Belhaven Wee Heavy (500ml Bottle)
Belhaven Wee Heavy has a rich deep flavour. A beer to be sipped, savoured and fully respected.
Appearance is dark mahogany in colour with a healthy off-white head. The aroma is sweet with malts and dark fruits. The taste is complex - rich in dark fruits, nutty with a slight smoky flavour.
English Strong Ale
Malty, with complex fruity esters. Some oxidative notes are acceptable, akin to those found in port or sherry. Hop aromas not usually present, due to extended age. Medium amber to very dark red-amber color. Malty and usually sweet. Alcoholic strength should be evident, though not overwhelming. Medium to full body alcohol should contribute some warmth. An ale of significant alcoholic strength, though usually not as strong or rich as barleywine. Usually tilted toward a sweeter, more malty balance. Often regarded as winter warmers, and often released as seasonal beers.