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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

2,460 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 2,460
Reviews: 935
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 176
Gots: 214 | FT: 13
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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Reviews by Tifore:
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Tifore

Ohio

4/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Recieved this as an extra in a trade. Thanks Josh (Alleykatking). Poured into my DFH Pint.

A - Pourd a light coke color with some orange and cherry hues in it. A nice white and fluffy looking 1 1/2 finger head rises and falls slowly leaving a small cap and then nothing but some tiny bubbles around the edge.

S - Smells of smooth and sweet malts. Chocolate, toffee, and carmel lead the way with some roasted notes. Very malty, but I'm a sucker for a nice malty brew. Little hops are present but I'm not worried. I get very mild citrus tones.

T - Smooth and velvety. Sweet malts lead the way. I get the roasted and toffee notes first as well as a little bit of spice and some coffee oddly enough. The hops come through at the end which is welcomed from the sweet tones and it finishes with not much of an after taste, really clean.

M - Mouthfeel on this one is lovely. Its somewhat oily but has this great carbonation. Little bubbles that really make this brew great.

D - A highly drinkable Scottish Ale. I wish I could pick up a 4 or 6'er or whatever they bottle it as here in Ohio, but sadly... not so. Thanks for this one Josh!

Serving type: bottle

01-09-2011 06:09:27 | More by Tifore
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Robert The Bruce Scottish Ale from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
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