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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 - 51 to 100 (out of 766) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs > Bros
Piper Down Scottish Ale (Bourbon Barrel Aged)Ballast Point Brewing Company5.90419-
60 Shilling AleNodding Head Brewery4.753.3219-
Stone's Throw Scottish AleFargo Brewing Company4.503.5119-
Barley's Mac Lenny's Scottish AleBarley's Brewing Company ? 3.7619-
Olde Ore Dock Scottish AleKeweenaw Brewing Company ? 3.2918-
WildcatCairngorm Brewery Company, The5.103.6718-
Belhaven 80 +/-Belhaven Brewery Company Ltd.3.903.5918-
Dacker Authentic Adirondack AleDavidson Brothers Restaurant & Brewery6.203.8117-
Naughty ScotRock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery7.003.7817-
Rutting Elk RedThe Grizzly Paw Brewing Company5.003.3616-
Skye Pilot Scotch AleFlying Bison Brewing Company6.703.815-
Floyd's Folly Scottish AleCutters Brewing Company8.003.9615-
Three SistersAtlas Brewery Ltd4.203.7215-
Red Kite AleBlack Isle Brewery Co Ltd4.503.5215-
Maxwell's Scottish AleRivertowne Brewing5.103.7514-
Tennent's VelvetTennent Caledonian Breweries3.503.4114-
Twin Stag Scottish AleYakima Craft Brewing Co.6.603.541487
Scottish Pale AleHighlander Brew Co.5.003.7114-
Maxwell's Scottish AleRivertowne Pourhouse5.103.7814-
Bourbon Barrel Aged Robert The Bruce With Raspberries3 Floyds Brewing Co.9.503.9114-
Bourbon Barrel Drafty KiltMonday Night Brewing8.503.8113-
Bagpiper's BrewBethlehem Brew Works6.303.6213-
Shipyard Bourbon Barrel Aged Double Scottish AleShipyard Brewing Co.11.603.8613-
Jenny's Scottish AleSkagit River Brewery5.503.9413-
Highlander 80/-Middle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd.5.003.8913-
Wooden Nickel Scottish Peated LagerBackpocket Brewing5.703.8412-
Dundee Export Scotch AleUpstream Brewing Company - Old Market6.503.812-
Southbound Scottish AleDepot Street Brewing5.503.1112-
Ramsays Fat Lip AleEnglish Ales Brewery5.502.9512-
Tennent's Special (70 Shilling)Tennent Caledonian Breweries3.503.2312-
Scottish AleJohn Harvard's Brewery & Ale House ? 3.3511-
Cock O' The WalkWilliams Brothers Brewing Company4.303.7611-
Beltaine Scottish AleShoreline Brewery And Restaurant4.703.6811-
La Black WatchBrasseur De Montréal4.703.4911-
William WallaceBridge Of Allan Brewery Ltd4.503.4511-
Squatters Wee PeatUtah Brewers Cooperative5.603.81182
Schlafly Eighty ShillingThe Schlafly Tap Room4.153.711-
Organic Export Scotch AleBlack Isle Brewery Co Ltd6.20411-
Noble ScotPortland Brewing Company6.503.4911-
Wee Heavy Scotch Style AleFrench Broad Brewing Co.4.803.5111-
McK's Scottish AleGranite City Food & Brewery5.003.4410-
Terrier Scottish AleBoston Beer Works - Canal Street4.003.881089
Burns' Scottish AleSly Fox Brewing Company5.003.9410-
Back Country Scottish AleLewis & Clark Brewing Company5.703.0410-
Hullabaloo Winter BeerHangar 24 Brewery6.503.6410-
Left Coast's Scottish AleLeft Coast Brewing Company5.003.6310-
Belhaven McCallum's StoutBelhaven Brewery Company Ltd.4.103.879-
Jameson's Scottish AleSpinnakers Gastro Brewpub & Guesthouse6.403.599-
Mill Street Spring Thaw Maple AleMill Street Brew Pub5.303.679-
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