overall
100
100
style
Serve in Thistle

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RATINGS: 1441   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.05/5   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This Scottish-inspired deep mahogany-colored ale showcases a rich, malty flavor profile of caramel and toffee offset by hints of roast and subtle smoke. The complex malty sweetness includes notes of dark fruit balanced by a subdued hop bitterness. Wee Heavy is incredibly nuanced and in a class of its own in terms of balance and sophistication. It ages very well and will keep improving for years to come.

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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
callmemickey (4483) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 31, 2012
Dark brown with reddish highlights. Thin brown head, spotty lacing. Nose is peated malts, raisins, warmed caramel, toffee, and a little chocolate. Flavor shows the classic peated malts and sweet dark malted notes. A bit muddled however and the body shows some thinness for the flavor profile. Semi sweet finish. Its hard to get behind most scotch ales, and this one is no different.


3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SG111 (1534) - New York, USA - FEB 7, 2017
Tap at Rochester Tap House. Pours deep mahogany, beige head. Aroma is lots of caramel, fig, toffee plums, dark fruit, really nice nose. Flavor is caramel, fig, toffee, sweet dark fruit nose. Body is kinda nitro-ish. A bit thin. Nose is great.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DeliriumT (518) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JAN 19, 2017
Pours almost black with little to no head. Aroma of rich toffee, caramel, toast and treacle. Very faint hints of Christmas fruit, raisin and rum. The flavour is an impressively rich toffee explosion. This is seriously good beer! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
PugUglyBrewer (386) - - DEC 31, 2016
Dark ruby brown color with a creamy light tan head. The aroma is sweet caramel, toffee, subtle raisin, and soft florals. Flavors are layers of smooth caramel, prune, and a dry toffee and smoke malt undertone.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
LearninBeer (522) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - DEC 30, 2016
The aroma is caramel, bread. Pours a dark amber brown, with virtually no head or lacing. The taste is sweet and bitter. The body is medium, the texture creamy, the carbonation lively and the finish long. Very Good!!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
hohops (900) - Kent, ENGLAND - DEC 3, 2016
Appearance- very very dark brown, mahogany, a light brown head of around one finger. Aroma- cherry, liqueur chocolate, dark fruit, more cherry, malty brown bread, stewed dark fruit, vanilla traces. Taste- caramel, chocolate, dark toasty malt, almond, cherry skin, boozy dark fruit undertones, slightly burnt toast, raisins, treacle toffee. Full and sticky mouthfeel, chewy, with boozy warmth. Very good.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerRenter76 (869) - Texas, USA - NOV 26, 2016
Aromas of sweet, dark fruits, even a touch of grapes and a hint of smoke. Flavor of smoke, peat, plum, with a mid-sweet malt body. Nice smooth body, mid level carbonation. Overall it pretty solid.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
VamboladeTolly (1789) - Tartu, ESTONIA - NOV 26, 2016
Bottle. Pours brown with small beige head. Aroma: sweet, slight sourish, raddish, caramel, toffee, smooth alcohol- nice. Taste: medium sweet, raddish, caramel, balancing sourness and bitterness, toffee, cloves. Full body. Well balanced. Nice.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
rumproasts (5309) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - NOV 25, 2016
Tap at gravity. Deep mahogany with small head. Raisin and dark fruit, finishing fairly dry. Ive never been a fan of this style, but this is excellent.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Korcz (2315) - Warsaw, POLAND - NOV 12, 2016
Backlog, ocena przepisana z untappd, w ramach uzupełniania profilu na ratebeer.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Andrew196 (1673) - Katy, Texas, USA - NOV 10, 2016
Bottle - #1500! Pours a murky, rusty maroon color. Thin, wispy ivory colored head. It looks hearty. Aroma of ripened, dark fruit...fig, plum, raisin. Traces of caramel and sweet earth. Beautifully goes down the gullet, medium-full bodied with a slight bite of carbonation. Oak and scotch hit first, a little bit of smoke as it returns to the dark fruits, some cherry this time, notes of chocolate and toffee. Very well made, easy to drink for 10% too.


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