recipes including a scotch ale

Discussion in 'Beer & Food' started by bifrost17, Feb 27, 2013.

  1. bifrost17

    bifrost17 Dec 16, 2011 Washington

    I've got a can of Sun King Wee Mac hanging around my fridge that I really don't think I'm going to drink, not a huge fan of the style, and I've had the beer for like 6 months. So I'm wondering if anyone has any recipes that call for a scotch ale, thanks!
     
  2. bpgpitt10

    bpgpitt10 May 12, 2008 District of Columbia

    I did some braised lamb shanks with scotch ale, mint, and mustard that turned out awesome. The mint just adds depth (does NOT taste minty) and the mustard adds acidity. If you aren't a huge fan of the style, I would just say braise something with it because it'll mute some of the really identifiable flavors that you probably don't love.
     
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  3. Bierlerner

    Bierlerner Aug 17, 2010 Oklahoma

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  4. PetitChouffe

    PetitChouffe Sep 28, 2009 Washington

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  5. smakawhat

    smakawhat Mar 18, 2008 Maryland
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    I can't think of a recipe off hand, but I can without a doubt say that Wee Heavy and ham is just a killer pairing.
     
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  6. Bierlerner

    Bierlerner Aug 17, 2010 Oklahoma

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  7. JohnGalt1

    JohnGalt1 Aug 10, 2005 Idaho
    Beer Trader

    This is what I was going to say almost word for word.
     
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