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Highland Gaelic Ale - Highland Brewing

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,164 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,164
Reviews: 501
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 11.55%
Wants: 29
Gots: 108 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Highland Brewing visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pezoids on 01-11-2002)
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

crytion, Mar 13, 2013
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1.5/5  rDev -60.6%

allbrigs, Mar 12, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Duvel, Mar 08, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

kylehay2004, Mar 07, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

JohnBender, Mar 06, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

TwoForty, Mar 04, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

CaptainNomihodai, Feb 26, 2013
Photo of craft_shannie
3.44/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: dark hazy amber; minimal head; no lacing.
S: mostly bready malts, some caramel; slight citrus pine hops.
T: good balance of malt and hops; follows nose - bread, some caramel sweetness, slight piney citrus. dry, balanced and minimal bitterness.
M: crisp, clean; medium carbonation
O: picked up a sixer in nashville as i have heard very positive things about highland brewing. i was a bit underwhelmed with this particular style. solid american amber, but nothing all that spectacular.

craft_shannie, Feb 26, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

plinythederek, Feb 25, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

nwatson, Feb 24, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

Rion, Feb 20, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

ScubaSteve00, Feb 20, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

jn84, Feb 16, 2013
Photo of acsprouse
3.35/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A: red amberish. Little cloudiness. white creamy head with a little lacing.

S: malts, bready, toasty, slightly sweet with a floral hop scent well in there (smells great)

T: malty, the taste follows the nose as far as maltiness. The hops fall short and so does the taste.

m: medium body yet slightly on the thinner side. Nicely carbonated. Very very drinkable.

o: highly drinkable. Well balanced blend of malts.the hops are lacking but ehh thats not always bad. Its not bad.. its good.. but its not great. I do urge you guys to try it.

acsprouse, Feb 15, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Mattyb79, Feb 09, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Haybeerman, Feb 06, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -14.7%

jal0607, Feb 06, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

Iustus, Feb 06, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

Toadhopper, Jan 30, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

OldhouseRecs, Jan 30, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

DmanGTR, Jan 29, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

hadlance, Jan 27, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Justind04, Jan 27, 2013
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3/5  rDev -21.3%

jonathaniler, Jan 27, 2013
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4/5  rDev +5%

RWLawman, Jan 25, 2013
Highland Gaelic Ale from Highland Brewing
86 out of 100 based on 1,164 ratings.