Colonsay Brewery 80/- Classic Scots Ale

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alc./vol:
4.2%

Proof:
8.4°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Crown cap

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom


This 80/- Classic Scots ale is brewed in the remote island of Colonsay in the Sottish Hebrides.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 21/10/2015

Appearance

(sample best before end Nov/16) Clear, deep brown almost black with thin but retentive beige head and very light lacing.

Aroma

Earthy coal dust, heavily toasted barley, burnt sugar, caramel and dark chocolate.

Taste

Burnt toast, caramel, chocolate, chicory and dry piney hops. Very faint saltiness.

Aftertaste

Dry Marmite (yeast extract), burnt toast and caramel with liquorice and coffee beans.

Overall

Dark brown, almost black in appearance this 80/- Scots ale has burnt toast heavily roasted barley aromas and flavours with light chocolate, coffee and chicory notes.

Further product information

Barcode UPC: 5 060146 650014

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