment. * Aroma is foul hoppy with lemon & grapefruit. * Palate is light, high carbonation, fine bubbles, medium dry. * Taste is bitter, lemon, grapefruit & grassy. * Finish is long, moist, then drying. * Overall foul aroma of hops ruins this bitter.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Stuu666 (11348) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 21, 2015
Bottle at home. Pours golden amber, nose is vegetive, malty, taste is similar, slightly bready toffee.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 25, 2015
Bottle at Yesprs - Thanks. Clear yellow - white head. Apple, fruity, estery, light malty, citrus, sweetness, raspberries, mild - thin body, some light hoppy notes.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (23793) - Malm, SWEDEN - JAN 3, 2015
Bottle. Pours a hazy yellow color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty spicy weak hoppy caramel aroma. Fruity malty spicy weak yeasty flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sunevdj (3990) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2014
Bottle at Jespers. Pours a slightly hazy yellow with a small white head. Dry and sour. Aromas of raspberries with hints of chalk. Medium bodied. Medium to high carbonation. Bitter and sour finish.


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