Robert The Bruce | 3 Floyds Brewing Co.

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87
very good
3,142 Ratings
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good
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
3 Floyds Brewing Co.
Indiana, United States
3floyds.com

Style: Scottish Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
A full-bodied Scottish-style Ale with a well-rounded malty profile and roasted biscuit-like notes.

24 IBU

Added by purplehops on 08-06-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,142
Reviews:
991
Avg:
3.87
pDev:
10.85%
 
 
Wants:
220
Gots:
542
For Trade:
10
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A- Pours a muddy, silt, red with a creamy tan head that fades rather quickly but leaves a decent bit of sticky lacing.

S- Caramel, smoked malt, and some dried dark fruit. Nothing really stands out, and it's not really giving me much to go on. It's not bad, but not very powerful on the nose.

T- Mmmmm... it's like smoked caramel covered dates. This is where the smoke shines like it's supposed to. Some brown sugar sweetness, a touch of grilled pineapple from the hops,

M- NIcely carbonated, but it has a slick feel going down. Leaves a nice dry smokiness rolling around your tongue.

O- Very nice. Not top shelf as far as Scotch Ale's go, but I could see myself drinking this on a semi-regular basis if it was available near me.

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

My first Scottish ale.

Poured into a snifter. Brown color inside the glass. A lot of dark copper and ruby colored hues emanate from the glass when looked at from the top. Very little head of light tan color. Almost no bubbles and non existent lacing.

Aroma: Sweet caramel and heavy roasted malts presence. Some minor esters.

Taste: Rich malty taste with a good presence of roasted barley and caramel. A good amount of hop bitterness prevents it from going overboard malty. A dry finish.

Mouth feel: Low on carbonation and medium bodied feel. Easy to drink with more bread like malt feel.

Style Rate: 4
Personal Rate: 3.75

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Robert The Bruce from 3 Floyds Brewing Co.
3.87 out of 5 based on 3,142 ratings.
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