RYE RIVER Rye River Scoatch Wee Heavy 50Cl 10%


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Indulge in the rich tapestry of flavours offered by Rye River Brewing Company's Scotach Wee Heavy. This Scotch Ale is a testament to the brewery's craftsmanship, boasting a decadent blend of malt complexity, a warming alcohol presence, and the luxurious touch of barrel ageing. Savour the delightful hints of shortbread and marzipan, complemented by the sweet allure of cherry overtones. The full-bodied nature of this ale is perfectly balanced by the ex-cherry bitters and rye whiskey barrels, which impart a unique character to the beer. This Wee Heavy is not just a drink; it's a journey through Scotland's brewing heritage, tailored for those who appreciate a robust and heart-warming ale.

Beer Type: Scotch Ale/Wee Heavy

ABV: 10%

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Embark on a sensory expedition with Rye River Brewing Company's Scotach Wee Heavy, a Scottish Ale that encapsulates the essence of Scotland's rich brewing tradition. This Wee Heavy is a celebration of malt, a warm embrace of alcohol, and a masterpiece of barrel-aging artistry.

Tasting Notes:

  • Appearance: The Scotach Wee Heavy pours a deep, mahogany hue, reminiscent of the Scottish highlands at dusk. Its thick, creamy head is the crowning glory of this regal brew.

  • Aroma: As you bring the glass closer, the aroma beckons with indulgent waves of marzipan and cherry, evoking a festive fruitcake. The scent of shortbread provides a comforting base, while the rye whiskey barrels lend a spicy, spirited edge.

  • Flavour: Each sip reveals layers of complexity. The malt depth unfolds with notes of caramel and toasted bread, while the cherry overtones dance on the palate. The ex-cherry bitters contribute a subtle tartness, beautifully complementing the sweetness.

  • Mouthfeel: Full-bodied and velvety, the Scotach Wee Heavy has a mouthfeel that's as luxurious as a well-worn tartan blanket. The warming alcohol presence is assertive yet refined, never overwhelming, but always comforting.

Rye River Brewing Company, known for their dedication to quality and innovation, has crafted this Wee Heavy with meticulous attention to detail. The use of ex-cherry bitters and rye whiskey barrels is a stroke of genius, imparting a character that is both complex and harmonious.

This Wee Heavy is not just a beverage; it's a narrative of craftsmanship and heritage. It's a beer that demands to be savoured slowly, with each sip revealing more of its story. It's a fitting tribute to the Scottish ales of yore, yet it stands proudly in the modern craft beer landscape.

Perfect for a cold evening or as a companion to hearty meals, the Scotach Wee Heavy is versatile in its pairings. It complements the richness of roasted meats, the sweetness of caramel desserts, and stands up to the bold flavours of aged cheeses.

In conclusion, the Rye River Scotch Wee Heavy is a liquid ode to the art of brewing. It's a beer that transcends the ordinary, offering an experience that is as unforgettable as it is flavourful. Whether you're a connoisseur or a casual enthusiast looking to broaden your palate, this Wee Heavy is a must-try.

So why wait? Purchase online or in-store now and immerse yourself in the opulence of Rye River's Scotach Wee Heavy – a beer that truly embodies the spirit of Scotland.


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