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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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From beer novice to beer geek, everyone loves this beer! This is what Scottish ale is supposed to taste like. The Scottish traditionally do not use a lot of hops in their beers. This is a carmel/malty beer with a slightly nutty roasty component. Amber in color. OG=1.058 / FG=1.020 / 20-IBUís / 5% alcohol


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3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Shamelessjames (8) - California, USA - AUG 4, 2011
There isnít much nose but that is probably a good thing. It is definitely one of the better American brewed British styles that Iíve had in a can. As expected it is nicely malted. The hops are a little bright but again more "Scottish" than others Iíve had. That is it was nicely flat on the end. Itís also has whiskey overtones. The carbonation was a little too crisp but again, coming from a can as opposed to cask (for example) it is probably a necessity. Pairings are pretty simple. The carmel overtones match nicely with dark slow cooked meat or fried foods. You can probably get a little adventurous with cheese. Standard British styles are good but I think there are some younger cheese with strong noses that work. Also feel free to drink this with dessert as long as the fruit isnít too acidic. Figs come to mind but a very ripe peach would also work. Sweet biscuits, chocolate, cream or mint will all work great.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6114) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 11, 2014
"Donít agree with the low scores. I tend to gravitate more towards the wee heavy strength scotch ales. While I like the lower abv ones, theyíre just not as good 9 times out of 10. While i canít speak to Fearlessí Wee Heavy, i can say this was a solid and quite enjoyable brew that was better significantly than their IIPA. Caramel, toffee, light peat and slightly fruity. Smooth and drinkable, yet complex and pretty tasty."

3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Gerbeer (2005) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 1, 2014
473 ml can. Pours a dark amber with full head. Aromas of sweet malts and toffee. Flavors of cereal, nuts, toasted malts and a bit of cardboard. Odd flavor for the aroma and somewhat flat.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
chinchill (2148) - South Carolina, USA - JUL 21, 2014
16 oz can purchased and consumed in Oregon. Poured deep amber; clear. Feel: Medium body and carbonation. Mildly bitter -- a bit high for style -- and gets to moderate in aftertaste. No smoke but perhaps a faint touch of peat. O: Light and hoppy for style. A very Americanized Scottish Ale.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pintbypint (2708) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 11, 2014
473ml can, 5.3% abv on can. Orange pour with medium clarity. Creamy low sitting whitish cap up top. Wide, thick bands of lace in the glass. Nose is mild with caramel and grains. Taste has caramel, raisin, some nut and grain/light toasted malt. Creamy texture, pleasant mouthfeel and flow. Overall an enjoyable ale, soft and mild, I could easily drink a few pints of this in the right setting.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lagerboy (1336) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 16, 2014
473 ml can. Clear medium copper, fine off-white foam. Malty butterscotch aroma. Sweet caramel/toffee malt taste and not much else. Softer than average carbonation, medium bodied, low hopped. Just okay. LBW (Lagerboys Be Wary)

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bth122 (1304) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 8, 2014
5 oz draft. Copper color. Lots of caramel taste with bread notes. Biscuit. Light bitter light sweetness. Average carbonation. Nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Crit (3398) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 16, 2014
Cloudy amber,lasting beige head.Bready,grainy malt nose & palate.Carmel notes throughout.Light but noticeable hop bitterness in finish

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pdx76 (646) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 5, 2014
On draught at fearless - pours clear copper with small head. Nose of mild malt, grass. Taste is mostly of biscuit, grass, and malt. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Davhgbrew (945) - Seattle, Washington, USA - DEC 26, 2013
Off tap at wob cap hill. Pours clear amber. Sips crisp and amber ale like. Low abv and not too malt forward as you might expect. Finish is the most Scotland thing about it. That is where the malt comes stronger. My kind of Scottish ale. I recommended it to a cust who usually drinks bass and she chose this sample over Anderson valley boot amber, so it clearly crosses lines.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
oregontarheel (43) - - NOV 28, 2013
IBU20. Frosted mug. From a growler. Thin head dissipates quickly. Beautiful dark copper color. Aroma is fine. Not bad but not anything to "lift your kilt" (see what I did there?). Crisp flavor with a light bite. Slightly hoppy. Carmel malty with faint nutty flavor. I'd put it somewhere between an amber and an ipa. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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