Rampant Lion | Little Mountain Brewing Company

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Little Mountain Brewing Company
Ohio, United States | website

Style: Scottish Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by WoodBrew on 01-22-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
3
Avg:
4.08
pDev:
10.29%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 3
Reviews by WoodBrew:
Photo of WoodBrew
4.03/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The Rampant Lion was my favorite of the six that were available to try. The beer poured a nice dark clear amber with good off-white head that laced nicely. The smell included a nice sweet malt with subtle hint of alcohol. The taste was more of the same as the smell good malt with tinge of alcohol. The mouthfeel was a nice medium body with good carbontation. Overall....its the pick of this litter! Nice job!

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Photo of schoolboy
3.79/5  rDev -7.1%

This brew pub is but 2.3 miles from my house yet yesterday was the first time I stopped in. I will do a separate place review, but in general it's nice and the food is great bar food.

Rampant Lion was the first one I tried at Little Mountain. The style isn't necessarily a good choice for a first beer of the evening, but I was in the mood for a nasty Scottish. In general, it was disappointing. It was more of a cub than a rampant lion.

The ale was served fairly warm, which I prefer, and it certainly was warm enough to show the true taste. The brew was brown and mostly flat, with no head. It had a boozy fruit aroma that became skunky after a while.

The taste was malty but well balanced. It did not have that dark bitter taste I expect from the style yet I warmed up to it as I finished my pint. Based on this sample, I will avoid this in the future.

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Photo of mheidenr44026
4.75/5  rDev +16.4%

Rampant Lion from Little Mountain Brewing Company
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