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Highland Gaelic Ale - Highland Brewing

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,046 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,046
Reviews: 497
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 11.58%
Wants: 21
Gots: 55 | 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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GarthDanielson

North Carolina

3.71/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a bottle into a shaker pint, the beer is a vibrant, slightly hazy, amber-copper coloring with a low profile, clingy, filmy, off-white head. Aromas of toffee sweetness, caramel and nut sweet, roasted notes, and subtle earthy notes. Flavors are roasted and richly sweet forward, with toffee and caramel creating a tangy sweet blend. Hints of roasted notes, honey, wood, and thistle help round out the palate. The body is smooth and light, with a tangy sweet and roasted aftertaste. The finish is slick, smooth, with a sweet linger. Solid brew; well balanced and tasty.

Serving type: bottle

06-23-2014 21:52:33 | More by GarthDanielson
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MahBe3r


3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-21-2014 15:23:16 | More by MahBe3r
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AMCPhD

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-21-2014 00:29:44 | More by AMCPhD
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SLewis

North Carolina

2.75/5  rDev -27.6%

06-17-2014 21:37:29 | More by SLewis
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IdrinkGas

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

06-15-2014 21:18:27 | More by IdrinkGas
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JMS1512

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-15-2014 13:47:32 | More by JMS1512
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adamant1912

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

06-15-2014 04:05:41 | More by adamant1912
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Spaten454

Louisiana

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

06-14-2014 21:20:05 | More by Spaten454
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CrusinforaBrewsin

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

06-13-2014 00:32:02 | More by CrusinforaBrewsin
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andy1701

Florida

3/5  rDev -21.1%

06-12-2014 20:23:22 | More by andy1701
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wvbrewcrew

West Virginia

4/5  rDev +5.3%

06-11-2014 01:25:16 | More by wvbrewcrew
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LMH88

New York

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

06-09-2014 01:09:26 | More by LMH88
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cornpone

New York

3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

06-07-2014 21:04:46 | More by cornpone
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Brdlist

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

06-04-2014 14:36:50 | More by Brdlist
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k_art18

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-03-2014 22:04:15 | More by k_art18
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CarolinaCraft

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +31.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I've moved to North Carolina a little over a year ago from Rhode Island and have been introduced to MANY great beers in and around the state. There are many different types that I like for many different reasons. While I am out on a mission trying the many craft beers in the state I keep finding myself coming back to this one. It is also a favorite of my wife as well and is kind of our go-to beer. It never fails in its consistency of great color,smooth malt taste and clean finish. This beer hits on all the marks for me.

Serving type: bottle

06-03-2014 03:50:36 | More by CarolinaCraft
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xJMFCx

West Virginia

4/5  rDev +5.3%

06-03-2014 00:23:50 | More by xJMFCx
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travismiller80

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

05-31-2014 21:53:50 | More by travismiller80
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KevMo84

California

2.5/5  rDev -34.2%

05-31-2014 17:13:57 | More by KevMo84
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TylerHagler

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

05-29-2014 14:09:26 | More by TylerHagler
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spedprof

West Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

05-29-2014 00:52:41 | More by spedprof
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ThurstonHowell3

Kentucky

4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

05-27-2014 17:40:18 | More by ThurstonHowell3
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Griffith

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

05-27-2014 02:17:24 | More by Griffith
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JasonTaverner

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

05-23-2014 23:28:21 | More by JasonTaverner
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Pale_Horse

Kentucky

4/5  rDev +5.3%

05-23-2014 19:35:57 | More by Pale_Horse
Highland Gaelic Ale from Highland Brewing
86 out of 100 based on 1,046 ratings.