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Scotty Karate Scotch Ale | Dark Horse Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
4.03/5
Exceptional
1,812 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
Ranking:
#3,090
Reviews:
602
Ratings:
1,812
pDev:
11.17%
Bros Score:
4.34
 
 
Wants:
137
Gots:
323
Trade:
12
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Ratings: 1,812 |  Reviews: 602
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4/5  rDev -0.7%

Tastes like double crooked tree with a hint of scotch.

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4.46/5  rDev +10.7%

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3.52/5  rDev -12.7%

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4.15/5  rDev +3%

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4.28/5  rDev +6.2%

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4.16/5  rDev +3.2%

A Bottle to DFH signature glass, 2 finger head. dark brown beer

S caramel, bread, some peat

T starts off with malty sweetness, a bit of smoke in there, caramel, some darjpk fruit

M good carb. Medium body smooth.

O great scotch ale can't believe this is almost 10%. Dirty bastard is still my fave but this is up there

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3.16/5  rDev -21.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +5.5%

Well balanced Scotch Ale. Not a ton going on in the nose, and not the thickest of heads, but the
flavors of caramel, grape/black cherry, and peat all play amongst each other with out one dominating
the profile. Nice to sip, but not overly heavy for the ABV. Goes down smoothly. Would drink again...

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4/5  rDev -0.7%

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4.61/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

I let this beer age for 6 months and after the long wait I finally had it. Worth the wait. So much better aged. It's really smooth and just tastes fantastic. Beautiful color and just fantastic finish. Buy a pack and let it age for 6-8 months.

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3.85/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4/5  rDev -0.7%

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Scotty Karate Scotch Ale from Dark Horse Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.03 out of 5 with 1,812 ratings
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