Fat Scotch Ale | Silver City Brewing Co.

BA SCORE
90
outstanding
209 Ratings
Fat Scotch AleFat Scotch Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Silver City Brewing Co.
Washington, United States
silvercitybrewery.com

Style: Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Previously known as Fat Bastard AAle.

Added by RoyalT on 11-27-2003

BEER STATS
Ratings:
209
Reviews:
90
Avg:
4.07
pDev:
12.04%
 
 
Wants:
46
Gots:
42
For Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 209 |  Reviews: 90
Photo of Kevlee722
3.97/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of VashonGuy
3.99/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of yancot
4.13/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Noooddle
3.92/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Ninjakillzu
4.9/5  rDev +20.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

L: One of my favorite beers. Had on tap at Silver City's restaurant. Body is a dark reddish brown with a thin creamy head ring around the glass.

S: Smokey caramel, dark fruits, and roasted malt.

T: Same as the smell. I didn't notice the alcohol at all despite the 9.2 ABV.

F: Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Smooth and very drinkable.

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Photo of Croft
4.32/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of chriskohlen
4.5/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Cthulhusquid
5/5  rDev +22.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Look: Dark brown caramel color, one finger white head.

Smell: Caramel, smoked wood and vanilla. Notes of dark fruit.

Taste: Caramel, vanilla, smoked wood, and dark fruit of some kind.

Feel: Medium carbonation, medium-full body, and slightly sweet.

Overall: The first beer that got me into craft drinking. Tasted just as amazing as I remembered.

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Photo of Thirstygoat
4.04/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Proboscis
4.69/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of DucksFan16
3.88/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Stewinator
3.41/5  rDev -16.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Tpop1005
4.04/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Domvan
4.08/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of xxxxxxxxxxxxx
3.1/5  rDev -23.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

I purchased a bottle of Fat Scotch Ale for $5.99 USD in Seattle, WA/USA.

Look: Fat Scotch Ale has a light foam.
Smell: Fat Scotch Ale does not really have a strong smell.
Taste: Fat Scotch Ale has a vague bitterness with strong elements of wheat and hops.
Feel: Fat Scotch Ale has both good alcohol content and carbonation.
Overall: Fat Scotch Ale is a beer for people who enjoy paying $5 USD or more for a bottle of beer.

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Photo of ssgunbond
3.81/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Harimad_Sol
4.5/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Grant79Johnston
4.39/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of BDeibs
3.54/5  rDev -13%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of gouettn
3.54/5  rDev -13%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of IsaiahHoogendyk
4.43/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of rabiddawg
3.75/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jrmoore
4.04/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Very good ale. Heavy on the alcoholic content, but also very heavy in flavor. I enjoyed the overwhelming flavor of malt.

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Photo of barongearmu
3.9/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Photo of atone315
3.93/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Fat Scotch Ale from Silver City Brewing Co.
4.07 out of 5 based on 209 ratings.
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