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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

2,451 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 2,451
Reviews: 935
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 173
Gots: 208 | 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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Thickfreakness

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3.85/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A- Pours a muddy, silt, red with a creamy tan head that fades rather quickly but leaves a decent bit of sticky lacing.

S- Caramel, smoked malt, and some dried dark fruit. Nothing really stands out, and it's not really giving me much to go on. It's not bad, but not very powerful on the nose.

T- Mmmmm... it's like smoked caramel covered dates. This is where the smoke shines like it's supposed to. Some brown sugar sweetness, a touch of grilled pineapple from the hops,

M- NIcely carbonated, but it has a slick feel going down. Leaves a nice dry smokiness rolling around your tongue.

O- Very nice. Not top shelf as far as Scotch Ale's go, but I could see myself drinking this on a semi-regular basis if it was available near me.

Serving type: bottle

12-23-2012 22:27:16 | More by Thickfreakness
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Robert The Bruce Scottish Ale from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
87 out of 100 based on 2,451 ratings.