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Beer Spotlight – Traquair House Jacobite

Brewer Traquair House
TRAQUAIR Jacobite Ale
ABV 8% (Bottled)
Brewed to celebrate the anniversary of the 1745 Jacobite rebellion the ale proved to be so popular it has become a permanent addition to the range. Based on an eighteenth century recipe the ale is spiced with coriander which gives a remarkably fresh aftertaste.


Ratebeer Overall rating: 99
Beer Advocate: Current ranking 20th best beer in UK
Top 50 World Beers – International Beer Competition 2006 and 2007
What The Experts Say: “A rich warm biscuity aroma balanced by hops and a herbal note from the coriander. A bittersweet finish with hints of chocolate, winey fruit and coriander” Roger Protz The Guardian


Beer of the week at The Haven

Available just in time for New Year (on Monday in fact) this 8% abv  Scottish Ale was first brewed in 1995 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Jacobite uprising in Scotland. It uses coriander as a main ingredient and is aged in oak barrels to give it big flavours with a punch. In 17oz bottles its perfect for sharing.