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Piper's Finger Scottish Ale - Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery

Piper's Finger Scottish Ale
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rAvg: 3.5
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Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery visit their website
United States

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Scottish Ale |  ABV ?

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(Beer added by: jsprain1 on 09-17-2011)
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3.5/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A- Pours a medium brown with a two finger nitro foam fine bubbled eggshell head. Long lasting and lots of lacing.
S- Smell is toasty, a touch of caramel, and a bit of that traditional Scottish smokyness, although I'd like that to be more pronounced.
T- That smoky character is a touch more pronounced here, but mostly holds itself to the finish. At first it seems more like an American amber with a lightly sweet toasted character. Finish is smoky with a pleasing earthy character.
M- Too light for the style. Needs to have substantive body, and this doesn't have it. Medium carbonation.
O- I like seeing breweries take a stab at this style but this was just a bit too mild on all fronts for me. Still, good effort.

Serving type: nitro-tap
@ Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery, 800 LaSalle Plaza, Minneapolis

09-17-2011 20:25:19 | More by jsprain1
Piper's Finger Scottish Ale from Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
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