Scotty Karate Scotch Ale | Dark Horse Brewing Company

BA SCORE
89
very good
1,799 Ratings
Scotty Karate Scotch AleScotty Karate Scotch Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
darkhorsebrewery.com

Style: Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.75%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Available September to March.

Added by ypsifly on 01-28-2006

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,799
Reviews:
598
Avg:
3.99
pDev:
11.28%
 
 
Wants:
132
Gots:
317
For Trade:
12
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

As far as the wee heavies go I don't think you can get much better except having a barrel aged version. You would have fooled me by saying this was almost 10% ABV. Dangerous because you don't taste any heat and its a smooth smooth drinker
Appearance is deep mahogany with a half glass thin ring of head
Smell is faint when its cold but when warming up I am getting cherry, caramel, apples, dark chocolate
Taste is spot on with a bit of sweet dark fruit leading into a smooth malt profile that isn't overly sticky and no booze heat
Feel is a just a notch under stout thick

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Scotty Karate Scotch Ale from Dark Horse Brewing Company
3.99 out of 5 based on 1,799 ratings.
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