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Dark Horse Scotty Karate Scotch Ale - Dark Horse Brewing Company

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Dark Horse Scotty Karate Scotch AleDark Horse Scotty Karate Scotch Ale

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90
outstanding

1,275 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,275
Reviews: 522
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 11.69%
Wants: 93
Gots: 108 | FT: 11
Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  9.75% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Available September to March.

(Beer added by: ypsifly on 01-28-2006)
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NilocRellim

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3.75/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

This ale came on tap and had a murky, reddish brown/amber colour to it. It had a mild aroma of sweet raisin and dark malts. The taste had an odd balance of scotch and malted porter to it. This gives it the figgy/raisin taste that was detected in the smell. Finished with earthy hops and malt.

Would I buy this beer again? Definitely.

Serving type: on-tap

09-04-2013 04:01:31 | More by NilocRellim
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Dark Horse Scotty Karate Scotch Ale from Dark Horse Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 1,275 ratings.