Gray's Lake Nessie, Scottish Ale | Confluence Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Confluence Brewing Company
Iowa, United States
confluencebrewing.com

Style: Scottish Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.60%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by mdcrouser on 01-11-2014

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Ratings:
11
Avg:
3.35
pDev:
17.91%
 
 
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3.25/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

In Des Moines for business this week, I picked up a growler at Hy-Vee - I've never seen growlers at a grocery store before - great to have that option.

Poured into a new pint glass I received for Christmas, it has a good bit of tan head atop a pretty dark brown and red Scottish. Not much light is getting through, except around the edges.

Grainy and malty on the nose, a little bit dank, somewhat metallic.

Malty, but in a reduced role from some other Scots I've had - not nearly as heavy as I'd hoped.

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Gray's Lake Nessie, Scottish Ale from Confluence Brewing Company
3.35 out of 5 based on 11 ratings.
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