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Brewed by Belhaven (Greene King)
Style: Scotch Ale
Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland
Serve in Thistle

bottled
common

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common

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RATINGS: 1190   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Bottle: Pasteurised, export only.
Belhaven Wee Heavy has a rich deep flavor. A beer to be sipped, savoured and fully respected.


2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
peponi (273) - POLAND - JUN 12, 2014
Aroma: butterscotch, diacetyl, caramel. Appearance: clear claret color, nice white head. Taste: low bitterness, quite nice malty backbone, sweet, caramel, butterscotch. Palate: low body and low carbonation, sweet finish. Overall: Not bad, but aroma is awful.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
stevendoel (27) - Massachusetts, USA - JUN 9, 2014
A very slight coffee aroma with a rich deep dark color that is to be expected from a wee heavy. Starts dry and has a slightly bitter, coffee finish. -- rated via 'Find A Beer' for Blackberry 10

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kacyper (247) - Lublin, POLAND - JUN 2, 2014
330 ml, bottle. Piana ładna, gęsta. Kolor brązowy, klarowne. Aromat owocowy, lekki diacetyl. Odczucie w ustach oleiste, kremowe. Goryczka niska do średniej, lekko kwaśne. W smaku słodowe, owocowe.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
VDuquerroux (227) - Airvault, FRANCE - MAY 29, 2014
Bottle, 500mL. Home. A dark clear red mahogany beer with a large off-white foam. Good persistence. Roasty smoky aroma, herbs, floral, caramel. Medium sugary sweet then warming. Bitterness starts light at first sip, then medium refreshing. Medium body, oily texture, medium carbonation, long sugary sweet with herbal notes. Overall, I really enjoyed this mahogany scotch ale. Good balance.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
slawek (101) - Kraków, POLAND - MAY 27, 2014
Bottle. Dark copper color, clear body, no head. Aroma: Strong aroma of caramel, some bread, smoked fruits. Sweet taste. Flavors of caramel, smoked plum, bread. Full body with creamy texture, small carbonation. Good one!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mrjambrik01 (7) - Budapest, - MAY 27, 2014 does not count
Ezek a mélyvörös skót ale-ek. Le lehet tőlük részegedni, az biztos :) Gitáros lévén nem vetem meg a jó sört, ennél ittam már finomabbat, de jól csúszott minden szám közti szünetben...

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mkam (135) - POLAND - MAY 18, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 2, 2014 Bottle. Dark amber color, medium head, leaves little lacing. Aroma of caramel, dried fruits, not intensive. Taste is sweet: maltiness, caramel, a little fruity. Hint of alcohol. Medium body, bitterness is low. An average beer.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fluxing (267) - POLAND - MAY 15, 2014
Warka 08.2015, 7,4% ABV. Kolor ciemnomiedziany, idealnie klarowne. Piana srednio wysoka, powoli opada, zostawia gruba warstwe i troche oblepia szklo. W zapachu karmel, suszone owoce i troche alkoholu, aromat malo intensywny. W smaku polpelne, lekko slodkawe i kwaskowate, intensywnie karmelowe i lekko owocowe, minimalna nuta metaliczna. Goryczka niska, lekko sciagajaca, aromat ziolowy i trawiasty, wzmacniana przez piekacy alkohol. Wysycenie srednie.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
wimpyjoe (3561) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 14, 2014
Bottle from B&M, Rochdale. Bronze-red, no head, with a noticeable strength but enough sweetness throughout to enjoy.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BAMF (78) - Albion, Michigan, USA - MAY 13, 2014
Aroma is caramel dominant with some earth and sweet malt tones. Upon first Pour there was a lot of stunk type aromas at dissipated. Appearance is brown deep ruby highlights with a good amount of tan off white head that quickly dissipates. Flavor is Carmel dominant with hints of skunk and earth. It has malty and nutty with slightly sweet flavors and some alcohol showing through. Medium mouth feel with moderate carbonation and some alcoholic lending to a slightly dry finish. Overall the clear bottle and shelf storage is lent to some skunk flavors. The beer is dominated by a silky smooth caramel flavor and aroma with alcohol and sweetness.


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