Iron Thistle | Rahr & Sons Brewing Company
Rahr & Sons Brewing Company
Texas, United States
Style: Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy
Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%
Notes / Commercial Description:
SCOTTISH STYLE ALE
Available : February Release
Break out the bagpipes with your lederhosen! We’re proud to present our Iron Thistle Scotch Ale – Rahr’s first National Grand Champion winner. This dark, Scottish ale has a bold taste dominated by a smooth, sweet maltiness balanced with a low, hoppy bitterness. So don your kilts and enjoy. Here’s to your health – Slàinte! Prosit!
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PREFERRED SERVING TEMPERATURE
Brie, Aged Gouda
According to a well-respected expert, Iron Thistle pairs really well with grilled or steamed vegetables because “they won’t have to scream to be heard.” Since we find screaming vegetables unappetizing, we think this is a perfect pairing.
Added by roblowther on 05-30-2009
Reviews: 79 | Ratings: 293
Iron Thistle from Rahr & Sons Brewing Company
3.87 out of 5 based on 293 ratings.