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Newcastle Cabbie Black Ale - The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited

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BA SCORE
74
okay

272 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 272
Reviews: 56
rAvg: 3.19
pDev: 18.5%
Wants: 6
Gots: 37 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited visit their website
United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
English Dark Mild Ale |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: snargles on 10-12-2013)
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2/5  rDev -37.3%

callieokc, Jul 28, 2014
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3.16/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours a dark brown with a light tan head that leaves spotty lacing. Aroma is mildly fruity and mild toasted malt. Taste is lightly toasted malt, a hint of chocolate, and smoke. Quick finish of cocoa and toasty malt. Light body, thin and watery palate, light to average carbonation. Fairly weak and somewhat disappointing to my palate.

stoutman, Jul 28, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -21.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

I am not a fan of this beer. It isn't even really better than the big AALs, just different, IMHO.

For me, this is a miss for Newcastle in their desire to bring something else to the table in the craft brew game. I will try the Bombshell next time...

slym, Jul 27, 2014
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Newcastle Cabbie Black Ale from The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited
74 out of 100 based on 272 ratings.