St. Andrew's Ale | Belhaven Brewery Company Ltd.

St. Andrew's AleSt. Andrew's Ale
BA SCORE
3.84/5
332 Ratings
St. Andrew's AleSt. Andrew's Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Belhaven Brewery Company Ltd.
Scotland, United Kingdom
belhaven.co.uk

Style: Scottish Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by mstyne on 08-07-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#11,507
Reviews:
228
Ratings:
332
pDev:
10.94%
Bros Score:
4.13
 
 
Wants:
33
Gots:
13
Trade:
0
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Appearance: Light brown/copper; medium head, dissipates quickly; leaves light lacing on pint glass

Aroma: Spicy; fruity

Taste: Nutty; peppery; tart fruit; dry, bitter finish

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This is a new experience for me. I can't say I've had much Scottish Ale (other than the standard nitro Belhaven can), but after St. Andrews, I'm sure I'll have more. This is a cloudy copper beer with decent head retention. The smell is wonderful - a sweet, flowery honey. The flavor is all about malt, which seems par for course with the style. There's more of a slight tartness than any discernible hop flavor. Honey and malt are predominant. Add some carbonation to that, and you've got a delicious beer. If this were in a nitro can, I'd pass. In the big brown bottle, you can't go wrong, as long as you like the style. I sure do.

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St. Andrew's Ale from Belhaven Brewery Company Ltd.
Beer rating: 3.84 out of 5 with 332 ratings
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