Malty By Nature
Southern Pines Brewing Company

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Scottish Ale
Ranked #55
Ranked #26,026
3.85 | pDev: 8.83%
Southern Pines Brewing Company
North Carolina, United States
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Notes: A quirky collection of caramel malts with a touch of roast will swerve what ya heard about Scottish Ales! Our local farmers – and their animals - know better than anyone about the beauty of this amber beer, from grain to glass!

16 IBU
Reviews: 6 | Ratings: 19 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
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VABA from Virginia

4.02/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-Pours a nice amber color with a slight head and lacing
A-Aroma has nice malt and caramel hints
T-The taste follows the nose with a pleasant malt and caramel flavor
M-A light bodied well carbonated beer
O-A good Scottish Ale

Nov 24, 2019
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chinchill from South Carolina

3.6/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

12 oz can from Asheville.
A fine looking copper colored body topped by a beige head that has less retention than it should and leaves little lacing.
Aroma: toffee notes from malts, of course, but also more hops than expected for style.
Flavor: more subtle hops; very slightly sweet. Particularly nice finish and aftertaste.
Feel: very smooth, medium-full body with light carbonation.

Jan 18, 2017
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Dragginballs76 from South Carolina

3.99/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance - Pours crystal clear reddish brown color with minimal tan head that dissipates to nothing very little lacing.

Aroma - Caramel, roasted malts, nutty, slightly floral.

Taste - Big malt flavor, sweet caramel, nutty, biscuit.

Feel - medium body smooth creamy feel

Overall - Really well done beer, caramel malty flavors really stand out.

Dec 11, 2016
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hman43 from North Carolina

3.42/5  rDev -11.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Look: It pours brown and is fairly clear. It has a slight off white head.

Smell: It has a moderately sweet malty aroma that features toast. There are elements of dried fruit, plums, and grain.

Taste: The flavors are highly sweet with toast and grain. There are also flavors of fruity esters, dried fruits, and plums.

Feel: It has a moderate body with a sweet finish.

Overall this is a very sweet beer with some creaminess to it.

Jul 06, 2016
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FriedSlug from North Carolina

4.14/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

This is a crystal clear, slightly reddish brown beer with an off white head that leaves quickly but clings to the edges and leaves a few ribbons of lacing behind. The aroma is malt. It has a little nuttiness and a bit of cocoa but it is pretty much malt. The taste is also malt. Also nutty and sweet with a mild tanginess like a brown ale but it reminds me of tasting a bag of malt extract which I like. This beer is what the name says and it is good.

Jun 27, 2016
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Schmanimal from Alaska

3.94/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A clear, amber colored ale with faint nutty roast malt aromas. It's malty and clean with a strong caramel finish. It reminded me of a much sweeter Alaskan Amber ale which I happen to like.

Jun 11, 2016
Malty By Nature from Southern Pines Brewing Company
Beer rating: 84 out of 100 with 19 ratings