• Wee Heavy
  • Wee Heavy

    I really wanted the wee heavy to have some crazy history, but sadly it doesn’t. The name “Wee Heavy” just means “small strong”. The style however does seem to be based on a single commercial beer: Fowler’s Wee Heavy. Or it’s proper name, Fowler’s Twelve Guinea Ale. Fowler’s Twelve Guinea Ale means that a hogshead of the beer sold for 12 guineas (£12 12/-, £12.60 in new money). […]