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RATINGS: 1430   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.05/5   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
This Scottish-inspired deep mahogany-colored ale showcases a rich, malty flavor profile of caramel and toffee offset by hints of roast and subtle smoke. The complex malty sweetness includes notes of dark fruit balanced by a subdued hop bitterness. Wee Heavy is incredibly nuanced and in a class of its own in terms of balance and sophistication. It ages very well and will keep improving for years to come.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cristobal37 (812) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAY 24, 2016
On tap at Alesmith brewpub. Dark copper brown with a ring of head. Sweet caramel aroma. Heavy sweet booze with lots of sweet bite! Hoo! This one aint light. Im not a big scotch ale wee heavy guy. Similar to Old Chub its strong, heavy and sweet. Really nice just not my style. Too bold and boozy for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
martin00sr (2785) - Haderslev, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2016
Tap @CBC16. Clear brown, small beige bubbles. Malty aroma with light hops and honey. . Sweet, sticky flavour, malt and fruit. Hoppy bitterness and malty sourness.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Humlehode (608) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 14, 2016
Tap at CBC. Pours deep amber with thin tan head. Aroma: sweet, dried fruit, caramel. Intense, smooth, complex. Full bodied. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fombe89 (2261) - Asturias, SPAIN - APR 18, 2016
Botella del @Señor Lúpulo. Despacho de cervezas, Gijón 16/04/2016. Color marron oscuro, aromas caramelo, sabor dulce, notas tostadas, cuerpo alto.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
alvaro78 (289) - Sevilla, SPAIN - APR 16, 2016
Aromas a caramelo y frutos maduros Buen aspecto y carbónatacion media-baja En boca ciruelas, pasas y caramelo ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ilovedarkbeer (2716) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - MAR 27, 2016
Bottle. Pours a thick brown color with a light brown creamy head. Notes of toffee, dried fruit, tootsie roll, and faint smoke.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
fkoolen (999) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - MAR 26, 2016
UPDATED: MAR 26, 2016 75cl bottle at home, bottled 02/20/2014. Very dark brown colour, light brown head. Rich dried fruits like figs and raisins in the nose, bitter dark chocolate edge too: taste is likewise, caramel/toffee sweet, spicy, liquorice, maybe a bit smokey, lingers beautifully fruity and sweet but can’t really appreciate the bitterness. Full bodied, sticky mouthfeel, medium carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
blipp (8267) - La Mesa, California, USA - MAR 23, 2016
Draft. Pours deep mahogany with a beige head. Sweet bready and candy malts, light toasted malts, and low bitterness, with very little (relatively) residual sweetness. Quite good; very clean and easy drinking for the high ABV.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Brewhemia (209) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 22, 2016
Dark nutty brown and very little of white head. Toffee, dates and raisins in the aroma. Very nice! The taste is very sweet. Tastes of dates and raisins and with a decent bitterness to balance. Really has all I love of this beer style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
snoworsummer (4809) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 21, 2016
Draft at the new brewery. Pours hazy nut brown with a fizzy beige head. Tastes like smooth booze, nutty malt, earthy, woody, toasted, and dried fruits. Light/medium body and carbonation. Smells like booze, nutty malt, earthy, woody, and some dried fruits.

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