Colonsay Brewery 80/- Classic Scots Ale

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 5 060146 650014
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Crown cap

More about Colonsay Brewery Classic Scots Ale

Produced by: The Colonsay Brewery
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alc./vol: 4.2%

Proof: 8.4°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

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.

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