Harviestoun Brewery Wheesht Ruby Alcohol Free Ale (0.0% ABV)
0.0% ABV, 100% FBV (flavour by volume) and yes, they did make that up. A dark ruby ale rich in flavours of chocolate, biscuit and dried fruit. The velvety, smooth mouthfeel and lingering bitterness will have you doubting the zero alcohol claim, but believe. Its name Wheesht, from the old Scottish slang for quiet!
A proud, family-run business, their Chairmen Sandy Orr and Donald MacDonald champion a dedication to the craft that produces award-winning, natural brews made using the finest ingredients and purest Scottish water from the heart of the untamed Scottish Highlands. They are very proud to be one of the most awarded breweries in the UK.
As defined by governmental guidelines ow sugar means the drink contains less than 2.5g of sugar per 100mls. Products with a higher sugar content cause a spike in insulin and we react by storing more carbs as fat. You may also notice that although lower in sugar there is some carbs, this is usually more complex forms of sugar such as starches and fibre and the body uses these for energy.