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

bottled
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common

Broad Distribution

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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.


jde123's rating

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jde123 (763) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 8, 2009
A quite good beer. Carmally, dark, and flavorful. I enjoyed this one and will try to get more of it in the near, or late, future, whenever I get around to getting it again.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TH28 (103) - - JUL 25, 2014
Appearance is deep ruby red, with a small off white foam cap. Aroma is rich toasted malt, a little smoky, and some butteriness (diacetyl). Taste is rich caramel and toasted malt, toffee, and buttery. Only a slight bit of alcohol warmth. Mouthfeel is medium to heavy, with a nice creamy viscosity and low to moderate carbonation. Finishes with a tangy, lingering crystal malt flavor on the tongue

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
danielyabu (1142) - União da Vitória, BRAZIL - JUL 14, 2014
average creamy offwhite head. fair lacing. mostly diminishing. translucent thick ruby body. aroma: heavy malt, dark bread, caramel, coke. if: moderate sweet. ff: moderate sweet light acidic bitter; long duration. palate: medium body, oily texture, medium carbonation, light astringent alcoholic finish. Aroma ligeiramente azedo surge como elemento de preocupação no estilo. O restante do aroma não foi muito convidativo para a degustação da cerveja. Saboroso dulçor maltado, permeado por leve aquecimento alcoólico, bem adequado para a tarde fria de inverno que escolhi para degustá-la. Leves amargor e acidez finais balanceiam bem o dulçor que seria enjoativo sem esses pontos de fuga. Ainda assim, tal acidez não deveria constar no estilo e foi considerada como leve falha. 90 s

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdiBeer (926) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2014
Aroma: sweet notes, caramel malts, bread, light iron. Appearance: dark clear amber, medium beige frothy head. Taste: medium sweet. Palate: caramel malts, molasses, bread and cereal malts, light carbonation, remaining sweet throughout, average-long finish. Overall: great Scotch Ale, fantastic palate. Bottle from Wittich Weine, Olten.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bosta (111) - SLOVENIA - JUL 10, 2014
0,33l bottle. Pours dark amber color with biege head. Nice sweet aroma of resins, port wine, candid fruit and scotch. Nice mouthfeel, low carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kita (996) - Koper, SLOVENIA - JUL 7, 2014
Bottle, 0.33l. Clear dark ruby brown color with medium frothy tan-like head, good lacing and soft visible carbonation. Aroma of dried fruits, caramel, toffee and herbs. Taste starts with moderate sweet and rich toasted malt, follows by fruity acidity with scotch and earthy notes, warming mouthfeel and moderate bitter finish. Full body, thick texture and average spartkling appearance. Wee, that’s awesome...

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
terefere (202) - Warsaw, POLAND - JUL 2, 2014
Bottle 500ml. Pours dark dark amber, clear, large frothy head. Aroma: Malt, caramel, spices, raisins and plums. Taste: roasted malts, butterscotch, caramel, dark fruits, hint of coffee. Oily texture, soft to average carbonation. Excellent beer.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerandhockey8 (224) - Three Forks, Montana, USA - JUN 26, 2014
From 25oz bottle ton shaker. Pour is a deep dark copper with a thin head. Nose is malt, caramel, light hop, earthy. Taste is light bitter, light body. Finishes clean.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JHeath99 (840) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - JUN 22, 2014
Tap from Lazy Dog. Puts a dark amber with minimal head. Aroma of movie theater butter popcorn and caramel. Taste is super weak; a bit of bitterness and malts.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ttroha (237) - Georgia, USA - JUN 22, 2014
Tap from Lazy Dog. Shared by friends. Dark amber in color with white head. Aroma of caramel and fruits. Taste of malt and fruits. Not much to brag about. Just an okay beer.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mateuszk (178) - Poznań, POLAND - JUN 13, 2014
Bottle. Dark amber, medium white head. Caramelly aroma with dired fruits. In taste malty sweet, caramel and some fruits, not intensive. There is also a little alcohol present. Medium bodied, low bitterness.


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