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St. Andrew's Ale - Belhaven Brewery Company Ltd.

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St. Andrew's AleSt. Andrew's Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

307 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 307
Reviews: 223
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 11.2%
Wants: 21
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Belhaven Brewery Company Ltd. visit their website
United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
Scottish Ale |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mstyne on 08-07-2001)
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Photo of MisterClean
2.65/5  rDev -31%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

A - pours a deep copper color, 2 fingers of head, good retention a little over carbonated.

S - caramel, light notes of diacetyl, and skunkiness. Beer fermented too cold and did not ship well.

T - see smell, but with light to moderate notes of Scottish esters.

M - malt dominated with some light hoppiness. Light to moderate mouthfeel.

D - do not think I could finish a pint myself. Little disappointed that this beer has sullied the good name of belhaven.

MisterClean, Dec 26, 2012
Photo of Thunderballroom
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Thunderballroom, Nov 28, 2012
Photo of sneaks2210
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

sneaks2210, Nov 14, 2012
Photo of Pacioli1445
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Pacioli1445, Nov 13, 2012
Photo of YamagamiTravis
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

YamagamiTravis, Oct 19, 2012
Photo of harpus
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

harpus, Oct 16, 2012
Photo of Heminoolo
2.5/5  rDev -34.9%

Heminoolo, Sep 23, 2012
Photo of buzzed
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

buzzed, Sep 16, 2012
Photo of Kornoms
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

Kornoms, Sep 12, 2012
Photo of t0rin0
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

t0rin0, Aug 22, 2012
Photo of leagr
4.75/5  rDev +23.7%

leagr, Aug 09, 2012
Photo of kobeer
4/5  rDev +4.2%

kobeer, Jul 30, 2012
Photo of joemcgrath27
4.1/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - bubbly clear bronze, tall fluffy head held its own for a good while
S - mix of butterscotch and light peat, come sourness and a touch of earthy hops
T - buttery toffee and toasty maltiness dominates, woody and lightly smoky flavours, touch of leafy greens
M - light body with a light smoky and sour feel, finishes light and a little dry
O - an awesome scotch ale, it has all the requisite characteristics in moderation without being aggressive, very easy drinking, and above all a great tribute to a place I must visit some day

joemcgrath27, Jul 14, 2012
Photo of whino
4/5  rDev +4.2%

whino, Jul 13, 2012
Photo of Bryfind
4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

Bryfind, Jul 06, 2012
Photo of MrVonzipper
3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

MrVonzipper, Jun 08, 2012
Photo of Daredevil
3.63/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

cognac type color, light head

strong nose, with dominant hops with some notes of mahagonny and dark exotic woods

taste is very earthy, notes of gingerbread, smoked wood, passion fruit, ...

a rather tweedy, very dry strong ale, lacking a bit of congeniality ...

Daredevil, May 20, 2012
Photo of FriedGold2112
4/5  rDev +4.2%

FriedGold2112, May 02, 2012
Photo of Irrationalist
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Irrationalist, Apr 28, 2012
Photo of petluo
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

petluo, Apr 19, 2012
Photo of mshanecrowe
3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

mshanecrowe, Apr 11, 2012
Photo of szmnnl99
3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

szmnnl99, Mar 25, 2012
Photo of Wally1912
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Wally1912, Feb 15, 2012
Photo of eggboy
5/5  rDev +30.2%

eggboy, Feb 08, 2012
Photo of LJWalker
4/5  rDev +4.2%

LJWalker, Feb 06, 2012
St. Andrew's Ale from Belhaven Brewery Company Ltd.
86 out of 100 based on 307 ratings.