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McEwan's Scotch Ale - The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited

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BA SCORE
85
very good

578 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

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Ratings: 578
Reviews: 435
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 14.25%
Wants: 34
Gots: 11 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited visit their website
United Kingdom (Scotland)

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

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No longer exported to the US.

(Beer added by: UnionMade on 08-17-2001)
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FACSman

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4.13/5  rDev +9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 3.5

Wow, Solid Scotch Ale/Wee Heavy...Poured into a pint glass from a 12 oz bottle. Dark, chestnut brown color with a thin head and very little lacing. Not much aroma to speak of, a little stale, but I think I may have recieved a bottle past its prime. Flavor - Sweet malty deliciousness...MMM. As for drinkablility, I might be hard pressed to drink more than 1 or 2 of these 'turkey dinner in a bottle'

Serving type: bottle

12-13-2008 03:25:19 | More by FACSman
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McEwan's Scotch Ale from The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited
85 out of 100 based on 578 ratings.