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 1356) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Old Bog Breath Scotch AleHarmon Restaurant & Brewery ? 3.545-
Scottish PillowNeshaminy Creek Brewing Company8.604.055-
Cameron's Wee HeavyFarmington Brewing Company7.103.895-
Mastra Roja Cerveza Strong Scotch AleCervecería Artesanal Mastra6.202.575-
Portsmouth Scotch AlePortsmouth Brewery8.503.615-
KillshotFlix Brewhouse8.503.935-
SascotchIthaca Beer Company8.303.165-
Black Lagoon - Scotch Oak AgedRip Current Brewing10.004.245-
Sleeperwave Wee HeavyThird Street Aleworks7.904.125-
Tartan TitanAgainst The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse7.103.595-
Sheaf TossSouthern Pines Brewing Company11.3045-
The WallaceCervejaria Dogma8.003.825-
Charming Or TediousYukon Brewing Company7.103.945-
Scotch AleBeech Mountain Brewing Co.8.1045-
Alexander The Great BeerUnibräu Hellas6.003.35-
Scotch AleBandwagon Brew Pub6.303.435-
Whiskey Barrel Aged Okauchee ScotchieDelafield Brewhaus10.504.65-
Cornel's Pecan PieGulf Coast Brewing Company ? 3.675-
Captain Of The CoastPelican Pub & Brewery9.504.265-
Kentucky KissWhite Flame Brewing Co.11.004.175-
Scotch AleFunky Buddha Brewery8.003.735-
McShagger Smoked ScotchCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub8.303.875-
Bourbon Barrel Aged Heritage AleBear Republic Brewing Co.8.004.285-
Employé Du Mois #1 Scotch Ale Aux FiguesLe BockAle10.203.65-
Cycle / New Belgium Of Sand And Snow (2016)Peg's Cantina & Brew Pub10.003.615-
McGuire's Scotch AleMcGuire's Irish Pub7.403.635-
Chelsea 90 Shilling Scotch AleChelsea Craft Brewing Company7.503.875-
Brandy Barrel Aged Way HeavyPizza Port Solana Beach8.604.35-
Fat Scotch AleSilver City Brewery & Taproom9.203.725-
Scops Scotch AleWayward Owl Brewing Co.7.004.185-
Barrel-Aged Wee HeavyLift Bridge Brewery9.004.475-
EnlightenmentMantra Artisan Ales10.2045-
Moon SquallerFrog Island Brewing Company ? 3.61581
Burns' NightPizza Port Solana Beach9.303.995-
Colin's Bourbon Barrel Wee Heavy Scotch AleThe Wrecking Bar Brewpub8.504.365-
MacGregor's Wee HeavyBushwakker Brewing Company7.003.785-
WesthighlandRound Barn Brewery7.503.235-
McTavish Scotch AleBridger Brewing8.004.015-
LapwingSketchbook Brewing Company7.804.26591
Wee HeavyBlind Squirrel Brewery8.504.575-
Scotch AleGainsbourg Bistro & Brasserie7.003.645-
Quaff Bros Wee HoneyMt. Carmel Brewing Company11.104.135-
Scottish PerleZaftig Brewing Co.10.004.565-
Scotch Strong AleShamrock Brewing Co.8.303.685-
Strong Scotch AleFearless Brewing Company8.003.825-
Boston Scotch AleRock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery6.804.05592
Raiding Reiver's ReserveArmstrong Ales6.704.015-
Highland AleBull & Bush Brewery ? 3.635-
10 LizzyDust Bowl Brewing Company8.503.79483
Wee HeavyMcKenzie Brew House10.304.224-
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