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Kilt Lifter Scotch Ale - Moylan's Brewery

Kilt Lifter Scotch AleKilt Lifter Scotch Ale

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604 Ratings
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Ratings: 604
Reviews: 379
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 12.94%


Brewed by:
Moylan's Brewery visit their website
California, United States

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

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 06-07-2002)
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PirateUlf73

Illinois

3.88/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22 oz bomber, poured into a large mug.

A: Muddy reddish-brown color with a modest off-white head.

S: Lots of toasted notes and caramel. Very sweet nose, but not sickly sweet.

T: Intense caramel and toffee sweetness dominates the taste. There's just enough hop presence to keep it from becoming too sweet. A warm, toasty character wraps it all together. Pretty nice.

M: A sturdy medium body, and on the lower end of the carbonation scale. Feels silky and a tad slick on the tongue. Warm, caramel aftertaste.

D: A sipping beer, and it gets more complex as it warms.

This is what I envisioned a good Scotch ale would be. Big and robust, sweet, toasty and smooth. The 8% alcohol might keep this from being an everyday beer, but I could certainly make it a regular in my fridge. This may not be the beer for you if you don't like toasted caramel flavors. I loved it!

Serving type: bottle

05-13-2009 02:01:04 | More by PirateUlf73
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Kilt Lifter Scotch Ale from Moylan's Brewery
84 out of 100 based on 604 ratings.