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Scotch Ale - The People's Pint

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very good

12 Ratings
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Ratings: 12
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 10.38%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The People's Pint visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Scottish Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: OtherShoe2 on 11-06-2011)
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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Trashcat, Oct 09, 2014
Photo of ExtraStout
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Had this on tap at The People's Pint. Nothing real special, just average. There wasn't anything that stood out positive or neg. Would have liked more ABV. I compare it to Oskar Blues Old Chub without the 8%

ExtraStout, Jul 21, 2014
Photo of hopley
3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

hopley, Jan 01, 2014
Photo of maltman24
3.88/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 22 oz bottle into a pint glass. Thin tan head. Moderate malty smoke aroma. Appearance is dark brown / garnet and clear. Low head. Flavor is balanced heavily toward malt. Strong caramel malt flavor with some smoke up front. Creamy/smooth finish.

maltman24, Oct 26, 2013
Photo of markgoodman10
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

markgoodman10, Oct 25, 2013
Photo of DrunkinYogi
4/5  rDev +1.3%

DrunkinYogi, Oct 17, 2013
Photo of TripelMark
4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

TripelMark, Jun 05, 2013
Photo of Pelicanrocks
4/5  rDev +1.3%

Pelicanrocks, Dec 30, 2012
Photo of Wishdiak
4/5  rDev +1.3%

Wishdiak, Dec 29, 2012
Photo of ppoitras
3.5/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

22oz bottle purchased at Spirit Haus, Amherst, MA.

Poured into an imperial pint glass, formed 1/4" tan head over the cloudy reddish brown brew. Head is quickly down to skim that recedes to the rim, with average lacing but impressive legs. Aroma is peat and dark fruits.

Flavor is lightly smoky peat to start, muddled fruit in the middle, with earthy hops bitterness through the close. Slight lingering numbness after the swallow. Mouthfeel is smooth, and drinkability is alright. Nothing too much stands out on this one for me, still a solid brew though.

ppoitras, Dec 31, 2011
Photo of sinstaineddemon
5/5  rDev +26.6%

sinstaineddemon, Dec 05, 2011
Photo of OtherShoe2
3.78/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Nice tawny brown with red hues when held to the light. Good off-white head that was big on the pour but disappeared soon after.

Earthy notes up front, with the peaty edge coming through with the toasted malt. Some burnt sugars in the nose as well.

Earthy was the first thing I smelled, and this is very similar in taste. Good bread crust bitterness in the malt, although I would have liked a bit more sugar. A little toffee, over-browned bread, some slight smokiness in the malt, leading to long malt and bitterness. Nice richness and complexity.

Fuller bodied, with just the right amount of carbonation.

A really good domestic version of the style. Cannot compete with the imported, nor should it try. Feels fresh and complex enough to drive you to want more. Worthy.

OtherShoe2, Nov 06, 2011
Scotch Ale from The People's Pint
87 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.