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style
RATINGS: 1043   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01/5   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Named for the delicate engravings popularized by 19th century seafarers, Scrimshaw is a fresh tasting Pilsner brewed in the finest European tradition from Munich and Klages malts, Hallertauer and Tettnang hops. Scrimshaw has a subtle hop character, a crisp, clean palate, and a dry finish.

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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
leaparsons (10044) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 26, 2016
Bottle, Brewdog Leicester. Golden with a white head. Cereal grain with mellow lemon and hints of apricot. Light grassiness with damp cardboard and an oily, butter palate. Dry finish. OK.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MetalNHopHead (1578) - Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - FEB 21, 2016
Scrimshaw is one that Ive put off having for some strange reason. Its one of North Coasts most accessible brews in terms of distribution. Having now tasted it, I can say thats true of the beer itself too. Nose is mild with bread and cereal grains. Flavor has smooth lager yeast and herbal hops. Feel is surprisingly sticky for the style. Thats sort of odd for whats usually such a crisp, clean style, but I enjoyed it.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oscbert (1263) - Lincoln, California, USA - FEB 21, 2016
Biscuity bready aroma with light refreshing citrus hops. Pours clear golden color with small white head Bready biscuity malt flavor with spicy hop. Medium bodied with medium high CO2, crisp spicy finish Refreshing and easy drinking beer. Well balanced ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KyotoLefty (9527) - Kyoto, JAPAN - FEB 9, 2016
Bottle at Hog Island. Pale yellow with a low head. Lemony nose, a bit of pineapple. Flavor is quite fruity, with pineapple and oranges. Decent.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
andrewje41 (3110) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - DEC 22, 2015
Draft pour to a schooner at Elliott bay pizza. Pours a clear golden color with a ton of fizz head and lace. Very high carb here. Light body, grain heavy flavor. High carb burn late. Odd beer for me. Too much carb, not enough flavor. There is likely a time and place for this beer, and I missed out on both. Will try again later.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
ozzy70 (892) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - DEC 22, 2015
12 oz. bottle. Pours hazy straw with huge white head. Aroma was malted, citrus and grains. Taste was excellent, very crisp. Could have more of this, very good.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
allmyvinyl (9677) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 4, 2015
355ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours clear yellow gold with a thin white head. Aromas of grassy hops, light lemon. Taste is more of the same, faint sweet finish. Ok.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bacterial (2888) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - NOV 30, 2015
Pour from a 12oz bottle. Clear golden color with a slight white head. Slightly herbal hop nose. Ok taste. Boring pilsener.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tillmac62 (688) - Gaffney, South Carolina, USA - NOV 25, 2015
Clear golden pour. Normal head volume, outstanding retention and lacing. Light nose of noble hops over biscuit with a hint of lemon. Light body that has a texture of water. Perfect carbonation with a burst of middle effervescence and rollicking finely bubbled prickly finish. The flavor profile is quite good, but lacks the intensity and complexity to be outstanding. It begins pretty much as it ends. A light hop flavor over a light biscuit and mild bitterness. The finish is clean, dry and crisp.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Vestlake (279) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - NOV 18, 2015
Bottle pour. This was okay. Aroma is pure Pilsener but I thought the taste was a little off. Okay.


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