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Scotch De Silly - Brasserie de Silly S.A.

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BA SCORE
84
good

361 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 361
Reviews: 211
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 14.29%
Wants: 11
Gots: 23 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Brasserie de Silly S.A. visit their website
Belgium

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

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 03-31-2002)
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3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

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3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

lillitnn92, Nov 19, 2014
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2.9/5  rDev -21.8%

Torey, Nov 12, 2014
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3.32/5  rDev -10.5%

Gevetyn, Nov 09, 2014
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cathomae, Nov 07, 2014
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3.89/5  rDev +4.9%

Fordknox, Oct 29, 2014
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3.4/5  rDev -8.4%

Whatup14, Oct 28, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

brandon911, Oct 18, 2014
Photo of Pegasus
4/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Murky dark amber body surmounted by a moderate off-white head, and thick glass-coating lace. Before a strong light, there is moderate carbonation and some sediment.

Aroma: Sweet caramel and earth notes dominate, alcohol notes are faint, surprising, considering the high ABV. There is also a mild apple rind note as well, which seems quite complimentary.

Taste: Opens with a wave of alcohol and caramel, both sweet. The alcohol is quite warming. As the taste progresses, there is a mild bitter, earthy note, which balances well against the caramel and sweet alcohol. A wave of dark fruit presents later in the taste, suggesting raisins and especially prunes. Finishes with a lingering note of vanilla and wood. There is a very faint herbal hop bitterness at the close of the taste.

Mouth feel: Smooth, soft, very full, pleasing.

Drinkability/notes: Very pleasing, seems ideal for a cool, dark autumn day when the wind rises and cool rains fall. Well worth a try.

Presentation: Packaged in a 750 ml brown glass Belgian-style bomber with a cork and cage, served in a Samuel Adams Boston Lager Sensory glass.

Pegasus, Oct 12, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +21.3%

Franck, Oct 08, 2014
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3.7/5  rDev -0.3%

Moby, Sep 29, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -12.4%

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andrenaline, Sep 17, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -12.4%

Hellpop65, Sep 13, 2014
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RochefortChris, Sep 13, 2014
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3/5  rDev -19.1%

mattfancett, Sep 02, 2014
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patre_tim, Aug 25, 2014
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Kevinpitts, Aug 23, 2014
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slowfade, Aug 13, 2014
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3.79/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Appearance- A deep reddish brown with a tan finger head that retains well.

Smell- Awesome. Caramel in the forefront with a little bit of a yeasty smell.

Taste- Dark fruit. Malty sweetness with a little smokiness. No bitterness noticeable; maybe could have been a little more for balance.

Mouthfeel- Alcohol is not as well hidden as it could have been, but overall the mouthfeel is nice.

Overall- A nice Scotch Ale with a subtle Belgian influence noticeable through its yeasty aroma. A good beer that I will buy again.

BurningTreeMufen, Aug 12, 2014
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Scotch De Silly from Brasserie de Silly S.A.
84 out of 100 based on 361 ratings.