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

bottled
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RATINGS: 1209   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.


slang's rating

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
slang (654) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - MAY 31, 2007
Bottled. Pours looking a sexy translucent ruby, nice head. Malty, sweet caramel w/ subtle low key nuances. An awesome beer, I will comeback for more.


4.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
jerseyjohn71 (200) - corsicana, Texas, USA - NOV 22, 2014
caramel, chocolate, roasty, nuts, resin, floral, herbs, dough, alcohol, banana, butterscotch, clove, vanilla, red, clear, frothy, tan foam, medium sweetness, medium body, thin feel, creamy, lively, long finish, sweey,

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
psilosophy (506) - vitry en artois, FRANCE - NOV 22, 2014
Bouteile de 33cl - Titre à 7,4%. Couleur marron rougeoyant, assez peu de mousse mais conserve une petite collerette. De jolis arômes de caramel, un peu de fruits trop mûrs, compensé par des notes de fruits à coques. Carbonnation moyenne. Trouvée à Auchan - Noyelles Godault.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
blipp (6277) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - NOV 21, 2014
Draft. Pours brown with a beige head. Sweet malty base, some molasses, faint roasted malts, dark fruits, and mild bitterness. Pretty good.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gandalf39 (61) - - NOV 21, 2014
Oeil: Couleur rubis, mousse fine et durable. Nez: caramel, toffee, chocolat, céréal, Bouche, sucre, caramel, alcool Final: La scotish ale parfaite!!

3.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DarkSong (294) - Dacula, Georgia, USA - NOV 15, 2014
It pours a dark brownish red with a medium sized, quickly fading off white head. It has a skunky aroma and the aroma of malt and a little smoke. This beer is wonderful. I taste a lot of malt, smoke, tea, toast and toffee. This is a great beer to sip slowly on a cold night.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Calisky (1035) - ALSACE, FRANCE - OCT 19, 2014
Couleur ambrée, légère mousse beige. Super nez caramel mou, sucre candy. Gout caramel brulé, fruits noirs, notes chocolat. Corps presque cremeux, longue fin de bouche avec tout les aromes....

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (6035) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 19, 2014
"bigger than the 6.5% implies...this one IS a scottish classic. perfect fit to the style. I like 7-9% scotch ales, but this one is pretty stinkin’ good!"

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
eluosiren (82) - Moscow, RUSSIA - OCT 16, 2014
The beer is rather good, but the aroma is lacking and the bitterness is too intense, won’t buy it again

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
eduardovl (929) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
500ml bottle poured in a Chimay chalice. That’s that first time that I taste a Wee Heavy Ale, very good surprise in all the aspects. A: Pours a just wonderful dark reddish-amber color. Clear and impressive. The head is medium with not much retention. Some lacings are left around S: Very whiskey. Caramel malts. Wood. Sweet and toffee. T: Taste is pretty much like the nose. Strong taste of whiskey and caramel malts. M: Medium body. Molasses. Medium carbonation. Light sweet and nice bitter aftertaste O: Delicious and classic "British" Ale. Strongly recommended [ BA Review @ 11/14/2009 ]

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
solvaris (106) - - OCT 5, 2014
---- personal review, no claim to be representative or neutral ---- repost undesired --- ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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