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Barley Wine



A Barley Wine is a strong, top-fermenting ale, with an alcohol content of at least 9% and up to 13% (or more) by volume. Hops may be hardly noticeable at all or very noticeable. Sip them out of a glass that will concentrate the aroma, such as a snifter. Barley wines often pair well with desserts. Includes Wheat Wines.

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Name Ratings  Score   
1Midnight Sun M  R  
Midnight Sun Brewing Company
Anchorage, Alaska
 137  4.28 Find
2Hair of the Dog Dave  R  
Hair of the Dog Brewing Company
Portland, Oregon
 116  4.26 Find
3Dragoon Lazarus 
Dragoon Brewing Company
Tucson, Arizona
 17  4.25 Find
4Goose Island King Henry  R  
Goose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)
Chicago, Illinois
 348  4.24 Find
5Hill Farmstead Aaron  R  
Hill Farmstead Brewery
Greensboro, Vermont
 69  4.17 Find
6Lost Abbey The Angels Share - Bourbon Barrel 
Port Brewing Co / The Lost Abbey
San Marcos, California
 940  4.15 Find
7Flossmoor Station Wooden Hell  R  
Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery
Flossmoor, Illinois
 187  4.14 Find
8AleSmith Old Numbskull - Bourbon Barrel Aged 
AleSmith Brewing Company
San Diego, California
 658  4.13 Find
9Goose Island Bourbon County Barleywine 
Goose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)
Chicago, Illinois
 648  4.11 Find
10Fremont Brew 1000 
Fremont Brewing Company
Seattle, Washington
 37  4.11 Find
11Lost Abbey The Angels Share Grand Cru 
Port Brewing Co / The Lost Abbey
San Marcos, California
 243  4.09 Find
12Firestone Walker Sucaba 
Firestone Walker Brewing (Duvel Moortgat)
Paso Robles, California
 877  4.09 Find
13Baladin Xyauy Barrel 
Le Baladin
Piozzo, Italy
 167  4.08 Find
14Baladin X-Fum (Lapsang Souchong)  R  
Le Baladin
Piozzo, Italy
 97  4.07 Find
15Three Floyds Behemoth 
Three Floyds Brewing Company
Munster, Indiana
 1192  4.07 Find
16Hair of the Dog Fred from the Wood 
Hair of the Dog Brewing Company
Portland, Oregon
 781  4.07 Find
17Barley Johns Rosies Ale 
Barley Johns Brew Pub
New Brighton, Minnesota
 28  4.05 Find
18Samuel Adams Utopias 
Boston Beer Company
Boston, Massachusetts
 969  4.05 Find
19Emelisse White Label Barley Wine (Heaven Hill BA) 
Brouwerij Emelisse
Kamperland, Netherlands
 134  4.05 Find
20Cigar City / Swamp Head Church on a Hill - Cognac Barrel Aged   R  
Cigar City Brewing
Tampa, Florida
 93  4.04 Find
21Anchorage A Deal With The Devil Barleywine 
Anchorage Brewing Company
Anchorage, Alaska
 207  4.04 Find
22Bells Batch 6000 Ale  R  
Bells Brewery
Galesburg, Michigan
 447  4.03 Find
23Baladin Xyauy Fum (Islay Whisky) 
Le Baladin
Piozzo, Italy
 101  4.03 Find
24AleSmith Old Numbskull 
AleSmith Brewing Company
San Diego, California
 1471  4.03 Find
25Lervig Brewers Reserve Barley Wine Aged in Bourbon Barrels (13%) 
Lervig Aktiebryggeri
Stavanger, Norway
 201  4.02 Find



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