Highland Reserve | Boundary Bay Brewery & Bistro

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Boundary Bay Brewery & Bistro
Washington, United States | website

Style: Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.80%

Availability: Spring

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Added by beertunes on 05-29-2012

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3.75/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This is a big version of BB's Scotch Ale, released yearly for the local Highland games.

Served in 10oz goblet. Poured a clear dark maple color with about a half inch of tan head that quickly dissipated and left a thin ring of head and no lacing.

The aroma was mostly rich malts, with just a bit of spicy hops and peat floating in the background. There was also a bit of an alcohol note. The flavors were pretty much the same, good, rich malts dominating, and the peat having just a very slight presence.. The finish was just a little bit sticky.

The body was very good, full, smooth and rich. Drinkability was very good, especially for a brew of this strength. Overall, a very nice, strong beer. A must try during it's yearly, limited release.

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Highland Reserve from Boundary Bay Brewery & Bistro
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