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Avery The Reverend (Bourbon Barrel)
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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.67/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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Various bourbon barrels, including: Reverend aged in a Buffalo Trace Eagle Rare Whiskey barrel acquired from the West End Tavern in Boulder. Reverend aged in George Dickel bourbon barrels for three months.


2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Argentine (14) - Walla Walla, Washington, USA - SEP 23, 2009
UPDATED: OCT 22, 2009 Avery tap room 9/22/09. Aroma; sour cider. Taste; sour peaches, astringent/ dry teabag, sour mash whiskey. (Avery’s only disappointment besides the Kaiser???)

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
That1Guy (1942) - Greeley, Colorado, USA - FEB 20, 2009
Crushed with Jakebra on tap at the brewery. Cool combination. Regular Reverend was aight, bourbonized is badass. Very subtle bourbon notes enhance everything about this brew. Very smooth mouthfeel. Pretty awesome.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
3fourths (8194) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - OCT 10, 2008
2008 GABF week @ Avery. Slightly hazy honey gold color. Nose is honey and candy sugar with an Irish whiskey-like note, not the typical bourbon character but something more like Bushmills... unfortunately, a lot of the Belgian qualities of the Reverend are muted by the barrel aging, and the whole thing comes across as a mildly boozy fruit, honey, tea and whiskey experience. Body is medium to thin, little to no yeast noticed... overall a bit of a disappointment.


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