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Cold Smoke Scotch Ale - Kettle House Brewing Co.

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Cold Smoke Scotch AleCold Smoke Scotch Ale

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BA SCORE
88
very good

149 Ratings
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Ratings: 149
Reviews: 57
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 12.88%
Wants: 19
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Kettle House Brewing Co. visit their website
Montana, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formulated with Montana grown 2-row barley, northwest Goldings hops, and lotsa love, this hearty ale drinks very smooth. Not bitter at all and not too sweet either. Novice beer drinkers have been known to take a taste and then say, “WOW! That’s not what I expected… that’s GOOD!” A hint of roasted barley lends a slight coffee-like smoky finish. With a 6.5% abv, this beer is perfect after a day of rippin’ lines on area or your favorite back country getaway.

11 IBU

(Beer added by: beernut7 on 08-20-2002)
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4/5  rDev +1%

03-16-2014 00:12:47 | More by MTScotchAleLover
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3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

03-02-2014 18:48:11 | More by JMIPro
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Ohio

5/5  rDev +26.3%

02-26-2014 16:07:08 | More by meckhardt
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joemcgrath27

Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev +1%

02-24-2014 19:55:44 | More by joemcgrath27
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Montana

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

02-22-2014 03:52:47 | More by drinkin-beeers
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ctwybeerguy

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

01-13-2014 02:07:15 | More by ctwybeerguy
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Arizona

3/5  rDev -24.2%

12-07-2013 07:01:11 | More by trytoketchup
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Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +19.9%

12-01-2013 17:55:47 | More by chinesebeatle
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troygryga

Montana

3.5/5  rDev -11.6%

11-22-2013 01:20:55 | More by troygryga
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elglueckert

Montana

4/5  rDev +1%

11-20-2013 06:42:06 | More by elglueckert
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Texas

4/5  rDev +1%

11-17-2013 05:21:53 | More by WritersBlock
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Flathead_Monster

Montana

4/5  rDev +1%

11-15-2013 00:14:10 | More by Flathead_Monster
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beerdrifter

Germany

3.98/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Dark mahogany pour with a quickly fading one finger beige head with minimal lacing. Really nice sweet, malty nose with hints of caramel, brown sugar, dark fruits, brown bread, molasses, and just a touch of cocoa. The taste follows suit with sweet roasty caramel malt up front along with hints of tobacco, brown bread, figs, subtle peaty smoke, toffee, vanilla, and cocoa. The mouthfeel is smooth and slightly thick with perfect carbonation and great balance. Overall, one of the better interpretations of a Scotch Ale I've had. Very drinkable and flavorful.

Serving type: can

11-06-2013 16:59:31 | More by beerdrifter
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Georgia

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

10-23-2013 02:38:27 | More by bradcochran1234
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Montana

5/5  rDev +26.3%

10-16-2013 19:04:31 | More by MTfish
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Alberta (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

10-14-2013 00:51:07 | More by schnarr84
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Murrhey

Montana

3.61/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 16oz can into a pint glass in high elevation Kalispell, Mont. Reviewed live.

A- One-finger brownish head that evaporates pretty quickly. Brown body with low clarity. Fine looking beer. Maybe I waited too long on this.

S- Malty, roasty notes and well-balanced. Mild.

T- Sweet, roasty and malty. Not much to say about it. Surprisingly sweet.

M- Middling body. Fairly wet finish.

O- I wish I had reviewed it fresh.

Serving type: can

10-10-2013 02:05:33 | More by Murrhey
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Montana

4/5  rDev +1%

10-01-2013 04:49:21 | More by jimmyjazzercise
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rolltide8425

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

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MikeMilanoDesign

California

4.7/5  rDev +18.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

appearance: dark with an amber hue

smell: hints of cocoa and toffee

taste: nice notes of smoked malts, cocoa, and light notes of toffee

mouthfeel: creamy then airy then crisp carbonation.

overall this is an amazing beer and i recommend it to anyone. kettle house is one of my favorite breweries in the missoula area

Serving type: can

09-18-2013 05:27:43 | More by MikeMilanoDesign
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California

3.25/5  rDev -17.9%

09-14-2013 03:31:15 | More by johnny29er
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08-03-2013 22:30:35 | More by cgman1985
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Missouri

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Idaho

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

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Montana

2.5/5  rDev -36.9%

07-20-2013 01:21:34 | More by beergil
Cold Smoke Scotch Ale from Kettle House Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 149 ratings.