Scottish Ale

Description:
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 1012) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Scottish AleVierling Restaurant & Marquette Harbor Brewery ? 3.294-
Tented Kilt Scottish AleThe Liberal Cup Public House & Brewery7.003.824-
Tented Kilt Scottish AleThe Run of the Mill Public House & Brewery7.003.484-
Hippy StomperBlack Tooth Brewing Company7.704.214-
Blazin' Fiddles Scottish AleChilly Water Brewing Company5.003.86490
Commando ScottishPizza Port Solana Beach6.004.164-
The StreetsMain Street Brewing Company4.003.574-
Scottish AleCopper Creek Brewing Co. ? 3.734-
Novo Hold Steady Dark Scotch Ale With CoffeeRatio Beerworks ? 3.954-
Lift Your KiltPowder Hollow Brewery5.003.314-
Tinderfoot Von Scotch AleDenali Brewing Company / Twister Creek Restaurant ? 4.254-
Arran Red SquirrelIsle of Arran Brewery Company Ltd.3.903.754-
Fox River Scotch AleChain O'Lakes Brewing Company5.703.324-
GFYLookout Brewing Co.6.5044-
Ben NevisBridge Of Allan Brewery Ltd4.003.14-
Seven GablesMountain Rambler Brewery5.903.654-
Buffalo Trace Bourbon Barrel Highland Heather Scotch AleRivertowne Pourhouse9.703.924-
McEwan's 60/-The Caledonian Brewing Company ? 3.514-
The Robster CrawAgainst The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse6.503.954-
Unfinished Business Scottish AleThe Brewery Of Broken Dreams4.703.94-
Calders 70/~Belhaven Brewery Company Ltd.3.603.124-
Raven AlePaddy's Pub & Rosie's Restaurant5.203.464-
Sticky FingersDeviate Brewing9.9044-
60 Shilling MildNew Jersey Beer Company3.203.364-
Fennel Of LoveSmog City Brewing6.403.914-
Timbertown Scottish AleRiepstine's Pub6.903.94-
Scottish AleKirkwood Station Brewing Company4.803.794-
Neuk AleSt Andrews Brewing Company4.603.664-
Scottish AleSentinel Peak Brewing Company5.203.554-
Blowing Rock Scottish AleBlowing Rock Brewing Co.5.203.754-
Belhaven Premium Scottish ExportBelhaven Brewery Company Ltd.3.903.724-
Highland MemoryCademon Brewing5.803.743-
The ScotsmanGalveston Island Brewing Company4.503.993-
The Laird's LegacyTraquair House Brewery Lld6.003.683-
GBCo. 80DGillette Brewing Company5.503.173-
Across The Nation 'New' Scottish AleCentral City Brewers + Distillers5.503.793-
McLaughlin’s Scottish 70Boiler Brewing Co.5.504.393-
Gallabrae Scottish AleThomas Creek Brewery5.503.873-
Scotch'DaleGoldwater Brewing Co.5.503.713-
Don't Blink Scotch AleSkeleton Key Brewery6.403.723-
HighlanderWhitstran Brewing Company5.603.083-
Scotch AlePerry Street Brewing Company6.603.763-
Lodge Scottish Session AleAtwood Ales3.203.163-
Scottish 80The Bier Brewery4.803.883-
Seasonal Scotch Ale WinterBack Forty Beer Co.7.503.893-
Elm City Nor'EasterElm City Brewing Co. ? 3.933-
80 Shilling ExportJasper Murdock’s Alehouse, Dining Room & Microbrewery (The Norwich Inn)4.864.133-
Berkshire Scottish AleBerkshire Brewing Company Inc. ? 3.43-
Smokey The BeerBeach Chalet Brewery and Restaurant5.303.713-
EightyBlack Market Brewing Co.5.004.123-
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