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


on tap

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RATINGS: 1262   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Bottle: Pasteurised, export only.
Belhaven Wee Heavy has a rich deep flavor. A beer to be sipped, savoured and fully respected.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Underdogs88 (261) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 14, 2015
A moderate amount of malt sweetness on the aroma with light notes of fruitless. A crystal clear dark Amber appearance with an offwhite head with below average head retention. Flavor is malt forward with notes of biscuit, toast and dark caramel. Fruity esters are moderately high. Finish is dry. Mouthfeel is medium with medium carbonation. Overall, it's labeled as a wee heavy and a 90 schilling, but it's definitely not a wee heavy. It's a 90 schilling. It also has a little too much toast flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
Earlier Rating: 1/4/2014 Total Score: 3.7
Toffee malty aroma. No hops on the nose. Appearance is a deep amber with a long lasting white head. Crystal clear. Flavor is heavy on kettle caramelized toffee notes. No hop flavor or esters. Mouthfeel is smooth and full with medium a carbonation. Overall, a classic wee heavy, but the malt flavor is one dimensional. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tide (2353) - Espoo, FINLAND - OCT 8, 2015
Bottle from Alko. Dark copper color, white head. Bittersweet taste with citrus, hops, caramel, toffee, nuts and a bit of dark fruits. Bittersweet finish with citrus, caramel, nuts, a bit of alcohol and toffee. Very nice scotch ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Giochaurand (209) - FINLAND - OCT 2, 2015
Bottle. Pours chestnut in colour with medium tan head. Aroma is earth, malts and sugarcane. Taste is caramel, tobacco and dark fruits.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Toomio (355) - Joensuu, FINLAND - SEP 29, 2015
Maukas ja varsinkin vahva. Vähempikin viina olisi riittänyt, mutta kaunis kalija kaikki tyynni.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Kavu (3140) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 29, 2015
0,33l bottle from Alko, Jumbo. Pours deep amber with a medium quick head. Aroma is malts, dark fruits and alcohol. Flavor is sweet malts, dark fruits, alcohol and hops. Pretty nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fantti (807) - FINLAND - SEP 23, 2015
Pullo @ Alko. Kaatuu snifteriin punaisen ruskeana ja kirkkaana, noin 1,5 sormen paksuisella vaahdolla. Tuoksussa vahvimpana on kuivattujen hedelmien aromit. Sen lisäksi löytyy sokerisuutta tai hedelmäkakkuisuutta ja pähkinää sekä paahdettuna että paahtamattomana. Marjaakin on hieman. Kaiken kaikkiaan hyvin maltainen aromi. Maku alkaa hyvin makean hedelmäisenä, sen lisäksi on toffeeta, paahdettua pähkinää ja jopa hiven paahdetta sekä marjaisuutta. Suutuntuma on keskitäyteläinen ja melko makea, mutta jälkimaku hivenen ontto. Vanha rakkaus uudelleen maistossa ja toimii edelleen, vaikkei yhtä hyvin kuin aiemmin. Makea ja monipuolinen maltaisuus hallitsee tätä scotch alea.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hikeg (101) - - SEP 23, 2015
Pours clear deep red with minimal head. Aroma is sweet, cookie, honey, raisin, skunky, cooked vegetables. Taste is heavy sweetness, almost no bitter, lightly sour, umami. Body is medium, palate is oily, carbonation is almost soft. Malty but that’s about it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dermi (832) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 21, 2015
33 cl, bottled. Pours dark mahogany with a small white head. Aroma: Malt, wood. Berries, resin. Mild alcohol. Taste: Medium+ sweet, liqueurish. Some very modest acidity. Toffee, nutty essences. Palate: Medium body, syrupy, noticeable carbonation. Caramel. Decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjs (5467) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 18, 2015
(Bottle, 0.33 l - BBE Oct 2016, from Alko, 20150917) The beer poured darling brown and clear. Its head was medium sized and white. Aroma had malts, caramel and earth. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were malts, caramel, earth, toasted malts and bitterness. Aftertaste was malty and bitter. A tasty and balanced malty brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Shag (2717) - Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA - AUG 16, 2015
Brown color with a reddish hue. Aroma contains very little but some nuttiness and dark fruit.. Flavor is rather sweet with a ton of caramel along with dark fruit, nutmeg, and chocolate. I really like this one.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
EvgeniyKurilov (57) - - AUG 8, 2015
Приятны& солодов& аромат. Очень сладкий, немного водянис& вкус. Много жженки во вкусе. Послевк& горькое, немного странно&

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