Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Beer of the Week: Claymore Scotch Ale

Posted By on Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 6:27 PM

It's not a local beer, but it's AVAILABLE locally, it's from the American West and it's good.

Better than caber toss.
  • Better than caber toss.

In case you're not up on your Scottish vernacular, a claymore is a medieval two-handed longsword.

While it didn't take two hands to hoist this 7.7% ABV brew, the Great Divide Brewing Co. beer does have heft. It's said to be a tribute to the "Wee Heavy," a charming term that refers to Scotch strong ales. Malty and sweet—a nice winter choice.

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