Learn more about the Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy style of beer.


Mar 7, 2017 ... What exactly is that ultra-dark, super malty Scotch Ale that my local craft brewery has on tap? We're here to let you in on what Scotch Ale really is.


Scotch Ale was the name given to a strong pale ale from Edinburgh in the 19th century. This was typical of the strong pale ales brewed in Britain at that time ...


Jul 30, 2018 ... Scotland has two traditional styles of ale: Scottish and Scotch. Learn the difference between these two dark beers and how they compare to ...


Jan 20, 2017 ... Unraveling Scotland's gift in a bottle -- and it's not scotch. The wee heavy is your next favorite dark ale.


The Oxford Companion to Beer Definition of Scotch ale.


Jan 1, 2009 ... Sometimes called simply Scotch ale (distinguishing them from the plainer Scottish ales) or wee heavy, they have gained some favor among ...


Fermented at cooler temperatures than most ales, and with ... House Ale, Belhaven Wee Heavy, McEwan's Scotch Ale, ...


If you're not familiar with Scotch Ales as a beer style, they're all about malt sweetness and smoke (at least in the US). This has lead to a common misconception ...