Scotty Karate Scotch Ale | Dark Horse Brewing Company

BA SCORE
89
very good
1,802 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:
1,802
Reviews:
600
Avg:
3.99
pDev:
11.28%
 
 
Wants:
134
Gots:
320
For Trade:
12
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4.75/5  rDev +19%

Photo of kawilliams81
4.1/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a Half Acre tulip.

A- pours a dirty brown with a 1 finger tan head. Big swaths and trails of lacing.

S- toffee, caramel, candy apple, smoke

T- toffee, smoke, light dark fruits, some spice.

M- medium body and carbonation. Syrupy and finishes dry.

O- very nice scotch ale. Like how the toffee and smoke meld.

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -6%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -6%

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3/5  rDev -24.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -6%

Photo of alphaacid9000
4.3/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a very dark red-brown with a tight tan head. Extreme lacing and this beautiful liquid diminishes.

Aroma is full of malt,dark fruits and alcohol

Very full bodied with heavy sweetness while still remaining very drinkable. Notes of burnt malt, raisins, cherries, brown sugar, honey and alcohol.

Fantastic beer. This is an underrated beer for its style. Big flavor in a relatively small price point.

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4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -6%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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4.75/5  rDev +19%

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4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -6%

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4.5/5  rDev +12.8%

Scotty Karate Scotch Ale from Dark Horse Brewing Company
3.99 out of 5 based on 1,802 ratings.
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