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Gray's Lake Nessie, Scottish Ale - Confluence Brewing Company

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Gray's Lake Nessie, Scottish Ale
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 18.42%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Confluence Brewing Company visit their website
Iowa, United States

Style | ABV
Scottish Ale |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

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(Beer added by: mdcrouser on 01-11-2014)
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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

In Des Moines for business this week, I picked up a growler at Hy-Vee - I've never seen growlers at a grocery store before - great to have that option.

Poured into a new pint glass I received for Christmas, it has a good bit of tan head atop a pretty dark brown and red Scottish. Not much light is getting through, except around the edges.

Grainy and malty on the nose, a little bit dank, somewhat metallic.

Malty, but in a reduced role from some other Scots I've had - not nearly as heavy as I'd hoped.

01-11-2014 02:45:52 | More by mdcrouser
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

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3/5  rDev -21.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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5/5  rDev +31.6%

One of my favorites from Confluence. Wonderfully executed Scottish ale, full of flavor without burning your palate.

08-22-2014 19:38:36 | More by Lizlovesbeer
Gray's Lake Nessie, Scottish Ale from Confluence Brewing Company
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