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Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy

Scotch Ales are strong ales, also known as "Wee Heavy." In the 19th century Scotland, they'd also be known as 160/-, a nomenclature based on the now obsolete shilling currency.

Scotch 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. Compared to Scottish Ales, they'll be sweeter and fuller-bodied, and of course higher in alcohol, with a much more pronounced malty caramel and roasted malt flavor. A low tea-like bitterness can be found in many examples. Best served in a "thistle" glass.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 6.0-10.00%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 451 to 500 (out of 987) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs > Bros
Doc’s Scotch AleMillersburg Brewing Company9.004.081-
Bourbon Barrel KipperWitch's Hat Brewing Co.8.504.361-
Clan WarriorOdyssey Beerwerks8.903.381-
Major Oak Wee HeavyRobin Hood Brewing Co. (Home D Pizzeria)8.503.911-
Tartan TitanAgainst The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse7.103.791-
Loch Ness Scotch AleBlue Heron BrewPub7.703.821-
Cambridge House Double D Scotch AleThe Cambridge House Brewpub8.504.281-
Morag Bourbon Barrel-Aged (18 Months)Benelux Brewpub & Café7.404.271-
Ghost River Wee HeavyGhost River Brewing ? 4.11-
Scoth AleLight the Lamp Brewery9.104.451-
Plaid Shirt ScotchBlackrocks Brewery7.503.591-
Sherry Butt Got CHUBbyOskar Blues Grill & Brew8.404.041-
Atom Smasher Wee HeavyEquinox Brewing Company8.6041-
Wee Willy Scotch AleMcCoy's Public House8.303.411-
McMaverick's Scotch AleHalf Moon Bay Brewing Company ? 3.81-
McClerran's Scottish AleThree Pints Brewpub7.404.181-
Wee HeavyBroadway Brewery & Restaurant ? 3.821-
Amager Smoking ScotsmanAmager Bryghus10.204.251-
Passow's Kilt RipperWilloughby Brewing8.004.231-
Farnham Ale & Lager Scotch AleFarnham Ale & Lager8.401.91-
I Saved The KingDry City Brew Works7.203.851-
Sett SevenPortico Brewing Co.7.703.741-
Old Naps Scotch AleConquest Brewing Company6.603.651-
Wee So HeavySummit City Brewerks7.703.591-
Willie's Wee HeavyElk Creek Cafe + Aleworks9.004.151-
Scotch PineSequoia Brewing Company10.003.081-
Highland ReserveBoundary Bay Brewery & Bistro7.803.751-
Wee HeavyChurch Brew Works8.403.871-
Cornel's Pecan PieGulf Coast Brewing Company ? 3.811-
Big River Blessed AleBig River Grille & Brewing Works5.003.881-
Highland Reserve (Dry Fly Barrel)Boundary Bay Brewery & Bistro7.803.551-
Wee HeadyTighthead Brewing Company10.6041-
Maple Syrup-Soaked Rye Whiskey Barrel-Aged Figure 8Bluejacket / Arsenal Restaurant10.003.281-
Hop ScotchElliott Bay Brewing Co.7.203.421-
Heavy 80 Scotch AleCoal Creek TAP5.003.41-
Wee HeavyPersephone Brewing7.502.831-
Grandma Drum's Wee HeavyIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant7.804.281-
GrinderRock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery ? 4.951-
Pro Am Wee HeavySchooner Exact Brewing Company ? 3.951-
Highlands Wee Heavy Scottish AleSockeye Grill & Brewery6.753.271-
McHiney's Wee Heavy Scotch AleSilver Peak Restaurant & Brewery8.503.811-
Scotch AleFirehouse Grill & Brewery8.204.21-
Série Impériale Scotch Ale ImpérialeBrasseurs Illimités11.903.81-
Scotch AleFunky Buddha Brewery8.003.771-
Highlands Scotch AleIdaho Brewing Company7.503.651-
Lake Monster #2: BA Wee Heavy AleOasis Texas Brewing Company10.003.91-
Scotch AleRoosterfish Brewing Co.6.503.351-
Katie'z Highland Country Scotch AleMissouri Breaks Brewing8.003.371-
King GeorgeCapital Brewery8.203.411-
Old Kilt LifterDowntown Grill & Brewery8.004.061-
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