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Robert The Bruce Scottish Ale - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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Robert The Bruce Scottish AleRobert The Bruce Scottish Ale

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BA SCORE
87
very good

2,454 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 2,454
Reviews: 935
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 175
Gots: 209 | FT: 12
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
Scottish Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
30 IBUs - A bold Scottish ale with a complex malty body derived from roasted and crystal malts balanced with just the right combination of hops. This ale pours a deep ruby color, has a sweet malty nose with layered caramel and roasted notes and a full body. Robust yet smooth, Robert The Bruce is a malt lover’s delight.

(Beer added by: purplehops on 08-06-2001)
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MichaelMeister

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3.25/5  rDev -16.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

First sip of this beer was very good, second sip pretty good, although it seemed to taste a bit metallic.

This particular Scottish ale seemed to get more blasé as time progressed. The smell of the beer was of caramel, and bread, but no real caramel taste was present, unlike some other Scottish ales I’ve had and liked.

It was a smooth drinking beer, but the finish was fairly spicy, like cloves.

Did not like the way it finished. Another beer I wouldn’t turn down, but wouldn’t go out of my way to purchase.

Serving type: bottle

07-08-2006 21:21:19 | More by MichaelMeister
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S: dominated by yeast and malts.

T: a bit sweet at times giving off brown sugar notes. Yeast, malts, and a bit of oak bitterness at the end.

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Robert The Bruce Scottish Ale from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
87 out of 100 based on 2,454 ratings.