MacFoochie's Scottish Ale poured black into my wine glass. Very little head to speak of, and as I drink, there is no lacing left on the glass. It has a very smooth, silky appearance. In the aroma, I smell roasted malt, caramel and smoke. The smoke might be a figment of my imagination though. I know it's supposed to be in there, because it's a scottish ale, but I'm definitely not getting a lot of the smoke in this one. The mouthfeel on the MacFoochie's is very smooth and a bit thin. Lots of roasted malts and more smoke comes through in the flavor.
Overall: A good beer to sip on a fall night. I would like it a bit thicker and smokier, but it's still a worthy beer. If you see it, get it and try it to see what you think! 7/10
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