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Scotch Ale - Naked Dove Brewing Company

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Scotch Ale
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 5.22%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Naked Dove Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  7.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: HopHead84 on 05-09-2012)
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Photo of CloudStrife

New York

4/5  rDev -0.5%

32oz grumbler poured into a snifter. From the brewery yesterday.

A: Pours a clear dark ruby with a 1 finger off white head. Sticks around for a minute or two and leaves some lacing.

S: Sweet malts give it some carmel, roastyness to it as well as some dark fruits.

T: Great roasted malt and carmel up front. Is sweet but not overly with all the malts. Almost a coffee like flavor to it from all the roastiness.

M: Real light body for a heavy scotch ale but it makes it very sessionable. Average carbonation with a creamy mouthfeel. Isnt too sticky and sweet.

Overall this is one of the best scotch ales around. Would recommend anyone who likes malts check this out. Nice roasty characteristics.

01-01-2013 19:21:38 | More by CloudStrife
Photo of Cheld


3.75/5  rDev -6.7%

12-28-2013 01:05:48 | More by Cheld
Photo of Los1324

New York

4/5  rDev -0.5%

01-02-2014 01:48:31 | More by Los1324
Photo of HopHead84


4.33/5  rDev +7.7%


12oz bottle poured into a glass.

A: Dark copper with a subtle reddish tinge and a soapy beige head. Good retention, and a nice array of lacing is left on the glass.

S: Nutty and lightly roasted with pronounced caramelization and earth. Moderately estery with some raisin, plum, and granny smith apple. There's a light smoke presence and a hint of tartness.

T: Very fruity immediately, with notes of plum, grape, and raisin. I get a touch of dark cherry and some apple as well. Rich caramel blends with bread and a mild tartness that's surprising but delicious. The finish is very fruity with caramel, bread, and a kiss of tartness.

M: Medium body with lower moderate carbonation. The mouthfeel is dry.

Overall: I really enjoyed this. I doubt this is supposed to be slightly tart but it's a positive here, though probably not for long.

05-09-2012 03:51:32 | More by HopHead84
Scotch Ale from Naked Dove Brewing Company
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