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Old Chub - Scottish Style Ale - Oskar Blues Grill & Brew

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3,715 Ratings
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Ratings: 3,715
Reviews: 1,485
rAvg: 4
pDev: 11.25%
Wants: 125
Gots: 264 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Oskar Blues Grill & Brew visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
From the Oskar Blues website: "This jaw-dropping Scottish strong ale (8% ABV) is brewed with bodacious amounts of malted barley and specialty grains, and a dash of beechwood-smoked malt."

(Beer added by: Todd on 12-13-2003)
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lifeboyq

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4.4/5  rDev +10%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a Trappistes Rochefort goblet. Minimal head retention which is an off white and little lacing. The smell is of rasins dates, brown sugar, malty goodness. Taste is similar, with verly little hop presence but not cloying. Carbonation is wonderfully light and mouthfeel is slightly syrupy but silky smooth. Taste is fantastic and similar to the nose with no hot or phenolic surprises. Very straightforward. My new favorite example to the style. It reminds me of a light quad without the belgian yeast peculiarity imparted. This is a fantastic brew. Heavenly.

Serving type: can

03-21-2010 02:41:08 | More by lifeboyq
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Old Chub - Scottish Style Ale from Oskar Blues Grill & Brew
90 out of 100 based on 3,715 ratings.