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Scottish Ale

The Scottish style of ales break down into Light, Heavy and Export. In the 19th century Scotland, a nomenclature, based on the now obsolete shilling currency, was devised in order to distinguish each. 60/- (light), 70/- (heavy), 80/- (export), 90/- to 160/- for Scotch Ales.

Scottish Ales traditionally go through a long boil in the kettle for a caramelization of the wort. This produces a deep copper to brown in colored brew and a higher level of unfermentable sugars which create a rich mouthfeel and malty flavors and aromas. Overall hop character is low, light floral or herbal, allowing its signature malt profile to be the highlight. Smoky characters are also common.

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Style Examples - 351 to 400 (out of 799) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Hads > Bros
Dead Sexy Scottish AleTerminal Brewhouse5.603.833-
Old GreggChristian Moerlein Brewing Company4.4043-
HighlanderWhitstran Brewing Company ? 3.083-
Scotch AlePerry Street Brewing Company6.60-3-
Scottish 80The Bier Brewery4.803.883-
Beinn Dearg AleAn Teallach Ale Co.4.803.793-
Seasonal Scotch Ale WinterBack Forty Beer Co.7.503.893-
Elm City Nor'EasterElm City Brewing Co. ? 3.933-
Berkshire Scottish AleBerkshire Brewing Company Inc. ? 3.43-
Smokey The BeerBeach Chalet Brewery and Restaurant5.303.713-
EightyBlack Market Brewing Co.5.004.123-
Mckulick Scottish Red AleRoy Pitz Brewing Company5.803.933-
Scottish AleHinterland Brewery Restaurant ? 3.773-
Rampant LionLittle Mountain Brewing Company ? 4.083-
Fire King CoalGreat Waters Brewing6.003.573-
Scottish AleLoomis Basin Brewing Company5.703.333-
Willie's Kilt RaiserCoopersmith's Pub & Brewing5.303.843-
Imposter ScotSaugatuck Brewing Company5.50-3-
Plaid PiperImperial Oak Brewing5.503.783-
BlavenIsle Of Skye Brewery5.003.463-
Wel ScotchBrasseries Kronenbourg6.203.153-
(Big Red) Cock AleBacchus Brewing Co.6.103.633-
Scottish AleFlat Branch Pub & Brewery5.103.343-
Afternoon DelightBase Camp Brewing Company6.303.933-
Nessie's Gnarly NectarUrban Legend Brewing Company5.103.523-
Tented Kilt Scottish AleThe Liberal Cup Public House & Brewery7.004.083-
The Main Monkey BusinessDeviate Brewing9.00-3-
Strudel CakeDeviate Brewing9.004.333-
Highland ScottishHorsefly Brewery ? 3.753-
Scottish-Style 80Druthers Brewing Company5.203.483-
Beach Fire Smoked Scotch AleSlip Point Brewing ? 3.263-
Blazin' Fiddles Scottish AleChilly Water Brewing Company5.003.283-
McGinn's Scottish AleCrossroads Brewing Company4.504.023-
Oak Aged Duke Of WinshipMiddle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd.6.504.363-
Grounds Keeper Willie3 Daughters Brewing5.503.143-
Scottish AleBlue Star Brewing Company4.302.983-
Out-Of-Seitz Scotch AleKnucklehead Craft Brewing ? 3.873-
80 SchillingFree State Brewing Co. ? 3.413-
Lift Your KiltPowder Hollow Brewery5.003.713-
Black WatchMain St. Grille & Brewing Company8.403.783-
McNeill's Tartan AleMcNeill's Brewery4.603.093-
Tinderfoot Von Scotch AleDenali Brewing Company / Twister Creek Restaurant ? 4.343-
Arran Red SquirrelIsle of Arran Brewery Company Ltd.3.903.753-
Scottish AleEngine House No. 9 ? 3.463-
NectarThe Caledonian Brewing Company4.303.873-
McEwan's 60/-The Caledonian Brewing Company ? 3.223-
It's Not A Skirt Scottish ExportIechyd Da Brewing Company5.004.313-
Fresh Hop Scottish AleDeschutes Brewery4.003.523-
Beera BurroThe Dancing Camel Brewing Co.6.003.593-
Calders 70/~Belhaven Brewery Company Ltd.3.603.053-
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