Orkney Dark Island Ale November 11, 2014Posted by Bacchus in : Beers , Email This Post , trackback
Orkney Dark Island Ale
Dark Island is an iconic beer: a standard-bearer for traditional Scottish ales. In cask, this beer has twice won CAMRA’s Champion Beer of Scotland.
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On the nose, this dark beer offers bitter chocolate, figs, toffee and hints of fruit. On the palate, this resolves into beautiful, silky-smooth, coffee-and-chocolate flavors, followed by figs, dates and dried fruits, with a very appealing, lingering aftertaste of fruits and hop bitterness. A very dark beer with a deep ruby tint, displaying a tight, smooth, almost white head. Aroma Chocolate, winter fruits and dried fruits, with hints of smooth roasted malt, coffee, nuts and toffee. Palate Chocolate, coffee and roast malt flavors, giving way to warm winter fruits and a balanced, more-ish aftertaste.
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