Baird My Wee Scottish Light Ale

Formerly brewed at Baird Brewing Co.
Numazu, Shizuoka, Japan
3% Scotch Ale | 1 Rating | Summer Seasonal |
The busy bees at Baird Brewing proudly announce the debut of another first ever Baird Classic Beer Series seasonal brew - My Wee Scottish Light Ale. Lightly reddish-tan in color and sporting a tightly latticed head of snow-white foam, Baird My Wee Scottish Light Ale is a perfect warm weather libation. It manages to be both satisfyingly quenching and pleasurably satiating. The aroma is a sweetly malty one with bready and buscuity notes that are leavened by a soft and spritely fruitiness. In the mouth, flavors reminscent of toffee, nuts and corn bread that is smattered with honey predominate. The finish is vanishingly sweet. At a mere 3.0% ABV, My Wee Scottish Light Ale is the ultimate session beer

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Aroma is one of beer's most complex features. Aroma is propelled by lively CO2 and dampened by pillowy heads - especially nitrogen foam.

Malt
caramel bread hay cereal chocolate coffee nuts toast roasty

Hops
resin floral grass spruce citrus herbs

Yeast/Bacteria
dough barnyard cheese basement aromas leather earthy leaves

Other
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Appearance is how a beer appeals to the eye and includes notes on color, the liquid's visual texture and the head -- the beer's foam top.

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